Positions in the Bone Biology and Mechanics Lab

Post-doctoral Researchers:
The lab is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to work on current NIH and NSF funded research. The planned start date for this position is ASAP! The applicant should have a strong background in bone research, and those with experience in mechanobiology are highly enouraged to apply. Please contact Prof. Wallace directly and include a detailed CV. I will also request a cover letter, a statement of research experience, and future research interests. In addition, contact information for at least 3 references is requested.

Graduate students:
The BBML is currently seeking highly motivated students to fill PhD and thesis-based MS positions for the fall of 2023. The applicant would ideally have a background in mechanics with application to biological tissues, but all interested students are encouraged to contact Prof. Wallace directly to discuss the position. Application information can be found here.

Undergraduate students:
Undergraduate BME students who are interested in gaining research experience are encouraged to contact Prof. Wallace for more details. Please provide a CV or resume and a statement of interest. In order to become an undergraduate researcher in the lab, you must meet the following criteria:
1) Be interested in bone biomechanics.
2) Be in good academic standing.
3) Commit at least 1 full academic year (2 semesters) and at least 6 hours/week to research.
4) Attend regular lab meetings and present your research results once per semester.

Please check the Center for Research and Learning for undergraduate research programs.

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  • Professor
    Joseph Wallace


  • BBML: Bone Biology and Mechanics Lab


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    JW Office: (317) 274-2448
    Fax: (317) 278-2455
    Lab: (317) 278-3508

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    350 N. Blackford St. EL221
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