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Job Type: Scientific Job Announcements

Research Technician

Cell Culture
1090 Wien, Währingerstrasse 10
Closing Date


In the research team of Assoc. Prof. Mario Mikula a full time Research Technician position, funded for up to 6 years, is offered at the Medical University of Vienna.

Embryonic developmental programs have the potential to influence melanoma formation and metastasis. To strengthen our efforts in elucidating factors controlling melanocytic differentiation from human pluripotent stem cells we seek for an experienced lab technician.

The work topic comprises: culture of human embryonic stem cell lines, generation of genetically modified sub-lines, differentiation of lines in 2D and 3D environments to the neural crest lineage. The successful candidate will work on a scientific project and perform lab administration and student supervision. We offer further training in analytical methods like: FACS (Cytoflex S), Immunofluorescence (Leica TCS SP8), whole genome RNA analysis (10X Genomics).

Requirements for application are knowledge and experience in handling of human pluripotent stem cells and application of quality control for monitoring of cell identity as well as cell health.

If you are interested in joining us and to work at an institution with state of the art infrastructure in the heart of Vienna, please send your application including your curriculum vitae and two references.


Main contact
Name: Mario Mikula

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