Call for Innovative Authors

Top Hat in California

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 17, 2017
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Part-time

Location: All locations

Top Hat's student engagement platform is used by millions of students in 700 of the leading universities in North America. The company is expanding rapidly into higher education textbooks and content.

Job Description: Top Hat is currently recruiting innovative authors to develop unique content or publish their existing course materials.

Remuneration: 45% royalty

The qualified candidate should have:

  • A PhD from a recognized institution*
  • A current position in a related field at a leading university
  • Strong passion for education and technology-enhanced learning
  • Proven and significant writing experience
  • Experience in applying active learning pedagogy in teaching (presenting pedagogical findings in peer-reviewed journals is a plus)
  • The ability to work well with a team
  • Experience as an engaging instructor for high-enrolment classes i.e. greater than 100 students is an asset
  • Past experience creating educational material is a strong asset


*Flexible depending on circumstance

Please apply online here

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