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04-28-2005, 12:50 AM
Musculoskeletal Injury/Disability Prevention: The Biomechanics Branch, Bioscience and Protection Division of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has an urgent need to fill two positions for Postgraduate Research Associates in the area of musculoskeletal injury prevention research. An immediate opening exists for outstanding masters or Ph.D. recipient with experience in anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, public health (injury prevention), epidemiology, occupational health, exercise science, or physical or occupational therapy, or a related field. Major duties would include collection and analyses of disability data. Researcher will collect data pertaining to cases of musculoskeletal injuries that resulted in disability discharge from the armed forces, sort cases by injury type, and conduct in-depth analysis of factors associated with injuries and subsequent disability. Funding will be provided for a one-year term. US citizenship is required

Other projects within the branch include human injury tolerance, biodynamics and impact.

Please reply to joseph.pellettiere@wpafb.af.mil with questions or to submit your resume.

This position will be administrated by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education and their website can be found at http://www.orau.gov/orise.htm