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  • Laboratory research coordinator, ECU Department of Physical Therapy

    The Department of Physical Therapy at East Carolina University is seeking qualified candidates for a laboratory research coordinator position. Responsibilities associated with this position include management of technical and instructional aspects of the laboratory equipment for student research projects, assisting and mentoring graduate students in the design and execution of research, and collaboration on student research activities with department faculty. Other specific duties include management of research protocols, laboratory research equipment maintenance, assistance with student and faculty grant preparation and manuscripts, inventory management, website maintenance, STEAM outreach activities, oversight of day-to-day lab activities, and other duties as specified by the department chair and lab directors.

    Requirements: Master’s degree in engineering, biomechanics, or related area

    Preferred characteristics: Strong technical and instrumentation skills, effective written, oral, and interpersonal skills, and expertise with motion analysis techniques, balance and gait assessment, metabolic testing, and/or blood/muscle/tissue analysis techniques.

    Further information and quick link for direct access to posting:

    Employer: East Carolina University (ECU) is located in Greenville, North Carolina (population ~91,000), approximately 1½ hours from the capital city of Raleigh. Greenville is the cultural, educational, medical, and economic center of eastern North Carolina and enjoys a temperate climate. Greenville is also within driving distance to the beautiful North Carolina beaches (2 hours) and Appalachian Mountains (4 hours).
    ECU is the third largest university in the University of North Carolina System (~29,000 students). The ECU Department of Physical Therapy has collaborative relationships with ECU’s Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina Diabetes and Obesity Institute the College of Health and Human Performance, College of Engineering and Technology, and the School of Dental Medicine. Nearby Vidant Medical Center is a fully accredited, 1000+ bed hospital serving 29 counties with a Level-1 Trauma Center and extensive inpatient and outpatient services including rehabilitation and pain management.

    ECU seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a diverse student body, faculty, staff, and administration. In order to promote the University’s diversity goal, the College of Allied Health Sciences strongly encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
    Additional information regarding the Department of Physical Therapy may be found at the following links: and

    Please contact John Willson, PT, Ph.D. at or 252.744.6241 with any questions.
    Last edited by John Willson; September 25, 2018, 07:00 AM.