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03-20-2009, 02:50 AM
Applications are invited by the Orthopedic Biomechanics and Motion
Analysis Laboratories at Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, for a postdoctoral
training position. This fellowship will provide the opportunity to work
on projects involving the study of: 1) upper extremity biomechanics; 2)
biomechanics of hip fracture and repairs; and/or 3) skeletal muscle
modeling.

The training position is available for a two year period. The training
period may be extended to three years for exceptional candidates.
Applicants should have a recent Ph.D. or M.D. along with an educational
background in engineering (biomedical, mechanical, electrical) or
physics. Experience with MATLAB is required. Previous experience with
soft-tissue/total joint testing and computational modeling is desirable,
as is experience working with clinical staff in the medical field.

Successful candidates will be selected on the basis of academic record,
research experience, career goals, letters of recommendation and
motivation for a career in rehabilitation research. Women and
under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicant must also be a citizen or non-citizen national
of the United States or must have been legally admitted as a permanent
resident. Please state this in your application.

To apply, applicants should send a cover letter with a statement of
interests, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of
three references to:

Barb Iverson
Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
(507) 284-2262
FAX (507) 266-2227

Mayo Foundation is an affirmative action and equal opportunity educator
and employer.