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Brenda L. Dutton
07-03-2001, 06:48 AM
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University of Oregon
College of Arts and Sciences

Position Announcement
Orthopedic Biomechanics

Rank: Assistant Professor, tenure track.
Starting date: September, 2002
Qualifications and Responsibilities: Applicants must have a doctoral degree
and postdoctoral experience in biomechanics with training in orthopedics,
rehabilitation, and/or mathematical modeling of the musculoskeletal system.
The potential to develop and sustain an innovative, rigorous, and externally
funded research program and to form collaborative links with orthopedic
clinicians in the community are important selection criteria. The applicant
should have sufficient expertise and qualifications to teach undergraduate
and graduate courses in biomechanics and/or clinical biomechanics and will
have the opportunity to develop new courses in his or her area of
specialization. Other responsibilities include supervision of student
research, including advising masterís theses, serving on doctoral
dissertation committees, academic counseling of undergraduate and graduate
students, service on faculty committees, and other duties as appropriate.

General Information: The Department of Exercise and Movement Science (EMS)
offers a multidisciplinary program dedicated to understanding the responses
of human physiological systems to aging, development, injury, disease, and
training. Current faculty research strengths include the biomechanics and
neural control of movement, cardiovascular and muscle physiology, and
injury-induced musculoskeletal adaptation. The department offers an
undergraduate degree that emphasizes the development of students interested
in pursuing medicine and health science careers, a masterís program in
athletic training, and masterís and Ph.D. degrees in each specialized

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience.

Applications: Direct phone or e-mail inquiries to (541) 346-4337, or
bdutton@oregon.uoregon.edu. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae,
samples of scholarly work, and 3 letters of reference to:Orthopedic
Biomechanics Search CommitteeDepartment of Exercise and Movement Science1240
University of OregonEugene, OR 97403-1240

Deadline: Initial screening of applications will begin October 1, 2001, and
the search will continue until a suitable candidate is selected. To insure
full consideration of an application, we recommend that materials be
received by October 1, 2001.

The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
institution committed to
cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act

Brenda L. Dutton
Office Manager
Department of Exercise and Movement Science
122 Esslinger Hall
1240 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1240
(541) 346-4337
(541) 346-2841 FAX

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