Summer Employment as an Assistant Instructional Technologist

Submit an application for a summer position as an Assistant Instructional Technologist. Students will work directly with Steinhardt faculty and a full-time Instructional Technologist on Course Innovation Grants.

Need a summer job? Interested in enhancing courses with technology? Join Steinhardt’s Technology Services team for the summer and work with faculty and instructional 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 16 – August 5
●      May 16- 19 9am – 5pm
●      May 23- 26 9am -5pm
●      May 30 – August 5 (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 Instructional 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 Course Innovation Grant program.

Application Requirements:
●      Basic Information: Name, Email, Department, Program, Anticipated year of graduation
●      Writing Sample Prompt: Why are you interested in this position?
●      Letter of reference
●      Provide a resume, portfolio, or website

Apply Here Deadline: March 25, 2016   – Chosen candidates will be invited to participate in an interview on or before April 8, 2016.

Let’s Talk International – Tuesday, February 23, 2016

We hope to see you at the first Let’s Talk International of the semester!

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 12 pm – 1:30 pm on the 3rd floor Student Lounge of Pless Hall (82 Washington Square East). Lunch is provided. Space is limited. Please RSVP here.

Let’s Talk International is a semi-structured discussion group and safe space for study abroad returnees, international students, third culture kids, and anybody interested in international/intercultural experiences to explore topics such as identity development, cultural adjustment, cross-cultural relationships, and general navigation of life across cultures.


Graduate Students: Join the NYU Libraries for Fair Use Week programs, February 22-26, 2016

Hello from the NYU Libraries:

The NYU Libraries will be hosting a number of great programs during Fair Use Week, February 22-26.

Join Scholarly Communication Librarian, April Hathcock, JD, LLM, MLIS, to learn about the basics of Fair Use. In particular we will cover sticky fair use scenarios across media and sharing platforms, like working with YouTube videos, reposting material from the web, sharing articles in NYU Classes, or reusing images on a personal blog.

And join us on February 25th when we host the Center for Open Science in a hands-on workshop to learn easy, practical steps to increase the reproducibility of your work. Participants will gain a foundation for incorporating reproducible, transparent practices into their current workflows. For more information on these sessions, and to sign up:  –> Click here
We look forward to seeing you there!  The NYU Libraries Graduate Student Working Group

Lunar New Year

The NYU Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs invites you in joining in the celebration of the Lunar New Year by stopping by our offices in Pless Hall! Come celebrate the year of the monkey by meeting our new International/Diversity Student Services Counselor Nick Voelker and picking up a red envelope gift from our office.

Whether you are beginning your time here, will be graduating this year, or are just finding your stride in the middle of your studies, we hope you have a prosperous year here at NYU and in the Steinhardt school.

NYU Global Leadership Summit 2016 Taking Action on the European Refugee Crisis

Prague, Czech Republic
May 21-24, 2016 (dates are inclusive of travel time)

Are you passionate about exercising leadership on a global scale? Then, you can’t afford to miss this opportunity!

We are pleased to announce the NYU Global Leadership Summit 2016: Taking Action on the European Refugee Crisis, which will take place in Prague fromMay  21 – 24, 2016. Please note that these dates are inclusive of travel time.

Designed and hosted by the NYU Leadership Initiative, NYU Global Programs, Global Spiritual Life at NYU and NYU Prague, the 2016 Summit will bring together 20 NYU students from across the University and global sites for a once in a lifetime learning experience.

Students will participate in peer-to-peer learning, examine a leadership framework rooted in collective work, and engage in experiential leadership development workshops. As part of the program, students will learn from theAssociation for Integration and Migration and work alongside human rights leaders to put their new skills to use on behalf of the migrant and refugee community in Prague.

In order to participate students must:

  • Show leadership potential with a commitment to personal growth
  • Have an interest in the European refugee crisis
  • Demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively across difference
  • Have sophomore or junior status for the Spring 2016 semester
  • Have good academic and disciplinary standing

If this sounds like you or someone you know, please visit the website for more information and application resources. The deadline to apply is 12PM EST,February 28th, so get started now! If you have any questions about your eligibility or about the program please visit the FAQ page or

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Research and Scholarship Showcase – Call for Applications – Deadline: Friday, March 11, 2016

The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development Graduate Student Organization (GSO), the Office of Research and Doctoral Studies, and the Office of Student Affairs are enthusiastic sponsors of the annual Research and Scholarship Showcase.  The 4th annual showcase will take place on April 21, 2016 beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Students are invited to present their original research in either poster and oral presentations to compete for awards and prizes.

This is the application is for students who are interested in presenting their original research at the NYU Steinhardt’s 4th annual Research and Scholarship Showcase. The deadline for this application is Friday, March 11, 2016 at midnight.

NYCDOE Information Session for NYU Steinhardt Students Tuesday, February 16th 12:45-2:00pm

Please join the NYCDOE for an in-depth information session on the application process and getting hired in New York City Public Schools. Prospective teachers will be able to ask specific questions to the presenter. This information session is especially relevant to teachers who are looking to begin their career in Fall 2016. All subject areas are welcome, however, please note that speech and language pathologists, school counselors and social workers have a separate application process. Some of the general content in this information session may be relevant to these majors but details about their application process and career opportunities will not be covered.

When: Tuesday, February 16th 12:45-2:00pm including Q&A
Where: Wasserman Center, Presentation Room A, 133 East 13th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10003 (212) 998-4730

Please RSVP here while logged in to your NYU Home account.  No NYCDOE pre-registration required.

Become a 2016 Orientation Leader!

Calling all NYU Steinhardt undergraduates students looking for a great leadership opportunity for this summer and next fall!

Applications are now available for the Steinhardt Orientation Leader position. Find out more about what the position & application process entail by visiting our website.

Visit the Steinhardt Orientation Leader Website

Join us in person for an INFORMATION SESSION, where our staff will discuss the position and answer your questions.  You MUST attend an Information Session for your application to be considered.

Wed. February 3rd, 12:30pm – Pless 3
Wed. February 3rd, 2pm – Pless 3
Thurs. February 4th, 5pm – Pless 3

The application deadline is Monday, February 8th at 4pm.

For more information, please feel free to contact Justine Kelly-Fierro at or by calling the Office of Student Affairs at 212.998.5065.