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Lecturer Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

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Lecturer Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

Contribute to our academic world as a Lecturer in permanent employment, in part time (20h) at our location in Berlin with a portion of remote working, starting on the 1st of September 2024.

You can expect

  • You cover specific subjects in the field of Computer Science, such as Introduction to Computer Science, Seminar: Ethical Considerations in Data Science, Analytical Software and Frameworks, Seminar: Computer Science and Society, Algorithms, Data Structures, and Programming Languages, Artificial Intelligence and Programming with Python (you can find more information in the coursebook).

  • You are responsible for all questions of our students around the lectures and prepare them this way for their professional career.

  • You confidently lead courses and tutorials on-site in English during the lecture period, and can complete work from home during off-time.

  • You design courses using high-quality learning material provided by us and flexibly conduct the preparation and follow-up remotely.

  • You create and grade assessments, and are responsible for the design and evaluation of teaching material (e.g., scripts, videos).

Your qualifications

  • You have a completed master’s degree or a doctorate in the field of computer science or a related discipline.

  • You have practical work experience in the relevant field and subject, in particular with knowledge in artificial intelligence and programming.

  • You may have already gained initial experience (e.g., as a tutor, teacher, lecturer, or research assistant) in academic teaching.

  • You have a strong interest in innovative, digital and modern education, and enjoy working with students.

  • You have German language skills at the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

We offer you

  • Work flexibly: Experience the freedom of teaching and maximum flexibility with us.
  • Pass on your valuable knowledge…: Here with us, you impart valuable education to our knowledge-hungry students. A gift that is gladly shared.
  • …and take your own knowledge to a new level: Where else but with us? Benefit from free continuing education, language courses, and discounted study programs.
  • Become part of the world’s best team: We support each other, lend a hand, and share lecture materials without restriction. Together, we exceed all expectations.
  • Sustainable travel: The 9-euro ticket is a thing of the past; with us, you get the Germany ticket for 7 euros.
  • Shape your future: Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career, and we will help you achieve it. At the same time, benefit from our company pension plan.
  • Experience innovation and dynamism: Together, we work in a dynamic environment with new technologies like Chat GPT-4 and explore the technical diversity, scale and possibilities.

Sounds interesting to you? Apply simply with your CV! In the following process a query to your preferred time and place occurs as well as your specialized field of research (it does not matter if you have a broad band of specializations or if you are knowledgeable in just one specific research topic!)

Teaching sounds like dry theory. It only seems to work if you know what you are talking about. That is our aim: A combination of theory and solid examples, the support of talents and to prepare them for the future. Become a part of the academic teaching at Germanys biggest university- in a hybrid model consisting of on-site lectures at one of our IU locations and the flexible online studies regardless of location!

We back up our words with actions: We take our “Culture of Everyone“ seriously and want to make clear that no matter your origin, religion, gender, age, or sexual orientation, we will welcome and accept you. Our doors stand also open to you if you have an impairing. We look forward to a diverse cooperation at IU!

Your personal contact

Your personal contact - Michell Lopez Hurtado

Michell Lopez Hurtado

Academic Recruiting Specialist

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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Dr. Jasmin Franz
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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Prof. Dr. Anna Klein
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.
World’s best team for Freelancers
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
Train running through the city
Our vibrant Friedrichshain Campus is located on Frankfurter Allee—one of the oldest roads in Berlin. Here, you will find an exciting convergence of student ambition and IU employees at work.
About the team
Academia Prof
The academic world of IU International University of Applied Sciences (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.

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