Follow us for jobs

WhatsApp Group Join Now
Telegram Group Join Now

Experience :

1 Year

Salary :

Not Disclosed


Located in Muncie, Indiana, Ball State institution is a public research institution. The Ball brothers, businesspeople and the creators of the Ball Corporation, formed it in 1918.


Postdoctoral Researcher

Last Date:

April 15, 2024


Ph.D. in biology, biomechanics, functional morphology, engineering, or related field.

Job Location :


Job Description

  • Strong experimental skills in functional morphology and/or biomechanics.
  • Excellent scientific communication skills with a record of publications and conference presentations.
  • Collaborative skills for teamwork.
  • Self-motivated with a desire to develop effective mentorship skills.
  • Proficiency in computer programming/statistical software (e.g., R, Matlab, Python).

Job Description:

  1. Laboratory Research: Design and conduct biomechanical and morphological experiments, and care for animals following BSU IACUC-approved protocols.
  2. Data Analysis/Interpretation/Dissemination: Process and analyze experimental data, write manuscripts, and prepare conference presentations related to the project.
  3. Mentorship: Mentor/train undergraduate and graduate students working in Dr. Foster’s lab.
  4. Lab Environment: Contribute to the lab environment, participate in lab activities, and engage in outreach initiatives at local schools and public venues.
  5. Grant Opportunities: Identify and apply to relevant grant opportunities, seek out training workshops and educational seminars, develop pedagogical skills through guest lecture opportunities, and meet weekly with Drs. Foster and Selvitella.

Application Deadline: April 15, 2024

How to Apply:

  • Submit applications online at Ball State University Careers.
  • Include a cover letter detailing qualifications, alignment with the position description, and a commitment to inclusiveness.
  • Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned are required at the time of hire.

👉 Submit Resume