Göteborg University

Göteborg University

Amanuens/Teaching Assistant, One Or More



The University of Gothenburg tackles society's challenges with diverse knowledge. 56 000 students and 6 600 employees make the university a large and inspiring place to work and study. Strong research and attractive study programmes attract researchers and students from around the world. With new knowledge and new perspectives, the University contributes to a better future.

The department of Computer Science and Engineering is a fully integrated department with the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology as principles. The department offer courses in a broad range of subjects. During the fall semester the department offers around ninety courses on BSc- and MSc-level.

The department of Computer Science and Engineering is looking for amanuens/teaching assistant for the fall semester of 2024 to work with courses within the fields of Computer Network and Systems, Computing Science, Data Science and AI, Interaction Design and Software Engineering.

Job assignments

As an amanuens/teaching assistant, you will work with helping and supporting teachers with practical elements in the different courses. This could for example be lab and exercise tutoring. You will have regular contact with the teachers about which elements and practical moments you can be of help within.

The specific courses for the fall semester of 2024 can be found on the link

In the document you will find more information about each course, for example course language and at which campus the course will be given. You will find the courses divided by division in the order; Computer Network and Systems, Computing Science, Data Science and AI, Interaction Design and Software Engineering.


To be qualified for the position you are an active student at University of Gothenburg or Chalmers University of Technology, preferably studying in one of the institution's BSc or MSc level programmes. To be qualified for the position in a course you should have passed either the same or a similar course. To be qualified for the position you should have good knowledge in the language used in the courses you apply for, that is, English and/or Swedish, both spoken and written.

It is a merit to have completed related continuation courses. It is also a merit if you have experience of teaching and are skilled in instructing and helping people in a pedagogical way.

To be able to complete your work as amanuens/teaching assistant you will need to be in Gothenburg, Sweden and be able to perform work tasks at campus Johanneberg or campus Lindholmen.


Type of employment: Fixed-term employment, fall semester 2024 Extent: 10% - 20% of full-time Location: Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Gothenburg First day of employment: 2024-08-26

Additional information

Since the Department of Computer Science and Engineering is a joint department the employment can be placed at the University of Gothenburg or Chalmers University of Technology. We only accept applications in the manner described in the advertisement.

Contact information for the position

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact our Director of Studies Computer Network and Systems - Arne Linde [email protected] Computing Science - Peter Ljunglöf [email protected] Data Science and AI - Birgit Grohe [email protected] Interaction Design - Olof Torgersson [email protected] Software Engineering - Jennifer Horkoff [email protected]

For questions regarding your application or the recruitment process, please contact Sanna Staf [email protected]


Union representatives at the University of Gothenburg: https: // www. gu.se/om- universitetet/jobba-hos-oss/hjalp-for-sokande


In order to apply for a position at the University of Gothenburg, you have to register an account in our online recruitment system. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Fill in the section about personal information and answer the questions. You also need to upload your CV and a transcript of courses that you have passed (can be downloaded from Ladok). You will be asked to fill out which course-/s you are interested to work in. Please keep the document under Job assignments open so you can copy course code and course name directly from the document to your application.

After the deadline, all applications will be processed.

Your application need to be submitted by : 2024-04-23

The University works actively to achieve a working environment with equal conditions, and values the qualities that diversity brings to its operations.

In accordance with the National Archives of Sweden's regulations, the University must archive application documents for two years after the appointment is filled. If you request that your documents are returned, they will be returned to you once the two years have passed. Otherwise, they will be destroyed.

In connection to this recruitment, we have already decided which recruitment channels we should use. We therefore decline further contact with vendors, recruitment and staffing companies.

Job details


Amanuens/Teaching Assistant, One Or More


Göteborg University




March 29, 2024

Application deadline

April 23, 2024

Job type



Computer Science,Engineering

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