Carol McNally

MSc Physiotherapy, CTHE

Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy

Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work


Carol is a Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy at Oxford Brookes University. She is currently underatking a part-time professional doctorate in Advanced Health Care Studies. Prior to this she worked as a rotational physiotherapist for the Oxford University Trust in a variety of areas including fractures and orthopaedics, paediatrics, respiratory, long term community care, neurological rehabilitation and elderly care. 

She then specialised in orthopaedics and musculoskeletal out-patients at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford before leaving to complete a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy (musculoskeletal) at University College, London. Following this she became a member or the MACP (Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists). She then worked as a Senior Physiotherapist in musculoskeletal out-patients at the Churchill and Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals based in the hsopital and out at GP clinics. 

Areas of expertise

  • Musculoskeletal physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy recruitment lead
  • Student support
  • Involvement of the Service User in recruitment

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught

  • Physiotherapy and interprofessional modules


  • Masters physiotherapy student dissertations
  • Academic advising

Professional information

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Member of HCPC and CSP