Open Positions

The Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife seeks as of March 2017 an

Assistant Professor (Oberassistent 100%) 

The position includes clinical work with private exotic pets as well as the animal collection at Zurich Zoo and the Wild Animal Park Langenberg; active participation in research and teaching will be requested.  

Good leadership qualities and a flair for organisation are expected. College Certificate (ACZM) is requested as well as documentation in practical experience in the specialisation of exotic pets, zoo animals and wildlife medicine. Good spoken german knowledge is essential. 

Interested persons may please contact for more informations
Prof. Dr. Jean-Michel Hatt
Tel. 0041-44-635 83 42 or 

Written applications (by regular mail or sent as a single pdf via email attachment) including a CV, copies of all relevant diplomas, credentials, certificates and publications, the name and contact details of three references, and a brief statement about career goals should be sent, before June 1st, 2016, to 

Eveline Huber,
Clinic for Zoo Animals,
Exotic Pets and Wildlife Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich
Winterthurerstr. 260,
8057 Zurich, Switzerland