Position: MS research assistant
Organization: Laboratorio di Tecnologia Medica, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli
Location: Bologna, Italy
Deadline: 12/20/2006
Salary scale: 18,000 - 21,000 Euro per year
Duration: One year funding is available for one additional year

Expected Period: the selected candidate should start no later than
February 2007

Description: a position is available in the Tribology Unit of the
Medical Technology Lab of the Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli in Bologna,
Italy. The selected candidate will work under the direction of the
head of the unit (Dr. Saverio Affatato) to the assessment of wear in
hip and knee joints realised in highly innovative ceramic materials,
as part of a European research project.

Requirements: The ideal candidate should have an Ms in Engineering.
Documented experience in biomechanics research, in particular related
to the tribology of artificial joints, will be considered

Contact: interested candidates should send a CV to the attention of
Dr. Saverio Affatato
MARCO VICECONTI, PhD (viceconti@tecno.ior.it)
Laboratorio di Tecnologia Medica tel. 39-051-6366865
Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli fax. 39-051-6366863
via di barbiano 1/10, 40136 - Bologna, Italy

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