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02-09-1993, 08:42 AM
Position Available Immediately

Director of Sports Biomechanics Research
Minneapolis Sports Medicine Center

The Minneapolis Sports Medicine Center is seeking an outstanding
individual to head its newly constructed, 3000 square foot sports
biomechanics research laboratory. The Minneapolis Sports Medicine
Center serves the central Minnesota area including professional
sports teams. The successful applicant will work with the physicians
and therapists associated with the Minneapolis Sports Medicine
Center to specify, develop, supervise, and participate in research
in the areas of: 1) Mechanisms of sports-related injuries, 2)
Prevention of injury, 3) Injury treatment, 4) Injury rehabilitation,
5) Functional outcome evaluation. The director will oversee the
initiation of operations and the hiring of a research staff. Funding
will be provided through foundation support as well as private and
public grants for which the director must successfully compete at
the national level.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in engineering (preferably mechanical
or biomedical with extensive course work in biomechanics) as well as
demonstrated technical, managerial, and entrepreneurial skills. The
applicant must also have biomechanics research skills proven through
experience, publications in peer reviewed journals, and conference
participation. Salary commensurate with qualifications and

Interested applicants should forward cirriculum vitae to:

Bob Finke, Executive Director
Minneapolis Sports Medicine Center
701 25th Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55454