Homan Lab Zurich

Mental health research

We are looking for a study coordinator - Research internship 60%!


The VELAS study investigates neuroanatomical and language markers for psychosis using MRI and Natural Language Processing. We are looking for a passionate and skilled addition to our team who will take over the coordination of the study.

The position:

  • Workload at least 60%
  • Duration 1 year (with possibility for extension and advancement)
  • Starts September 2021 (or as soon as possible)
  • Pays CHF 900 (gross; for 60%)

Your main tasks:

  • Establishing and implementing a standardized system for participant scheduling
  • Recruiting, screening and including participants in the study
  • Conducting MRI measurements
  • Managing organizational and administrative tasks of the study

Who we are looking for:

  • You are passionate about neuroscience and research
  • You are quick and skilled at understanding, organizing and structuring complex issues
  • You have experience with handling data and spreadsheets
  • You work efficiently, thoroughly and independently
  • You enjoy working as part of a team
  • You have a Bachelor's degree (or more) in psychology, neuroscience, medicine, health sciences, informatics, computer linguistics or similar
  • You speak German and English

What we offer:

  • The possibility to take over an important role in an exciting and innovative research project
  • Getting certified to conduct MRI measurements
  • Flexible hours
  • Working as part of an interdisciplinary, competent team in a stimulating environment
  • Entry point into the exciting world of neuroscientific research

Interested? Get in touch!

Send your application to Noemi at noemi.dannecker@uzh.ch, including a short cover letter, your CV and your most recent transcript. Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

We are looking forward to meeting you! Your VELAS study team