Our Mission

John Scholz (P.T., Ph.D., University of Connecticut)



Professor, Physical Therapy
307 McKinly Lab 

Research Interests

  • Motor Control
  • Motor Learning
  • Stroke Rehabilitation

Mentoring In

  • Motor Control/Behavior


  • Sept., 1983-Dec., 1986: Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Experimental Psychology: Motor Control. 
  • 1981-1983: The University of Connecticut, Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, Developmental Psychobiology.
  • 1976-1978: M.A., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C. 
  • 1972-1973: The University of Pennsylvania School of Allied Medical Professions, Philadelphia, PA.  Certificate in Physical Therapy.
  • 1968-1971: West Chester State College, West Chester, PA.  B.S. in Health Education.
  • 1967-1968: The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA.  Major: Education. 

Honors & Awards

  • 13th Annual Eugence Michels Researcher's Forum Lecturer, American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, San Antonio, TX. Feb. 1993.
  • Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association, June 2011.