Joint & Bone Initiative

Faculty Research Opportunities

The Bone and Joint Institute are currently seeking positions in the following categories:

Western Research Chairs

Tenure Track Positions

Other External MSK Related Positions


Western Research Chairs

Western University in London, Ontario, Canada is investing $12.5M to grow its significant strengths in musculoskeletal health research through the Cluster of Research Excellence in Musculoskeletal Health and Western Research Chairs program. These new investments will build on extensive infrastructure, expertise, and a history of innovation in musculoskeletal health in London, Canada. Facilities and resources include a full range of state-of-the-art laboratories, imaging systems, and world-renowned clinics caring for patients with musculoskeletal conditions.
 
Western Research Chairs are sought (see details below) to join a transdisciplinary network of collaborative researchers in Western’s Bone and Joint Institute. The successful candidate will hold an academic appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor with tenure or continuing appointment, and will supervise graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and/or clinician-scientists in training in its Collaborative Training Program in Musculoskeletal Health Research.

Western Research Chair (WRC) in in Exercise, Mobility & Health

Western University in London Ontario, Canada seeks applicants for a Western Research Chair in Exercise, Mobility and Health to lead a research program focused on musculoskeletal health. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate their ability to lead research in exercise for the prevention and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal conditions. However, outstanding researchers in any field relevant to physical activity, mobility and musculoskeletal health will be considered. Applicants must have an outstanding record of peer-reviewed publications, research funding, supervision of trainees, and leadership of research teams. Applicants should hold a PhD or equivalent and be internationally recognized for research relevant to exercise, mobility and health

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Western Research Chair (WRC) in Mechatronics

Western University in London Ontario, Canada seeks candidates for a Western Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Mechatronics. to take a leadership role in expanding Western’s profile and capacity in musculoskeletal health research. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate their ability to lead research in mechatronics; e.g. rehabilitation devices, wearable devices, implanted systems, surgical mechatronics, prosthetics, energy harvesting, and human-machine interfaces; relevant to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, or palliation of musculoskeletal conditions.

Applicants must have an outstanding record of peer-reviewed publications, research funding, supervision of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, and leadership of research teams. Applicants should hold a PhD or equivalent and be internationally recognized for research relevant to mechatronics and musculoskeletal health.

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Western Research Chair (WRC) in Musculoskeletal Health

Western University in London Ontario, Canada seeks candidates for a Western Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Health. to take a leadership role in expanding Western’s profile and capacity in musculoskeletal health research. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate their ability to lead research in imaging, biological or biomedical aspects of bone and joint diseases, or any other field relevant to MSK Health.  

Applicants must have an outstanding record of peer-reviewed publications, research funding, supervision of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, and leadership of research teams. Applicants should hold a PhD and/or MD/DDS/DVM or equivalent and be internationally recognized for research relevant to musculoskeletal health.

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Tenure Track Positions

Western University is investing $12.5M in a Cluster of Research Excellence in Musculoskeletal Health, including recruitment of early-career investigators and Western Research Chairs to build on significant research strengths in the area of bone and joint health.

There are currently no tenure track postings at this time.

Other Career Opportunities at Westerm in MSK Related Areas.

FT Tenure Track Position in Biological Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Western University is accepting applications for a FT tenure-track (probationary) position in Biological Anthropology.

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