Clive Pai

Clive Pai

Professor, Physical Therapy

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1919 W. Taylor St., 426 AHSB

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By appointment


Dr. Clive Pai began his academic career at Programs in Physical Therapy, Northwestern University as an Associate (1987-1990), then an Assistant Professor (1990-1996), and a Research Associate Professor (1997-2000). Dr. Pai became a tenured Associate Professor and the Director of the Clinical Gait and Movement Analysis Laboratory in the Department of Physical Therapy at UIC in 2000. He was promoted to a full professor in 2004. He teaches biomechanics related courses and conducts research in the areas of biomechanics, adaptation, and motor memory and generalization.


MPT, Northwestern University, 1996
PhD in Biomechanics, University of Iowa, 1987
MS in Kinesiology, Shanghai Institute of Physical Education, 1981
BS in Physical Education, Shanghai Institute of Physical Education, 1978