Gerlinde Hofstetter has been working as a laboratory manager in the laboratories of comparative medicine at the Messerli Research Institute since November 2013.

She attended the HBLVA for chemical industry and worked in various facilities after her graduation. Besides her work as a CTA, she completed the part-time Bachelor study program "Bioengineering“ and is now in the final phase of the part-time Master's program "Biochemical Engineering".