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PhD position in Land-Use Change
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The research group Global and Regional Land-Use Change at the Department of Environmental Sciences is looking for a PhD student candidate. Our research focuses on the analysis of impacts of different drivers and policies on land-use change.Under the current process of global change, one of the key challenges for land-use decisions is to sustainably use biomass to feed a growing world population, to preserve ecosystems, and to substitute fossil fuels by renewable energy. However, the interconnected processes of global change and their impact on land on different spatial scales, as well as the trade-offs faced in the use of biomass are not well understood.Your positionThe prime goal of the position is to contribute to a better understanding of impacts of global change and different policies on land use. The position includes two hours of teaching per week in Bachelor or Master Courses in Geography. The PhD project will combine geography, agricultural and environmental economics. You will gain hands-on experience in numerical modelling working both autonomously and directly with other group members and external collaborators.Your profileApplicants must possess an academic qualification (MSc) in agricultural economics, environmental economics, (economic)-geography or a closely related field, and should have experience with relevant empirical methods (basic ability in programming and statistical analysis). Prior knowledge of CGE modelling including the software GAMS would be an advantage. A good level of English and German, excellent communication skills and a willingness to collaborate are essential.We offer youThe position is funded for four years and includes two hours of teaching per week. You will join a supportive, collaborative and cooperative work environment with regular meetings and exchanges. We support participation in a broad and well-established international research network. Further, we offer modern research facilities and excellent scientific environment at Basel University. Salary and social benefits are provided according to University of Basel rules.
PhD Position in Nanoscience - The Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI)
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) at the University of Basel invites highly motivated scientists to apply for the SNI PhD program in Nanoscience.Your positionX-ray crystallography at cryogenic temperatures (100 K, Cryo-MX), has played an important role in the structural characterization of proteins, such as enzymes, channels and receptors. Roughly 90% of all crystal structures in the Protein Data Bank (PDB) have been recorded using deep-frozen protein crystals. Although highly successful with regard to solving structures free of radiation damage, it has gradually become clear that the protein conformations observed by Cryo- MX may not necessarily be physiologically relevant. Rapid cooling of the protein crystals can populate non-physiological conformations of proteins because enthalpically stabilized states dominate over high entropy states . The rapid cooling process does not allow full equilibration, with the result that the observed structures may represent artificial conformations – neither biologically relevant nor thermodynamically favored . Because polar interactions are temperature sensitive, the precise arrangements of protein residues, ligands and solvent molecules in the active sites of enzymes, channels and receptors are prone to significant change upon cryo-cooling. These changes can lead to false conclusions.This project aims to implement room temperature (RT) crystallography methods to determine enzyme structures that are physiologically more relevant that those emerging from standard measurements at cryogenic temperatures. D. A. Keedy et al., "An expanded allosteric network in PTP1B by multitemperaturecrystallography, fragment screening, and covalent tethering," Elife, vol. 7, 2018. M. Fischer, B. K. Shoichet, and J. S. Fraser, "One Crystal, Two Temperatures: Cryocooling Penalties Alter Ligand Binding to Transient Protein Sites," ChemBioChem, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 1560–1564, Jul. 2015Your profileCandidates are required to have a MS degree in natural sciences, preferably with a solid background in the topics described above, as well as good English language skills. We seek a scientifically ambitious individual who enjoys working in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment on a highly competitive subject.We offer youExcellent scientific and social environmentVery competitive employment conditionsMembership in a very supportive and recognised communityThe successful candidate will join an attractive interdisciplinary programme together with the ~30 currently supported scientists. The SNI covers a wide variety of topics, including cutting edge quantum physics and chemistry, material science, nanotechnology, biochemistry, cell biology, or medical research.Application / ContactMore information and the online application platform can be found at www.phd.nanoscience.ch. For questions please contact the head of the SNI PhD programme, Dr. Andreas Baumgartner (email@example.com), or directly the respective project leaders. The complete application has to be submitted before 31 December 2021. Please note that the decision to fill a given vacancy can be taken at any time from now.
