Kirk Bentzen

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Kinesiology

Professor Kirk Bentzen teaches Systems Anatomy Lab. In addition, he oversees the department's internship program mentoring students in physical therapy at the Therapy & Wellness Center at Glendale Adventist Medical Center.


  • Email: kbentzen@oxy.edu

Education: B.A., Occidental College; M.P.T., University of Southern California; M.B.A. La Sierra University; D.P.T. University of Southern California

His previous research involving motor control in Alzheimer’s disease has been published in journals such as Current Alzheimer Research. As a California licensed Physical Therapist his areas of interest are orthopedics, sports, and disorders of the vestibular system.