Phillipa Coan is an accomplished academic and the second wife of English actor, Jude Law.
Phillipa Coan was born in 1987 in London, England.
After completing her General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) and A levels which are somewhat equivalent to American high school studies, Coan decided to continue her studies.
She then enrolled at the University of Birmingham for her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2004. Coan graduated with first-class with honors from Birmingham in 2007.
Phillipa Coan then went on to complete her Master’s degree in organizational psychology with distinction from the City, University of London.
She attended the campus from 2007 to 2008. Further, In 2010, she enrolled at the University of Leeds to pursue her doctorate program in organizational psychology and behavior change. She completed her Ph.D. in 2014.
Apart from these, she has also received a practitioner diploma in executive coaching and certification in systemic team coaching from the Academy of Executive Coaching in 2018.
Coan began her career working as a visiting lecturer inn the University of Birmingham.
She served at the institute of occupational and environmental medicine department from April 2009 to December 2010. During her tenure, she gave lectures on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy that formed the part of a course titled ‘Workplace Mental Health’.
Alongside her job as a lecturer, Phillipa also worked as an associate consultant psychologist in Work Psychology Group Limited.
She worked there for three years from January 2009 to January 2012. There she performed tasks like conducting job analysis, developing competency frameworks, designing e-learning tools, delivery of behavior change workshops, and many more.