Open Position – technician of microscopy

Open Position – technician of microscopy

Open Position – technician of microscopy

The Institute of Experimental Medicine AS CR is seeking motivated candidate for the position of technician in Microscopy Department


Job description

  • routine service and setup of the Light Sheet Microscope (NeuroRecon project)
  • initial training of the new microscope users
  • data/image processing
  • assistance in sample preparation
  • other work activities as instructed by supervisors

 

Required Skills/qualification

  • relevant education in science, chemistry, biophysics, veterinary, medical or related field required
  • willingness to learn and understand new methods and techniques
  • working knowledge of English
  • working knowledge of office and database software

 

We offer

  • job opportunity in the international environment
  • professional growth and further education possibilities including specialized training courses abroad
  • competitive salary
  • five weeks of vacations and a standard range of benefits offered by the IEM (meal vouchers etc.)

 

Previous experiences with the light, especially fluorescence microscopy are desirable but not mandatory.

The position is available immediately as an initial fixed-term (1 year) contract, with long term extension possible upon demonstrated proficiency. The place of work is IEM, Vídeňská 1083, Prague 4, 142 20.

Please send the job application and structured CV (in English) to Assoc. Prof. Jan Malínský, Ph.D., malinsky@biomed.cas.cz