Are you looking to leverage your subject matter expertise to help students learn? Course Hero is looking for a Psychology item writer who will author high-quality solutions to questions.. Our ideal candidate will have a strong expertise in general psychology as well as more specialized fields such as developmental psychology, social psychology, or abnormal psychology. Candidates must be self-starters with a passion for teaching, an outstanding work ethic, and a positive attitude.
Note: This is a 3-month minimum commitment working on-site in our Redwood City office.
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 Psychology 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 psychology
Post-secondary degree in psychology or related social sciences
Strong understanding and mastery of all introductory and most intermediate fields of psychology
Demonstrated ability to explain and communicate difficult concepts to students struggling with the material
Knowledge of educational best practices and teaching strategies
Be tech savvy and comfortable with Chrome and Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Gmail) are a must
About Course Hero:
Course Hero envisions a world where every student graduates, confident and prepared. We are a privately held, mission-driven educational technology company that is profitable and growing. We’re building the optimal learning destination for every college course. Course Hero students can access over 25 million course-specific study materials and study resources to enhance their supplemental and deep learning experiences. We see more students that are confident and prepared when they can quickly find what they need and learn deeply.