Postdoctoral Associate

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Work type: Post Doc
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Engineering/Computer Science

Classification Title:

Postdoctoral Associate

Job Description:

A postdoc position studying human locomotion is available in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel Ferris (  This position is for an initial one-year appointment, and has the potential to be renewed for an additional two years based on performance and funding availability. Dr. Ferris has a long history of training professionals who have entered and succeeded in both academic and industry positions.


Dr. Ferris’ research focuses on the biomechanics and neural control of human locomotion. Candidates should have background training and experience in biomedical engineering, kinesiology, mechanical engineering, or neuroscience. Specific research experience with kinematic, kinetic, and/or myoelectric analysis of human walking and running is valuable. Prior use of electroencephalography (EEG), Matlab, and EEGLab is desirable.
Advertised Salary:

$48,000 commensurate with experience and education

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a related biomedical engineering or biomedical science area. Applicants must have experience with manuscript preparation and submission. Experience with grant writing and managing students is not required, but is desirable.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with grant writing and managing students is not required, but is desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In addition to applying online to Careers at UF (, Applicants should send a CV, a brief statement of interest, and contact information for two references to Dr. Ferris at Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: No


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