Dr Tatiana Rowson

Lecturer in Coaching

Dr Tatiana Rowson

Dr Tatiana Rowson

Fellow of HEA
Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour
Greenlands Campus, G21
+44 (0) 01491 418838


Dr Tatiana Rowson is a Business and Coaching Psychologist with international academic and consulting experience. Originally trained as a counselling psychologist, Tatiana worked for over 12 years in industry. Her area of practice includes executive and career coaching, executive assessment and learning and development solutions. Tatiana has acted as a consultant for high profile organisations in the UK, Brazil and the United Arab Emirates, ranging from national, international, public and private and operating in various sectors including banking and finance, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, media, energy and manufacturing. In 2014, Tatiana joined academia, where she combines her practical experience and academic knowledge in her teaching.

Tatiana is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). Her research interests are in the areas of Careers development and the Future of Work, Ageing and Wellbeing at work, and Coaching in the Context of industry 4.0.

Programme Delivery

Tatiana teaches on the Henley Certificate in Coaching and supervises masters projects from the MSc in Coaching and Behavioural Change programme. Tatiana is also the module convenor for Management Skills (MM256).


Articles and Reports

  • Rowson, T.S. (2013), Retired Academics and Professional Continuity: A Cross-cultural Comparison in Generations Review, Volume 23, Number 3, July 2013. British Society for Gerontology.

Book Chapters

  • Rowson, T.S. (2015), Transition to retirement for Expatriates in the UAE: A Psychological Perspective. In C. York Al-Karam and A. Haque (Eds) Mental Health and Psychological Practice in the United Arab Emirates. Palgrave (Oct 2015). Chapter 8. Pp.93-102
  • Schifferle, T. (2002), Aposentadoria e grupos de reflexão (Retirement and reflection groups) In T.C.G.M Negreiros (Ed), A Nova Velhice (The New Old Age) Revinter Editors. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Chapter 7 pp.89-100


  • Houldsworth, E., Rowson, T.S., and Tresidder, A. (2018). It's Not the MBA, its what YOU do with it – findings from an exploratory study into the MBA as a career development resource. Paper presented on 21st June 2018, EURAM June 2018, SIG 06 Innovation.
  • Rowson, T.S. (2014), Social Gerontology in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region context. MENA Geriatric Summit. 11 – 13 December 2014. Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center, Dubai, UAE.
  • Rowson, T.S. (2013), The transition to retirement and the desire for professional continuity at the International Psychology Conference Dubai, 1-2 November 2013.