PhD Position in Biomechanics of the buttocks tissues - STINTS project

The Grenoble Alpes University and Arts et Metiers ParisTech School offer a thesis position on "Biomechanics of the buttocks tissues" as part of the European project STINTS, "SkinTissue Integrity under Shear”, from the EU research framework program Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions.

Title : "Mixed experimental and numerical approach for the personalized simulation of the poro-elastic response of pelvic soft tissues during the interaction with support surfaces (wheelchair cushions and mattresses)."

Research fields :

  • Biology › Biomechanics  
  • Materials science › mechanical properties and medical imaging
  • Engineering › Materials engineering 

Personal requirements : please note that only non-french candidates can apply.

Location : the post will be located at Grenoble and Paris.
Starting Date : June 2019
Application deadline : March 4th  2019

For more information, see the detailed profile of the position :


Payan Yohan