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Jules Dewald
03-04-2003, 03:51 AM
Dear colleagues,

We have a tenure track position available in Biomechanics and
Orthopedic Physical Therapy in the department of Physical Therapy and
Human movement sciences of the Feinberg School of Medicine at
Northwestern university (see the description of the position below).
Please let me know if you are interested in the position.

Thank you in advance for your consideration,

Jules Dewald

Faculty Position in the Department of
Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences
The Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Position: Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure Track:
Biomechanics and Orthopedic Physical Therapy

The Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences in the
Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University seeks a
full-time Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of orthopedic
disorders of movement function. The position will be offered in the
tenure track. Salary is negotiable.

Applicants will hold an earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DSc) in
Biomechanics, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering,
Physical Therapy or a related discipline and likely will have a
clinical degree, preferably in Physical Therapy. Postdoctoral
training is strongly preferred. Applicants should demonstrate a
successful record of research, reflected in extramural grant
acquisition and publication in high quality peer-reviewed journals.
Prior experience with research in human subjects and in persons with
orthopedic dysfunction affecting movement, combined with a strong
background in Systems Biomechanics, is required. Collaborations with
Faculty in the Departments of Orthopedic Surgery, Biomedical and
Mechanical Engineering are available and will be encouraged. With
the abundance of high quality research experiences within the broader
Northwestern complex, including the Rehabilitation Institute of
Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Children's Memorial
Medical Center, this faculty opening represents a significant
opportunity for the well- prepared candidate.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, the names, addresses and
email addresses of four referees, and a statement of research
interests and objectives to the Chair of the Search Committee:
Professor, Jules Dewald , PT PhD, Department of Physical Therapy and
Human Movement Sciences, The Feinberg School of Medicine,
Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100,
Chicago, IL 60611, U.S.A.

Phone (312) 908-6788; FAX (312) 908-0741; email:
j-dewald@northwestern.edu In order to receive full consideration,
applications must be received by June 01, 2003.

The starting date for the position is negotiable. Northwestern
University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are
encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work
in the United States.

Julius P.A. Dewald P.T., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences;
Physical Med & Rehab.; Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University
645 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (Voice Mail): (312) 908-6788
Fax: (312) 908-0741
Sensory Motor Performance Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago;
345 E. Superior Street, Room 1406
Chicago, IL 60611
Email: j-dewald@northwestern.edu
http://sulu.smpp.nwu.edu/jdewald/; http://www.nwu.edu/bme/

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