College Welcomes New Chair of the Department of Health Professions
Beginning August 15, 2013, Dr. Richard Segal, PT, PhD, will assume the position of Chair, Department of Health Professions in the College of Health Professions.
Dr. Segal joins CHP after serving in faculty and administrative positions at Emory University and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Since 2005, he has been Director and Professor, Division of Physical Therapy, Department of Allied Health Sciences in the School of Medicine at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill since 2005. In 2011, he was also named co-Interim Director, University of North Carolina - North Carolina State University Biomedical Engineering, Rehabilitation Engineering Center.
Dr. Segal has extensive experience as a clinician, educator, researcher, academic administrator and mentor. These varied experiences will enable him to work with faculty and administrators in building a nationally visible program of scholarship and achieving national distinction in education, research and service.
We are pleased to welcome Dr. Richard Segal to the College of Health Professions.