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PhD opportunities

Our team welcomes applications from PhD students, below are some sample project areas:

  • Managing later life widowhood and caregiving, the role of family, friends and community.
  • Life engagement for people living with dementia.
  • Community engagement to tackle loneliness, social exclusion and occupational deprivation.
  • Moving and handling, seating and positioning, and pressure relief to increase functional performance and independence.
  • Work and vocational rehabilitation, the role of occupational therapists.
  • Occupational balance and wellbeing using social media.
  • Use of the built environment to support occupational participation.