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    University of Oregon
    College of Arts and Sciences

    Position Announcement: Biomechanics

    Rank: Assistant Professor, tenure track. Appointment begins September 16,
    The best qualified candidate with expertise in biomechanics will be
    Qualifications and responsibilities: This position fills important existing
    undergraduate and graduate instructional needs in biomechanics, and
    to the broader focuses of the department which includes preventive and
    rehabilitative medicine. Candidates who can provide clinical expertise to
    majors seeking careers in the health sciences are especially encouraged to

    Earned doctoral degree with specialization in biomechanics. Postdoctoral
    experience preferred. The appointee will be expected to have expertise to
    teach undergraduate and graduate courses in biomechanics. The development
    of a strong independent research program that is competitive for extramural
    is expected. The department is seeking a biomechanist with a mechanics and/or
    bioengineering background with training and expertise in orthopedics,
    rehabilitation, ergonomics/human factors, and/or modeling. Other
    responsibilities include supervision of student research, including advising
    masterís theses and doctoral dissertations, academic counseling of
    undergraduate and graduate students, service on faculty committees, and other
    duties as appropriate.

    General Information: The Department of Exercise and Movement Science (EMS)
    offers a cross-disciplinary undergraduate degree which emphasizes the
    development of students interested in pursuing medicine and health science
    careers. The degree program consists of courses in exercise science with
    supporting course work in the biological, and physical sciences. Graduates in
    EMS seek positions in medicine, physical therapy, nursing, dentistry and other
    health sciences, and research/teaching at the university level.

    Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience.

    Applications: Direct e-mail inquiries to Send
    letter of application, curriculum vita, samples of scholarly work, and 3
    letters of
    reference to:

    Search Committee Chair, Biomechanics Search
    Department of Exercise and Movement Science
    1240 University of Oregon
    Eugene, OR 97403-1240

    Deadline: Initial screening of applications will begin Jan 4, 1999, and the
    search will continue until a suitable candidate is selected. To insure full
    consideration of an application, we recommend that materials be received by
    Jan 4, 1999.

    The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
    institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the
    Americans with Disabilities Act.

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