Freelance Academic Author (m/f/d) – Project Controlling
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Course Title: Project Controlling
Study Programme: Master Project Management, Distance Learning
Projects and Objectives
Controlling Process for Projects
Deviations and Recovery Plan
Project Risk Management
What you will do…
You create a course book and reading list (130-180 pages) from an existing module description during a timeframe of 4 months
You create various assessment types
What we are looking for…
You have a completed academic degree and profile (PhD) related to the subject area
You are expert in project management, and/or having previous experience in developing course materials is a plus
You are proactive, with hands-on mentality
Important for your application!
Please submit following documents (in English and in a single .pdf file):
Tailored CV and Cover Letter (including your earliest start date)
An independent writing sample (3-5 pages) related to one of the topics listed under ‘Course Content’
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