Job Description

Institute for Biomedical Engineering and the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Head of Scientific Administration
50-100 %

The Functional and Molecular Imaging Laboratory directed by Prof. Daniel Razansky is home to scientists from diverse disciplines – bioengineering, informatics, physics, biology. Scientific focus is on development of novel bio-imaging methods that can broadly impact biological research and clinical practice by delivering information presently not attainable with existing state-of-the-art imaging modalities. The laboratory is fully affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zurich and the Department of Information Technologies and Electrical Engineering, ETH Zurich. It is also an integral part of the Institute for Biomedical Engineering (IBT) and the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology (IPT). Our research is funded by highly competitive grants from the ERC, NIH, HFSP and other and we take part in multinational consortia to facilitate cutting-edge developments in biology and medicine.

Your responsibilities

As Scientific and Administrative Coordinator you will be working closely with expert scientists, University administration and funding agencies to provide comprehensive support to our daily operations. Depending on the particular background of the successful candidate, tasks may include organization of scientific events, grant management, aspects of communications and PR, financial and HR management. In this role, your contribution will be of key importance for establishing efficient management processes within the group and greatly contribute to maintaining our high standards of scientific excellence.

Your profile

  • University degree – prior experience as a researcher or working in a research
environment is considered a plus
  • High professional and personal integrity and work ethics
  • Outstanding organizational qualities, problem-solving attitude and self motivation
  • Excellent command of written and spoken German and English
  • Networking and communication skills
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to a highly dynamic and multi-cultural environment

What we offer

  • We offer you to become part of an inspiring and socially vibrant environment, where
diversity and inclusion values are of utmost importance
  • You will be working in a world top research institution with international, multi-
disciplinary, highly innovative, and scientifically stimulating atmosphere
  • We actively promote opportunities for career development, continuing education and
further training
  • We offer competitive salary increasing with experience and seniority

Place of work

University of Zurich (Irchel Campus) and ETH Zurich (Hönggerberg Campus)

Start of employment

Employment start date to be mutually agreed. Please submit your application by 15.11.2019.

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    Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
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