Andrea Schifferli

Andrea Schifferli


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FX E13
Überlandstrasse 133
8600 Dübendorf

Tasks at the Ecotox Centre

  • Responsibility for the biological analytical laboratory
  • Maintenance of the algae, yeast and cell cultures
  • Optimization, execution and interpretation of various bioassays for the analysis of contaminated water and waste water
  • Support and counseling of apprentices, interns, students and scientists in practical technical questions

Areas of Expertise

  • Ecotoxicological bioassays
  • Solid phase extraction
  • Cell cultures


  • since 2012

    Lab Technician at the Ecotox Centre

  • 2011

    Lab technician at the Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich

  • 2008 - 2011

    Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering with a focus on Nature Management, ZHAW Wädenswil

  • 2007 - 2008

    Biomedical Analyst at the Institute of Veterinary Pathology, University of Zurich

  • 2003 - 2007

    Head of the Diagnostic Laboratory at the Institute of Neuropathology, University of Zurich