Old Dominion University (Norfolk, VA, USA) has doctoral research assistantships available for the Kinesiology & Rehabilitation PhD program​ beginning in Fall 2024. The doctoral assistantships provide in-state tuition coverage and stipend.

The PhD in Kinesiology & Rehabilitation at ODU is designed for students with a kinesiology/exercise science background as well as rehabilitation professionals (athletic trainers, occupational therapists, physical therapists or speech/language pathologists) who are interested in becoming leaders, teachers and scholars in their respective fields. This inter-professional program features faculty from across the College of Health Sciences. The curriculum's core has a focus on motor control and motor learning as applied to mobility, rehabilitation, daily functional activities, communication and swallowing in individuals with and without physical or neurologic impairments.

For further information about the PhD, faculty, and research areas, go to: https://www.odu.edu/ptat/phd-kinesiology-rehabilitation

Highly motivated students who are interested in developing their research skills are encouraged to apply. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their application with individual faculty members in their area of interest.

For further information contact:

Ryan McCann, PhD, ATC, CSCS
Associate Professor

Co-Director, PhD in Kinesiology and Rehabilitation
School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Old Dominion University
2134B Health Sciences Building
Norfolk, VA 23529
E-mail: rmccann@odu.edu
Tel. 757-683-6131​