Postdoctoral position in Biomechanical/ Biomedical Engineering at USA

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Postdoctoral position in Biomechanical/ Biomedical Engineering at USA

Employer: University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Location: Lincoln, NE, USA
Post Type: Postdoctoral

The Trauma Mechanics Research Initiative ( at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks a highly motivated post-doctoral researcher to perform theory, modeling and simulation research in the field of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). This is part of a large scale effort supported by the U.S. Army with computational simulation and experiments on small animals, cadavers, and headforms. An immediate appointment is available and a competitive salary will be offered based on individual background and experience.
Specific Qualifications:
• Ph.D. in Biomechanical/Biomedical Engineering with a focus in large scale Finite Element Modeling and simulation
• Proficient in geometric modeling of the human body (from MRI/CT data), applying impact/shock load conditions, analysis of pre- and post-processing of large data sets
• Experience in biomaterials modeling with a focus on fluid-structure interactions and scale-up of small animal to human models
• Capable of interfacing with interdisciplinary teams
• Competent in Bio-Engineering Mechanics
How To Apply?
Please send your CV by e-mail to:
Namas Chandra, Ph. D., P.E.
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs
Elmer E. Koch Professor of Engineering Mechanics
College of Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588-0642
1 (402) 472-8310
E-mail: eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%6e%63%68%61%6e%64%72%61%32%40%75%6e%6c%2e%65%64%75%22%3e%6e%63%68%61%6e%64%72%61%32%40%75%6e%6c%2e%65%64%75%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b'))
Last Date: December 16, 2010
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