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Buz Swanik
01-25-2008, 03:17 AM
The University of Delaware is seeking self-motivated students interested in
pursuing graduate Sports Medicine education through interdisciplinary MS or
PhD degree programs.

Several Graduate Assistantship positions are available through UD
Intercollegiate Athletics, the Department of Health, Nutrition & Exercise
Sciences, and clinical outreach athletic training contracts. Stipends are
at least $14,000 (9 months) with a full tuition waiver and may include
clinical athletic training coverage, instruction, or research
responsibilities. Additional compensation may be available for winter or
summer sessions. Qualified students may also gain athletic training
teaching and administrative experience with the CAATE accredited
undergraduate athletic training education program.

Graduate Admission Requirements:

- BS or BA degree

- GRE > 1050 (Math & Verbal)

- UG GPA of >3.0

- Acceptance by Advisor

- TOEFL score > 550

PhD Program: (BIOMS)

-The Biomechanics and Movement Science program is interdisciplinary
combining faculty & resources from several different units including
Mechanical Engineering, Physical Therapy, Health, Nutrition and Exercise
Sciences, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the Center for Biomedical
Engineering Research

- Applicants are expected to have course experience in the areas of math
(through calculus), anatomy/physiology, physics (2 semesters).

Application Steps:

1) Notify Dr. Buz Swanik of intent to apply, or for questions.

2) Apply on-line with links below:

- MS Degree: http://www.udel.edu/gradoffice/applicants/

- PhD: http://www.bmsc.udel.edu/

Candidates may also wish to visit:

- Graduate Information: http://www.udel.edu/gradoffice/gradnso/

- Athletic Training Web site: http://www.udel.edu/HNES/AT/Site/index.html

**The University of Delaware is situated in the northwest corner of the
state, in the town of Newark, minutes from the I-95 corridor. This offers a
traditional small-town college atmosphere in a location that affords easy
access to major cultural and entertainment centers in nearby metropolitan
areas. In addition to nearby the shore resorts of Delaware, recreational
areas of New Jersey and Maryland, and the ski slopes and the of the Pocono
Mountains are within two hours drive. **


C. Buz Swanik, PhD, ATC

Associate Professor, University of Delaware

Human Performance Laboratory

Dept. of Health, Nutrition & Exercise Sciences

151 Human Performance Laboratory

547 South College Avenue

Newark, DE 19716

Office: (302)831-2306

Fax: (302) 831-3693

Email: cswanik@udel.edu