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Dr Tom Matheson
03-23-2007, 10:39 PM
Dear All

I would like to draw your attention to this
vacant post in my lab, which is currently advertised on http://www.jobs.ac.uk.


Tom Matheson

Research Associate
Department of Biology
University of Leicester UK

Salary grade 7, 27,465 to 31,840
Available immediately for 2 years

Ref: R3200/JAU

Applications are invited for a BBSRC-funded
postdoctoral position to work on the neuronal
control and biomechanics of aimed limb movements
in insects. The successful candidate will be a
skilled computer modeller capable of developing
our biomechanical model of a locust leg, working
alongside electrophysiologists and behavioural
neurobiologists to analyse biological data that
are then incorporated into realistic models.

This post will be part of a very active research
group in modern and well resourced facilities,
with opportunities for research visits to our collaborator's lab in Cologne.

Applicants should have a PhD in an appropriate
area and enthusiasm for solving biological questions.

Informal enquiries please contact Dr Tom Matheson
(e-mail tm75@le.ac.uk) or alternatively telephone
+44 (0)116 2231263. Further information is also
available at http://www.le.ac.uk/biology/tm/Matheson.htm.

Downloadable application forms and further
particulars are available by following the links
below, or in hardcopy from Personnel Services,
tel: +44(0)116 252 2387, fax: +44(0)116 252 5140, email: recruitment4@le.ac.uk.

Please note that CVs will only be accepted in
support of a fully completed application form.

Closing date: 30 March 2007

Promoting equality of opportunity throughout the University

Further particulars are available at:


An application form is available at:


Dr Tom Matheson
Lecturer in Animal Biology
Department of Biology
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Tel +44(0)116 2231263
Fax +44(0)116 2523330
Email tm75@le.ac.uk
Web http://www.le.ac.uk/biology/tm/Matheson.htm