E-Learning Specialist (Consultant)

The McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at New York University Silver School of Social Work is committed to creating new knowledge about the root causes of poverty, developing evidence-based interventions to address its consequences, and rapidly translating research findings into action through policy and best practices.
We are looking to hire a talented and motivated individual to serve as an instructional design consultant. Reporting to the Associate Director, Clinical Education and Innovation Department, the E-Learning Specialist will work with Learning Management System (LMS) team to develop online self-learning modules.


● Work with content matter experts to translate content into online self-learning modules using Articulate Software
● Collaborate with LMS team
● Attend frequent project management meetings with LMS team
● Research and implement necessary design elements for online self-learning modules (images, video, audio)


● Minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience
● Excellent communication, collaboration, and project management, and problem-solving skills
● Must have excellent computer/application skills along with an understanding of current e-learning development tools (Articulate Storyline, Articulate Rise, etc.)
● Must have a basic understanding of Tin Can, AICC, and SCORM standards
● Experience developing original content for dissemination
● Video/Audio editing experience preferred
● Design and art experience preferred


● This is a contracted position that ends when all deliverables are met
● Interested applicants should email a detailed cover letter, resume/CV and portfolio to Jayson Jones (jayson.jones@nyu.edu) and write “E-Learning Specialist” in the subject line
● Consultant should be able to begin work immediately
● NYU is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employer
● Consultants are paid based on the level of experience and content matter development
● NYU is based in New York City, but this position can be remote

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