Emma Stokes is an associate professor and a Fellow of Trinity College Dublin. She teaches on the university’s entry to practice programmes in Dublin and Singapore. Her research focuses on matters related to professional practice e.g. leadership in the profession. From 2018 to 2019, she is an associate professor at Qatar University, leading the development of their new Physiotherapy education programme. She has been a member of the WCPT board since 2007 and was elected President in 2015.