Publish Date: 26.08.2021

Category: Job vacancies


Member: University of Ljubljana, Medicine Faculty, Vrazov trg 2, 1000 Ljubljana  

1. POSITION: - 2 positions  

University teacher at the Institute of Pathophysiology

  • Status: part-time 20%
  • Type of contract: permanent


  • Doctoral degree ( PhD, previous or 3rd Bologna degree )
  • Valid habilitation title: University teacher of Cell Biology/ Biochemistry/Pathophysiology  (Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor/ Full Professor) 

The candidate fulfills the condition if he / she has a valid UL title or the valid title of the Guest teacher at UL. If,  at the time of application, the candidate does not have an election to the abovementioned titles, but he meets the qualitative and quantitative conditions for election to these titles, he can apply for the job vacancy, in which  case, together with the application, he / she shall also provide evidence of compliance with the above criteria, accompanied by a statement , in the event of a decision by the selection committee, the application shall also be considered as an application for election to the title or for the recognition of the equivalence of the title.   

  • Knowledge of the Slovenian language at the level B2 according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). If the selected candidate does not meet this condition at the time of job placement, he must complete it within three years from the date of employment.
  • rhetorical skills, innovation, a sense of organizing one's own work and the work of colleagues;
  • Experience with research (ex vivo and in vivo) on invertebrate brains (eg Drosophila, neurodegeneration models), acute and organotypic tissue cultures from rodent brains, rodent neuromuscular preparations (phoenic nerve / diaphragm), primary cell cultures and cell lines;
  • experience with microscopy (eg confocal microscopy, two-photon microscopy, microscopy with structured illumination);
  • knowledge of the quality system standard ISIST EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 and experience in maintaining the quality system;
  • experience in organizing events;
  • experience in managing research projects;
  • Experience in mentoring graduates, masters and doctoral students.


  • forming and updating a syllabus and adjusting university and higher vocational education programs to the requirements, 
  • organizing and co-organizing all activities for the realization of the course in accordance with the syllabus and expert's findings, coordination of work and supervising other teachers’ (assistants, technical and other co-workers) course, 
  • lecturing students, managing seminars and other pedagogical activities of the course in undergraduate study programs, 
  • managing, evaluating and correcting exams and tests, 
  • directing art work and research work, directing the study activities of students and mentoring students with the execution of their diploma papers and other works, 
  • Scientific-research and artwork, study and development of concepts, theories and methods. 
  • Detailed description:
  • undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in the subjects Fundamentals of Physiology, Cell Biotechnology;
  • Immunocytochemistry, immunohistochemistry, labeling of cells and tissues with fluorescent markers, western blot, protein isolation, DNA, preparation of polyclonal rabbit antibodies;
  • For the implementation and co-implementation of the courses Fundamentals of Physiology and Cellular Biotechnology.

4. APLICATION DEADLINE: 60 days, 26.8.2021 – 25.10.2021

University of Ljubljana promotes gender equality in employment and work and especially invites female candidates.  

Employment contract can only be concluded with a candidate who qualifies for the position.  

Candidates must enclose with the application a written biography and bibliography: Medicinska fakulteta, Vrazov trg 2, 1000 Ljubljana or  

5. CONTACT:  prof. dr. Samo Ribarič