Jill Horbacewicz

Jill Horbacewicz, PT, MA, PhD

Chair, PT Programs (DPT, OPTR, PPDPT)
Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Department of Doctor of Physical Therapy; Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency; Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy

School of Health Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Musculoskeletal physical therapy, muscle imbalances


  • BS, PT, New York University
  • MA, Pathokinesiology, New York University
  • PhD, TUI University


Musculoskeletal/Neuromuscular assessment techniques and interventions, core values of physical therapists and physical therapy students

Professional Service

  • Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy, item writer

Memberships and Affiliations


  • APTA member, member of education section
  • Member of Academic Administrators SIG, New York Academic Administrators SIG


Teaching Responsibilities

  • HS 402 Anatomy (Palpation)
  • DPT 619 Kinesiology
  • Coordinator of DPT 664 Professional Service
  • Coordinator of HS 668 Community Service