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07-24-2008, 01:23 AM
Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Department of Neurological Surgery and
Kentucky Spinal Cord Research Center - University of Louisville

We are currently seeking three highly motivated Postdoctoral Research
Fellows to join our team at the Kentucky Spinal Cord Research Center and
the Department of Neurological Surgery in collaboration with the
Neuroscience Collaborative Center at Frazier Rehab Institute. The areas
of research focus include animal and human models of sensorimotor control
of spinal locomotor circuits, activity-dependent neural plasticity, and
recovery of cardiovascular function after spinal cord injury.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in neuroscience, physiology, kinesiology,
biomechanics, rehabilitation medicine, bioengineering or other related
sciences with an academic record of scientific excellence, independent
research, and a strong interest in an interdisciplinary approach to the
study of neural control of locomotion and activity-based rehabilitation in
spinal cord injury. The applicant will have opportunities to collaborate
and work in the basic and human research core facilities. The Kentucky
Spinal Cord Research Center and the Neuroscience Collaborative Research
Center have excellent core facilities and a vibrant, interactive and
collaborative scientific environment with a strong commitment to translate
research findings to the clinic.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, list of publications, and
e-mail address and telephone of 3 references.

Susan Harkema, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Rehabilitation Research Director
Owsley B. Frazier Chair in Neurological Rehabilitation
Department of Neurological Surgery and Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury
Research Center
University of Louisville
Frazier Rehab Institute
220 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
502-581-8747 fax: 502-585-0406

Claudia A. Angeli, Ph.D.
Frazier Rehab Institute
Fax: 502.582.7605