PhD position in bosonic quantum error correction with superconducting circuits (P2101)
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) at the University of Basel invites highly motivated scientists to apply for the SNI PhD program in Nanoscience.Your positionWe are looking for a PhD student for a joint research activity between the Quantum Technologies Group at the Paul Scherrer Institut (https://www.psi.ch/en/lmn/bosonicquantum-error-correction-with-superconducting-circuits) and the Quantum Theory Group at the University of Basel (https://quantumtheory-bruder.physik.unibas.ch/en/). The student will become member of the Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) PhD school.We will develop new ways to store and manipulate quantum information in nonlinear superconducting oscillators. A key element of our work will be to make use of the many energy levels present in these oscillators to encode qubits that are intrinsically protected against errors. Part of our work will be to devise and implement new nanofabrication processes for superconducting circuits compatible with bosonic quantum error correction. Our goal is to explore both the promise of this approach for quantum computation and simulation, as well as its fundamental aspects in the context of out-of-equilibrium physics.We are looking for a motivated student with experience or interest in circuit QED, nanofabrication, and nonlinear quantum optics. Over the course of the project, she/he will acquire a wide range of experimental skills including:Cryogenics and operation of dilution refrigeratorsMicrowave circuit designNanofabrication and characterization (lithography, growth and deposition, SEM, AFM, etc.)Experimental control and data analysis softwareQuantum measurement and control techniquesIn addition, the student will participate in the theoretical developments associated with the project.Your profileCandidates are required to have a MS degree in physics/electronics/mechanics or similar, with a solid background in quantum mechanics, as well as good English language skills. Prior experience in any of the techniques mentioned above is considered a plus. We seek a scientifically ambitious individual who enjoys working in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment on a highly competitive subject.We offer youExcellent scientific and social environmentVery competitive employment conditionsMembership in a very supportive and recognised communityThe successful candidate will join an attractive interdisciplinary programme together with the ~30 currently supported scientists. The SNI covers a wide variety of topics, including cutting edge quantum physics and chemistry, material science, nanotechnology, biochemistry, cell biology, or medical research.Application / ContactMore information and the online application platform can be found at www.phd.nanoscience.ch. For questions please contact the head of the SNI PhD programme, Dr. Andreas Baumgartner (firstname.lastname@example.org), or directly the respective project leaders. The complete application has to be submitted before 31 December 2021. Please note that the decision to fill a given vacancy can be taken at any time from now.
PhD Position on Innovative Catalytic Strategies to Combat Cancer (P2106)
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) at the University of Basel invites highly motivated scientists to apply for the SNI PhD program in Nanoscience.Your positionWithin this PhD project, we aim to attach metal-containing cofactors (Mcof) to the surface of cancer cells, and to use their catalytic properties to uncage specific drugs. With this ambitious goal in mind, the Mcof will be equipped with a high-affinity antagonist that binds tightly to proteins that are overexpressed on the surface of cancer cells.To evaluate the therapeutic potential of this strategy, we have selected somatostatin, a G-coupled protein receptor that is highly present on the surface of various forms of cancer. Cyclic disulfide-bridged peptides (Cyc-peptS–S), developed in the group of Prof. Fani, display exquisite affinity and selectivity for somatostatin receptors. Upon covalent linking of the peptide with the metal cofactor to afford Cyc-peptS–S–Mcof, we anticipate that the catalytically active cofactor will accumulate in the proximity of cancer tissues that display multiple copies of the somatostatin receptor. Upon addition of a caged drug, the catalytic activity of the cofactor Cyc-peptS–S–Mcof will lead to the site-specific uncaging of the drug where its action is required (an illustration can be found in the project description at www.phd.nanoscience.ch). In the past years, the Ward group has pioneered several catalytic strategies that lead to the uncaging of various fluorescent probes and drugs in the presence of cells. Reactions include olefin metathesis, transfer-hydrogenation, allylic substitution, hydroamination reactions, etc. In the course of his/her PhD, the researcher will work in a highly stimulating environment at the interface between chemistry, biology and medicine. The work will be carried out in close collaboration between the Ward and Fani groups.Your profileCandidates are required to have an MS degree in natural sciences, and should especially have a relevant experimental background in organic synthesis as well as in any of the following: mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, flow cytometry and FACS, high-throughput experimentation.We offer youExcellent scientific and social environmentVery competitive employment conditionsMembership in a very supportive and recognised communityThe successful candidate will join an attractive interdisciplinary programme as a junior SNI member, together with the ~30 currently supported scientists, and will benefit from strong personal support, a strongly interdisciplinary social environment, and training in soft skills offered by the PhD program and the many internal SNI events. The SNI in general covers a wide variety of topics, including cutting edge quantum physics and chemistry, material science, nanotechnology, biochemistry, cell biology, or medical research.Application / ContactMore information and the online application platform can be found at www.phd.nanoscience.ch. For questions please contact the head of the SNI PhD programme, Dr. Andreas Baumgartner (email@example.com), or directly the respective project leaders. The complete application has to be submitted before 31 December 2021. Please note that the decision to fill a given vacancy can be taken at any time from now.
