Students may apply for assistantships, which provide a stipend and a tuition scholarship for the PhD program.

Assistantships are available on a competitive basis and based upon availability of funds. They also complement your learning experiences by providing the opportunity to apply the skills and knowledge you have gained.

Rehabilitation Science PhD Program

The department offers a limited number of graduate assistantships which generally provide a stipend and cover tuition. Assistantships are awarded on a competitive basis, based upon availability of funds. Graduate assistants are expected to work 20 hours a week. You should indicate your interest in financial aid in the appropriate section of the application (the Graduate Assistantship Statement). You will also be encouraged to pursue external funding for your research efforts.

Contact the PhD program director more information.

Nadine M. Fisher.

30 Kimball

Phone: (716) 829-6724

Fax: (716) 829-3217

Clinical Associate Professor
Director, Rehabilitation Physiology Laboratory
Director, Rehabilitation Science PhD Program
Department of Rehabilitation Science
School of Public Health and Health Professions
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences