Freelance Researchers and Plagiarism Checkers Wanted

Our writing and research agency offers clients literature research, online research, journalistic research, plagiarism checking and many other forms of information procurement and structuring. In order to expand our client base and our catalogue of services, we are looking for freelance researchers. Our intention is to be able to give you permanent freelance work on a fee basis. The work can also be done remotely, although trips to the library, archives and administrative bodies, etc. are often necessary.

One requirement for the freelance work is absolutely confidential handling of all client data, texts and other information acquired in the course of the research. Depending on your preferences, qualifications and experience as well as the specific upcoming projects at the time, the work may involve the following types of research:

  • literature research and online research
  • library research and archive research
  • database research
  • research via interviews/surveys
  • obtaining information at public authorities (by telephone or in person)
  • systemisation and summarisation of collected data
  • plagiarism checking, plagiarism review

Expert Research

We often receive research tasks in the following fields:

  • medicine
  • law
  • technology, engineering
  • natural sciences: physics, chemistry, biology
  • economics/business correspondence
  • humanities
  • mathematics

We also gladly accept applications from experts in other fields and for other types of research.

Research Jobs in many Languages

Knowledge of foreign languages is also an advantage for many research tasks. Our research service covers the following languages, among others:

  • Afghani, Pathani
  • Afrikaans
  • Albanian
  • Ancient Greek
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • Austrian Sign Language
  • Azerbaijani Turkish
  • Bamun
  • Basque
  • Belorussian
  • Bengalese
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Cantonese
  • Catalan
  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Damara
  • Danish
  • Dari
  • English
  • Estonian
  • Ewe
  • Faroese
  • Farsi
  • Filipino
  • Finnish
  • French
  • Friulian
  • Galician
  • Georgian
  • German
  • German Sign Language
  • Greek
  • Gujarati
  • Haitian
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Kannada
  • Kazakh
  • Kiswahili
  • Konkani
  • Korean
  • Kurdish
  • Latin
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Macedonian
  • Madagasy
  • Malayalam
  • Maltese
  • Mandinka
  • Marathi
  • Middle High German
  • Moldavian
  • Mongolian
  • Nawayathi
  • Norwegian
  • Old English
  • Old French
  • Old Icelandic
  • Old Norse
  • Pashto
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Punjabi
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Sindhi
  • Siraiki
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Swiss German
  • Swiss Standard German
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Turkmen
  • Ukrainian
  • Urdu
  • Uzbek
  • Valencian
  • Vietnamese
  • Welsh
  • Wolof

Apply in any Format

Please send your application to jobs@lektorat-unker.de. The more you tell us about yourself, your work experience and areas of expertise, the higher the chances that we will be able to work together.

Please read our general guidelines for applicants before you write us.

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Working hours:

Monday – Friday:
UTC+1: 08:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
UTC-5: 03:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

We are often available after hours.