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09-26-2005, 01:56 AM
The Motion Analysis Laboratory at the Center of Excellence for Limb Loss
Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering in Seattle, Washington is looking for
a highly motivated individual to join our research team.

The ideal candidate will have a masterís degree in biomechanics, human
performance, exercise science or kinesiology and a broad interest in gait
and motion analysis. The position requires demonstrated strong scientific
writing skills, experience with a Vicon motion system, including calibration
and validation, data collection and processing, model design and
construction using BodyBuilder and report design using Polygon. Additional
skills in running a grant-funded protocol, automated data reduction,
graphical display of numerical data, statistical methods, research design,
computer and LAN support, hands-on design and construction of devices would
be beneficial.

The laboratory is located in the Veterans Hospital on Beacon Hill in
Seattle, a vibrant city rich in cultural diversity with outstanding outdoor
recreational opportunities. Equipment includes a 12-camera Vicon 612
system, digital video, four force plates, a 16 channel Noraxon EMG system, a
Novel Pedar insole pressure system, a Novel Emed mat pressure system,
numerous load cells, accelerometers, thermistors, and other transducers as
well as a cadre of highly skilled engineers. The salary is +/- $43,517 and
commensurate with experience. Only those with US citizenship are eligible
for the position.

Interested individuals should submit a complete CV and 3 references to
morendurff@hotmail.com. Unofficial transcripts and 3 writing samples will
be needed later for select candidates.

Michael Orendurff
Research Health Scientist
Motion Analysis Laboratory Supervisor
Center of Excellence for Limb Loss Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering
Seattle, Washington
206-277-6358
www.seattlerehabresearch.org