Research Fellow in Biomechanics

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Adelaide, Australia
20 Mar 2020
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Research Academic Level A 
Salary Range: $75,669 to $91,700 pa
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Full-time, available for 1 year
Position Reports to: Lecturer
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Dr Saulo Martelli
Closing Date: Friday, April 3 2020 at 11:00 am

Position Summary:

The research fellow will be involved in research within the Medical Device Research Institute and will be required to make significant contribution to performing research in the area of orthopaedic biomechanics. The post-doctoral research fellow will contribute to the generation of the Virtual Human Knee, a project funded by the Australian Research Council (DP180103146).

The project will advance knowledge of knee mechanics in healthy adult people through a highly multidisciplinary approach combining elements of experimental mechanics, imaging, and modelling and motion analysis. Expected outcomes include advancing current knowledge of knee mechanics and a tool for improving current injury prevention methods and knee reconstruction surgery applicable to each single individual.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.

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