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Professional Education, Testing and Certification Organization International

Write a university course in forensic science

Are you interested in volunteering as a course author at PEOI to help millions of disadvantaged students all over the world? Do you have a background in forensic science? Are you able to produce well-researched course materials? If so, don’t hesitate to apply.

About the role

PEOI, a provider of university-level courses free of charge at www.peoi.org, seeks authors with a background in teaching or work experience, who would like to join a group of colleagues developing an introductory course in forensic science.

We are looking for course authors to write and edit materials of the "Introduction to forensic science" course. You will use your scientific knowledge, research, and writing skills to produce well-researched course content.

Set your convenient working schedule to work on chapter text, cases, assignments, reading lists, summaries, class discussions, and test questions, as well as research and add examples, statistics, and citations from open educational resources.

Your contribution is of utmost importance. Please bring your skills to help millions of disadvantaged students all over the world, who do not have access to traditional education because of where they live, time constraints, or insufficient income. Join over 10,000 like-minded volunteers who want to change the world. The volunteer name will appear on all pages to which he/she has contributed.

Thank you for your help and interest in this important work.

Upon completion of a significant portion of work, PEOI's certificate will be issued upon application.

Skills

Forensic Science disciplines

Scientific writing

Research

Communication skills

Requirements

  • An advanced university degree in forensic science or equivalent certification is essential. Strong science and technology background is preferred.

  • Previous experience in teaching or working in the forensic science field.

  • Previous scientific research and writing experience is an advantage.

  • Ability to interpret and present scientific information in a clear manner to reach the targeted students.

  • Scientifically curious and motivated

  • Ability to work well independently and communicate with the writing team and team leader.

  • Language skills: proficiency in English is essential.

  • Computer skills: Computer proficiency is essential to navigate PEOI’s platform and the web. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is essential. Basic knowledge in HTML is an advantage ( All PEOI's course pages are in HTML. Authors will not be responsible for any HTML code, but only for the text in between) .

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About Professional Education, Testing and Certification Organization International

Location:

755 Bull Hill Road, Gilboa, NY 12076, US

Mission Statement

PEOI, Professional Education Organization International, is a non-profit organization US IRS 501(c)(3) started in 1999, and now run by over 10000 volunteers who stay with PEOI for years. PEOI delivers complete university level courses online in exact, natural, social and medical sciences, as well as all fields of engineering and business administration, to millions of students in eleven languages free of charge. PEOI's mission is to become a university open and free to all.

Description

PEOI, a provider of university level courses free of charge at www.peoi.org, seeks authors with a background in teaching or work experience, who would like to join a group of colleagues developing hundred of courses in 79 fields of university studies.

Authors are welcome to work on chapter text, cases, assignments, reading lists, summaries, class discussions and test questions, as well as research and add examples, statistics and citations. Experts in illustration, video and programming are also needed.

All PEOI's course pages are in HTML. Authors will not be responsible for any HTML code, but only for the text in between. Some content can be imported from open education resources, i.e. material that is not copyright restricted such as in wikipedia or courseware at major universities. You must have the skills to locate and import such material.
Help disadvantaged students and aspiring professionals improve their lives by giving them a university education, and contribute to economic development of the country in which they live. With lockdown of libraries and universities, and many universities moving their courses online at exhorbitant prices, your teaching at PEOI is all the more important.


Education & Literacy
Justice & Legal

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Research

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 24
  • Orientation or Training
  • Writing may take just a few hours a week. But research would take much longer. Work requires placing text in HTML course pages.
  • Computer skills.

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