Gordon J. Alderink

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Associate Professor

Office Address
CHS 280

Office Phone


B.A. Biology
Hope College, Holland MI

Certificate Physical Therapy
Mayo School of Health-Related Sciences, Rochester, MN

M.S. Kinesiology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Ph.D. Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI

Physical Therapy Licensure – Michigan

Society Memberships
American Physical Therapy Association
Michigan Physical Therapy Association
Gait & Clinical Movement Analysis Society
American Society of Biomechanics
American Baseball Coaches Association
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Clinical, Academic & Research Interests
Spine manual therapy
Gait, spine, balance, and throwing biomechanics
Critical theory, history of political economy, social and ethical philosophy

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