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06-10-1997, 11:31 PM
Position Announcement

Position: The Department of Health and Exercise Science and the Claude D.
Pepper Older Americans Independence Center of Wake Forest University invites
applications for a full time position as a biomechanics research technician.

Location: Wake Forest University is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
in the Central Piedmont region of the state.

Employment Date: August 30, 1997.

Responsibilities: As a full time research technician responsible for
performing gait analyses on an NIA funded study to determine the effects of
exercise and diet on physical function in older, obese adults afflicted with
knee osteoarthritis.

Equipment: The Biomechanics Laboratory is equipped with a three dimensional
Motion Analysis Corporation video system interfaced to an AMTI force
platform. There is also an EMED foot pressure system and a KIN-COM
isokinetic dynamometer.

Qualifications: Required: (1) Masters' Degree in biomechanics, (2)
experience performing gait analysis, and (3) excellent interpersonal skills.

Application: Screening of applications will begin immediately and will
continue until a suitable candidate is hired. Send a letter of application,
a resume, and the names and addresses of three references to:

Stephen P. Messier, Ph.D.
J.B. Snow Biomechanics Laboratory
Department of Health and Exercise Science
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

email: messier@pop.wfu.edu
fax: 910 759-4680
phone: 910-759-5849
Stephen P. Messier, Ph.D