Technician biological research

Leiden University

  • Stand­plaats Leiden
  • Contractduur One year contract which may afterwards lead to a permanent contract.
  • Uren per week 40
  • Maand­salaris €2.367 - €3.606
  • Niveau Bachelor - HBO
  • Vakgebied Techniek / productie
  • Reageren voor 5 december Nog 1 dag
  • Vacaturenummer 21-580
  • Plaatsingsdatum 16 november 2021
  • Dienst­verband Arbeidsovereenkomst voor bepaalde tijd


The Faculty of Science Leiden and the Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research (LACDR) are looking for a

Technician biological research (1.0 fte)

Vacancy number: 21-580

The division of Systems Biomedicine and Pharmacology of the Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research (LACDR) is looking for a technician to support experimental (molecular) cell and microbiological research. The technician will support several research groups within the division with research in the area of training and support in performing in vitro experimental work on bacterial-pharmacological microbiological research in the field of antibiotic resistance and research in the field of advanced cell culture models including for instance organ-on-chip and bioprinting.


  • Support and development of assays in the field of bacterial microbiology and antibiotic resistance, immunobiology, advanced mammalian/human cell culture models, and tissue slices.
  • Support in export and development of molecular biological techniques including PCR assays, cloning, sequencing, and protein purification and characterization.
  • Training of researchers and students in the use of an equipment and assays.
  • Development and maintenance of protocols/SOPs.
  • Monitoring and training on safe working practices at ML2 level.
  • Routine maintenance of equipment
  • Maintaining quality systems and databases for chemicals and cell lines/bacterial strains
  • Placing of orders
  • Contact person for questions from students and researchers.

Leiden University

The Faculty of Science at Leiden University is a world-class faculty where staff and students work together in a dynamic international environment. It is a faculty where personal and academic development are top priorities. Our people are committed to expand fundamental knowledge by curiosity and to look beyond the borders of their own discipline; their aim is to benefit science, and to make a contribution to addressing the major societal challenges of the future.

The research carried out at the Faculty of Science is very diverse, ranging from mathematics, information science, astronomy, physics, chemistry and bio-pharmaceutical sciences to biology and environmental sciences. The research activities are organized in eight institutes. These institutes offer eight bachelors’ and twelve master’s programmes. The faculty has grown strongly in recent years and now has more than 2,300 staff and over 5,000 students. We are located at the heart of Leiden’s Bio Science Park, one of Europe’s biggest science parks, where university and business life come together.


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