Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel drugs. It has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new, innovative therapeutic agents into the cli­nic. The company offers services and alliances based on its wealth of state-of-the-art technology platforms and its ever-expanding range of integrated capabilities spanning the entire drug discovery process.

The In Vivo Pharmacology Department in Hamburg is looking for a highly motivated and passionate

Veterinary Pathologist (f/m/d)
Permanent position in part-time (50-75%)

with a focus on pre-clinical research, drug development and biomarker discovery.

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform histopathological analyses for pre-clinical and toxicological studies (non-GLP)
  • Read microscope slides of any organs and tissues from predomi­nantly rodent mod-els of metabolic, inflammatory, degenerative, fi­brosing, infectious, neoplastic and other diseases, occasionally also from non-rodent mammalian species
  • Interpret conventional histological stains (H&E, PAS, etc.), immuno­histological la-belings (immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence) and RNAscope in-situ-hybridisation results
  • Evaluate and document morphological findings, pathological changes, and patterns of expression/(co-)localisation of targets and markers
  • Author and deliver written reports, complying with deadlines
  • Attend face-to-face and online meetings with clients and collaborati­on partners
  • Present, explain and discuss your findings in interdisciplinary settings
  • Cooperate with histology lab staff, provide feedback on results and quality, assist in trouble-shooting, and support optimisation of pro­cesses and deliverables to set and meet highest standards
  • Maintain collaborative relationships with internal and external part­ners, ensure cli-ent satisfaction
  • Keep yourself up to date with the state of the art of your profession; attend scien-tific meetings and continuing education seminars

Your Optional Responsibilities (up to 25% of working time):

  • Collaborate with Evotec’s Global Veterinary Group
  • Perform veterinary care of laboratory animals (mice, rats), assist in health monitoring
  • Assist in laboratory animal sciences
  • Discuss animal permits with scientists
  • Join the IACUC (institutional animal care and use committee)

Your Qualifications:

  • Doctors degree in veterinary medicine (DVM / Dr. med. vet.), ideally board-certified Veterinary Pathologist (Fachtierarzt für Pathologie), or advanced trainee/resident with main focus and longterm experience in veterinary pathology
  • Scientific research experience in academia or industry, proficiency in statistics is desirable
  • Required only for optional responsibilities in veterinary care: FELASA C certification (can be accomplished „on the fly“)
  • Desirable for optional responsibilities in veterinary care: Experience with AAALAC
  • Excellent proficiency in written and spoken English language, German would be a plus
  • Scientific attitude and an analytical mind
  • Critical awareness of potential bias and error sources
  • Capability for cooperative working in interdisciplinary teams and rea­diness to provide and receive feedback
  • Talent for organisation, self-organisation and time management

Our Offer:

  • A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional en­vironment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environ­ment that fosters creativity, innovation and teamwork
  • Capital-forming benefits, holiday pay and annual bonus payments depending on performance as well as flexible working hours

To apply, please click on this https://evotecgroup.wd3.mywork­dayjobs.com/en-US/Evotec_Career_Site/job/Hamburg/Veteri­nary-Pathologist--f-m-d-_REQ-00813 and provide your applicati­ondocuments (CV and cover letter including earliest possible start date and salary requirements) or send your application via E-mail to Hauke.Vorpahl@evotec.com. We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application.


Evotec SE • Human Resources
Essener Bogen 7 • 22419 Hamburg

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