09.08.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal
The English Writing Center is looking to hire native or near-native English-speaking TUM students to work as Writing Fellows. Find more information about our service here: www.tum.de/writing-center
As a Writing Fellow, you will work one-on-one with TUM students to improve their academic writing in English. Students bring to their appointments up to 5 pages of a text they are currently writing. It might be a section of a thesis or article, an essay or homework assignment, a CV or cover letter, or any other English text. You will work through the text together with them, identifying their recurrent mistakes and offering strategies for improving their English writing in the long term. Fellows work approximately 6 hours per week on the TUM campuses in Munich, Garching, or Weihenstephan.
• bachelor’s or master’s student at TUM, without a previous master’s degree
• native English speaker (or native-level fluency)
• ability to work for at least one academic year
• exceptional experience & skill in academic writing and/or editing
• solid knowledge of English grammar and style
• a strong desire to improve your own writing & editing skills
• familiarity with foreign languages is a plus
• earn wages based on the studentische or wissenschaftliche Hilfskräfte pay scale
• significantly improve your own writing and editing in English
• receive training from and collaborate with the Center staff
• gain professional experience of great value for future employers
How to Apply
Send your CV, cover letter, and a 500-word sample of a recent piece of your own English writing to firstname.lastname@example.org; CC: Ruth Shannon (email@example.com) and Dr. Heidi Minning (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Doctoral (Ph D) Student Position In Ent, “Euscreen”, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, 20 days ago
The Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC) operates mainly at The Flemingsberg Campus in connection to Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge. The Department also o...
Learning Advisor Literacy And Digital Specialist, Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand, 5 days ago
The Manukau Institute of Technology prides itself on being a progressive and visionary employer in the educational arena; providing high quality education and training within a multicultural envir...
Training Specialist (Temporary), Texas A&M University, United States, about 6 hours ago
Posting Details Position Information Position Title Training Specialist (Temporary) Posting Title Training Specialist (Temporary) System Member Institution/Agency TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY (TAMU) Depar...
College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences Lecturer In Residence, Department Of English, Bradley University, United States, 10 days ago
The Department of English invites applications for a one-year Lecturer of English In-Residence position for the 2017-2018 academic year. The position is non-renewable. Responsibilities include te...
Child Development Teacher, University of St. Thomas, United States, about 1 hour ago
The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for a Child Development Teacher position within the Child Development Center. The child development teacher is responsible for al...
Continuing Education Clip Teacher (Hourly), Borough of Manhattan Community College, United States, 13 days ago
Continuing Education CLIP Teacher (Hourly) JOB ID #: 17155 ISSUE DATE: 07/21/2017 CLOSING DATE: 08/10/2017 DUTIES: FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: CLIP is an intensive English language program for ...