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09-18-2006, 09:00 AM
A Post-Doctoral position has become available in the Virtual Reality
and Postural Orientation Laboratory of Dr. Emily Keshner at Temple
University, Philadelphia PA. The successful candidate will
participate in NIH funded research that examines the effects of
dynamic visual stimulation on the adaptive properties of human
postural control and locomotion in healthy subjects and in subjects
who have had a stroke.
Opportunities exist to interact in collaborative research with
engineering and clinical research faculty. For more information about
the laboratory, visit the website:

The preferred applicant will have experience or interest in working
with a clinical population. Previous experience working with human
subjects is a plus. A recent doctoral degree and knowledge of
neurophysiology or biomechanics and research methodology is required.
A record of research in one or more of the following areas would be
favorable: motor control, biomechanics, or biomedical engineering.
Laboratory experience with motion analysis, force platforms, and
electromyography is useful. Some mathematical background and/or
programming ability preferred.

To apply, e-mail a cover letter with a statement of interests, a
curriculum vita, and the names of three individuals who can be
contacted as references to:
Dr. Emily Keshner
e-mail: ekeshner@temple.edu

Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. Woman and minority applicants are encouraged to apply.
Hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States.
Dr. Emily A. Keshner
Chair and Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Health Professions
Temple University
3307 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19140
voice: 215-707-4824
fax: 215-707-7500
email: ekeshner@temple.edu