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Item Writer in Biology (Remote)

Course Hero Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

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

Ready to apply?

Please apply directly on our website at

Course Hero

Why Work Here?

Course Hero is a mission-driven company where we believe in supporting student learning, together.

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.


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