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msilva74
01-22-2007, 07:25 AM
The Biomechanical Engineering Lab in the Department of Orthopaedic
Surgery, Washington University in Saint Louis has an immediate opening
for a post-doctoral fellow in the field of bone mechanics and skeletal
mechanobiology. A motivated individual is needed to work on NIH-funded
studies on skeletal responses to loading using in vivo models and
molecular, biomechanical, imaging and histological techniques. You will
become an integral member of a multidisciplinary orthopaedic research
laboratory at a major medical center.



Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in either mechanical engineering,
biomedical engineering, bone biology or related discipline. Preference
will be given to applicants with a proven record in musculoskeletal
research. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a
strong background in bone mechanics to develop expertise in bone
biology, or vice-versa. The fellowship is for a period of two years.



Applicants should apply by sending a cover letter, resume, and the names
of three references via email or post to:



Matthew Silva, Ph.D.

Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery

Washington University School of Medicine

1 Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300

St. Louis, MO 63110

silvam@wustl.edu



Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Inquiries
may be made by email. General information is available at
biomechanics.wustl.edu, www.wuorthopaedics.com and medschool.wustl.edu.

(First notice - January 22, 2007)





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Matthew J. Silva, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering

Washington University in Saint Louis







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