EPFL Animal Welfare Officer, Switzerland
Position title: EPFL Animal Welfare Officer
Company name: EPFL, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Based in Lausanne (CH) within the Center of PhenoGenomics at EPFL. Management of 4 people.
- Legal & Veterinary stakes:
. Pilot and guarantee the submission and update of animal
. Supervise the implementation of best practices in Animal Welfare and
guarantee the respect of legal requirements at EPFL.
. Lead and federate the EPFL Animal Welfare team
. Integrate it closely with Husbandry and CPG Technology Platforms
- Scientific stakes: Advise and support the researchers in their in vivo
Responsibilities: Management. Legal and regulatory compliance. Advice. Strategy. Representation.
. Great reputation and strong growth dynamics
. Wide and stimulating offer of research areas
. International and multicultural environment
. Excellent working conditions
. Continuing training opportunities
. Public status allowing stability and long-term visibility.
. Creation of the Animal Welfare Unit and the Animal Welfare Officer
. Comprehensive position: management, compliance, advice, strategy and
. Direct interaction with the board
. Great scientific and intellectual stimulation in close interaction with an
international community of high level scientists.
. DVM or PhD in biological science or animal science
. Qualifying accreditation in management of animal experimentation
(Swiss module 2, FELASA accreditation category C, D or equivalent).
- Experience: Minimum 10 years’ experience in animal research.
. Minimum 3 years as Experimenter
. Currently, Animal Welfare Officer or Manager of animal research team,
within a public organisation in biomedical research on animals, a CRO or
an animal provider for biomedical research, or in human/vet
- Management of animal research staff
- Strong knowledge of legal and operational procedures for animal welfare
in scientific animal research
- Fluent in French and English, written & oral. German practice is a plus.
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Name: Véronique DUGUÉ, DVM
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