Our mission as research center: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

At the Institute of Lung Health and Immunity (LHI) / Comprehensive Pneumology Center the main aim of our research is to understand how cells are wired together into circuits and thereby influence each other in lung health and disease. We study patient and mouse tissues, and organotypic ex vivo models at single cell resolution.

We are looking for a highly motivated technical assistant (f/m/x) to join the Schiller lab at LHI.

Technical Assistant (MTA/ BTA): Experimental Systems Biomedicine of Lung Disease (f/m/x) 101823

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Your responsibilities

  • General lab organization and ordering reagents for the team
  • Cell-, tissue- and organoid culture
  • Assistance in generating precision cut lung slices (PCLS)
  • Assistance in histology and multiplexed immunofluorescence
  • Assistance in generating sequencing libraries and proteomic sample preparation

Your qualifications

  • You have an education as MTA/ BTA or similar
  • You are well organized and capable of doing general lab management and ordering
  • Prior experience with sequencing technology and molecular biology is beneficial
  • Prior experience with cell-, tissue- or organoid culture is beneficial
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills and like to work in a dynamic and diverse research environment

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
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Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 9 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited until 31.12.2023, under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

If you have further questions, simply contact Herbert Schiller,, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Institute of Lung Health and Immunity
Comprehensive Pneumology Center
Max-Lebsche-Platz 31

81377 München

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