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01-09-2008, 07:23 AM
Postdoctoral Position

Exercise & Sport Injury Laboratory

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

A postdoctoral position is available in the Exercise & Sport Injury
Laboratory at the University of Virginia to study the spinal mechanisms of
manual therapy techniques. This project will examine the pre- and
post-synaptic spinal mechanisms of local and distant manual therapies in
individuals with knee pain. The successful candidate will serve as the study
coordinator for this project. The postdoctoral fellow will begin in the
summer of 2008. The successful candidate will also be expected to foster
their own research projects with faculty and students in the Exercise &
Sport Injury Laboratory. The appointment is a 12-month fixed-term
appointment and is expected to last for two years. Salary is expected to
start at $38,000 and includes benefits. Reappointment for a second year is
at the discretion of the Principal Investigator. The successful candidate
must have a PhD, or equivalent, in Sports Medicine/Biomechanics/Neuroscience
or related field and be eligible for licensure as an athletic trainer or
physical therapist in the Commonwealth of Virginia. To apply, please submit
by e-mail: 1) a cover letter describing your background and experiences, 2)
a curriculum vitae, 3) a statement of research interests, and 4) the names
and addresses (including e-mail) for three references. Applications and
inquiries should be sent to Chris Ingersoll (Ingersoll@virginia.edu); please
include "Postdoc application" in the subject line. Application review will
begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. This position
is contingent on final approval of funding.

Christopher D. Ingersoll, PhD, ATC, FACSM
Joe H. Gieck Professor of Sports Medicine
Director, Graduate Programs in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training
Professor, Department of Human Services
Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Clinical Professor, School of Nursing

University of Virginia
210 Emmet St., South
P.O. Box 400407
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4407
Ph: 434.924.6187
Fx: 434.924.1389
E: Ingersoll@virginia.edu