Tatiana Bachkirova is Professor of Coaching Psychology and Co-Director of the International Centre for Coaching and Mentoring Studies at Oxford Brookes University. As an academic, she supervises PhD students and leads various research projects. She also runs an internationally renowned programme of Advanced Study in Coaching Supervision. As a practitioner, she supervises coaches individually and in groups. Tatiana is a recognised author, international speaker and holder of many achievement awards. She published more than 70 research articles, book chapters and books, including The Complete Handbook of Coaching (2010, 2014 and 2018), Developmental Coaching: Working with the Self (2011), The SAGE Handbook of Coaching (2017) and Coaching and Mentoring Supervision: Theory and Practice (2011 and 2021).
What inspires you?
The quality of thinking in coaches that I work with
What relationship has been most influential in your life?
If they were relationships they were all influential in different ways
What’s on your bookshelf?
Just Deserts, Daniel Dennett & Gregg D. Caruso
Beast and Man, M. Midgley
Helgoland, C. Rovelli