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Tim Doyle
10-15-2006, 01:25 PM
Note: Applicants must be an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen, or an
Australian permanent resident;

Full details are available at

The Biomechanics Research group (located in the School of Human Movement and
Exercise Science) at the University of Western Australia is currently
seeking a PhD student to work on 3 ˝ year NHMRC funded project. Briefly, the
project is investigating the biomechanical and neuromuscular changes that
occur as the result a training intervention with community level Australian
Rules Football players. As well as biomechanical testing the project will
also use an epidemiological approach to investigate the incidence of injury
in the participant groups.

The successful applicant will have a strong background in biomechanical
testing but must also understand how to use an epidemiological approach to
investigate the effect of a training program.

All applicants are first asked to contact Dr. Tim Doyle
(tim.doyle@uwa.edu.au ). After consideration
of the applicant’s suitability you will be asked to apply for and obtain an
APA/UPA scholarship (see
). In addition to the usual tax-free stipends ($19, 231/year
in 2006) offered by these scholarships this position will attract an
additional tax-free $5000/year (for up to 3 years) as a top-up scholarship.
Applications close 31st October, 2006.

For further information about the university go to http://www.uwa.edu.au
. The School of Human Movement and Exercise Science
website is located at http://www.hmes.uwa.edu.au/

For specific details regarding the project contact:
Tim Doyle PhD
Research Fellow - Biomechanics Group
School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, M408 Western Australia,
Australia University of Western Australia
Phone: +61 8 6488 2370
Fax: +61 8 6488 1039
Email: tim.doyle@uwa.edu.au

Tim L A Doyle, PhD, CSCS
NHMRC Postdoctoral Fellow - Biomechanics Group School of Human Movement &
Exercise Science The University of Western Australia
M408 35 Stirling Highway
Crawley WA 6907
Tel: +61 8 6488-2370
Fax: +61 8 6488-1039
Mob/Cell: +61 411 551 744
Email: tim.doyle@uwa.edu.au

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