Lund University, Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Sciences

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 47 000 students and more than 8 800 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.

Description of the work

The master course Industrial Purchasing (MTTN75) is given at the Division of Engineering Logistics. It is an electable course for specializations within the M and I engineering programs and mandatory for the International Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. We have four open positions as amanuens to assist in the course that is given lp 2 during autumn 2023. The work is conducted in close cooperation with the course coordinator and examiner.

Work duties

You will be responsible for workshop sessions in AHP and negotiation game. You will also read and give feedback on student reports and correct exams. 

Qualification requirements

Only those admitted to first or second-cycle courses and study programmes at the faculty may be employed as teaching assistants.

Required qualifications for the positions are:

  • The student is enrolled as student at engineering programme or equivalent relevant programme.
  • Very good knowledge in English, both in speaking and writing.
  • Completed the course MTTN75 Industrial Purchasing.
  • The position requires excellent communication, coordination, and collaboration skills.

Merits for this position are: 

  • Experience of teaching and/or supervision.
  • Completed courses related to logistics and supply chain management

Additional information

The employment is limited to the period 2023-10-30 (or soon thereafter) until 2024-01-31 and represents 20 %. The employment must not influence the course assistant’s studies in a negative way. The employment as a Teaching Assistant is regulated in the Higher Education Ordinance (SFS 2017:284), 5 chapter 8-12 §§. This teaching assistant position is covered by the working hours agreement for teaching

We intend to employ 1-4.

We offer

Lund University is a public authority which means that employees get particular benefits, generous annual leave and an advantageous occupational pension scheme. With an employment as a teaching assistant you can combine studies with work and complement your theoretical knowledge with practical work experience. Read more on the University website about being a Lund University employee Work at Lund University

How to apply

Applications are to be submitted via the University’s recruitment system. Your application should include a CV and personal letter with motivation why you are interested in the position and how the position is a good match with your qualifications and merits. You should also submit a LADOK transcript with completed courses and grades. The application should also include any other documents to which you would like to draw attention (copies of grade transcripts, details of referees, letters of recommendation, etc.).

Welcome to apply!

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment 2023-10-30
Number of positions 4
Full-time equivalent 20%
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2023/3092
  • Eva Berg,
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-2229362
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet,
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-2229366
Published 09.Oct.2023
Last application date 23.Oct.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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