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Title: Econ Author Contractor: Intermediate Micro
Date Posted: 2017-11-03
Location: TX
This position will be employed through Headway consulting firm working remotely throughout the US.

Macmillan Learning is moving to a new online homework system, and the Economics Author will be a key player in the transition. The Economics Author will learn the new online authoring system and create new questions as needed. All these questions must have targeted feedback and full solutions designed to improve the learning process for our students.

Major Responsibilities:
- Authoring new material as needed to create a question bank which fully covers the material in the text.
- Authoring hints and feedback that anticipate common student errors, provide insightful diagnosis of their misconceptions, and coach them toward mastering the material.
- Creating solutions to these questions that are complete and concise.
- Adapting end of chapter questions from the text for the digital environment.
- Edit questions authored by others and make sure they function properly.

Required Skills/Knowledge:
- Strong knowledge base in Economics, particularly Intermediate Microeconomics.
- Desire to see students learn and succeed in their roles as students
- Experience writing original homework and/or test questions
- Ability to improve questions through the editing process
- Strong computer skills including the ability to quickly learn new products and technology

- Remote

Experience Needed:
- Strong understanding of Intermediate Microeconomic concepts.
- Strong computer skills and the ability to learn new systems quickly
- Experience authoring original homework and test questions for higher ed Economics courses.

Educational Background Required:
- MS or MA in Economics, PhD in progress will be considered

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Company: Macmillan
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: info@macmillan.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)