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Howard J. Hillstrom, Ph.d.
04-02-1998, 08:55 AM
Faculty Position Available

Biomechanics and Biomaterials Research

The Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine has recently merged with
Temple University in Philadelphia Pennsylvania to form the Temple
University School of Podiatric Medicine (TUSPM). The School of
Podiatric Medicine will become Temple University’s 15th college and the
fifth within the Health Sciences Center, along with the Schools of
Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and the College of Allied Health
Professions. The Health Sciences campus is also home to Temple
University Hospital and the new Temple University Children’s Medical

The Biomechanics and Biomaterials Laboratories at the Temple University
School of Podiatric Medicine invite applications for a senior faculty
position in the area of Biomedical Engineering. Individuals with
significant experience in biomechanics, biomaterials, or tissue
engineering are encouraged to apply. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in
engineering and/or related basic sciences. The ideal candidate has
significantly influenced the field of biomedical research as documented
by peer reviewed publications and a significant research funding
history. This senior faculty member will direct a Research Center
comprised of existing gait and posture, biomaterials, and tissue
engineering laboratories and will assume teaching and research
responsibilities at TUSPM. In addition, this individual will be
expected to mentor the existing laboratory directors, faculty members,
medical and graduate students, post doctoral fellows, and residents.

Temple University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and encourages applications from minorities and women. Salary is
competitive and based on experience with an excellent fringe benefit

A letter of interest briefly describing previous and future career
plans, a curriculum vitae, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers
of at least three references should be sent to the Pennsylvania College
of Podiatric Medicine, Eighth and Race St., Philadelphia, PA 19107.
Application materials should be sent to either:

Howard J. Hillstrom, Ph.D. or Suzanne H.
Maxian, Ph.D.
phone: (215) 625-5366 (215)
fax: (215) 629-1622 (215)
email: hhillstrom@pcpm.edu