E-Tutor on 'Methods in Cognitive (Neuro-)Sciences'
E-Tutor on a part-time or freelance honorarium basis
The Max Planck School of Cognition (MPS-Cog) is inviting applications for an e-learning tutor "Methods in Cognitive (Neuro-)Sciences".
MPS-Cog, one of the three pioneering national Max Planck Schools, is a joint initiative of the Max Planck Society and leading German Universities together with Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Helmholtz Association, and University College London, and is additionally funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). MPS-Cog will explore new paths in postgraduate education in Germany by linking the dispersed excellence of researchers in the field of cognition, thus attracting top international graduates to its world-class PhD program within. A unique network of approximately 50 outstanding scientists forms the basis for an outstanding career.
The successful applicant is expected to:
- Develop an online course on Methods in Cognitive (Neuro-)Sciences
- Develop learning outcomes for the courses
- Interact with a learning designer in the development of e-activities adapted to the learning outcomes of the courses
- Advise and stimulate students’ participation within an e-learning environment and assist struggling students
- Conduct student formative assessment
Qualifications and Prerequisites
- Strong background on MRI, knowledge in EEG/MEG and other important cognitive neuroscience techniques
- Substantial/Extensive teaching experience
- Excellent command of English
- Comfortable working in a multicultural environment
- Excellent interpersonal skills and flexibility
Please send your application via email (email@example.com)
The application should include:
- letter of motivation
- a full CV
- at least one letter of reference
- syllabus of the course
Closing date for applications: 31 December 2019
For further questions, please contact Natacha Mendes: firstname.lastname@example.org