Each year The University of Queensland offers a number of centrally
funded postdoctoral research fellowships. These awards are for two
years but in exceptional circumstances, a shorter appointment may
be offered. The University is inviting applications for positions to
commence in January 1995. The basic eligibility requirements are
listed below. I would like to point out to intending applicants that we
have an excellently equipped biomechanics laboratory here including
both a 2D and 3D Motion Analysis system (PC and SUN based), 2
AMTI and 1 Kistler force plate, numerous load cells, accelerometers,
excellent technical support, well established contacts with the
Engineering departments on campus, numerous PCs with A/D,
treadmills, drop-testing rigs, access to wind flumes, etc. If further
details are required please do not hesitate to contact me or Professor
Bruce Abernethy.

- not more than 5 years equivalent full-time experience since
completing a PhD
- an applicant who does not hold a degree may be offered
appointment provided that evidence is subsequently provided that a
doctoral thesis has been submitted by the following dates (Australia,
NZ or PNG - 30 June 1994; Everywhere else - 1 Sept 1994)

- current salary range $31,980 - $37,618 (Australian dollars!)
- air fare to Brisbane to take up the appointment and a return journey
at the expiration of the appointment

All correspondence and applications should be directed to

Professor Bruce Abernethy
Head, Department of Human Movement Studies
The University of Queensland
Queensland 4072

Applications must be received by 28 February, 1994 and applicants
will be notified by late April/early May, 1994.


Robert Neal, PhD