Did you know that glaucoma is the second common cause of blindness in the world? Did you ever wonder if it would be possible to treat glaucoma and prevent blindness? Here is your opportunity to make a difference!
We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic
to develop a soft-material based approach for early detection and treatment of glaucoma.
How will you benefit?
guidance by experts on design and development of innovative biomedical approaches
opportunities to collaborate within Empa, as well as with external academic and clinical ophthalmologists
team-oriented working atmosphere in a modern scientific organization
The project includes experimental work on polymer chemistry, soft lithography and electronics. Experience in one of these areas, as well as a strong interest to develop a skill set in all directions is expected. Knowledge and practical experience in engineering systems for laser optics is a plus.
What are we looking for?