Faculty and Staff

Faculty of the Physical Therapy department



Dr. Dale
R. Barry Dale, PT, DPT, PhD, MBA, ATC, OCS, SCS, CSCS
Department Chair;

Orthopedic, Sports, Kinesiology


Dr. Cahanin
Richie Cahanin, PT, PhD
Assistant Professor


Dr. Jordan
Kelly Jordan, PT, DPT, NTMTC
Director of Clinical Education;
Assistant Professor

Pediatrics, Integumentary



Dr. Saale
Blair Saale, PT, DPT, NCS
Assistant Director of Clinical Education;
Assistant Professor

Neurologic Clinical Specialist, Soft Tissue Mobilization, Neuromuscular PT Examination and Intervention, Neuropathology


Dr. Warren
Preston Warren, DPT, MD
Assistant Professor


Dr. White
Laura White
Assistant Professor


Associated Faculty

Dr. Shokolenko
Inna Shokolenko, PhD
Associate Professor
Human Anatomy, Neuroscience


Part-Time Faculty

Dr. Mayfield
Jocelyn Mayfield, PT, DPT, OTR
Adjunct Instructor
Pediatric Physical Therapy


Dr. Stewart
Christina Stewart, PT, DPT, OCS
Adjunct Instructor
PT Skills, Musculoskeletal PT


Dr. Thames
Cheryl Thames, PT, DPT, PCS
Adjunct Instructor
Pediatric Physical Therapy


Dr. Waldhelm
Andy Waldhelm, PT, PhD, SCS, CSCS
Adjunct Instructor
Orthopedics, Sports, Research Methods, Pathophysiology


Emeritus Faculty

Dr. Fell
Dennis Fell, PT, MD
Professor Emeritus
Pathophysiology & Neuroscience
Neurology PT Examination & Intervention


Dr. Gray
Charles Gray, DPT
Associate Professor Emeritus
Functional Anatomy


Dr. Kennedy
Elizabeth 'Elisa' Kennedy, PT, PhD, PCS
Associate Professor Emeritus
Human Development, Pediatrics


Dr. Wall
James C. Wall, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Gait Analysis


Visiting Faculty

Dr. Han
JinTae Han, PT PhD
Visiting International Professor 2016
From Kyungsung University Physical Therapy Dept
in Busan, South Korea


Dr. Kim
Dr. Kyoung Kim
Visiting International Professor 2012
From Daegu University Physical Therapy Program
in Daegu, South Korea



Jennifer Patterson
Jennifer Patterson
Admissions Secretary


Angela Smith
Angela Smith
Secretary V