View Full Version : Post doc position at Structure and Motion Lab, London

01-13-2008, 10:06 PM
Postdoctoral Researcher
Salary c. 28K - 36K inclusive pa

Applications are invited for a 15 month Post Doctoral Research Assistant on DEFRA funded project to develop a fully automated system that uses force plate gait analysis and pattern recognition techniques to identify changes in gait which indicate the onset of lameness in dairy cattle. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Engineering, Maths, Biology or related field and experience of software development in MATLAB, C++ or equivalent, especially for automated data management and analysis.

The post is based at our Hawkshead Campus 30 minutes from central London. You will be part of the world class Structure & Motion Laboratory, a dynamic, enthusiastic and well-equipped multi-disciplinary research team and will have opportunities to further your research interests in technology development, integrative biomechanics and related fields.

Please visit our website at www.rvc.ac.uk/sml for further information on the lab. Email Dr Thilo Pfau (tpfau @ rvc.ac.uk) or Professor Alan Wilson (tel: 01707 666259, awilson @ rvc.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.

Please visit our website at www.rvc.ac.uk to download an application form. Alternatively, email ACARecruitment@rvc.ac.uk or contact Human Resources, The Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield, Herts AL9 7TA, telephone 01707 666402. Please quote reference number VBS/233/07 on all applications and queries. Completed applications should be returned to Human Resources or sent to ACARecruitment@rvc.ac.uk

Closing date for applications: 28th January 2008

Alan M. Wilson
Structure and Motion Lab
The Royal Veterinary College
Hawkshead Lane