Joanne J. Foss, PhD, OTR/L

Joanne Foss photoProfessor Emerita


Dr. Foss was the Program Director of Professional Programs in the Occupational Therapy Program. In this capacity she was responsible for all the administrative duties in the Masters in Occupational Therapy (MOT) program, as well as the competitive admissions process, academic retention and advising, and graduation certification. Dr. Foss instructs graduate and undergraduate classes in life span human development, and pediatric assessment and intervention. Dr. Foss has served as an investigator, author, and editor of a self-study program in Training of Occupational and Physical Therapist in Early Intervention Services (TOPSEI). Dr. Foss’ research and education interests were in professional education and training, and pediatric assessment and intervention.