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PhD studentship: Biofeedback for rehabilitation of lower-limb amputees

25 May 2017

Based within the School for Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University, Dr Laura-Anne Furlong would like to invite applicants for an EPSRC studentship investigating "Biofeedback for rehabilitation of lower-limb amputees". The studentship is for 4 years and is part of an ongoing collaboration with the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Birmingham.

Applicants should have, or expect to achieve, at least a 2:1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in Engineering (e.g. biomedical, biomechanical, electrical), Maths, Physics, Sport Science, or a related subject. A relevant Master’s degree and/or experience in biomechanics, engineering or rehabilitation technology, and experience in a computing language (Matlab, C++, etc.) will be an advantage.

The closing date for applications is 5th June 2017, whilst further information can be found at http://www.bases.org.uk/Studentship-Search/Biofeedback-for-rehabilitation-of-lower-limb-amputees/45540