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flin75
11-05-2004, 05:56 AM
Laboratory of Biomechanics in Occupational Health, Orthopaedics, and Sports Medicine (BOSSM) in
Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Sensory Motor Performance Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Job Title: Research engineer/associate
Description: A position for research engineer/associate is available immediately in the Laboratory of Biomechanics in Occupational Health, Orthopaedics, and Sports Medicine (BOSSM) in Northwestern University and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. The position is intended to support various research projects ongoing in BOSSM lab. The responsibilities of this position and qualifications include the following:

Responsibilities:
Subject recruitment, supervised by PI and/or Co-PI. These subjects will include persons with musculoskeletal disorders, stroke, or spinal cord injury.
Participate in all aspects of data organization, management, and update
Set up and conduct experiments including subject preparation, data collection equipment setup, and execution of the protocol
Maintain appropriate administrative records and data backup

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in biomedical sciences, clinical engineering, and related fields
Experience as a research assistant or research associate in a rehabilitation research environment
Experience of managing data
Must possess excellent interpersonal and management skills
Must have good report writing skills
Must have specialized skill and experience, or willing to take the training, in working with people with musculoskeletal disorders

To apply, e-mail a cover letter with a statement of interests, a resume/curriculum vita, and the names of three individuals whom can be contacted as references to: Amanda Lin, DSc. Phone: 312-503-3339; Fax: 312-908-0741; e-mail: f-lin@northwestern.edu

More information of the departments and lab can be found in following links:
Northwestern University:
www.northwestern.edu
Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences:
www.nupt.northwestern.edu
Sensory Motor Performance Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of NWU:
www.smpp.northwestern.edu


Fang "Amanda" Lin, D.Sc.

Department of Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences
Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Northwestern University
Sensory Motor Performance Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA

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