View Full Version : Open Researcher position in Nike's Sport Research Lab (NSRL)-Location Portland, Oregon

Hasan-farm, Tanja
12-03-2007, 08:32 AM
As our NSRL Researcher I, you'll participate in the execution of the
Footwear & Equipment division research agendas, develop new procedures
and methods to improve efficiency and perform product performance
research aimed at increasing understanding of customer needs and
activity requirements to develop technologically innovative Footwear and
Equipment products that are globally relevant. You'll also be a full
time member of the Footwear-Equipment Product Creation Process, interact
with Senior Researchers and Product Analysts in all phases of research
to provide holistic evaluation of products and participate in the
development of new tools, methods and procedures, including both
hardware and software, streamline data acquisition, process and
analysis. You'll become the resident expert for Footwear-Equipment
related research tools used by the Nike Sport Research Lab staff. In
addition, you'll support the Corporate Communication by giving lab
tours, demonstrating Nike commitment to product performance research
through presentations at scientific meetings, clinics and conferences
and publication in scientific journals.

Requirements for the position include:

* Master's degree in Biomechanics or a related degree, including
Human Factors, Engineering, or Ergonomics or a Bachelor's degree in the
area of research or a related science degree with 2 years' experience in
* Experience with the tools used to collect biomechanical and
ergonomics data
* Strong communication skills
* Demonstrated ability to function as a team
* Knowledge of Footwear and Equipment product creation processes
is a plus

Interested candidates should complete an online application at

Nike is committed to employing a diverse workforce. EOE/M/F/H/V

Thank you

Tanja Hasan-Farm