dimanche 5 juillet 2015

Advanced Postdoc (Oberassistent/in)

The Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, invites applications for two research positions as Advanced Postdoc (Oberassistent/in) in the Department of Clinical Research and Veterinary Public Health comprising the Institute of Bee Health, Division of Experimental Clinical Research, Institute of Genetics, Division of Veterinary Anatomy, Division of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, Division of Veterinary Physiology, Veterinary Public Health Institute, and Division of Animal Welfare. 

The positions are intended to aid in qualifying promising young researchers for a career as independent scientists (Habilitation). Positions will be supplemented with a PhD student position. The candidates’ own research should relate to ongoing research projects within the department. A group leader of the host institution will act as primary mentor. Successful applicants are expected to secure external funding, to supervise undergraduate and graduate students, and to participate in the teaching of the host institution. 

Applicants should have a PhD (or equivalent) in veterinary medicine, agricultural or life sciences.

Applications should be submitted to the secretary of the department, Mrs. Balda Streit (balda.streit@vetsuisse.unibe.ch) until August 31, 2015. Please contact group leaders in the research area of interest before applying. The application in the form of a single pdf document must include a motivation letter, CV, publication list, and a short outline of the planned research (maximum 1 page). The University of Bern is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to support the compatibility of family and work.