The Extremity Trauma and Amputation Center of Excellence (EACE) has a Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Scientist (Research) position announced for all US citizens on USAJobs at:

This job for a GS-0601-13 will be a team member at the Naval Medical Center San Diego EACE research site with the following responsibilities:
  • Serve as a staff scientist on multidisciplinary research teams to initiate original research through the generation of research grant proposals and formulation of research protocols.
  • Apply comprehensive knowledge of the principles, theories, and practices of rehabilitation therapies, kinesiology, biomechanics, and engineering to design and execute methodologically sound studies.
  • Conduct systematic, critical, intensive, investigation directed toward the development of new or fuller scientific knowledge related to musculoskeletal rehabilitation of traumatic extremity injuries.
  • Disseminate findings of specialized studies for the advancement of clinical care through the consolidation of research findings and conclusions into completed products for publication.
  • Publish completed products, from findings of specialized studies, in high impact scientific journals and oral presentations at national and international scientific conferences.
Salary: $103,126 to $134,064 per year.

Please apply or pass on to a colleague who may be interested. The announcement is open 09 September -07 October 2021.

Merit/internal applicants may apply at:

Please contact Dr. Shawn Farrokhi ( with questions.