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James Abbas
01-23-2006, 03:49 PM
Center for Rehabilitation Neuroscience & Rehabilitation Engineering (RNRE)
The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University


The Center for Rehabilitation Neuroscience & Rehabilitation Engineering (RNRE) seeks an assistant research professor to participate in on-going research in neurological disorders, to initiate new research projects, and to teach/direct undergraduate/graduate student research.

Required: PhD in Bioengineering or a closely related field.
Desired: educational emphasis on neurological disorders; extensive knowledge of nonlinear dynamics with an emphasis on the application of techniques from chaos theory and fractals to neuronal and biomedical data toward understanding neural control systems and neuromotor dysfunction; experience: investigating postural and locomotion control mechanisms in people with neurological disorders such as Parkinson's disease and spinal cord injury, in grant writing, and in guiding/supervising students in research projects, interacting with medical doctors and carrying out experiments with human subjects in a clinical atmosphere; knowledge of numerical methods and strong programming ability in MATLAB, FORTRAN and C.

Deadline is March 31 2006, if not filled, every week until search closed. Submit CV, letter of interest with background and qualifications, and names/contact information for three references to: Dr. James Abbas, Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, PO Box 879709, Tempe, AZ 85287-9709. This is a grant funded position. A background check is required for employment. AA/EOE

James J. Abbas, PhD
Harrington Department of Bioengineering and
Center for Rehab Neuroscience and Rehab Engineering of
The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University
Department of Clinical Neurobiology and Bioengineering
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix
PO Box 879709, Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-9709
Tel. 480-965-9521; Fax. 480-727-7624
email: jimmy.abbas@asu.edu
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Harrington Dept. of Bioengineering, ECG 334
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287