PhD Position- Structure and Assembly Mechanism of the Ninjurin-1 Membrane Perforation Pore in Executing Cell Death
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) at the University of Basel invites highly motivated scientists to apply for the SNI PhD program in Nanoscience.Your positionThe rupture of the eukaryotic plasma membrane mediated by the membrane protein ninjurin-1 is the defining endpoint of multiple different types of cell death. We aim at deciphering the mechanisms of ninjurin-1 in assembling membrane rupturing pores by a unique combination of structural biology methods, nanotechnological approaches, and super-resolution light microscopy.Background: Eukaryotic cells possess remarkable control mechanisms to retain functionality during their life cycle and to ensure their proper removal in the multicellular context [1,2]. Among these mechanisms are multiple forms of cell death, most of which end with the rupture of the plasma cell membrane. So far, rupture of this membrane was generally thought to be a consequence of osmotic pressure, caused by the uncontrolled influx of water. It was recently discovered that plasma membrane rupture is an active process, mediated by the protein ninjurin-1 . Ninjurin-1 is a ubiquitously expressed, 16-kDa plasma membrane protein, and conserved from fruit fly to man  Understanding this process at atomic level will be crucial for therapeutic intervention.The goal of this thesis: We want to determine the structure of the ninjurin-1 membrane inserted pore at atomic level and unravel its insertion mechanism in the cellular context. We aim at the atomic resolution structure of the ninjurin-1 pores by single-particle cryo-electron microscopy [5,6]. In addition, we will characterize the ninjurin-1 system by NMR spectroscopy . In parallel, we will monitor ninjurin-1 oligomeric assembly and pore formation by AFM and TEM [7–10]. Time-lapse multiparametric AFM will allow us to image the pore formation process at a resolution of ≈1-2 nm and to simultaneously map how ninjurin-1 insertion and assembly alters the mechanical properties of the target membrane. Along a third line of research, we will also study the pore assembly in living cells by MinFlux microscopy, which allows an isotropic resolution of 1-5 nm of fluorophores in 3D [11,12].This project follows a long-standing and highly fruitful collaboration between the Hiller and Müller labs, combining their complementary expertise in biophysics and structural biology [7,10,13]. With the relocation of the D-BSSE to the Schellenmätteli campus in mid-2022, the two labs will be neighbours. The student will be embedded in both groups and have full infrastructure access at both departments. Broz P et al. Nat Rev Immunol 20, 143–157 (2020),  Broz P et al. Nat Rev Immunol 16, 407–420 (2016),  Kayagaki N et al. Nature 591, 131–136 (2021),  Araki T et al. Neuron 17, 353–361 (1996),  Kaur H et al. Nature 593, 125–129 (2021),  Sborgi L et al. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112, 13237–13242 (2015),  Sborgi L et al. EMBO J 35, 1766–1778 (2016),  Dufrêne Y et al. Nat Methods 10, 847–854 (2013),  Dufrêne Y et al. Nat Nanotech 12, 295–307 (2017),  Mulvihill E et al. EMBO J 37, e98321 (2018),  Gwosch KC et al. Nat Methods 17, 217–224 (2020),  Schmidt R et al. Nat Commun 12, 1478 (2021),  Thoma J et al. Nat Struct Mol Biol 22, 795–802 (2015)Your profileCandidates are required to have a MS degree in natural sciences, preferably with a solid background in the topics described above, as well as good English language skills. We seek a scientifically ambitious individual who enjoys working in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment on a highly competitive subject.We offer youExcellent scientific and social environmentVery competitive employment conditionsMembership in a very supportive and recognised communityThe successful candidate will join an attractive interdisciplinary programme together with the ~30 currently supported scientists. The SNI covers a wide variety of topics, including cutting edge quantum physics and chemistry, material science, nanotechnology, biochemistry, cell biology, or medical research.Application / ContactMore information and the online application platform can be found at www.phd.nanoscience.ch. For questions please contact the head of the SNI PhD programme, Dr. Andreas Baumgartner (firstname.lastname@example.org), or directly the respective project leaders. The complete application has to be submitted before 31 December 2021. Please note that the decision to fill a given vacancy can be taken at any time from now.
