Lund University

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has around 46 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

Position instructions

We invite applications for an energetic, engaged, and creative teaching assistant to be based at LUCSUS, Sweden. The teaching assistant position entails supporting the teaching staff at LUCSUS with various tasks relating to the LUMES master programme. This includes creating and managing online course sites on Canvas and supporting teachers in both online and on campus classes and seminars. The position also includes providing support for our student coordinator in daily tasks, e.g. answering student emails. The positions is for the autumn of 2021, starting in August and ending in December.

Required qualifications

As much of the teaching may be conducted online during the autumn of 2020, the applicant should have experience from working with online platforms, particularly Canvas and Zoom. You should also have good knowledge of sustainability studies, preferably with an academic background related to environmental studies. You need to be fluent in English, both verbal and written, and experience working with student/university administration is a qualifying merit.

 Application instructions

 A complete application consists of:

 Cover page: Short motivation of the applicant and connection with the position, including how this position serves future career goals. Include name and contact information of applicant (1 page max)

CV: Academic and professional background, detailing relevant experience. Any teaching experience. Knowledge and/or experience of online teaching platforms and online communications tools, e.g. Canvas and Zoom. Include names and contact information for one to three academic or professional references who can speak to your professional and teamwork abilities.

Type of employment Special fixed-term employment
Employment expires 2021-12-31
Contract type Part-time
Salary Monthly
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 50%
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2021/1492
  • Maja Essebo,
  • Cecilia Kardum Smith,
Published 04.May.2021
Last application date 22.Jun.2021 11:59 PM CEST

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