Research Associate ex vivo/in vivo models in Rare Blood Disorders

  • Contract type Temporary Assignment - 12 months after start (with option of extension)
  • Place
  • Reference disorders-2357-559614
  • Assignment start date Asap / 21.11.2022 • latest Start Date: 01.03.2023
  • Sector Chemistry & Life Sciences
  • Publication date 24.11.2022
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Mandated by one of our clients, we are looking for a:

Research Associate ex vivo/in vivo models in Rare Blood Disorders

Your assignment

- Validate and apply novel in vitro systems (incl. micro physiological systems, organoids, “organ-on-a-chip”) for the discovery and validation of new targets or therapeutic agents that can be leveraged to address rare blood disorders
- Apply state-of-the-art imaging technologies (e.g. confocal & life cell imaging) to the analysis of in vitro test systems
- Work with primary cells and tissues including patient-derived material
- Collaboratively design, execute, and interpret data for the validation and characterization of targets or therapeutic agents in the area of rare blood disorders
- Continuously improve test systems, treatment, analysis, and data evaluation. Contribute to work process optimization including datacapture, storage and assay automation
- Work closely with all members of the group, share duties, maintain a clean work environment and actively contribute to the positive work atmosphere within the group

Your profile

- MSc/BSc in Life Sciences (cellular/ molecular biology, pharmacology, immunology), or completion of an apprenticeship for a research associate 
- 4 years of practical academic or industry experience 
- Mouse (IP, IV, SC, oral gavage, catheter implementation) and blood collection (vena cava, retro orbital or intra-cardiac) 
- LTK module 1, FELASA or equivalent certification 
- Skillfully able to interact effectively with people, strong commitment to teamwork
- Very good communication skills in English
- Excellent data management and record-keeping skills

Nice to Have:

• Experience in terminal and survival surgery in mouse
• Experience in working with human tissues (e.g. histochemistry, cell isolation)
• Experience in imaging technologies (confocal, live cell), data analysis and result evaluations


We look forward to receiving your application via the online application form.

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