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dferris43
03-29-2009, 08:48 AM
The Human Neuromechanics Laboratory (www-personal.umich.edu/~ferrisdp/UMHNLhtml) at the University of Michigan is looking for a well organized, dependable individual to conduct biomechanics and neuroscience research, set up and troubleshoot equipment (including motion analysis systems, EMG, force platforms. EEG, and robotic systems), write computer programs, and collect, analyze, and present experimental data. Additional duties will include conducting general library research; assisting laboratory staff with experiments; ordering equipment and supplies; supervising undergraduate research assistants, and minor clerical work. The position is full time.

Desired Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Kinesiology, Master's degree preferred. Experience with computer programming (Matlab, Simulink, Visual 3D), electronics troubleshooting, robotics, EEG, and/or biomechanics research is required.

Start Date: May or June start date, flexible.

Benefits: Excellent health insurance, retirement contributions, and other fringe benefits.

Applications will be reviewed starting immediately until the position is filled.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and names of three references to:

Dan Ferris (ferrisdp@umich.edu)


Dan Ferris, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Kinesiology
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Michigan
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~ferrisdp/

ferrisdp@umich.edu