Ryan Jacobson

Ryan Jacobson, PT, DPT, PCS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy



The university’s doctor of physical therapy program hired Ryan Jacobson as a clinical assistant professor of physical therapy, working on a half-time basis, beginning in 2014. He served as an adjunct in the DPT program in 2013-14, and from 2012 to 2014 worked as a pediatric rehab supervisor (2013-14) and pediatric therapist lead (2012-13) with Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children in Portland. He previously worked as an inpatient physical therapist at Providence St. Vincent Hospital in Portland (2011-12) and as a program supervisor with PRIDE for Kids in Vancouver, Wash. (2005-11). 

Jacobson earned a doctor of physical therapy degree (2004), a master’s degree in PT (2000) and a bachelor’s degree in natural sciences/physics (1997) from the University of Puget Sound.