Multiple PhD positions in Medicinal Radiochemistry and Imaging Science 60 %
Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Multiple PhD positions in Medicinal Radiochemistry and Imaging Science 60 %Department of Chemistry Multiple PhD positions in Medicinal Radiochemistry and Imaging Science60 % Prof. Dr. Jason P. Holland is seeking applications from candidates for a PhD in Medicinal Radiochemistry and Imaging Science. Please find further information on his group here. Project Background Our research lies at the interface of chemistry, biochemistry, and translational molecular medicine. We design, synthesise, and test the properties of new drugs and imaging agents that have potential applications in diagnosis and therapy of cancers. These PhD studentships will focus on the development of light-induced reactions to make discrete, regio-specific protein-conjugates with controlled stoichiometry. The research is funded by the European Research Council and the UZH. Your responsibilities Successful candidates will conduct chemical synthesis, radiochemistry (with 68Ga, 89Zr, 64Cu, 18F, 99mTc, 111In, 177Lu, etc), spectroscopy, computational work, and biological studies in vitro and in vivo to develop new cancer specific probes. The work involves handling human cells, radioactive materials, and animals. Your profile Candidates must hold, or expect to complete, a Master's (MChem, MSc or equivalent) degree in chemistry prior to matriculation at UZH. Successful candidates must be ambitious, creative, and highly motivated, with an excellent background in synthetic organic/inorganic chemistry. Candidates must have an outstanding academic record as evidenced by: First class undergraduate/Bachelor's and Master's degrees (or equivalent qualifications) in chemistry Experience in synthetic chemistry (master's thesis) Academic awards at university level Excellent English language skills (written and oral). German is also advantageous. What we offer Academic stipends are commensurate with normal UZH and Swiss National Science Foundation regulations. Place of work Winterthurerstrasse 1908057 Zurich Start of employment Duration of the PhD position: maximum 4 years, subject to successful evaluation at periodic meetings.Several PhD studentships are available with starting dates throughout 2022/23. Selection will be based solely on academic excellence and research potential. Short-listed applicants will be interviewed either in person or via video conference call. Please upload your application as a single PDF file including a cover letter with a brief statement of motivation including past research experience/achievements (max. 2 pages), full CV (résumé), and the names and contact details of two referees.Deadline for applications: Continuous throughout 2022 until all positions are filled.
PhD position in Psychology
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The 24-hour variations of physiological and psychological functions such as sleep, mood and appetite depend on internal biological clocks, which are modulated by external time cues. The project aims to assess and optimize individual behaviours and light exposure patterns in older adults with regards to these biological clock functions by state-of the art methods in real life settings. The project is affiliated with the Centre for Chronobiology (Director: Prof. C. Cajochen), which is part of the University of Basel's Transfaculty Research Platform Molecular and Cognitive Neurosciences (MCN) at the Faculty of Psychology.The PhD position is part of a larger project 'Environmental Circadian Lighting', led by Dr Mirjam Münch (Centre for Chronobiology), which belongs to the new integrative Human Circadian Daylight Platform (iHCDP). This international platform aims to foster the use of (day)light to improve overall health, quality of life and living conditions across the lifespan based on biological, psychological and societal needs.The iHCDP, led by Prof. Christian Cajochen, Prof. Manuel Spitschan, Dr. Mirjam Münch and Dr. med. Corrado Garbazza, is based at the Centre for Chronobiology University Psychiatric Clinics Basel (Switzerland), the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Tübingen (Germany) and the Technical University in Munich (Germany). The project is financially supported by the Velux Foundation Switzerland. Your profile A Master's degree (or equivalent) in psychology, biology, medicine, nursing or a related fieldHighly motivated, diligently, and exact working person who can effectively organize and manage different aspects of a larger field studyMotivation to collect physiological and behavioural data with elderly participants in a home settingAnalytical skills and perseverance to solve multilayered research problemsExperience with statistical methods and software (e.g., R, SPSS, SAS)Strong interest in research with human participantsVery good German (level B2) language skillsVery good interpersonal and communication skillsExperience working with elderly participants in research or clinical would be an assetWe offer you Participation in an interdisciplinary research projectJoining a stimulating international research team and a new research platformA variety of professional development opportunities at the University of BaselA 100% contract with a starting salary (before taxes) of CHF 47'040, including a workplace at the Centre for Chronobiology, UPK Basel
PhD position in mathematical epidemiology
University of Basel, Basel, CH
