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Assoc Professor Catherine Blake

Assoc Professor

Catherine Blake

Associate Professor
School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science
01 716 6525
University College Dublin, School of Public Health Physiotherapy and Sports Science, Health Sciences Centre Belfield Dublin 4

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN APPOINTMENTS

  • Deputy Head
    University College Dublin, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sport Science, Ireland1 Sep 2014
  • Senior Lecturer / Assoc Prof
    University College Dublin, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, Ireland1 Oct 2009 - 30 Aug 2014
  • Deputy Head
    University College Dublin, School of Physiotherapy and Performance Science, Ireland1 Oct 2007 - 30 Sep 2009
  • Head of Teaching and Learning
    University College Dublin, School of Physiotherapy and Performance Science, Ireland1 Oct 2007 - 30 Sep 2009

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Deputy Head of School of Physiotherapy & Performance Science - Sep. 2007 to date. Head of Teaching & Learning March 2008 to date
    University College Dublin, Head of School of Physiotherapy & Performance Science30 Dec 1999
  • College Lecturer
    University College Dublin School of Physiotherapy, Ireland1 Oct 1996 - 30 Aug 2005
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    St. Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland9 Jul 1990 - 4 Feb 1994
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    St. Vincent's University Hospital Dublin30 Dec 1999
  • Deputy Head, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sport Science
    University College Dublin1 Sep 2014
  • Head, UCD School of Physiotherapy and Performance Science
    University College Dublin1 Sep 2005 - 1 Oct 2007
  • Head, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine
    University College Dublin1 Mar 2005 - 1 Sep 2005

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    St Josephs Hospital, Dublin30 Dec 1999
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    Beachside Physiotherapy Clinic, Sydney30 Dec 1999
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    St George Hospital, Sydney30 Dec 1999
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    Hornsby Ku-RingGai Hsopital Sydney30 Dec 1999
  • Clinical Physiotherapist
    Guys Hospital, London30 Dec 1999

DEGREES

  • BPhysio
    University College Dublin
  • MCSP
    -
  • MISCP
    -
  • MMedSc
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    University College Dublin
  • Cert of CPD Univ Teaching & Learning
    University College Dublin
  • Certificate
    University College Dublin
  • H Dip Statistics
    University College Dublin
  • MA
    University College Dublin

CERTIFICATIONS

  • University Certificate: Introduction to Rasch Measurement Theory
    Murdoch University, Perth, Australia2005
    Formal University Course in Faculty of Education. Enrolled for one semester. Certificate awarded on successful completion of examinations.
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods and Statistics
    University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland2003
    Formal postgraduate course in UCD School of Mathematics. Enrolled for one year. Awarded certificate on successful completion of examinations.
  • Certificate information and Computing Technology
    University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland2001
    Formal course in ICT for Teaching and Learning.

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

  • Item Response Theory and Computer Adaptive Testing
    University of Cambridge, Psychometrics Centre, Department of Psychology, Cambridge, United Kingdom2015 - 2015
    Psychometrics and Measurement Science
  • Intermediate Course in Rasch Analysis Methods
    University of Leeds, Academic Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Leeds, United Kingdom2006 - 2006
    Psychometrics and Measurement Science
  • Introductory Course in Rasch Analysis Methods
    University of Leeds, Academic Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Leeds, United Kingdom2004 - 2004
    Psychometrics and Measurement Science