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Sheri Bunyan

Experience and Interests

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy, Concordia University Wisconsin (2009-2020)

Research Interest

  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Motor performance in people with multiple sclerosis

Professional Experience

  • Physical therapist, subacute rehabilitation, Extendicare (2007-2009)
  • Physical therapist, general outpatient, subacute rehabilitation, and long term care, Aegis Therapies (2005-2007)
  • Physical therapist, general outpatient, Aurora Healthcare (2001-2005)


Professional Service

  • American Physical Therapy Association – Wisconsin, Research Committee (2018-present)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Wisconsin Representative to House of Delegates (2020-present)

Community Service

  • Port Washington-Saukville School District Foundation (2017-present)

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy
  • American Physical Therapy Association Academy of Education
  • Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers

Presentations and Publications

  • Ng, A.V., Bunyan, S., Suh, J., Hueneck, P., Gregory, T., Gambon, S., Miller, D. (2019). Ballroom dance for persons with multiple sclerosis: Feasibility and preliminary efficacy. Disability and Rehabilitation, 42(8). 1115-1121.
  • Bunyan, S., DePauw, E.M., Flanagan, A., Ng, A.V. (2018) Steadiness of submaximal isometric contractions of the ankle dorsiflexors in people with multiple sclerosis: Poster abstracts from the eighth international symposium on gait and balance in multiple sclerosis. International Journal of MS Care. 20(6), 298-299.

Fun Facts

Best advice you ever received?

Work hard and stay positive.

What do you enjoy most about teaching?

I enjoy hearing from alumni who tell me how they’ve applied concepts from their entry-level physical therapist education program in new and meaningful ways.


Sheri Bunyan
Physical Therapy - Associate Professor

B145 Science Building


Ph.D. in Exercise and Rehabilitation Science
Marquette University, 2020

Masters of Physical Therapy (M.P.T.)
St. Catherine University, 2001

B.S. in Human Physiology
Northern Michigan University, 1998