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2021 New Faculty Spotlights



Sept. 14, 2021 

We are pleased to announce 11 new faculty members for the 2021–22 academic year. Several of the below professors joined the School of Health Professions from MU Extension in July, so while they are not new to Mizzou, we are so excited to welcome them to our school. Click their names to learn more about their backgrounds, research interests and more.

Stephen Ball
Professor
Physical Therapy

Jo Britt-Rankin
Extension Professor
Health Sciences

Rebekah Carpenter
Assistant Teaching Professor
Physical Therapy

Karen Funkenbusch
Extension Instructor
Occupational Therapy

Kimberly Keller
Assistant Extension Professor
Health Sciences

Kristin Miller
Assistant Extension Professor
Physical Therapy & Health Sciences

Susan Mills-Gray
Extension Professor
Health Sciences

Leslie Speller-Henderson
Associate Extension Professor
Health Sciences

Jollyn Tyryfter
Assistant Extension Professor
Public Health

Kelsey Weitzel
Assistant Extension Professor
Health Sciences & Physical Therapy

Sarah Wood
Assistant Extension Professor
Health Sciences


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Stephen Ball

Professor

Jo Britt-Rankin

Jo Britt-Rankin

Extension Professor

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Rebekah Carpenter

Assistant Teaching Professor

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Karen Funkenbusch

Extension Instructor

Kimberly Keller

Kimberly Keller

Associate Teaching Professor

Kristin Miller

Kristin Miller

Assistant Extension Professor

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Leslie Speller-Henderson

Associate Extension Professor

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Jollyn Tyryfter

Assistant Extension Professor in Nutrition and Health Information

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Kelsey Weitzel

Assistant Extension Professor

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Sarah Wood

Assistant Extension Professor