PhD project: Minor, severe and fatal cycling collisions in Ireland: an engineering assessment to ...

Employer
Trinity College Dublin
Location
Europe
Posted
August 22 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Post Title: PhD project: Minor, severe and fatal cycling collisions in Ireland: an engineering assessment to prioritise injury/fatality prevention strategies

Post Status: 4-year funded PhD contract


Research Group / Department / School Injury Biomechanics Research Group


Location: Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin


College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland


Reports to: Principal Investigator or Head of School


Terms & Conditions €16000 per year and opportunity to participate in Departmental teaching, only suitable for persons eligible for EU fees


Closing Date: 12 Noon (Irish Standard Mean Time), 01 September 2017



NOTE: Applicants must have been resident in an EU member state for 3 out of the last 5 years to be eligible for EU fees
Post Summary
This Ph.D. project addresses the engineering risk factors associated with minor, serious and fatal cycling collisions in Ireland, with an explicit emphasis on prevention/reduction of minor injuries as well as serious and fatal collision cases to reduce overall societal harm.

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