Main Tasks

- administrative support to the research group members of the Physiological Plant Ecology Group and the Botanical Garden staff
- financial management, HR support, events management
- support of teaching activities for the Master of Sciences in Plant Sciences and PhD in Botany programs
- update the group's website

Working hours: 60%, daily Monday - Friday (additonal 20% for the Botanical Garden)

Education & Work Experience

2012-ongoing Administrative assistant at the University of Basel
2015-2016 Vocational training at the KV Basel "Sachbearbeiterin Sozialversicherungen"
2010-2012 Various temporary jobs in international/pharmaceutical companies, hospitals and other companies
2008-2009 Work & travel in South America
2006-2008 Business School KV Basel "Kauffrau E-Profil" and part-time work at the University Hospital, Basel
2004-2006 Nursing School "Berufsfachschule Gesundheit" and internship at the University Psychiatric Clinic, Basel
2002-2004 Nurse assistant at the University Hospital, Basel
2001-2002 Apprenticeship as agro-laboratory assistant at Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Stein


- German / Swiss German (mother tongue)
- English (proficient)
- Spanish (intermediate)
- French (intermediate)
- Italian (intermediate)


Maura Ellenberger

University of Basel
Schönbeinstrasse 6
4056 Basel

Ofice no.: 00.002
Phone: +41 (0)61 207 35 00