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The subject comprises the skills in rhetoric, speech, writing and visual media that are required for effective communication in the engineering profession.
The lecturer is expected to develop and teach courses in the subject at the undergraduate level, primarily in rhetoric but also in professional writing for engineers. The teaching language is primarily Swedish, with occasional courses in English. Supervision of students in the Center for Academic Writing and Rhetoric can also be part of the duties. The teaching in writing includes scientific writing and supervision of student groups.
The Lecturer is furthermore expected to actively participate in the subject’s and the division’s pedagogical development. Additional duties include the traditional tasks associated with a government position at a university.
Those qualified for appointment as a lecturer are persons who have:
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Type of employment: Permanent position
|Title||Lecturer in in Engineering Communication|
|Employer||KTH Royal Institute of Technology|
|Job location||Valhallavägen 79, 100 44 Stockholm|
|Published||September 21, 2021|
|Application deadline||October 27, 2021|
|Job types||Lecturer / Senior Lecturer  |
|Fields||Communication Engineering,   Higher Education  |