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Buz Swanik
04-30-2009, 03:46 AM
Post-doctoral position:

The University of Delaware is inviting highly motivated individuals to apply
for a new post-doctoral position supported by a collaborative project
between the Chemical Engineering and Sports Medicine programs. The position
involves developing materials/products intercalated with shear thickening
fluids that will provide joint and soft tissue protection for therapeutic
and sports medicine injury mitigation.

The candidate must possess:

PhD in biomedical engineering or related discipline.

Expertise in biological tissues/material strain rate testing.

Exposure to clinical environments.

Ability to apply engineering/design concepts in testing procedures
with the goal of producing peer-reviewed manuscripts and/or
commercialization documents.

A demonstrated ability to work independently and interact
effectively with a wide-range of individuals including clinicians,
scientists, faculty and students is required.

Position will be for 1 year with the potential for extension depending on
progress.

Salary of $40,000

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled

Qualified candidates should send CV and arrange for 3 letters of reference
to:



_______________________

C. Buz Swanik, PhD, ATC

Associate Professor, University of Delaware

Dept. of Health, Nutrition & Exercise Sciences

151 Human Performance Laboratory

547 South College Avenue

Newark, DE 19716

Office: (302)831-2306

Fax: (302) 831-3693

Email: cswanik@udel.edu