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    Dear Biomch-L readers,

    The following position advertisements were received today from Christopher
    J. Edington, Manager, Biomechanics Laboratory, Converse Inc., One Fordham
    Road, North Reading, MA 01864-2680, U.S.A., Tel. +1(508) 664-1100, Telex
    940-700 (no fax or email listed); both are classified as new positions in
    the Biomechanics Laboratory, R & D Division, with direct responsibility to
    Mr. Edington. Citizenship or immigrant status requirements were not listed.


    (1) Product Evaluation Specialist

    Purpose: to plan, execute, analyze, and report results of product evaluation
    under minimal supervision. Scope of evaluation would be determined by the
    Laboratory Manager and would generally involve the testing of functional
    aspects of athletic shoes. Listed qualifications are: B.S. or M.S. in Bio-
    mechanics, Exercise Science, or related engineering field; 1 - 3 years ex-
    perience in research-related field, preferably athletic footwear. Experience
    with electronics instrumentation and computer programming preferred.

    (2) Biomechanics Product Representative

    Purpose: meeting with Converse endorsement athletes on a proactive basis to
    discuss any special footwear needs and soliciting feedback on the quality and
    performance on Converse athletic footwear. Listed qualifications are: B.S. or
    M.S. in Biomechanics, Exercise Science, or Sports Medicine related fields pre-

    Further details are available from Mr Edington as mentioned above.

    Good luck to interested readers! hjw