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Jill S. Higginson
04-16-2008, 04:59 AM
Post-Doctoral Position in Biomechanics at University of Delaware

POSITION DESCRIPTION
An NIH-funded post-doctoral research position in the area of neuromuscular
biomechanics is currently available at the Center for Biomedical Engineering
Research in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of
Delaware. Responsibilities will include development and analysis of
musculoskeletal simulations of post-stroke hemiparetic gait based on
subject-specific imaging, muscle activation and gait analysis data.

REQUIREMENTS
The ideal candidate will have a PhD or equivalent degree in mechanical
engineering, biomedical engineering or related field. The candidate must
possess independent research skills and must be able to work as part of a
team and communicate effectively with a range of people with varied
backgrounds. Prior experience with computational modeling of human movement
is preferred. The position requires a minimum 2 year commitment.
Competitive salary and benefits are provided.

APPLICATION
Applicants should send a detailed CV, statement of research interests, and
contact information of three references to:

Dr. Jill Higginson
Center for Biomedical Engineering Research
Department of Mechanical Engineering
126 Spencer Laboratory
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-6622
Email: higginson@udel.edu
Web: www.me.udel.edu/higginson

The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages
applications from minority group members and women.