Technician/Lab manager position available

Date: May 3, 2022

to be filled as soon as possible

at the Institute of Human Genetics, Section Nephrogenetics. The position is initially limited to 2 years, a permanent employment is possible. Remuneration is based on TV-UK.

The lab deals with the genetic basis of kidney diseases. We use modern cell and molecular biological methods on cell culture, mouse and fly models.


Your tasks

Working with Drosophila fly strains: keeping, crossing, manual dissections

Histological and immunohistochemical staining techniques of various fly tissues, microscopy

cell culture

Molecular biology work: cloning, genotyping

Organizational tasks: ordering, laboratory organization, communication with university hospital administration and authorities


Your profile

Completed training in the field of medical-technical assistance (MTLA, BTA, CTA) or comparable qualification

Experience in laboratory management, histology and animal experiments (ideally with Drosophila) desired

Ability to work in a team

Good knowledge of English, ideally also proficient in German


What can we offer?

An international, friendly team in a dynamic environment

Goal-oriented, individual training and further education opportunities

Job ticket for public transport

Possibility of child care (e.g.kindergarten) as well as a subsidy for holiday care for school children

Active health promotion

Employer-funded pension

Access to the university library and other university facilities (e.g. university sports)


Applications including a cover letter, a detailed CV including a publication list and contacts of up to three referees should be sent as soon as possible to

Interested? Contact us!


Institut für Humangenetik
Simons Lab
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg


E-Mail Lab •
+49 6221 56 32 25 8

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