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11-16-2006, 07:24 PM
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The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine,
National University of Singapore is currently seeking a full-time
Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow/Research Associate
Professor/Research Professor specializing in biomechanics.

Our Biomechanics Laboratory conducts interdisciplinary studies covering
a broad range of hard and soft connective tissues, including basic
science investigations on soft tissue mechanics and studies on human
joint stability.

Duties: The candidate will have the opportunity to provide leadership
and contribute to multi-disciplinary research programs as well as
identify collaborative and interdisciplinary initiatives through
competitive fund applications. Collaborate with other principal
investigators in conducting biomechanical experiment. Assist in data
collection, analysis and database management, including statistical
analyses and preparing manuscripts, grant proposals and abstracts.
Additional responsibilities include management of daily laboratory
activities including safety issues, training and mentoring graduate and
undergraduate students, residents and fellows in biomechanical

Qualifications: Candidate with a PhD in bioengineering, mechanical
engineering or related engineering disciplines, preferably with
appropriate postdoctoral training in orthopaedic biomechanics or
bioengineering. Prior experience using material testing system (Instron,
MTS, etc), motion analysis system and knowledge of data
acquisition/motion control software LabView and MatLab is desirable.
Excellent command of the English language (written and oral) and strong
organizational and technical skills are essential.

Salary will commensurate with previous experience and within
institutional guidelines.
Interested and qualified applicants should send a letter, curriculum
vitae and names and addresses of at least three references to:

Associate Professor James Goh
Research Director
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University of Singapore
Lower Kent Ridge Road
Singapore 119074
Email: dosgohj@nus.edu.sg