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Lisa Dorsey, Ph.D., M.B.A., PT

Associate Professor
Physical Therapy and Athletic Training


  • Leadership-Women & Power-Certificate, Harvard-Kennedy School
  • Ph.D. in Educational Policy & Administration, University of Minnesota
  • Master of Business Administration, Saint Louis University
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Saint Louis University

Research Interests

Dr. Dorsey has two primary areas of research focus. The first centers around women in the workplace. And the second area centers around education including outcomes in physical therapy education, student success, educational administration, and student retention and persistence.

Professional Organizations and Associations

  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Society
  • National Woman's Professional Association
  • Alpha Eta Society - Saint Louis University Chapter
  • Missouri Physical Therapy Association
  • Minnesota Physical Therapy Association 
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) 
  • Missouri Physical Therapy Association