Center for Microscopy and Image Analysis

Microscopy and flow cytometry application specialist
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The Center for Microscopy and Image Analysis (ZMB) at the University of Zurich is seeking a Microscopy Specialist to join our team. This role also involves supporting flow cytometry operations within a newly established lab at the University Children's Hospital.

The ZMB provides access, training, and education in cutting-edge light and electron microscopy to over 800 users annually. Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with approximately 40 advanced microscopes, offering a diverse range of imaging modalities, including light-sheet, multiphoton, high content screening, super resolution, correlative light, and electron microscopy. Additionally, our virtualized computing infrastructure gives researchers access to powerful image analysis solutions. The focus of this position is on techniques, instrumentation in microscopy and flow cytometry. In-depth expertise in light microscopy is a must. Knowledge in electron microscopy and data processing is an advantage.

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What we offer

This entry-level position is a full-time role, with part-time hours negotiable upon discussion. 

Salary and conditions according to the University of Zurich's guidelines for academic positions.

Place of work

University Children Hospital, August-Forel-Strasse 51, 8008 Zurich
University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich

Start of employment

Immediately or to be negotiable starting date.

Closing date for applications is February 29th, 2024.

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