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IREEDER project, in which the University of Vigo is a member of the consortium, circulates a call for expressions of interest for the role of an external evaluator.

Introducing Recent Electrical Engineering Developments into undErgraduate curriculum (IREEDER) project, coordinated by Al-Hussein Bin Talal University and in whose consortium the University of Vigo participates, has launched a call for expression of interest for the position of an external evaluator.

With the dissemination of this call, the members of the consortium are looking for an external body or professional to carry out an independent evaluation of the project, being the University of Vigo the entity responsible for quality assurance work package. This external evaluator will be in charge of carrying out the external evaluation mid-term and final reports of IREEDER. Moreover, both documents have to be written in English, since it is the working language of the project.

Requirements for the external evaluator

Those interested in participating in the call must have sufficient experience related to the topics of the IREEDER project (renewable energy, Internet of things and cybersecurity) in the field of teaching or research. As well as in the coordination of European projects of the Erasmus+ programme of Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education (CBHE).

This external evaluator will equally be responsible for monitoring all project activities, including training workshops in Europe and dissemination workshops in Jordan. In addition to the evaluation of the developed teaching material and the established laboratories in Jordan.

To perform these tasks, he/she must also have extensive knowledge of the higher education sector and English language proficiency.

Submission of applications

Before completing the submission of their application, organisations or individuals interested in participating should review the following documentation:

 IREEDER call for expression of interest for external evaluators.

 IREEDER work plan. To receive a detailed document you must contact the person who manages the reception of the applications, whose contact details appear in the call.

Applications must be presented before 16 November 2020.

IREEDER project

The goal of the IREEDER project is the introduction of three main subjects – the internet of things, renewable energy and cybersecurity – into the undergraduate curriculum of electrical engineering and its related programmes in the Jordan university system. Besides, another of its objectives is to create a laboratory for each of the courses and to have a different Jordanian project partner present in each course.

IREEDER consortium is integrated by the universities of Al-Hussein Bin Talal, Vigo, Mutah, Tafilah Technical, Philadelphia, Isra, Trento, Central Lancashire-Chipre, Patras and the Institution of Telecommunications-Aveiro.