Contribute to our world of academia as a freelance video lecturer for the module Analytical Software Frameworks in our online master studies data science.
Your tasks as a freelancer
Conceptualization of videos based on the course contents
Recording videos (in “talking head” style)
You will be supported by subject experts at the IU throughout the production
The course covers the following topics: Introduction, Data Storage, Statistical Modeling Frameworks, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing Platforms & On-Premise Solutions, Distributed Computing, Database Technologies
You have an academic background in the relevant field of study (e.g., a university degree or doctorate)
Good presentation skills and technical affinity
Practical experience in the field and experience in video creation are a plus but not a must
You have access to basic technical equipment (laptop, webcam, headset, or microphone)
This sets us apart
The advantages of freelance, project-based tasks, e.g., flexibility for creativity
Collaboration with a value-driven higher education institution
A dedicated team is happy to support you throughout the process, if needed
Your contributions to our projects will be recognised and valued
APPLY AS A FREELANCE VIDEO LECTURER AT GERMANY’S LARGEST HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTE! We develop immersive education with moving pictures: available everywhere and 24/7.
If this sounds like the perfect challenge for you as a freelancer, we look forward to receiving your online application. Please submit a 3–5-minute video (online presentation using your webcam / screen recording) with pictures and sound in addition to a tailored CV. The short video should be based on the course contents and develop a concept, practical example, figure or similar. Please include a link to the video in your application
Should you have any questions, please contact Stefan Bundt (Stefan.Bundt@iu.org).
Please note that submitted application documents can only be accepted via our job portal.
Actions speak louder than words: We cherish our "Culture of Everyone" and would like to take this opportunity to emphasize that we do not tolerate discrimination based on race, gender, age, sexual orientation, or disability. We welcome you as you are and look forward to nurturing our diverse community at the IU!
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:
Make collaboration standard practice.
Be courageous and take risks.
Embrace innovation always.
Strive for the empowerment of everyone.
Adopt a growth mindset for scale.
Focus on getting things done on time.
Put customer focus first.