Join Us (Employment Opportunities)

Full-Time Employment Opportunities: Anytime a position opens up in the YYGS office for year-round full-time staff, we will post a link to the position description below. Keep checking back!

Social Science Program Manager - Apply now!

Summer Opportunities: The Yale Young Global Scholars Programs - YYGS New Haven and YYGS-Beijing - and the Yale Young African Scholars Program (YYAS) will be looking for current Yale students and recent graduates to fill various instructional staff roles in the domestic and international sessions for 2018. We will also be recruiting Assistant Directors of Residential Life and Health Staff for the YYGS-New Haven sessions, which are open to applicants outside of Yale.

If you are interested in employment opportunities with YYGS, complete this form to receive information about open positions and information sessions (Current and recent Yale students only) >>

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Dates for the 2017 Programs are as follows:


Frontiers of Math & Science (FMS)
Sustainable Development  & Social Entrepreneurship (SDSE)
June 19 - July 2, 2017

Applied Science & Engineering (ASE)
International Affairs & Security (IAS)
July 9 – July 22, 2017

Politics, Law, & Economics (PLE)
Biological & Biomedical Science (BBS)
July 27 - August 9, 2017

February 3-11, 2017
Instructor application is now closed to new applicants.


July 27 - August 24, 2017

Applications for all positions will be reviewed on a rolling basis and will remain open through the deadline or until all positions are filled. Please apply by selecting the position you are applying for in the EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION box in the right side bar. Please email us if you have any questions.


Applications are ongoing

YYAS Mentors - year-round volunteering


DEADLINE 2016-2017 STUDENT POSITIONS (click links to read job descriptions)

(CLOSED) Friday, December 16, 2016.

YYGS Application Readers

(CLOSED) Friday, January 13, 2017

(CLOSED) Friday, January 13, 2017

YYGS Lead Instructors (All Sessions in New Haven)

YYGS Instructors (All Sessions in New Haven)

(CLOSED) Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so apply early! YYGS Assistant Directors of Residential Life
(CLOSED) Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so apply early!

YYGS Health Administrator (OPEN)

YYGS Health Assistants (CLOSED)

(CLOSED) September 19, 2016 YYGS-Beijing Instructors
TBD YYGS-Singapore Instructors
(CLOSED) Thursday, November 17, 2016 YYAS Associate Fellows