Job ID: 97589

Laboratory Technician Position

Position: Technician

Deadline: 2 December 2022

Contract Length: permanent

City: Heidelberg

Country: Germany

Institution: Ruprecht-Karls-Universität



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 by 02.12.2022 via e-mail to