Senior Physician or Specialist in Transfusion Medicine (f/m/d)

TV-Ä (A2/Ä3), including attractive public service benefits
Jun 07, 2023
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The Institute of Transfusion Medicine and Cell Therapeutics is seeking a
Senior physician or Specialist in Transfusion Medicine (f/m/d)

The full-time position (42,0 h/week) starts from August 1st, 2023.

Duties and responsibilities:

Management of all stages of blood product manufacturing, according to the German Medicines Law (AMG), with a special focus on:

  • Preparative and therapeutic apheresis, manufacturing of autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem- and progenitor-cell preparations, T cell products (DLIs), thrombocyte preparations (apheresis), ATMPs, extracorporal photopheresis (ECP)
  • Implementation of novel diagnostic methods and automated manufacturing methods
  • Donor- and patient-laboratory diagnostics in the area of immunohematology, infection serology, transplantation-immunology and immunogenetics
  • Organization of blood donation events
  • Education of medical students and residents, as well as technicians
  • Consultation to medical and surgical services
  • On-call duties


The candidate is expected to provide outstanding, broad clinical knowledge in this interdisciplinary field, excellence in teaching and productivity in clinical and translational research, with a focus on stem cell transplantation and development of novel cellular therapies (ATMPs).

  • The applicant must have an MD or MD/PhD with a licence to practice medicine in Germany
  • (“Approbation”) Certification (“Facharzt”) in Transfusion Medicine or Hematology with a focus on stem cell transplantation and cellular therapies
  • Exceptional qualifications in education, clinical care, and clinical or translational research
  • Expertise with GMP and work in clean-room environments
  • Excellent communication skills in German language
  • Work well in a team environment