Mary Greer, PhD, OTR/L is pleased to be joining the faculty at Pacific University this September as an academic fieldwork coordinator and assistant professor. Her primary responsibility will be overseeing clinical education of students during level II fieldwork rotations. Dr. Greer has been involved in fieldwork education for over 20 years in her previous position as academic fieldwork coordinator at. A. T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. She has clinical experience in the areas of adult and child mental health and has worked with children with severe disabilities in school settings.
Dr. Greer has a PhD in curriculum and instruction from Arizona State University, a master's degree in management of public services from DePaul University and a degree in occupational therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
"I am very excited to begin working at Pacific University with such a diverse and experienced group of faculty. The foundation of the fieldwork program is very solid and innovative. I look forward to building on the strengths of the existing fieldwork program, to meeting fieldwork educators in the community who are committed to our OT students and to forging ahead with new opportunities for student growth."