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Job Opportunities
Last Updated: 21 August 2020

We are seeking a veterinarian to undertake a postgraduate research project on the pathogenesis of Boid Inclusion Body Disease (BIBD). The project will focus on molecular biological and in vitro studies. The position is available from 1st October 2020, initially for 12 months.

University of Zurich
Friday, 02 October 2020
Wednesday, 02 September 2020

The post holder has the following tasks:

  • Practical work on dissertation project
  • Contribution to the institute's post mortem diagnostic service (pathology internship)

The successful applicant fulfils the following requirements:

  • EU-recognised veterinary degree
  • Interest in reptile and infectious diseases and in laboratory work
  • Interest in pathology and postgraduate training in the specialisation
  • Very good English and good German skills (spoken and written)

We offer:

  • Dissertation ( and contribution to the work of "The BIBD Group" ( combined with training in pathology (internship)
  • Option for a subsequent residency towards the certifying examination of the European College of Veterinary Pathologists
  • Salary according to the guidelines of the SNF

For further information on the project and the internship, please contact Prof. Dr. Anja Kipar (email: Enable JavaScript to view this email address.).

Please submit your written application with your CV and letter of motivation by 01.09.2020 to:

Institute of Veterinary Pathology, Personnel Administration
Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich
Winterthurerstr. 268
8057 Zurich

or (preferred) Email: Enable JavaScript to view this email address..