Course Hero is scaling! Are you looking to leverage your subject matter expertise to help students learn? Course Hero is looking for a Biology item writer who will author high-quality solutions to questions.. Our ideal candidate will have a strong expertise ranging from general biology, human anatomy and physiology to organismal biology. Candidates must be self-starters with a passion for teaching, an outstanding work ethic, and a positive attitude.
Note: This is a month-to-month Monday - Friday remote contract position in the United States. Both full and part time hours are available.
Here are some ways you’ll make an impact!
Author multiple-choice, short answer, and open response items in accordance to specific quality format and guidelines
Review and edit items authored by other item writers
Provide feedback on products that link learning with technology
Ensure academic integrity by implementing quality assurance measures
Are You Our Contract Biology Scholar?
Currently or formerly a college-level educator
Strong written communication skills, especially when it comes to writing explanations for how to solve difficult problems
1 year+ of experience as a lecturer, teaching assistant, or tutor in biological sciences
Post-secondary degree in biology or related sciences
Strong understanding and mastery of all introductory and most intermediate fields of biological sciences
Demonstrated ability to explain and communicate difficult concepts to students struggling with the material
Knowledge of educational best practices and teaching strategies
Experience with LaTeX, KaTeX, and HTML a plus
Be tech savvy and comfortable with Chrome and Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Gmail) are a must
At Course Hero, we have an awesome team and a truly engaging culture. We are customer-focused, collaborative, responsible, gritty and we love to learn. Our bold mission is to help students graduate confident and prepared!