Staff Profiles: Rebecca Pritchard

Rebecca Pritchard

Staff Profile: Rebecca Pritchard
Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Studies

Rebecca Pritchard

Rebecca Pritchard

Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Studies

Early Years and Education Studies

Rebecca has worked as a Primary School Teacher and Educational Psychologist, developing wide ranging interests in childrens development.


At the University of Gloucestershire, Rebecca is a senior lecturer in Early Childhood Studies. She has worked as an Educational Psychologist, with specialisms within the early years and autism. Her involvement in workforce development and supporting early years professionals has naturally led her to teaching on the Early Childhood Studies degree.



Award Title Institution Date
BSC (Hons) Psychology Leicester University 1998
PGCE Primary Teaching Gloucestershire College of Higher Education 1999
MEd Educational Psychology University of Bristol 2003
FHEA Higher Education Academy Felllowship University of Gloucestershire 2016

Membership of professional bodies

Chartered Psychologist

British Psychological Society


Teaching and research


Undergraduate, Postgraduate


Currently invovled in the EUMOSCHOOL Erasmus + project focusing on the role of emotional education to reduce school drop out.