Dr Susan Coulson PhD (Physio) Syd '05 M App Sc (Ex & Sport Sc) Syd '96 B App Sc (Physio) Cumberland '84

Representing: Health Sciences

Dr Susan Coulson joined the Alumni Council in September 2007. She is a lecturer in the Discipline of Physiotherapy and a clinician/researcher working with problems in the head and neck region.

Susan has been associated with the University of Sydney since 1980, when she began her undergraduate degree in Physiotherapy. In the 1990s she completed a research Masters Degree in Exercise and Sports Science, and from 2000 conducted research for a PhD in Physiotherapy.

Her main research interest is in the physiotherapy management of disorders of the facial nerve, an area in which she has worked clinically for the past 15 years. To this end, she has established a Facial Nerve Laboratory based at the Faculty of Health Sciences.