View Full Version : Post-doc position at the University of Delaware

11-27-2007, 02:16 AM
> We are seeking a highly motivated individual for a 2-3 year post-
> doctoral position in the Running Research Laboratory at the
> University of Delaware in Newark, DE beginning June 1, 2008. The
> laboratory research mission is aimed at understanding relationships
> between lower extremity mechanics and injury. Responsibilities
> include oversight of an NIH and a DOD project focused on the short
> and longterm effect of gait retraining in individuals at risk for
> stress fractures. Our lab is also involved in modelling studies
> to further understand the etiology of tibial stress fractures, as
> well as imaging studies to understand the etiology of
> patellofemoral pain syndrome The successful candidate will also be
> involved in mentorship of graduate students enrolled in the
> interdisciplinary Biomechanics and Movement Science program. A
> Motion analysis laboratory houses an 8 camera Vicon motion analysis
> system, 2 Bertec Force Platforms, 16 channel Motion Lab EMG system,
> and a Quinton treadmill. In addition, we have an Instrumented
> Treadmill Lab that houses a dual belt, AMTI instrumented treadmill
> and an 8 camera Vicon Motion Analysis System. In particular, we are
> looking for a bright, energetic individual with excellent
> interpersonal skills. Research experience in lower extremity
> mechanics, modelling and imaging is preferred. Newark, DE is an
> university town that is an hour from Baltimore and Philadelphia,
> and 2 hours from Washington DC, NY City, the mountains and the ocean.
> To be considered, please send CV and two letters of recommendation to:
> Irene Davis, PhD, PT, FACSM
> Director of Research, Drayer Physical Therapy Institute
> Professor, Dept. of Physical Therapy
> 305 McKinly Lab
> University of Delaware
> Newark, DE 19716
> (302)831-4263 (ph)
> (302)831-4234 (fax)
> mcclay@udel.edu
> http://www.udel.edu/PT/davis/index.htm