Job ID: 95810

Laboratory Technician Position at Heidelberg University

Position: Technician

Deadline: 30 September 2022

Employment Start Date: 1 January 2023

City: Heidelberg

Country: Germany

Institution: Ruprecht-Karls-Universität

Department: Neurobiology


Laboratory Technician Position

The Department of Neurobiology at Heidelberg University is looking to hire a 50% BTA (TV-L 9) from 01.01.2023.

What are your primary tasks?

  • Preparation of primary neuronal cultures from hippocampus, cortex, and spinal cord
  • Cultivation and differentiation of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and iPSC-derived neurons and human organoids
  • General laboratory organization (preparation and aliquoting of solutions and media, procurement of chemicals and laboratory materials, supervision of equipment)
  • Independent planning and carrying out of laboratory tasks
  • Excellent record-keeping

What are your qualifications?

  • Completed studies as a BTA, MTA, or equivalent; or a bachelor’s degree in the biological or biomedical sciences
  • Experience working in cell culture
  • Willingness to learn new techniques
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good communication skills in English

What do we offer?

  • Permanent employment contract
  • Attractive and modern laboratory environment
  • Flexible schedule
  • Pleasant working atmosphere in an international institute

We would love to hear from you!  Please send your application, including letter of motivation, CV, and credentials via e-mail to