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

The Core Facility Pathology & Tissue Analytics provides comprehensiv histopathological and imaging services. The Core combines two service platforms: the Histopathology Core Laboratory and Microscopy Core Laboratory - offering access to state of the art technical and professional services for all aspects of histomorphological and histopathological tissue analysis.

We now seek to appoint a highly qualified and motivated

Staff Scientist - Veterinary/Pathology/Biology (f/m/x) 101866

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Image Neuherberg near Munich
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Your responsibilities

  • Morphological-molecular analysis of tissues in clinical and preclinical settings with special expertise in laboratory animal pathology
  • Histopathological diagnosis and preparing scientific reports of challenging interdisciplinary research projects
  • Establishment, further development and application of new sophisticated methods in tissue-based analysis to provide services to researchers utilizing state-of-the-art histotechnology, advanced microscopy and digital image analysis
  • Train and supervise researchers/students in research techniques, microscopy (confocal and non-confocal microscope) systems, data analysis software
  • Collaborate with scientists across multiple departments and other core facilities to help develop analysis and visualization tools for biological imaging data

Your qualifications

  • PhD or Master’s degree with 5+ years of post-degree relevant and productive work experience in veterinary medicine, biology, medicine or related fields
  • Knowledge in laboratory animal diagnostics with special expertise in working with mouse models
  • Expert skills in histopathology, immunohistochemistry and morphological - molecular analysis of tissues and a passion to develop and implement state of the art tools (e.g spatial transcriptomics)
  • Hands-on expertise in advanced microscopy and digital image analysis
  • Relevant publication record
  • Competence in constructive communication (German and English) in a top-tier multidisciplinary environment
  • Ability to set goal-oriented priorities, structured work organisation and to work in a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and a commitment to customer service
  • Prior working experience in a core facility setting is an advantage

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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Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 13 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited to two years, 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 Annette Feuchtinger, Tel. +49 89 3187-3424, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Core Facility Pathology and Tissue Analytics
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

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