Virginia Crippen

Virginia E. Koenig, OTD, OTR/L

Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Occupational Therapy

School of Health Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Adult Physical Disabilities, Gerontology, Long-Term Care Specialist


  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY (Summa Cum Laude)
  • Master of Science in Administration, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI
  • Doctor in Health Administration Candidate, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN


  • Occupational Clinical Processes: The Effect of Instructivist and Constructivist Teaching Strategies (In Progress)
  • Credentials and Skills Essential for the Job Satisfaction, Security and Marketability of Allied Health Professionals in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Settings (2004)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • AOTA Member
  • Co-Chair and Member, MOTEC-NY/NJ
  • New York City Medical Reserves Corp Member

Teaching Responsibilities

  • OT 475: OT Theory and Practice: Physical Disabilities I  Lecture/Lab
  • OT 476: OT Theory and Practice: Physical Disabilities II Lecture/Lab
  • OT 405: Gerontology
  • OT 302: Fieldwork Level II and Seminar
  • OT 402: Fieldwork Level II and Seminar
  • OT 602: Advanced Fieldwork Elective and Seminar