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training at the local, national, and international level. About 850 people from more than 80 nations work at Swiss TPH focusing on infectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society, and health as well as health systems and interventions.Within the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health (EPH), the Disease Modelling unit and the Human and Animal Health unit are offering a:PhD position in mathematical epidemiologyDescription:The position is in the area of transmission dynamics of dog rabies at the rural-urban interface in Chad in the framework of a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) funded project entitled "Multiscale transmission dynamics of rabies in Africa: The urban-rural interface", in collaboration with Institut de Recherche en Elevage pour le Développement (IRED) in N'Djamena, Chad.The successful applicant will be registered for a PhD degree at the University of Basel. The studentships provide support for 3 years with a doctoral salary at the SNF scale. The position is available immediately, but a later starting date is possible by negotiation.Your background:An MSc degree in mathematics, statistics, or quantitative biology or epidemiologyStrong mathematical and statistical modelling skillsStrong programming skills in at least one programming language such as Python, R, C++, or Matlab.Very good English speaking and writing skillsWorking knowledge of French is an asset.Willingness to work for short periods in N'Djaména, ChadApplication:Swiss TPH is an equal-opportunity employer. Applicants from backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented in academia are encouraged to apply.Motivation letterCVPublication listReference letters and diplomaNames and contact information (email or phone) of 2-3 referees
PhD position within the Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
University of Basel, Basel, CH
A PhD position is opening in the Department of Chemistry in the research group of Prof. Jonathan De Roo at the University of Basel, in collaboration with Dr. Anne Bonnin at the Paul Scherrer Institute (X-ray tomography group).Your positionThis PhD project aims to tackle cardiovascular diseases, specifically in the area of heart transplants. You will develop nanocrystal based contract agents that will allow a more reliable determination of transplant rejection, leading to more personalized treatment for the patient. The project involves nanocrystal synthesis and characterization, surface functionalization with target molecules, staining of biological tissue and acquisition of X-ray computed tomography data at the synchrotron. The start date is between 01.01.2022 and 01.08.2022.Your profileCandidates must have completed a Master in (bio)chemistry or nanosciences. Experience in biochemical coupling methods is a plus. The successful candidate must be highly motivated and have an interdisciplinary mindset (biology, physics, medicine). A very good working knowledge of both written and spoken English is required. You enjoy working in a dynamic, multidisciplinary and multicultural team.
PhD student in Neuroimaging, Computational Geometry and Machine Learning (m/w/d) 100% | befristet
Insel Gruppe, Bern
As a leading university hospital with a rich tradition, the Inselspital is part of the Insel Group and is a centre of medical expertise and high technology with an international reputation as well as being a first-class training and research centre.PhD student in Neuroimaging, Computational Geometry and Machine Learning (m/w/d) Support Center for Advanced Neuroimaging (SCAN), University Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroimaging 100% | in Bern Admission immediately or upon agreement, duration 4 years At the Support Center for Advanced Neuroimaging (SCAN), our goal is to investigate advanced neuroimaging technologies and to develop innovations for future clinical applications. We are passionate about transforming methodological developments into clinical practice.As part of the project 'ScanOMetrics – Open-Source Brain Morphometry Assessment for Clinical Routine Using Explainable Deep Learning' funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), we are recruiting a motivated PhD student for four years (100%).In this project, we will leverage recent advances in deep learning based algorithms for segmentation and registration of T1-weighted brain MRI to develop an open source software that can be used for research and clinical purposes alike. Our focus will be on providing interpretable morphometric variables beyond cortical thickness and grey-matter volume as well as on quick and robust application in non-research settings.The responsibilitiesDevelopment of algorithms to extract local and regional variables of brain morphometry from MRIDeep learning based image segmentation and registrationScientific evaluation of resultsInteraction with local researchers/clinicians and members of our partner group at University of Newcastle (UK)Your profileMaster in a scientific discipline with a strong mathematical and computational componentGood knowledge of Python 3 and experience with a deep learning framework (Tensorflow or Pytorch)Experience with Matlab or Octave scriptingExperience with RKnowledge of computational geometry and computer graphicsThe packageWe are offering a position as a PhD student in a state-of-the-art research environment in one of the largest Neuroradiology Departments in Europe. The position is based at the Support Center for Advanced Neuroimaging, Inselspital Bern, Switzerland.Prior knowledge of medical imaging is appreciated