Michael D. Ross, D.H.S.c., was named assistant professor of physical therapy. Some of Dr. Ross’s recent faculty appointments include director of the U.S. Air Force Medicine Training Programs, Medical Education and Training Campus, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; graduate program director and associate professor for the Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, Utah; and adjunct professor at the U.S. Army - Baylor University Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. He received a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from Daemen College, Amherst, N.Y., a master’s degree in education from the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, a master’s degree in physical therapy and a doctorate of health science in physical therapy from the University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Ind. He completed a physical therapy fellowship in orthopaedic manual therapy and musculoskeletal primary care from Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Vallejo, Calif. He resides in Gouldsboro.