OPPORTUNITIES

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LIFE AT UNESP – knows a little about São Paulo State University (UNESP) where MOVI-LAB is placed on.

DO YOU WANT TO BE A PARTICIPANT IN OUR RESEARCHES? 

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It is a pleasure to have you as a participant in our studies. Usually, several studies are being conducted by MOVI-LAB team that requires the participation of human subjects. If you are interested in helping the development of science and obtaining experience in being a subject in a motor-behavior experiment, please contact us to obtain current information about ongoing studies.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES FOR POSTDOCTORATE FELLOWSHIP

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Postdoctoral Fellows are individuals who have completed a doctoral degree and who are seeking further training in a particular area of research. Postdoctoral Fellows make an indispensable contribution to the research environment of the University and MOVI-LAB and to their chosen field.

The Postdoctoral Fellowship of the São Paulo State University (UNESP) is performed under the general supervision of a faculty member and may assist with the supervision of graduate and undergraduate students and projects in the community. Applicants must demonstrate academic qualification along with intellectual production in human movement science (i.e. physical education, kinesiology, health, physiotherapy, neuroscience, gerontology, medicine, psychology, engineering, etc). Are you interested? Contact Prof Fabio A. Barbieri. There are several funding mechanisms for deserving graduate students.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

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Ph.D. and MS position(s) are available in the MOVI-LAB at UNESP in Post Graduate Program in Human Movement Science. It is required prior experience in the analysis of human movement, with knowledge in motor control and biomechanics, oral and written communication (abstracts, manuscripts, participation in conferences, etc) and computational skills (Matlab or similar programming experience). 

The work culture in the MOVI-LAB is highly interactive and collaborative, and students have opportunities to contribute to various ongoing projects. Applicants are encouraged to get in touch early to receive full consideration for these opportunities. There are several funding mechanisms for deserving graduate students.

Information about the Graduate Program in Movement Science

Master degree
Application submissions happen once a year from October to November (usually). The main documents are research project (8 pages), CV, undergraduate certificate or diploma and English proficiency (if necessary). Are you interested? Please access the Movement Science Program’s website. The MOVI-LAB are always looking for motivated students to join the laboratory.

Ph.D.
Application submissions are open all year round. The candidate must present a letter of acceptance of the advisor with justification based on the scientific and cultural quality of the candidate, and on the quality and relevance of the research project compatible with the grade of the Postgraduate Program according to CAPES. In addition, the candidate must present a research project adequate to Ph.D. level and manuscript(s) accepted for publication or published as the main author during the last three years.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

cartaz-e1539732177910The MOVI-LAB offers opportunities for undergraduates to get involved in research. Do you know MOVI-LAB? No. This is the first thing you need to do: GO TO KNOW MOVI-LAB. Once every 15 days (Mondays) happens the laboratory meeting that can help you to figure out what happens in the MOVI-LAB. Afterward, MOVI-LAB team will figure out the optimal way that you can participate in research activities. Post-Doctoral fellowship, Ph.D. students and Master degree students will help you to decide your interest. These interactions will be most fruitful if you approach the MOVI-LAB team with your mind open to learn and help. You are required to dedicate a minimum of 6 hours a week to the lab (dependent on the type of study). This is open for any undergraduate course. There are several funding mechanisms for deserving graduate students.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES FOR VOLUNTEERING 

Students and professionals have the opportunity to volunteer in the MOVI-LAB. To help in the MOVI-LAB requires attention to detail, accuracy, reliability and punctuality. Volunteering responsibilities are dependent on time in the laboratory and interest. If you are thinking of volunteering, you are encouraged to contact the MOVI-LAB team.