but not required: a desire to develop solutions to real-world problems is essential. You will work in an interdisciplinary team of physicists, bio-medical engineers, computer scientists and medical doctors.The preferred start date is January 2022 or upon availability.We embrace diversity and equal opportunity.The official language at the Lab is English.Contact PD Dr. Christian Rummel (PhD)Senior Researcherchristian.email@example.comPhone +41 31 632 80 38Dr. Richard McKinley (PhD)Your application Please only apply online. Code number 12944The Insel Group The Insel Group forms Switzerland's largest full-service medical care system -– from primary care through to state-of-the-art medicine -– that is available to everyone in the country. This ensures that every patient is treated at the most appropriate place for them and has access to the latest technologies, methods and medical options at all times. Your place of work Inselspital, Universitätsspital BernFreiburgstrasse, CH-3010 BernSchweiz Our strengths – your benefits Top training organisation As a university hospital and the leading training institution in Canton Bern, the Inselspital offers training in 36 out of 44 possible medical disciplines. In their role as training organisations, the university clinics and institutes of the Insel Group are rated with an "A" – the highest classification.In addition, the Insel Group offers practical training and CPD (continuous professional development) for all health professions up to specialist nursing care. It offers a broad range of vocational traineeships for its trainees, who currently number 300. Fostering personal development and career paths We are keen to foster personal development among our staff. Career opportunities and relevant models are transparent; CPD is provided with generous support. Women and careers Gender equality and the advancement of women are a big priority for us. Our career paths and models are designed so that part-time work and family responsibilities are no obstacles to taking on responsibility at our company. Individual working time arrangements Flexible working hours, part-time work and job-sharing. We are keen to accommodate the needs of our staff where the role and operating requirements of the hospital allow. This also applies to our executive-grade roles. Children's day care and kindergarten We offer 115 childcare places for around 180 children up to pre-school age at various locations. At the Inselspital site, there is also a group for babies from the fourth month and a private kindergarten. Generous holiday arrangements As a family-friendly employer, the Insel Group provides generous schemes for unpaid leave, short remunerated breaks and parental leave in the event of the birth of a child or an adoption. Fathers also receive 15 working days paid paternity leave. Extra days of leave are offered by way of a loyalty bonus from as early as the fifth year of service! Attractive workplace Bern and its region assume a central role in Switzerland. With its enviable infrastructure, rapid links to the country's major conurbations, proximity to urban and rural districts and variety of wonderful recreational areas, Bern and its environs offer an unusually high quality of life. Exceptional benefits The social package we offer is far above the industry average. Our benefits are exceptional, particularly in the case of maternity leave, continued payment of salary in the event of sickness and accident, and full payment of daily sickness allowance or group health insurance premiums. Meaningful diversity and equal opportunities We provide medical excellence with a human touch and respect for one another. As a big business we create a unique family atmosphere through meaningful diversity within the Insel Group. Induction programmes For us it is very important new employees undergo a well prepared and thorough induction. We give you detailed information about your new employer at a monthly welcome event and also provide tailored induction programmes in the clinics, institutes and administrative departments. Award-winning catering Every site operated by the Insel Group has one or more staff restaurants. Our staff appreciate the quality, variety and creativity of our catering, which has repeatedly won prestigious gastronomy prizes. Innovation and research Innovations in medicine and research are only possible if we continue to develop. Rapid developments in the medical field bring about extraordinary processes of change – as well as prospects for individual development for you. Our valuesHumanityRespect and a high regard for the individual are central to everything we do.CompetenceWe have confidence in our abilitiesand share our knowledge for the benefit of all our patients.QualityOur actions comply with the highest standards of quality and safety.InnovationWe seek new approaches as well as promote research and innovation.CooperationWe treat one another with respect and appreciation, foster professional cooperation and promote interdisciplinarity.IntegrityWe are committed to our values and are guided by sincerity, transparency and dependability.Facts and figuresFacts and figures6 sites in the canton of BernOver 10,000 employees from around 80 countriesOver 300 trainees in 16 vocational fields15,185 placement/training weeks (at tertiary level, medical and other professions)Around 500,000 patients, including over 60,750 inpatients1st class: the Inselspital is the leading Swiss university hospital in terms of patient satisfaction. 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