Kirsten Wilbur, Ed.D., OTR/L

Clinical Associate Professor, School of Occupational Therapy

Kristen Wilbur



Ms. Wilbur has been a practicing occupational therapist for 23 years, and Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for the Occupational Therapy Program for the past three years. Ms. Wilbur has conducted research on the effect of occupational therapy on food intake, satisfaction, and participation in group dining programs among institutionalized older adults, and has extensive knowledge in the areas of older adult rehabilitation in sub-acute and skilled nursing facilities. 

"I am a proud graduate of the University of Puget Sound Occupational Therapy Program! Puget Sound is a special place and our OT program offers a unique graduate school experience nestled among the pines on our beautiful campus. Of particular pride is our ability to offer students clinical experiences in authentic contexts as well as the individualized attention our students receive in this supportive and challenging program!"

Personal Interests
Ms. Wilbur enjoys travel, reading, camping, and fiber arts.