Alex Dunford

Alex Dunford

  • adunford at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer In Physiotherapy
  • Bournemouth Gateway Building BG504, St Pauls Lane, Bournemouth, BH8 8GP
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Alex Dunford is an experience physiotherapist specialising in musculoskeletal physiotherapy. Before starting a full-time role at Bournemouth University, she worked as senior musculoskeletal physiotherapist in Wiltshire. As a physiotherapist Alex’s experience includes working in private practice, acute and community hospitals, GP practices and private schools.

Alex has been working as a part time lecturer at Bournemouth University since 2018 and in July 2019, took a full time position as a Physiotherapy lecturer.

Alex interests in include lower limb pathologies and persistent pain. Alex is currently working on her PhD in knee pain.

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Sports Injury and Rehabiliation
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation
  • Portfolio 4
  • Science for Physiotherapy Practice


  • MSc in Rehabilitation Science (Brighton University, 2008)
  • BSc (Hons) in Exercise and Sports Science (Exeter University, 2004)


  • Higher Education Academy, Fellow (2019-),
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy,, Member (2008-),
  • Health Care Professions Council, Member (2008-),