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Polyphor is a Swiss research-driven pharmaceutical company developing innovative products with
high therapeutic benefit to the patient and providing high quality support to its industry partners
engaged in drug discovery.
The company, founded in 1996, is a private corporation located in Allschwil near Basel.
Polyphor’s competitive edge is based on its two proprietary, innovative and complementary
technology platforms, PEMfinder® and MacroFinder®. Polyphor has built-up an attractive PEMdrug
portfolio and in the process evolved into a clinical stage company.
Research Associate in Microbiology
• Primary/secondary screening of new antibacterial molecules
• In-depth profiling of antibiotics with different methodologies (e.g. time kill studies, resistance
development, post-antibiotic effect, checkerboard assays)
• Analysis and written reports of your results in English for review by your immediate
You have a degree of laboratory technician or industrial engineer biochemistry/biotechnology or
M.Sc. equivalent. Industrial lab experience in microbiology and research on novel antibiotics is an
asset. You have a sense for quality, accuracy and technical details. You are a team player,
independent and self-motivated with working knowledge of English (optional German or French).
We will provide you with the opportunity to join an international, research-oriented, and successful
organization with many advantage such as short decision pathways, flexibility, room for creativity,
and a working environment of mutual trust. You can shape both your personal and the company’s
future and due to an attractive employees stock option plan you can also directly participate in the
economic success. A competent and motivated team is ready to support you.
Please send your CV to the following address: email@example.com. For further information about
the offered position, please contact: Franziska Kräuchi (+41 61 567 16 00).