Allyson Jones

Affiliate Scientist, Rehabilitation Sciences, PT, PhD



  • Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation, University of Alberta

Research Interests

  • Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy

Dr. Jones is a Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy with a cross appointment in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Alberta. She is also a Fellow with the Institute of Health Economics. She has a PhD in Epidemiology and a MSc in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta, a BA in Administrative Studies from the University of Winnipeg and a BSc in Physical Therapy from the University of Saskatchewan.


Previous to joining the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Alberta, Dr. Jones completed a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)/Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Postdoctoral Fellowship in health-related quality of life. She received a New Investigator Award from the American Geriatrics Society for her postdoctoral work. She has and continues to practice clinically as a physical therapist.