Research assistant, technician; Laboratory of Molecular Cytogenetics and Karyology

The Institute of Botany is opening a new Research assistant – technician position

in the Laboratory of molecular cytogenetic and karyology at the Institute´s Průhonice Research Division.

Starting date: 1 December 2021 (at the earliest)

Duration of contract: two years (replacement for a colleague on maternity leave) with the possibility of an extension after that

Location: Průhonice, Czech Republic

Type of Contract: Temporary

Job Status: Full-time, i.e. 40 hours/week

Your responsibilities and duties will include:

  • routine application of cytogenetic methods
  • support of DNA lab users
  • organizing and administrating the lab
  • involvement in various projects specialising in molecular cytogenetic research


  • Experience working in a karyology or cytogenetics lab (ev. focusing on related areas)
  • Active English and Czech speaker
  • PC skills: Photoshop, Word, Excel, Outlook
  • University education in relevant fields (at least concluded Bachelor´ s degree)
  • Reliability, diligence and responsibility for work results, good communication skills, and motivation for teamwork
  • Flexibility and willingness to improve your expertise
More information: Molecular-Cytogenetics-and-Karyotic-Lab-Lab-technician_research-assistant-position.docx [docx, 19 KB]