Content developer, Economics

Website JoVE

A catalyst for scientific research and education

About the job

JoVE is the world-leading producer and provider of science video solutions with the mission to improve scientific research and education. Millions of scientists, educators and students use JoVE for their research, teaching and learning. Our institutional clients comprise over 1,000 universities, colleges, and biopharma companies, including such leaders as Harvard, MIT, Yale, and Stanford. As a rapidly growing company, with offices in the USA, UK, Australia, and India servicing clients in over 60 countries, we are seeking talented and ambitious individuals to join our company.

The Role

The Content Developer is responsible for creating a course outline and developing narrative scripts that will be used in the creation of video animations to address the learning objectives of the Economics course.

This position is perfect for those who are passionate about teaching and enjoy creating engaging videos for students. To excel in this role, the ideal candidate should possess exceptional technical writing skills, and have a firm grasp of Economics concepts and terminology.


  • Create a Table of Contents based on existing reference textbooks that encompass all the relevant topics for university-level courses.
  • Develop narrative scripts that are informative, comprehensive, and engaging, catering to university-level audiences.
  • Review and edit content meticulously to ensure accuracy and clarity.
  • Comprehend the target audience and adapt the learning goals to meet their specific needs.
  • Conduct research and interpret technical information pertaining to economics.
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in the field of economics.


  • A PhD in Economics or Master’s degree in a related field.
  • Experience in teaching or content/curriculum development is preferred.
  • Demonstrated willingness to employ innovative methods for effectively communicating complex concepts.
  • Excellent written communication abilities and a high level of proficiency in the US-English language.

Why Join JoVE?

  • When working with JoVE, you can expect salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market
  • You will make a direct impact in accelerating science research and in improving student learning in science education
  • Opportunity to work with global teams and in an environment that promotes innovation and collaboration
  • Our strong promotion from within culture draws a clear path to advance your career with us

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