Professor Ellie Fossey

Name: Ellie Fossey

Researcher Profile


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), 2009, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, Melbourne, Australia.
Master of Science (Health Psychology) (MSc), 1993, City University, London, England.
Diploma of the College of Occupational Therapists (DipCOT), 1980, United Kingdom

Title in Occupational Therapy Department: Professor and Head of Department

Phone number: +613 9904 4225

Professor Ellie Fossey is a registered Occupational Therapist whose academic and professional career spans undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, curriculum development and research in occupational therapy and in mental health at universities in England and Australia, and professional practice principally in community mental health settings.

Other positions:

Adjunct Professor, Living with Disability Research Centre, La Trobe University

Honorary Research Fellow, Psychosocial Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne

Research Interests and Publications