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08-07-2008, 11:20 AM
Post-doctoral position in reaching post stroke at the University of

We are seeking a motivated and independent individual for a
post-doctoral fellowship to join our multi-disciplinary research team.
The position is to manage a 3 year NHMRC funded research project aimed
at investigating the efficacy of a novel, non-robotic intervention to
train reaching post stroke.

The ideal candidate will have a PhD in human movement studies,
kinesiology, physiotherapy, applied neuroscience or a related
discipline. They will have demonstrated experience in kinetic, kinematic
and surface EMG measures in human experimentation resulting in
publications and conference presentations, experience in programming and
signal processing for the above measures, experience in project
management and excellent interpersonal and writing skills.

The project team includes physiotherapy (Dr Sandy Brauer, Dr Ruth
Barker), biomechanics (A/Prof Andy Cresswell), motor control (Prof
Richard Carson) and engineering (Dr Steve Wilson).

The position is based the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences,
The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. To obtain more detail
about the position and a full application form, please contact either Dr
Brauer or A/Prof Cresswell with an expression of interest. Applications
close Aug 31, 2008.

Sandy Brauer: s.brauer@uq.edu.au
Andy Cresswell: a.cresswell@uq.edu.au

Dr Sandra Brauer
Senior Lecturer
Division of Physiotherapy
School of Health & Rehab Sciences
The University of Queensland
St Lucia Qld 4072 Australia
Ph: 61-7-3365 2317
Fx: 61-7-3365 1622