View Full Version : Research Assistant position available

03-19-2007, 01:53 PM
The Exercise, Health and Performance research group is currently
searching for a Research Assistant who is interested in gaining skills
and experience in clinical assessment and biomechanics.

The appointed will support a unique research project studying
Osteoarthritis of the knee. Combining biomechanics and clinical
assessments, this study will investigate the effect of weight-loss on
gait and osteoarthritis. The research assistant primary functions will
involve managing the recruitment, screening and assessment of study

The person we are looking for will most likely be a recent graduate who
has a relevant degree and outstanding communication skills. Training in
biomechanical analysis will be provided; however a familiarity with
biomechanics and the testing of physical function will be ideal. This
position is offering an opportunity to gain invaluable skills and
experience in clinical assessment and biomechanics.

If you know someone who might be right for this role, could you please
direct them to http://positions.usyd.edu.au where they can search by
reference number 99108 for further details. Alternatively, they can
contact Rebekah Rawlings on (02) 9036 7296.

Dr. Benedicte Vanwanseele
Exercise, Health and Performance Research Group
University of Sydney
Email: benedicte@usyd.edu.au