Part time position as a CTA in University/Academic research
In the Department of Neurophysiology is a Chemical Technical Assistant (CTA, m/w) position available from the 1st of July, 2018. This position includes participation and collaboration work on scientific projects. This part time position is initially a one year contract with option to extend to an unlimited contract thereafter. Placement depends on qualification.
The Centre of Brain Research, at the Medical University of Vienna, is known worldwide for its research in the neuro sciences. Under the leadership of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jürgen Sandkühler, are the core mechanisms of the origin of pain and pain therapy the primary research interests of the Department of Neurophysiology.
Your Profile You have a completed CTA qualification, or have a comparable qualification. Additionally:
- Laboratory experience is desired, especially:
o Western Blot
o Fluorescence Microscopy
o Experience with animal models (rats or mice
- Enjoyment working independently in an international team of researchers
- Enthusiasm and willingness to engage
- Experience with standard software e.g. MS Word, Excel.
- Good English skills, German can be an advantage.
Our offer We are offering an interesting and challenging working environment with a young and international team of researchers, and with great working conditions. The monthly minimum wage is determined as per the collective contract (Group IIIa / CTA).
Start of the position:
Department of Neurophysiology
Contact: Alexandra Tilscher