Location: Orthopaedic Research Laboratory of the Swiss Federal Institute of
Technology in Lausanne
Date: July 18, 2005

Qualifications / Skills :

* M.S. degree in Science or Engineering with FEA experience is
required. Ph.D. in Mechanical or Bioengineering is preferred.
* Experience in the development of FEM
* Programming (Fortran, Matlab)
* CAE (Solidworks)
* Biomechanics

Description of Position:

This position focuses on the Finite Element Analysis of the shoulder joint
after total shoulder arthroplasty. The qualified applicant will be
responsible for developing a FE model of the shoulder joint, including the
major muscles of the joint, and test different prosthetic designs, and
surgical techniques.

Start Date: Immediately.

Activity rate: 100%.

Duration: 2 years (renewable after 1 year).

Application, including a curriculum vitae, a statement of interest and
references, should be submitted only by e-mail to alexandre.terrier@epfl.ch.

For more informations, please contact

Alexandre Terrier, Ph.D.

Laboratory of Orthopaedic Research
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Building AA.B, station 15
1015 Lausanne - Switzerland

Phone 41 (0)21 693 9498
Fax 41 (0)21 693 8660