PhD Graduates

Seok Hun (Huny) Kim, PhD, PT (2005)
Assistant Professor
School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southern Florida, Tampa, Fla.

Muhammed Al-Jarrah, PhD, PT (2006) (LinkedIn profile)
Associate Professor and Chair
Physiotherapy Department, Institute of Applied Technology, Fatima College of Health Sciences (FCHS)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Associate Professor
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology
Irbid, Jordan

• Read how Al-Jarrah is changing health care and physical therapy education in the United Arab Emirates

Marcio Santos, PhD, PT (2006) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Emmanuel B. John, PhD, PT (2006) (LinkedIn profile)
Associate Professor
College of Health and Human Services, Radford University, Roanoke, Va.

Kevin McIntire, PhD (2006) (LinkedIn profile)
Health Research Science Specialist
VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, Calif.

Mukul Mukherjee, PhD, PT (2006) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Director and Research Associate
Nebraska Biomechanics Core Facility, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Neb.

Marcie Swift, PhD, PT (2007) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy Education, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Mo.

Raj Loganathan, PhD, PT (2007) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Andrew Lab, Department of Cell Biology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.

Eric Vidoni, PhD, PT (2008; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center
Assistant Director
University of Kansas Alzheimer's Disease Center, Kansas City, Kan.

Catherine F. Siengsukon, PhD, PT (2008; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Neena Sharma, PhD, PT, CMPT (2008)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Sandra A. Billinger, PhD, PT, FAHA (2008) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Benjamin Y. Tseng, PhD, MS, MA (2009) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
UT Southwestern Medical Center and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, Texas

Kendra Gagnon, PhD, PT (2009) (LinkedIn profile)
Associate Professor
Department of Physical Therapy Education, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Mo.

Kevin Farmer, PhD (2010) (LinkedIn profile)
Medical Analyst
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, Kansas City, Mo.

Natalia Loskutova, MD, PhD (2011; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Director of Evaluation, National Research Network
American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kan.

Stephen D. Jernigan, PhD, PT (2011) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Bin Deng, PhD (2011) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Ma.

Ming Xu, PhD (2011) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kogod Center on Aging, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Lisa VanHoose, PhD, PT, CLT-LANA, WC (2011) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Han-Hung Huang (Floyd), PhD, PT (2011)
Assistant Professor
Department of Nursing and Rehabilitation Science, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas

Mariko Nishibe, PhD (2012; Honors)
Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Neuroscience, Graduate School of Medicine/Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences
Osaka University, Japan

Dave Burnett, PhD, RRT, AE-C (2013) (LinkedIn profile)
Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Director (faculty bio)
KU Department of Respiratory Care Education, Kansas City, Kan.

Alham Al-Sharman, PhD, PT (2013)
Assistant Professor
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology
Irbid, Jordan

Ali Bani-Ahmed, PhD, PT (2013)

Saddam F Kanaan, PhD, PT (2013; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology
Irbid, Jordan

Rupali Rupali, PhD, PT (2013)
Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Sciences, The Sage Colleges, Troy, N.Y.

Lezi E, PhD (2013; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

Jessica Witherspoon, DPT, PhD (2014) (LinkedIn profile)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Laboratory of Congenital Myopathy, Muscle Disease Unit, Tissue Injury Branch
National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

Jason Rucker, PhD, PT (2014; Honors) (LinkedIn profile)
Clinical Assistant Professor (faculty bio)
KU Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, Kansas City, Kan.

Tarang K. Jain, PT, DPT, PhD (2014) (LinkedIn profile)
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Ariz.

Last modified: Aug 25, 2014

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