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Job offer: 2 positions as teaching assistant (tutor) for UNA B Sociology

News from Dec 07, 2022

The Department of Sociology is looking for two teaching assistants (tutors)

from April 1st, 2023 – September 30, 2023

Area of Responsibility:

  • Supervision of the tutorial accompanying the basic course "Understanding North America B" with a focus on sociology. The tutorial requires a comprehensive basic knowledge of sociology and the ability to teach it in English.
  • Assistance with the blackboard supervision of the course;
  • assistance in preparing the course;
  • research and procurement of literature;
  • preliminary correction of the essays and tasks submitted (all submitted work is in English and partly also handwritten);
  • coordination and preparation of the e-examination.

Additional Qualifications may include:

  • MA North American Studies or MA Sociology/Social Sciences (with BA North American Studies or BA Sociology/Social Sciences), or BA students who have completed UNA, the orientation module, and the mandatory study abroad. Comprehensive knowledge in the social sciences is mandatory.
  • Excellent English language skills (equivalent to C1 of the European Framework of Reference), including very good English language and phrasing skills for the tutorials,
  • strong organizational skills for coordinating the different subject tutorials and communicating with students and teachers,
  • team skills for cooperating with the tutors* from other departments,
  • very good research and library skills.

Applications must be sent to Prof. Dr. Sebastian Kohl by e-mail by December 26, 2022 in PDF format:


In your email please include:

University id number, CV, letter of interest, transcripts and certificates

More information can be found here (in German).

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