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Dagmar Sternad (northeastern University, Usa)
10-16-2009, 05:17 AM
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Movement Neuroscience
Northeastern University, Boston, MA

The Departments of Biology and Physical Therapy at Northeastern University
are seeking interdisciplinary applicants in experimental or computational
Movement Neuroscience. All ranks will be considered. Individuals working
on neurophysiological, biomechanical and executive functions in the
control of movement, rehabilitation and restoration of function,
development, sensorimotor integration, muscle function and other areas
related to motor control are encouraged to apply. We are interested in
individuals with a variety of research methods ranging from behavioral,
neurophysiological, biomechanical, electrophysiological, engineering and
imaging techniques. Applicants will be expected to support a strong
research program and contribute to teaching in the area of neurobiology
and biomechanics of movement at both the graduate and undergraduate
levels. Successful applicants are expected to maintain an independent
research program of distinction, as well as effective collaborations with
other faculty at Northeastern University and institutions.

Qualifications include a PhD, a strong record of scientific achievements
and extramural funding commensurate with the level of the appointment, and
a willingness to contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching.

Start date: Fall 2010.

To apply, visit the website http://www.northeastern.edu/cas/ and click on
‘Faculty Positions’.
For questions about the search, call: Dagmar Sternad 617-373-5093.

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2010 and continue until the
position is filled.

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action
Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University, and NSF funded
ADVANCE Institutional Transformation site. Women and minority candidates
are encouraged to apply.

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Dagmar Sternad
Professor
Departments of Biology, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Physics
134 Mugar Life Science Building
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02115
Phone: 617-373-5093
Fax: 617-373-3724
http://www.northeastern.edu/actionlab/index.htm