Ryan Somers, PT, DPT


Assistant Professor, Department of Biology and Chemistry

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 6514

Email: [email protected]

Office Location: Segerstrom Science Center, Room 202

In addition to his work as an adjunct professor, Ryan Somers, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist emphasizing home health physical therapy, which allows him to give his students real-life examples that demonstrate the application of classroom learning. Somers loves the opportunity to show God’s love to his students, and does so through faith integration in the classroom and by hosting game nights, end-of-semester barbecues, and Easter festivities at his house.


  • DPT, Azusa Pacific University
  • BS, Applied Health, Azusa Pacific University

Academic Area

  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 250 – Human Anatomy
  • BIOL 251 – Human Physiology
  • BIOL 346 - Regional Human Anatomy
  • BIOL 465 - Practicum and Topics in Allied Health
  • PT 520 – Functional Anatomy I
  • PT 522 – Functional Anatomy II