Elise Copeland

Lecturer / AUT Smokefree Champion

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext7122

Email: elise.copeland@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:
Room AA204, AUT North Shore Campus, 90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote, Auckland, New Zealand

Postal Address:

A-11, AUT North Shore Campus,
Department of Occupational Science and Therapy
School of Rehabilitation & Occupation Studies
Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences
Private Bag 92006, Auckland 1142, New Zealand



Memberships and Affiliations:

Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand
Journal of Occupational Science
British Journal of Occupational Therapy
New Zealand Assocoation of Occupational Therapists

Teaching Areas:

BHSc (Occupational Therapy) Undergraduate 

  • Creating Enabling Environments
  • Enabling Systems Change
  • Promoting Occupational Justice and Participation
  • Rehabilitation and Participation

Current Research Projects:

Elise Copeland, Clare Hocking, Jenni Mace - Promoting universal design in public buildings: An action research study of community participation (2012)


Copeland, E., Charlton, N. & Mace, J. (2012, August). Universal design project. Poster presented at the Interprofessional Health Studies Poster Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.

Copeland, E., Hocking, C. & Mace, J. (2012, June). Promoting universal design in public buildings: An action research study of community participation. Universal design 2012: Public Space: Inspire, challenge, and empower. Conference presentation, Oslo, Norway.


Gender & Diversity Research Group 2012 Postgraduate Student Research Grant
Auckland University of Technology Faculty Contestable Travel Grant (2012)

Last updated: 11-Feb-2013 1.00pm

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