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PhD Program Directory Related to Physical Therapy (PT PhDs)

PhD Program List

Neuromotor Science

  • Combined DPT-PhD Program Available: False
  • Must be a PT to enroll: False
  • Area(s) of Focus: Graduates are prepared to advance science in neuromotor processes including assessment and evaluation of movement, understanding of neuromotor function and integration and its impact on movement on health, functioning and disability, and contributing to the development of interventions to improve human movement – particularly posture and locomotor control and function across the lifespan.
  • Program Director: Carole A Tucker PT, PhD, W. Geoffrey Wright, PhD
  • Website: http://cph.temple.edu/pt/home
  • Program Email: carole.tucker@temple.edu, wrightw@temple.edu
  • Avg. time to Degree (yrs): 5
  • Students Enrolled (total): 13
  • Typical # Admitted / yr: 3
  • Program Format (e.g. full-time, part-time or either): Either
  • PhD Program Structure: Program is adminstered by more than one department - PT program is a member of the administrative group
  • Policy for Funding of Part Time PhD Students: Tuition, fees, and stipend usually covered, but not guaranteed
  • Policy for Funding Part Time Explanation:
  • Policy for Funding of Full Time PhD Student: Tuition and fees usually covered, but not guaranteed
  • Policy for Funding Full Time Explanation:

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