Another job opening I received in my inbox today. I remember some people were inquiring about kines jobs.
Institution: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Location: Bethesda, MD
Faculty - Health - Physical Education & Kinesiology
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
Salary: $42,209 to $67,114 USD Per Year
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) is the Nation’s federal health sciences university and is committed to excellence in military medicine and public health during peace and war. USUHS serves the uniformed services and the Nation as an outstanding academic health sciences center with a worldwide perspective for education, research, service, and consultation, and uniquely relates these activities to military medicine, disaster medicine, and military medical readiness.
The Department of Military and Emergency Medicine is seeking a full-time Research Associate who will play a major role in the day-to-day operations of the Human Performance Laboratory and Consortium for Health and Military Performance (CHAMP).
Duties: Working as a member of a research team, the incumbent will be integrally involved in research protocols and recruit human subjects, perform clinical experiments related to human performance, statistical analysis on subject data and design databases. Studies may involve various types of exercise tests, such as maximal tests, Wingate tests, submaximal tests and field testing. The incumbent will assist in the design of clinical protocols, which will include performing literature searches and providing support in the preparation of grants. He/she will also assist with muscle biopsies and heat tolerance testing, and cleaning and reducing of collected data using computer software tools.
Qualification Requirements: The incumbent must possess a Master’s degree in sports or exercise science or a closely related field. This level of expertise and knowledge may also be evidenced by the possession of a Bachelor’s degree in sports or exercise science or a closely related field, combined with a minimum of two (2) years of specialized experience in human research. Knowledge of data reduction techniques, human performance, nutrition, and current injury prevention is desirable.
Selected candidates will be subject to a security background investigation for employment. If the selectee is unable to meet the requirements of a security background investigation, the tentative offer of employment will be rescinded. If employment has started, the selectee may be discharged.
Instructions to Candidates: Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and have three letters of reference sent to:
Postal Address: Dr. Patricia Deuster
Department of Military and Emergency Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
4301 Jones Bridge Rd.
Bethesda, MD 20814-4799