You will find below an advertisement for a faculty position in
biomechanics at Indiana University that was just sent to me by Jesus
Dapena. Please direct any inquiries to the addresses on the position
description or to Dr. Dapena (


The Indiana University Department of Kinesiology, School of HPER,
invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate
Professor position in the area of Biomechanics. The position will be
available in August, 2008.

Qualifications include doctorate in biomechanics or related field,
publications in appropriate journals, and demonstrated ability to
attract external funding. Preference will be given to candidates with
research emphasis in gait analysis, sport or workplace injuries,
ergonomics, or musculoskeletal modeling.

Responsibilities include: Maintain a research program in biomechanics,
publish research in refereed journals, acquire external funding to
support research activities, advise graduate students, direct master's
theses and doctoral dissertations, and teach courses in biomechanics
and related topics.

Send letter of application with a brief statement of professional
objectives, curriculum vitae, representative publication reprints,
transcripts, and a listing of at least three professional references to:

Chair, Biomechanics Search and Screen Committee, Department of
Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 (phone:
812-855-6541; email:

Applications received by January 1, 2008 will be assured of
consideration. However, applications will be considered until the
position is filled. Indiana University is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.