Center for Surgical Research

Research Veterinarian
100 %

The University of Zurich, Center for Surgical Research, is looking to appoint with immediate effect or by appointment a

Research Veterinarian 100% (limited to 1 year with the possibility of extension)

The Center for Surgical Research provides a translational research service for all clinics and institutes at the University of Zurich. The proximity and the excellent partnership between the University of Zurich, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) and the university hospitals creates a unique opportunity for basic and applied interdisciplinary research.
The unit's core competency is the establishment and refinement of large animal models for the development and testing of new surgical techniques and medical devices (in the field of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, visceral surgery and transplantation, fetal surgery, neurology, trauma and reconstruction), as well as the optimization of imaging procedures for diagnostics and therapeutics of cardiovascular diseases, such as myocardial infarction or heart failure.

Your responsibilities

As a member of the veterinary team, you will work on various research projects, which include the following responsibilities:

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Start of employment

Employment start date to be mutually agreed.

Further information

Surgical Research or +41 44 255 8746