Recruitment

Open ESR Positions

NU-SPINE will be recruiting 15 ESRs to start in two phases. Those recruited in the first phase (ESRs 1-8) will start in March / April 2019 (start date can be negotiated for those graduating spring 2019), and those in the second phase (ESRs 9-15) will start in November / December 2019. Below you will find some basic information and links to full job descriptions and application sites for open positions. Please direct all enquiries to the contact names provided for each position, but please note that application is usually NOT made via e-mail, please read application instructions carefully for each position via the link provided. 

ESR 1 - development of bioceramic materials for spinal implants

Link to job description and application: 
https://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=239159

Closing date: Application closed on 21st December 2018
Evaluation ongoing - results expected end of January 2019.

Contacts - Enquiries only: Håkan Engqvist (Hakan.Engqvist@angstrom.uu.se) or Cecilia Persson (Cecilia.Persson@angstrom.uu.se). Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 2 - spinal implant design

Link to job description and application: 
https://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=239509

Closing date: Application closed on 21st December 2018
Evaluation ongoing - results expected end of January 2019.

Contacts - Enquiries only: Cecilia Persson (Cecilia.Persson@angstrom.uu.se) or Susan Peacock (Susan.Peacock@angstrom.uu.se). Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 3 - Combinatorial Coatings

Link to job description and application: https://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=ENGME1168

Closing date: 6th January 2019

Contact: Anne Neville (A.Neville@leeds.ac.uk), Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6812
Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 4 - Design Optimisation of Orthopaedic Implants

Link to job description and application: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/6788/pub/1/index.html

Closing date: 28th February 2019

Contact: Benedikt Helgason (bhelgason@ethz.ch). Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 5 - Osseointegration of silicon nitride implants

Link to job description and application: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/6790/pub/1/index.html

Closing date: 28th February 2019

Contact: Karin Würtz-Kozak (kwuertz@ethz.ch). Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 6 - Activities of Daily Living

Link to job description and application: https://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=ENGME1169

Closing date: 6th January 2019

Contact: Richard Hall (R.M.Hall@leeds.ac.uk), Tel: +44 (0) 113 343 2132 or Anthony Redmond (a.redmond@leeds.ac.uk), +44 (0) 113 392 4914. Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 7 - Facet Joint

Link to job description and application: https://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=ENGME1170

Closing date: 6th January 2019

Contact: Contact: Richard Hall (R.M.Hall@leeds.ac.uk), Tel: +44 (0) 113 343 2132
Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 9 - Development of ceramic coatings for spinal applications

Link to job description and application: Coming soon

Closing date: Coming soon

Contact: Markus Tobler (Markus.Tobler@ionbond.com)

ESR 10 - Design of an all-ceramic total disc replacement

Link to job description and application: Coming soon

Closing date: Coming soon

Contact: Thomas Pandorf (T.Pandorf@ceramtec.de)

ESR 11 - Screw constructs adapted to the surrounding bone

Link to job description and application: Coming soon

Closing date: Coming soon

Contact: Cecilia Persson (Cecilia.Persson@angstrom.uu.se)

ESR 12 - Development, characterization and scale-up of metal-free ceramic total disc replacement

Link to job description and application: Coming soon

Closing date: Coming soon

Contact: Mateusz Juszczyk (M.Juszczyk@ceramtec.de)

ESR 13 - Non-Linear Dynamics of Silicon Nitride Orthopaedic Implants

Link to job description and application: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/6791/pub/1/index.html

Closing date: 28th February 2019

Contact: Stephen Ferguson (sferguson@ethz.ch). Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 14 - Corrosion Engineering of Implants

Link to job description and application: https://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=ENGME1171

Closing date: 6th January 2019

Contact: Michael Bryant (M.G.Bryant@leeds.ac.uk), Tel: +44 (0)113 343 2161
Please note these are contact points for enquiries only. All applications should be submitted through the application portal found in the link above (job description and application). Applications submitted by email will not be considered.

ESR 15 - Effects of wear debris and corrosion products on neural tissues

Link to job description and application: Coming soon

Closing date: Coming soon

Contact: Gry Hulsart-Billström (gry.hulsart@angstrom.uu.se)