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When applying for this position, you will have the opportunity to indicate your preferred work location from the following: Augsburg, Bremen, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Karlsruhe, Mannheim, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart

As a freelance lecturer (f/m/d) on an hourly payment basis in dual studies with 50 teaching units from 01.04.2023 you will support us in expanding our academic world throughout Germany at the locations Augsburg, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Bremen, Hamburg, Karlsruhe, Mannheim, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart and remote.  

Your Tasks Include
  • You will independently prepare and conduct lectures based on the module handbook (for more information on the module handbook, see https://bit.ly/3Hiowaa, the module code is DSBEL1022).
  • You will convey scientifically sound knowledge with a high level of practical relevance, e.g. for the topics of inventory management, procurement, warehousing, documentation and finance.
  • You will prepare and correct examinations. 
  • You will provide individual support to dual students on all questions related to the course and thus prepare them for their professional careers.  
Your Profile
  • Completed university studies or equivalent educational qualification 
  • Practical work experience in the subject area
  • Initial experience (e.g. as a tutor, teacher, lecturer or research assistant) in academic teaching would be desirable 
  • Strong interest in innovative, digital, and modern education 
  • Pleasure in dealing with students and joy of adult education
  • Good knowledge of German
What we offer to you
  • Modern teaching in small courses (max. 40 students)
  • Numerous networking opportunities and subject-specific professors on hand to answer questions
  • Utmost creative flexibility and freedom   
  • High flexibility in terms of time
  • A meaningful job in which you can pass on valuable knowledge
  • A value-led university with an un-hierarchic culture, enriching encounters and a relaxed working atmosphere
  • Unbiased, appreciative and recognizing teamwork

Sounds interesting? Then simply apply with your CV and any references.

Does teaching sounds like uninteresting theory? Not if you know what you are talking about. That's what we're all about: combining theory with tangible examples, promoting talent and making them fit for the future. Whether it's an academic career or a part-time passion: pass on your knowledge as an honorary lecturer at IU International University!

Words are followed by actions: We take our "Culture of Everyone" very seriously and would like to take this opportunity to expressly point out that you are very welcome here, regardless of your origin, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation. Even if you have a disability, our doors are wide open to you. We look forward to a diverse community here at the IU!

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I have never felt closer to my students as I do at IU. This empowers me to develop and grow each individual according to their strengths, abilities, and life goals.
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Our student groups are hotbeds of ideas and creativity. With 350 students working in 350 companies we can test our ideas in industry at speed. This is thrilling!
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What we’ll do for you
Make history with us
Be instrumental in helping us drive our mission to transform education—it’s revolutionary and life-changing.
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We give each other a leg-up when needed to go beyond the expected.
Pass it on
At IU you can extend the value of education to our knowledge hungry students. It’s a gift that keeps on giving.
The location
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Augsburg has a lot to offer in terms of work-life-balance: numerous bars, clubs and cafés, a colourful cultural programme and nearby parks and green spaces. Augsburg also hosts the largest folk festival in Bavarian Swabia twice a year: the famous Augsburger Plärrer. You can experience a lot here.
About the team
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The academic world of IU International University of Applied Science (IU) is colorful & diverse: Here, lecturers from a wide range of disciplines, from different locations, permanent employees and freelancers work together on our vision: to make education possible for all.

How does our teaching differ from other universities? It's cool, modern & innovative! We rely on people from the field who want to combine their expertise with theory. The possible activities are wide-ranging, just like the many disciplines: From architecture to engineering to social work, there's something for everyone! And don't worry, you don't necessarily have to have taught before! An overview:
Our core values

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

Academia FAQs

Am I a permanent employee or freelancer in IU Academia?
Our Professors are permanently employed and our Lecturers, Tutors, and Authors are all Freelancers.
Is there a teacher forum for discussion & exchange?
Absolutely! At every location we have a regular faculty conference. We also encourage dialogue via our collaboration tools and all our module leaders are available for questions at any time.
What is the application process for a lecturer assignment?
Once we review your application you will receive a further questionnaire by e-mail to be completed and returned.  We will promptly send you relevant information by e-mail about teaching at IU. We will also inform you about the process regarding a trial lecture.
When do lectures take place in dual studies?
Our dual study program includes modules that take place every two weeks and modules that are taught every week on specific days. Normally, our lectures for a module take place in blocks of 4-6 UE (UE = 45 minutes). Planning of the blocks is done in consultation with our lecturers. The weekly teaching hours are: Mon-Fri 8:00-20:00.