Post-Doctoral Position

Post-Doctoral Position

DIPG Research Institute
Your responsibilities
  • In vitro and in vivo assays using DIPG preclinical models
  • Assist with writing and generating laboratory protocols including animal protocols, manuscripts, and grant proposals
  • Assist in maintaining detailed records of their laboratory work, results, and data analyses
  • Sharing responsibilities for operation and maintenance of standard lab equipment
Your profile
  • Minimum of a PhD in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or a related field, or MD, PharmD is required
  • Previous molecular biology laboratory research experience and familiarity with routine laboratory techniques
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to synthesize research findings for presentation in both oral and written formats
  • Excellent English writing skills
  • Highly creative and motivated individual

Your location

Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zürich

Contact

Prof. Javad Nazarian
Head of Research Group
javad.nazarian@kispi.uzh.ch
Désirée Nater
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Kinderspital Zürich as an employer
Kinderspital Zürich is the largest university children's hospital in Switzerland with about 2,300 employees, and is one of the leading centres for paediatric and youth medicine in Europe. Although the hospital may be big, it's the little ones that count: up to 100,000 patients are cared for each year across 30 departments, where we do everything in our power to ensure their well being. 'Kispi' not only offers cutting-edge devices and the highest quality of care, but also a good sense of interpersonal issues. Alongside its comprehensive range of paediatric medicine and surgery facilities, the children's hospital also offers a unique rehabilitation centre and a research centre.

Your benefits

Holiday

Five weeks’ holiday and additional days as a loyalty bonus

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Staff accommodation

Staff accommodation near the location

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Opportunities for progression

A variety of opportunities for professional growth, including further training opportunities

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Restaurant

Enjoy healthy food at a reduced price in the Kispi restaurant

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Insurance

Private accident insurance and daily allowance insurance in case of illness

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Childcare

Childcare at the hospital with extended opening hours

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Standard of living

Work in Zurich with one of the highest living standards in the world

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Work part-time

Attractive part-time opportunities in nursing with individual, family-centric arrangements

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Staff doctor

Staff doctor with free first aid in emergencies

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Public transport discounts

Generous discount with ZVV BonusPass or a GA travelcard

Vorteile

Holiday

Five weeks’ holiday and additional days as a loyalty bonus

Staff accommodation

Staff accommodation near the location

Opportunities for progression

A variety of opportunities for progression and development, as well as attractive further training opportunities

Restaurant

Enjoy healthy food at a reduced price in the Kispi restaurant

Insurance

Private accident insurance and daily allowance insurance in case of illness

Childcare

Childcare at the hospital with extended opening hours

Standard of living

Work in Zurich with one of the highest living standards in the world

Work part-time

Attractive part-time opportunities in nursing with individual, family-centric arrangements

Staff doctor

Staff doctor with free first aid in emergencies

Public transport discounts

Generous discount with ZVV BonusPass or a GA travelcard

Your salary

Your estimated gross salary for a 100% position should fall between CHF 92'700 and CHF 99'800 per year.

The exact salary will depend on your qualifications and professional experience. Your salary will be established in accordance with our salary guidelines during the selection process. Applicants who do not yet possess the necessary skills and experience may in some cases be offered a lower pay grade. In many cases, supplementary pay will be offered for irregular working hours. Further salary development will depend on your performance and the financial ability of the Eleonorenstiftung.

The application process

After you have submitted your application via our online portal, we will consider it carefully. We will make an initial selection from among the applications received and then get in touch with you. If we progress to the interview stage, the following procedure will apply:

We are looking forward to your application.

Apply now