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Start date: A.S.A.P.
Length of appointment: 12 Months (min.) with a possibility of extension of
Salary range: HK$32,190 to HK$38,695 per month
(1 US$ = 7.75 HK$ approx.)
Application Deadline: 23 February 2000
E-mail address for application, CV and names/email contacts of 3 referees
(MS Word format):
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The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences at The Hong Kong Polytechnic
University is pleased to announce that we are seeking a dynamic researcher
to serve as a Research Fellow in Movement Control. This PhD-holder should
have extensive experience in conducting and publishing high quality research
in the area of human movement control, with an emphasis on either or both of
the biomechanical or neural aspects of movement control.

This person will be expected to play two important roles in our department.
First, he or she will support ongoing research projects of staff in one or
more areas that include stroke rehabilitation, rehabilitation of persons
with Parkinson's disease or cerebral palsy, or studies of the therapeutic
effects of Tai Chi. Second, the individual serving as Research Fellow will
develop his or her own unique program of research within the broad area of
rehabilitation and movement control.

If you think you are suitable for this position, please send your
application letter, CV and names and e-mail contact details of 3 referees
(in MS Word format) to Dr Drew Smith, Chairman, Departmental Research
Committee, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic
University ( Deadline for the receipt of your
application is 23 February 2000 (HK Time). Interviews will be conducted in
early March.


Drew Smith, PhD
Chairman, Departmental Research Committee

Department of Rehabilitation Sciences
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR
Office: +852 2766 7094
Fax: +852 2764 1435
Mobile: +852 9689 7094

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