Linda R. Struckmeyer, PhD, OTR/L

Linda Struckmeyer photoClinical Assistant Professor
OTD Capstone Coordinator

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Biography

Linda Struckmeyer, PhD, OTR/L is Clinical Assistant Professor, Academic Fieldwork Coordinator and Capstone Coordinator, Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions. Dr. Struckmeyer  joined the University of Florida in 2008 as an adjunct faculty member in the Masters of Occupational Therapy program. She received her B.S. in occupational therapy from Washington University in 1982 and her M.A.& PhD from Texas Women’s University in 2004 and 2016, respectively. Dr. Struckmeyer has a specialty certificate in School-Based Occupational Therapy and was a certified Assistive Technology Professional for 13 years. Throughout her career, she has worked in home health care, school districts, head start, skilled nursing facilities, acute care, psych and outpatient. Her current research is in home modifications and aging in place, including the home assessment of persons with dementia and their caregivers. In addition to her responsibilities at University of Florida, she enjoys reading, quilting and volunteering in community activities.