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02-01-2011, 04:45 PM
Please visit http://www.mayoclinic.org/jobs/ to apply for this position.
Kristin Zhao
Supervisor/Core Manager
Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory

Job Description:
This is a limited tenure position that has been approved for 2 years that may have the possibility of turning into a regular position.

Involved in multiple aspects of biomechanical research, as directed by the lab management. Focus areas include: finite element modeling, material testing, kinematic analysis, and modeling. Responsible for independently assisting customers in achieving the stated goals of the biomechanics lab research program. Customers include biomechanics research fellows, Mayo staff, and outside collaborators. Performs and troubleshoots data collection and analysis using standard techniques, and designs new methods for collection and analysis. Aids in interpretation of data; authors and co-authors grant proposals, papers and presentations. Trains and oversees work of residents/fellows/other lab personnel. Reviews literature and customizes techniques for lab applications. (002939-90598)

Basic Qualifications:
Requires a bachelors degree in an engineering or engineering-related field (such as physics, movement sciences).

Other Qualifications:
Research experience should be demonstrated in the focus areas of the biomechanics lab: finite element modeling, material testing, kinematic analysis, or modeling. Additional experience should be noted in several of the following areas: equipment design, orthopedics/anatomy, statistical analysis, imaging analysis, computer programming (Matlab, C, LabView). Ability to work independently and with a variety of people at all levels both within and outside of the institution. Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are required. Demonstrate multitasking skills, and serve as an appropriate mentor when needed. Able to apply analytical and problem-solving methodologies, and frequently seek continuous improvement of technological projects.

Experience with image analysis (in Analyze, Mimics, or Matlab), kinematics, and/or Labview programming preferred. A masters degree in a mechanically-inclined engineering field is preferred.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Exempt
Hours/Pay Period: Full time
Schedule Details: Monday-Friday, Days
Compensation Detail: Education, experience, and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. *The minimum salary every two weeks is approximately $2053.00, based on a full-time position.
Staffing Specialist: Jorge Lopez

Mayo Clinic is an affirmative action / equal opportunity educator and employer.

02-01-2011, 06:04 PM
Hi Kirstin,

My name is Sasidhar. I applied for this position at the link you provided. I wanted to let you know of this and would greatly appreciate if I could have your email id as well on which I could forward my resume for further consideration. I am very interested in this position. My contact is 860-301-9263 or sasidharuppuganti@gmail.com.

Thank you.