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11-12-2001, 05:03 PM
Research Coordinator/Physical Therapist

Joyner Sportsmedicine Institute
Lexington, KY

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with both research and
clinical experience to serve as the Research Coordinator for an ongoing
research program in Lexington, KY. This is a unique opportunity for
someone desiring a position that allows them to remain clinically active
while engaging in a number of research endeavors. This position entails
spending 20 hrs/week coordinating research projects focused in the area
of neuromuscular and biomechanical factors associated with lower
extremity injuries. There is a particular focus on the topic of gender
bias associated with ACL injuries. Close research collaborations are
currently ongoing with The Kentucky Sports Medicine Clinic as well as
the University of Kentucky Biodynamics Laboratory. In addition, a
multicenter study with Kentucky Sports Medicine, The Lexington Clinic
and the University of Kentucky is currently underway. The Research
Coordinator will work closely with the Director of Research to
facilitate the research process from the development of research and IRB
proposals, overseeing data collection, assisting with data analysis and
abstract and manuscript preparation. In addition, they will provide
mentorship of orthopedic fellows in the area of research. The remaining
20 hrs/week will be spent in clinical practice in a well established
orthopedic and sports physical therapy center.

Minimum Requirements:

Masters Degree (research thesis required)
3 yrs of clinical practice as a licensed physical therapist (license
should be current)

Preference will be given to those with active research experience as
evidenced by publications, presentations at scientific meetings and
involvement in scientific organizations.

Start Date: December 15, 2001

If interested, please send (or email) resume to:

Irene McClay Davis, PhD, PT
Director of Research, Joyner Sportsmedicine Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy
305 McKinly Lab
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716

(302)831-4263 (ph)
(302)831-4234 (fax)


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