View Full Version : Job: Marie Cure Clinical Early Stage Researcher (ESR) inBiomechanics/Biomedical Engineering

07-04-2010, 09:18 PM
Dear Subscribers,

Post available: Marie Curie Clinical Early Stage Researcher (ESR) in Biomechanics/ Biomedical Engineering. This is a full-time, fixed-term post for two years. Closing date: 31st July 2010.

This new, exciting research opportunity is being funded by the Marie Curie Initial Training Network, SpineFX, which is focused on the biomechanics of spine fracture. You will work in the Institutes of Medical and Biomedical Engineering (iMBE) and Engineering Thermofluids, Surfaces and Interfaces (iETSI) within the School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds.

You will have an excellent undergraduate degree in medicine. Research experience gained through an MSc or other higher degree would be advantageous. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential, as is a willingness to work flexibly and travel to collaborating partners. It is expected that the successful applicant would register for an MD.

You will satisfy the eligibility requirements for an Early Stage Researcher under the European Commission Framework 7 Early Stage Training Scheme; in particular, you should be eligible to be appointed as an Early Stage Researcher in the UK. This means; less than four years research experience and must not possess a PhD. You must not be a national of the United Kingdom (check exceptions), and you must not have resided or carried out your main activity in the UK for more than twelve months in the three years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For more information please visit the HR webpage: http://hr.leeds.ac.uk/jobs/ and search under Academic (Research).

Kind regards,

Sophie Goodeve
SpineFX Administrator
School of Mechanical Engineering
University of Leeds

0113 343 2061
Hrs of work: 9-12.30 Mon to Fri