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pivancic45
06-16-2008, 02:08 AM
Applications are invited for a bioengineering position at the Biomechanics
Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale
University School of Medicine.

The successful candidate will:
- have recently completed a Ph.D., M.S., or B.S. in Biomedical or
Mechanical Engineering with special interest in biomechanics of the human
spine.
- have experience with experimental testing of cadaveric spine models.
- have experience with manuscript writing and preparation.
- have knowledge of solid mechanics, kinematics theory, computer
programming, and instrumentation.
- be self-starting, independent, and motivated with excellent
interpersonal communication skills and work habits.

Current and future projects in our lab include:
- Neck injury prevention during whiplash
- Effect of orthoses on spine stability

The position is limited to one year. It may be extended depending upon
the candidate's performance during the first year and availability of
funding. Those with Ph.D. will be considered for Post-doctoral Associate,
while those with B.S. or M.S. will be considered for Post-graduate
Associate. Please send curriculum vitae, preferably by e-mail, to:

Paul Ivancic, Ph.D.
Associate Research Scientist
Yale University School of Medicine
P.O. Box 208071
New Haven, CT 06520-8071
e-mail: paul.ivancic@yale.edu