Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy
KPT/JPS (PA 15597)05/29
The Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy at Lincoln University College focuses on the science of physical rehabilitation.
The Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy at Lincoln University College focuses on the science of physical rehabilitation. Candidates are prepared for a wide range of professions, and they also do research and produce papers to share their own physiotherapy discoveries. A candidate should be competent to diagnose and treat physical problems as well as educate future physiotherapists, patients, and their families by the end of the course.
For successful completion of PhD candidate should publish minimum four research articles in Scopus indexed journals, with Lincoln University College affiliation.
The program Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy will produce professionals who are eligible to:
- Impart in-depth knowledge and critical understanding of physiotherapy practice including deeper insight into current research.
- Integrate practical, communication, and interpersonal skills to conduct physiotherapy research.
- Create and analyze different digital and numeracy skills to critically evaluate physiotherapy research independently.
- Inculcate acumen in research, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
- Imbue professional ethics, social responsibility, and values of global research.
The program Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy will improve their knowledge of physiotherapy practice and research, advance their career, and give back to the field they experience. The aspirants can pursue prestigious positions as:
- Consultant / Clinical Physiotherapist
- Clinical Researcher
- Higher education lecturer
- Medical and Health Service Manager
- Independent Research and Teacher
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