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Australia/NZ PhD/MRes Scholarships - Macquarie University, Sydney.

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  • Australia/NZ PhD/MRes Scholarships - Macquarie University, Sydney.

    Applications are currently open for Domestic (Australia and New Zealand) applicants for Masters of Research and PhD positions at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. Please note the closing date for Domestic student applications is 31 Oct 2018. Please see for more detail.

    Please note these are competitive scholarships awarded to high-calibre applicants.

    Currently we are recruiting suitable students, who obtain a scholarship as above, to research in the area of Biomechanics, and/or Strength and Conditioning, and/or Physical Performance with a focus on Rugby League (in collaboration with the Rabbitohs Football Club) or Military physical conditioning.

    The facilities at MQ include a Vicon motion analysis system, AMTI Force-instrumented treadmill, MYON 16 channel EMG, 3 in-ground force plates, and other facilities such as a virtual reality laboratory, portable force plates, VO2 analyser, etc.

    Depending on the proposed project the successful applicant should have experience with kinetic and kinematic data collection and analysis, experience with Matlab, Python, and/or OpenSim, and strength and conditioning experience/qualifications.

    Please read the university application process (, then if the above research topics interest you contact Dr Tim Doyle directly (, before submitting your application so your suitability can be discussed; please include a brief statement about yourself, including copies of all your academic transcripts, all conference and journal papers published, and a brief (1-2 paragraph) suggested research project.

    The successful applicant would need to start early 2019.

    Please contact me directly for further information,

    Thank you.