Career Opportunities

The Department of Biomedicine continuously offers position for scientists, technicians as well as in administration. Search the "Jobs Database" below or contact Human Resources or Research Group Leaders for opportunities.

Research Assistants

Laboratory Student Assistant

10 hours/week in experimental medicine

Beginning August 1, 2017, and for the duration of six months, there is a Student Assistant position available in the Myocardial Research Laboratory of the Department of Biomedicine. details/research/researchgroup/myocardial-research/

The position is paid by the University of Basel and corresponds to 23.8% of full time (43.32 hrs/mth).

Your assignment:

        Maintenance and amplification of cardiac progenitor cells from mice. 

        Expansion of expression vectors. 

        Quality control and phenotypic analyses of cardiac progenitor cells by 
PCR, Western Blotting and Immunocytochemistry. 

        You will also have the opportunity to learn new techniques. Unpaid continuation of the work in the form of a Master project is possible. 


We are seeking a highly motivated student (Bachelor or Master, before or after graduation) from the University of Basel with a background in biology, molecular medicine, molecular/cellular biology, or a related discipline. Excellent interpersonal skills and organizational capabilities and the ability to work precisely, independently and flexibly are prerequisites. Laboratory experience with respect to basic laboratory techniques is advantageous. As you will work in an international team, good command of the English language is required. 
Please send your application (including letter of motivation and CV) to Dr. Michika Mochizuki or PD Dr. Gabriela Kuster