Tanja Križaj

Academic profile

Dr Tanja Križaj

Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
School of Health Professions (Faculty of Health)

About Tanja

Programme Lead for MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) Programme Lecturer in Occupational Therapy Co-Chair Faculty of Health Ethics & Integrity Committee Qualitative Researcher Occupational Therapist and Occupational Scientist


Programme Lead for MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration) Programme Leading modules and teaching on BSc and MSc Occupational Therapy Programmes Personal tutor and Link tutor for students on practice placement Supervisor for BSc and MSc research projects and dissertations Currently a Director of Studies for two PhD students
I am a qualitative researcher and lecturer with 16 years’ experience in higher education, both in the UK and previously in my home country Slovenia. My current role involves leading a postgraduate programme, coordinating module teams and facilitating students’ positive overall experience. My teaching involves the theory of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Foundations for Occupational Therapy practice, Qualitative Research Methodology, Evidence-Based Practice. Integrating clinical practice and theory, I am also incorporating my clinical experience in the area of Traumatic Brain Injury and Older Adults.

Contact Tanja

InterCity Place, Plymouth Railway Station, North Road East,, Plymouth, PL4 6AB
+44 1752 587584