Working Student - AI for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Teaching Support

About us

The appliedAI Institute advances Europe by creating and disseminating expertise in Artificial Intelligence. We are Europe’s largest initiative for the application of cutting-edge trustworthy AI, leveraging Europes innovative power through education, research, and publications. We aim to be a fully transparent, open-source organization, where everyone is invited to participate, discuss, and to engage with AI. As a non-profit, we create visions for Europe as a society, for us in a world of climate change and for our economy in the age of AI. We want to contribute to sustainable wealth through technology, to shape the world we want to live in.

Your mission

Your Role:
As a Working Student for "AI for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Teaching Support", you will play a pivotal role in the successful execution of our course "AI for Innovation and Entrepreneurship" at the Technical University Munich (TUM). This is not just a support role; it's an opportunity to be at the heart of one of our most ambitious and unique educational initiatives.
The Course:
"AI for Innovation and Entrepreneurship" is not your typical university course. Hosted in the grand Audimax, it boasts a capacity of over 1000 students, making it potentially one of the largest courses at TUM. What sets it apart is the caliber of guest speakers we've lined up - experts from global giants like Microsoft, Palantir, Google, Celonis, TUM Venture Labs, Konux, and more. This course is a blend of academic rigor, real-world insights, and a vision for the future of AI.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Course Management: Set up and maintain a comprehensive Notion page for each lecture, ensuring students have access to readings, lecture slides, notes, and additional resources.
  • Engagement: Create and manage in-class quizzes using Slido to enhance student interaction and understanding.
  • Student Liaison: Act as the primary point of contact for administrative queries from students, ensuring their concerns are addressed promptly.
  • Speaker Management: Coordinate with our esteemed guest lecturers, ensuring smooth communication and logistics
  • Promotion: Capture engaging photos of speakers during lectures and promote the course and its speakers on LinkedIn to enhance its visibility and reach.

What You'll Gain:
  • In-depth Exposure: Though you won't be formally enrolled in the course, you'll gain substantial knowledge about AI, innovation, and entrepreneurship by being closely involved.
  • Networking: Interact with guest lecturers from global organizations and be part of a course that's making waves in the academic world.
  • Skill Development: Enhance your organizational, promotional, and management skills in a real-world setting.

Your profile

  • Proactiveness: Ability to take initiative and work independently.
  • Organizational Skills: Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Communication: Fluent in English; German is a plus but not required.
  • Tech-savviness: Familiarity with tools like Notion, Slido, PPT, Google Docs, and LinkedIn.
  • Availability: Ability to attend and support the course every Monday evening from 6 pm-8.30 pm, starting on the 16th of October.
Note that the selected candidate will not be able to formally enroll in the course or receive academic credits. However, the learning and networking opportunities are immense.

What we offer

What We Offer:
  • Dynamic Team: Work with a highly qualified and interdisciplinary team passionate about AI.
  • Learning Opportunity: Gain insights into the hottest AI topics and be part of a high-impact project.
  • Flexibility: Enjoy flexible working hours and the possibility to work from home.


Hicham Samma (People and Culture Specialist)
appliedAI Initiative GmbH, August-Everding-Str. 25, 81671 Munich