Rory McMahon Christopherson

Rory McMahon Christopherson

Academic Staff Member (Physiotherapy)

Contact info

+647 834 8800 extension 3682


I have a musculoskeletal physiotherapy background (private practice). My interests include vocational rehabilitation, clinic-based manual therapy, chronic pain management and injury prevention (especially in a high-performance context).



  • BHSc. (physio), AUT, 2010
  • Pg DipHSc. (rehab), AUT, 2016
  • MHSc. (hons, rehab), AUT, 2019

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What do you enjoy about teaching/your job?

I enjoy playing a part in tackling the challenges and responsibilities that our team takes on in producing contemporary physios.

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Tell us about your experience in the industry

I have over a decade of experience as a clinician in the private practice context (both rural and urban) in three different countries (New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom).

What keeps you busy outside of Media Arts?