Leadership RRCD Leadership Director / Principal Investigator Kenneth Ottenbacher, PhD, OTR, Professor & Director, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, UTMB Co-Deputy Director James Gordon, EdD, PT, Associate Dean and Chair, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, USC Co-Deputy Director Krista Vandenborne, PhD, PT, Professor & Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, UF Associate Program Director Grace Baranek, PhD, OTR/L, Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, USC Associate Program Director Sherrilene Classen, PhD, MPH, Professor & Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy, UF Associate Program Director Elizabeth Protas, PhD, PT, Professor & Dean, School of Health Professions, UTMB Recruitment and Evaluation Officer Mark Bishop, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, UF Program Administrator Beth Cammarn, CRA, Sr. Administrative Manager, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, UTMB Program Support Tasha Hsu, Contracts & Grants Coordinator, Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, USC Program Support Matthew Lakich, MS, Research Coordinator, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, UTMB Program Support Laura Quintana, Coordinator, Admissions and Student Services, Department of Physical Therapy, UF Internal Steering Committee & External Advisory Board An Internal Steering Committee & External Advisory Board consists of senior rehabilitation scientists, center directors and physical and occupational therapy leaders from the K12 institutions and other academic institutions. The Steering Committee and Advisory Board will review the RRCD Program annually and will play a prominent role in the recruitment of scholars and identifying/negotiation of academic positions nationwide in Phase 2. Please NoteWe are not accepting applications for scholar positions at this time. The RRCD program is in its final year of funding and our renewal is under review. Please check back in April/May, 2017.