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Richard Smith
08-28-1996, 06:10 PM
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer
Biomechanics/Motor Control
Full-Time 3 Year Contract
Reference No. CC96/55

The appointee will teach and conduct research in the area of biomechanics
and motor control and will have particular expertise in the analysis of
mechanical and neural constraints in the production of coordinated movement.
Duties will include the pursuit of a vigorous research program, supervision
of graduate research students, and teaching and administration of
post-graduate and undergraduate biomechanics and motor control subjects.

Essential: Post-graduate research degree (PhD necessary for appointment at
Senior Lecturer level) in biomechanics or a related discipline; strong
publication record in internationally refereed journals in the dsicipline
area outlined above; background in the biomechanics of human movement;
capacity to attract external competitive grants; (a track record in
obtaining external competitive grants is necessary for employment at the
Senior Lecturer level).

Desirable: experience in: computer simulation of the human musculo-skeletal
system, tertiary teaching, curriculum development, and supervision of
graduate research students.

The appointment is for 3 years with the possibility of a further offer of up
to 3 years subject to the need and the availability of funding.

Closing Date: 27 September, 1996.

Enquiries and further information: Richard Smith, Phone 61 2 9351 9462,
FAX 61 2 9351 9520, email R.Smith@cchs.usyd.edu.au

+ Richard Smith e-mail: Richard.Smith@cchs.usyd.edu.au +
+ Head, Biomechanics Division, +
+ Faculty of Health Sciences, ,-_|\ +
+ The University of Sydney voice: +61 2 9351 9462 / \ +
+ East Street, Lidcombe, NSW 2141 fax: +61 2 9351 9520 \_,-._* +