The Klinikum rechts der Isar university hospital of the Technical Univer­sity of Munich is a major Euro­pean center of medical care and edu­cation and teaching with 1,161 beds and around 5,500 employees. Every year around 60,000 patients bene­fit from inpatient and around 250,000 patients from out­patient care. The hospital is a supra-maximal care home that covers the entire spectrum of modern medicine. Since 2003, the Klinikum rechts der Isar is an insti­tute of public law of the Free State of Bavaria.

Division of Metabolic Disea­ses (leaded by Prof. Matthias Tschöp), Department of Medicine, Technical Univer­sity of Munich is looking for a research technician to perform precli­nical studies and basic research projects in area of metabolic disea­ses at the Insti­tute for Diabetes and Obesity (IDO) located at the Helmholtz Zentrum Munich. The insti­tute is focused on the develop­ment of persona­lized preven­tive and thera­peutic strate­gies for diabetes and obesity. We are looking for a

Research Technician (MTA / BTA) (f/m/d)

Your duties

  • Organization and execu­tion of in vivo mouse experi­ments
  • Handling and breeding trans­genic mice (geno­typing, database management)
  • Biochemical and mole­cular ana­lyses such as PCR, western blot, ELISA, IHCBasic cell cul­ture work
  • Documentation of results and pro­cesses in English

Your profile

  • Education as a research techni­cian (BTA, MTA [f/m/d]) or an equi­valent degree
  • Molecular biology and bio­chemistry skills
  • Experience in working with mice
  • Experience in cell cul­ture is an advan­tage
  • Good written and spoken English skills
  • High motivation, flexi­bility and reliabi­lity
  • Willingness to take charge of orga­nizing the daily lab routine

We offer

  • An innovative, state of the art and scienti­fically stimu­lating working environ­ment
  • Further professional devel­opment opportu­nities
  • Initially temporary con­tract (two years) accor­ding to the TV-L 

We give priority to sever­ely disabled appli­cants (f/m/d) with essentially equal qualifi­cations.

We are looking forward for your appli­cation!

Please send your detailed appli­cation documents (cover letter, CV, certifi­cates, if possible letter of recommen­dation and proof of exper­tise) including three selected publi­cations in digital form exclu­sively as a single file in PDF format to:

Helmholtz Zentrum München 
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH) 
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1 
85764 Neuherberg