Your university hospital in the heart of Munich

We are the Klinikum rechts der Isar (MRI) Hospital of Munich Technical University (TUM) and a reliable employer of around 6,600 people. Being a university hospital, we not only look after our patients but, based on our motto “Knowledge Creates Cures” (Wissen schafft Heilung), we are also engaged in research and teaching, enjoying an excellent national as well as international reputation. 160 different professional groups work hand in hand to ensure that our patients receive the best possible treatment.

In the research group “Molecular Interventions in the Cardivascular System” headed by Prof. Dr. Christian Kupatt in the Department for Internal Medicine I (Cardiology), MRI, TUM we are looking for a

Veterinarian PhD (f/m/x) or Postdoc (f/m/x)

to start as soon as possible.

We study advanced gene and cell therapeutics in a variety of small and large animal models (pigs) for translation into clinics. These include AAV vectors for treatment of chronic ischemia and heart failure, Cas9 gene editing for hereditary heart disease, and human progenitor cells to supplement lost myocardium. We thereby integrate basic science insights in molecular and cell biology with a dedicated translational approach.

Your profile:

We are looking for an individual with above-average engagement and genuine interest in science. You should have a master's degree (or diploma) or doctorate in veterinary medicine or related topics. 

We offer you: 

You will join a well-funded international research group in a well-equipped and scientifically stimulating surrounding with communicative atmosphere.

You should be able to attend and afford a personal presentation in the second half of July 2022.

Please send your complete application preferably online, containing

1. letter of motivation and future perspectives 
2. CV 
3. certificates from college (bachelor and master)
4. at least one personal certificate, preferably from the advisor of your master thesis

by e-mail quoting number 06_020 to:

Prof. Dr. Christian Kupatt
Klinik und Poliklinik für Innere Medizin I
Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München
Ismaninger Straße 22
81675 München

e-mail: christian.kupatt@tum.de