Subject Matter Experts

Thank you for your interest in becoming a subject matter expert (SME) with Excelsior College. We need consultants for our distance-based assessment programs in all areas within liberal arts and sciences, nursing, business, education, health sciences, and technology (i.e., IT, engineering).

The College's project-based contact with SMEs is conducted by email, telephone, fax, and, for some duties, on-site meetings at our Albany, New York, location. Each project has a set number of hours or days assigned.You must have at least a masters degree in your field of expertise as well as teaching experience within the last two years on the academic level for which you will be consulting.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please complete this Application for Employment.

This application will allow you to apply for specific areas within your discipline and upload your vita and other credentials which are required for the review.  The Office of Human Resources will review your credentials and forward them to the appropriate department for review.  If selected for this role, Excelsior College does require an official copy of your transcript.  However, in the interim, it would be helpful if you would either fax a copy of your unofficial transcript to the Human Resources Office secure FAX line at: 518-464-8668, attention of Diane Wolfe; or email a copy to

We will contact you via email as soon as possible following receipt of your submission to further explore how we can work together.

Excelsior College is a regionally accredited, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning.


We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that strives to enhance our ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase our potential to serve a diverse student population.