Swiss Paraplegic Research (SPF) is an affiliate of the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation. The mission of SPF is sustainably improving the situation of people with spinal cord injury (SCI) through clinical and interdisciplinary research on a national and international level. Specific areas of its comprehensive research include functioning, movement and mobility, social integration, equality of opportunity, self-determination, quality of life, health services provision as well as morbidity and mortality. The Neuromusculoskeletal Functioning & Mobility group of SPF strives to improve the neuromuscular capacity of persons with SCI to optimally face their challenges of daily life.
The Neuromusculoskeletal Functioning & Mobility group is currently looking for a Senior Researcher 80-100%.
The senior researcher will contribute to applied, interdisciplinary research in a clinical setting. Research fields include the wider fields of physiology and biomechanics, related to hand surgery, robotics, pain, functional electrical stimulation and shoulder health, all in the context of persons living with an SCI.
The position is for 3 years with the possibility of extension. Starting date is as soon as possible or upon individual agreement.
For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Claudio Perret, 041 939 66 50 or firstname.lastname@example.org.