Dr Rachitskiy is an accomplished academic and researcher. She has completed a PhD in Forensic Psychology with concentration in behaviour of adolescents within an academic environment. She has been teaching since 2007 and has developed a great passion for student motivation and positive academic experience. She has been a Director of Studies within a private higher education provider and ensured that the college has received the highest positive feedback from QAA. Her skills within quality assurance, improving student experience, and course validations have been commended by numerous external bodies. She is passionate about student success and is dedicated to positive academic experience.