Summer Employment as an Assistant Academic Technologist

Submit an application for a summer position as an Assistant Academic Technologist. Students will work directly with Steinhardt faculty and a full-time Academic Technologist on projects selected for the Technology Enhanced Education Fund.


Need a summer job? Interested in enhancing courses with technology? Join Steinhardt’s Academic Technology team for the summer and work with faculty and Academic Technologists to adapt, enhance, and/or restructure existing courses at NYU Steinhardt.

This work experience will be paid at $15/hour.


    • Matriculated Steinhardt undergraduate and graduate students
    • Must commit to 20 hours per week between May 22 – August 11


  • May 22- 26 9am – 5pm
  • May 29 – July 28 (20-30 hours per week)
  • Team meetings Wednesday


Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Current knowledge of technology and instructional practices that relate to the use of technology.
  • Considerable knowledge of the current literature, trends, and developments in the field of instructional technology and/or education.
  • Ability to evaluate the effectiveness of educational programs and courses, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Knowledge about effective teaching practices, including various methods of assessment and evaluation
  • Ability to effectively express ideas orally and in writing

Gained Skills & Abilities:

As a result of this summer position, previous Assistant Academic Technologists noted a considerable improvement in their leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.


Click here and here, to learn more about past student’s experiences working with STS and Steinhardt faculty during the TEE Fund Program (Formerly the Course Innovation Grant).

Application Requirements:

  • Basic Information: Name, Email, Department, Program, Anticipated year of graduation
  • Writing Sample Prompt: Why are you interested in this position? What is your favorite class you have ever taken? Why?
  • Letter of Reference
  • Resume
  • Portfolio (Optional)

Apply Here:

Deadline: May 1

Chosen candidates will be invited to participate in an interview on a rolling basis; thus, first come, first served.