Clifton Frilot, PhD, MBA, PE

Clifton Frilot, PhD, MBA, PE

Assistant Dean of Research for School of Allied Health Professions, Professor of Physical Therapy

Dr. Clifton Frilot is the Assistant Dean of Research for the SAHP and a Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences where he teaches courses in statistics and research methods. He earned his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University and an M.B.A. from Louisiana State University in Shreveport. His post-doctoral fellowship was in biophysics with a focus on the interaction of electromagnetic fields with biological systems. Dr. Frilot is a licensed professional engineer (PE, electrical engineering) in Louisiana, and his research focuses on characterization of the electroencephalogram (EEG) during sleep. His work has appeared in various peer-reviewed journals and book chapters, and he has presented at several refereed national conferences. Dr. Frilot also directs efforts in the department’s motion analysis laboratory, serving as a mentor for faculty and students.