Karen Gresty

Academic profile

Dr Karen Gresty

Faculty Academic Enhancement Lead
Faculty of Science and Engineering

The Global Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Karen's work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

Goal 02: SDG 2 - Zero HungerGoal 03: SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-beingGoal 04: SDG 4 - Quality EducationGoal 16: SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

About Karen

Visiting Teaching Fellow, Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Plymouth, (May 2021-2024)

Faculty Academic Enhancement Lead (August 2020- April 2021), Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Plymouth

Associate Dean Teaching & Learning (2011-2020)
Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Plymouth

Supervised Research Degrees

Matt Barlow (PhD awarded 2013)
Title: The effects of anthropometrical, physiological and environmental factors on surfing performance. 

Cathy Schofield (PhD awarded 2018)
Title: Exploring the Teaching-research Nexus in College Based and University Higher Education


Recent teaching responsibilities include biological aspects of health within the Faculty of Health on the BSc Midwifery (MID224) programme. In addition to this, I also contributed to physiology & pathology delivery and assessment (BHCS1005) on several BSc programmes within the same Faculty.  


Contact Karen

Room 013, Smeaton, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA
+44 1752 584628