Institute for Regenerative Medicine - IREM

Postdoc in Translational Regulation in Cancer
80-100 %

The Institute for Regenerative Medicine is part of the dynamically evolving new campus of the University of Zurich in Schlieren-Zurich. For more information, please see

Your responsibilities

We are seeking to recruit a passionate postdoctoral researcher to join an interdisciplinary project on the role of translational regulation in cancer. The project combines the group's expertise in functional genomics, gene expression regulation and cancer biology to understand the impact of translational reprogramming in cancer.

Your profile

Applicants for the postdoctoral researcher position should hold a PhD or MD-PhD in life sciences with a strong background in RNA biology, translational control, systems biology or cancer biology and should have a solid publication record in peer-reviewed journals.
Specific qualifications include:
Fluency in English (oral/written) required, German is not mandatory.

Since we are an interdisciplinary team, a high degree of independence and self-motivation is expected.

What we offer

We offer an interesting working place in an international, diversified and dynamic academic environment, flexible working hours, exciting projects in interdisciplinary teams, high quality of life in Zurich, a competitive salary and conditions of employment of the University of Zurich. For additional information about employment at the University of Zurich, please visit
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Place of work

Schlieren, Wagistrasse 12

Start of employment

Employment start date September 1, 2020 or to be mutually agreed. Please submit your application by March 31, 2020.

Further information