Your application should be a single pdf document including a cover letter (1-2 pages) stating your personal research interest and career goals, complete CV with list of publications, copy of 2-3 relevant papers, and names and contact information of three references.
For more information regarding the opening, please contact: David B. Lipps, Ph.D. Email: email@example.com Assistant Professor, Movement Science, School of Kinesiology Affiliate Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Member, Health Behavior and Outcomes, Rogel Cancer Center University of Michigan
The Musculoskeletal Biomechanics and Imaging Laboratory at the University of Michigan is looking for a talented and highly motivated applicant for a National Institutes of Health funded postdoctoral research position assessing shoulder outcomes in breast cancer patients following mastectomy and breast reconstruction using ultrasound imaging.
Applications must have a Ph.D. in Biomechanics, Kinesiology, Biomedical Engineering, or related field. The ideal candidate for this position will also have substantial experience in human subjects experiments (motion capture, EMG, etc), and a proven track record of high quality publications. In addition to the outlined technical skills, ideal candidates should have excellent analytical and problem solving skills and must be thriving in both a team and individual environment. The candidate must also have strong organizational and communication skills.
Knowledge of biomechanics, ultrasound imaging, clinical outcomes, signal processing, and statistics would be highly beneficial for this position.
Tentative Starting Date: January 2020 Position is initially for 1 year with the possibility to renew
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 179528
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