Technician / MTA / BTA

The Institute for Cardiovascular Regeneration at the Goethe University Frankfurt (Germany) is looking for a
Technician / MTA / BTA
(E9* TV-G-U, 100%)

starting on September 1st, 2019, initially limited for two years with the option of prolongation.

The salary grade is based on the job characteristics of the collective agreement (TV-G-U) applicable to Goethe University.

The Goethe University promotes equal opportunities. Applications of female candidates are specifically encouraged. Applicants with disabilities are expressly encouraged to apply and will be treated preferably in case of equal qualifications and suitability.

Please do not send any original documents via post since we are not able to return them to sender and note that we are not able to reimburse the travel costs for the interview.

Activities and responsibilities

  • We are looking for a team player who is eager to solve scientific problems. The applicant is interested in basic science with focus on cardiology and immunology. We are employing molecular biology and cell culture models to answer highly relevant questions with focus on inflammation in the cardiovascular system.
  • Planning and conducting of experiments, general laboratory work, laboratory organization.
  • FACS-Analysis of different hematopoietic organs including primary patient samples for whole transcriptome sequencing analysis

Qualification profile

  • Degree as BTA, MTA or bachelor degree in molecular or cell biology, biochemistry or a related discipline.
  • Basic knowledge and experience in molecular biology (Genotyping, DNA- and RNA- Extraction, PCR)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in German and English
  • Excellent management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and flexibility

  • Technical skills
  • Hands on experience in molecular and cell biology laboratory techniques are advantageous
  • FELASA-B certificate is beneficial
  • Preferably skills in histology techniques and experience in flow cytometry


We offer excellent training opportunities, a fast moving, diversified and creative research environment with excellent equipment.

Send application to

Interested applicants should submit the complete application documents including a CV and cover letter with names of 2 references in one pdf-document referring “Technician position application” to:

Dr. Sebastian Cremer, Institute for Cardiovascular Regeneration, Goethe University Frankfurt, Theodor-Stern-Kai 7, Haus 25B, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, e-mail:

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About Institute for Cardiovascular Regeneration

Main focus of our Institute is the research and development of potential therapeutics for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. The Institute elucidates the basic mechanisms underlying cardiovascular disease and vessel growth with the aim to develop new cellular and pharmacological therapies for improving the treatment of cardiovascular disease. Ongoing research focuses on epigenetic...
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