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Julie Steele
08-08-2006, 03:06 PM
Associate Professor - Clinical Exercise Science

School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health & Behavioural Science,
University of Wollongong, Australia

The University of Wollongong's School of Health Sciences is the largest
of the 4 schools in the Faculty of Health & Behavioural Sciences and
offers a dynamic research and teaching environment, comprising numerous
research and teaching laboratories with research that ranges from cell
culture and molecular biology to animal studies and human intervention
trials. As part of the School's intention to strengthen the Clinical
Exercise Science and Biomechanics programs, we are seeking to appoint an
individual with an outstanding record of achievement to take on the
following role.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with an outstanding track
record in Exercise Prescription/Rehabilitation and a dynamic leader to
manage the ongoing development of a teaching & research program in
Clinical Exercise Science. We are particularly looking for someone to
drive new research initiatives on the use of exercise to reduce the risk
of developing chronic condition diseases with the use of exercise as a
rehabilitation modality.

Ideally, you will possess extensive clinical and research experience in
musculoskeletal, cardiorespiratory, neurological and/or immunological
rehabilitation combined with strong links to professional associations
related to exercise prescription and rehabilitation. You will also be an
exceptional teacher with an outstanding record of leading, supporting
and mentoring both academic and general staff.

Applicants must address the selection criteria specified in the Position
Description which is available from

For further information about this role, contact Professor Patrick
Crookes, Interim Dean, H&BS on + 61 2 4221 3174. Alternatively, you can
contact Barb Forlano, Recruiter, on +61 2 4221 3275.

Appointment is based on merit. As women are under-represented in
academic positions, suitably qualified women are encouraged to apply.

Applications Close 20 August 2006

Quote Ref No: 21528

Professor Julie R Steele
Biomechanics Research Laboratory
Faculty of Health & Behavioural Sciences
University of Wollongong
Northfields Ave
Wollongong NSW 2522

Phone: +61 (0)2 4221 3498
Fax: +61 (0)2 4221 4096
Email: julie_steele@uow.edu.au
Web: www.uow.edu.au/health/brl