Postdoc-Position (50-80%)

The Institute of Evolutionary Medicine, University of Zurich (UZH), ( is a unique, globally connected institute of the UZH Medical Faculty. It offers a professional, friendly, highly inter-disciplinary, and enthusiastic working environment. Access to state-of-the-art equipment, infrastruc-ture and shared facilities ensures excellent working conditions.
Job description: Contribution to a vibrant research group (Clinical Evolutionary Medicine Group ( and development of new/own project ideas
– Research areas: Evolutionary medicine, evolutionary epidemiology, translational research from evolutionary medicine to clinical applications, and related fields.
– Duration: This position is available immediately and open for one year, however prolongation is desired. Starting date and workload level are negotiable.
– Desired: A completed PhD or MD; designated research and publication experience, grant applica-tion experience; excellent English language knowledge (oral/written).
– Salary: University-funded position with competitive salary.
We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please email your personal records (integral PDF-file) including a short letter of motivation and a detailed CV (with publication list and reference addresses) to
Contact address for further information: Dr. Nicole Bender (