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nlinthorne52
05-27-2009, 08:47 PM
Brunel University
School of Sport and Education

Position: Lecturer in Biomechanics
Vacancy Reference: ABA0188-1

Salary H3: £35,598 - £45,788 pa incl. London Weighting

This is a new lectureship and the post-holder will complement our existing expertise within applied biomechanics. Existing interests range from child development to elite sports performance. The post-holder will be expected to undertake high quality research in biomechanics of sport and teach in this area as well as contribute to other areas such as research methods. We are particularly keen to receive applications from individuals with expertise that would support the ongoing applied work in the Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance.

Candidates should have:
* completed or be near completion of a doctorate in biomechanics
* research publications in high quality journals
* achieved, or demonstrate the potential to attract grant funding

For an informal discussion about this post and its requirements, please contact Professor José González-Alonso, Director of Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance on 01895-267324 or j.gonzalez-alonso@brunel.ac.uk or Dr Thomas Korff, Senior Lecturer in Biomechanics, on 01895-266477 or Thomas.korff@brunel.ac.uk

Closing Date: Friday 19th June 2009

For a downloadable application form and further details please visit the Brunel web pages. http://www.brunel.ac.uk/about/job/cdata/academic/ABA0188-1
Alternatively e-mail to recruitaba@brunel.ac.uk quoting the vacancy reference number and post title in the subject line.


BRUNEL UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL OF SPORT & EDUCATION
Brunel University is a successful and research intensive university with an excellent reputation for sport. The School of Sport and Education includes the Sport Sciences subject area, which has consistently been ranked highly in national league tables including that for the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise. This reflects a strong tradition in sport coupled with major investment in state-of-the-art sports and laboratory facilities. The School offers a vibrant and dynamic environment in which to research and teach. There is a stimulating mix of new researchers working alongside more experienced colleagues.

As part of our vision, we are embarking on our next phase of development and continuing to build on our critical mass in our two key research centres, the Centre for Youth Sport and Athlete Welfare and the Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance.

COMMITTED TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES AND REPRESENTING THE DIVERSITY OF THE COMMUNITY WE SERVE

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Nick

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Dr Nicholas P Linthorne
Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance
School of Sport and Education
Brunel University
Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266479
Fax: +44 (0)1895 269769
Nick.Linthorne@brunel.ac.uk
http://people.brunel.ac.uk/~spstnpl/
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