Employment

Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) hires undergraduate and graduate students for the summer program and the academic school year. YYAS offers a session in two locations in Africa from late-July through late-August.

For questions related to YYAS employment, email us at african.scholars@yale.edu. To receive information about upcoming YYGS employment information sessions, please sign up here.

STATUS

POSITIONS

Open

YYAS Residential Life Coordinator - Summer 2018 - New Haven, CT; Kigali, Rwanda; and Accra, Ghana - Responsible for maintaining a safe and welcoming environment for students in each YYAS location; overseeing residential activities and program operations; and managing the overall health and wellness of all YYAS participants and staff during the program. Must be able to commit to both program locations. Successful applicants must be members of the Yale community. 

CLOSED

YYAS Instructional Staff Spring/Summer 2018 - New Haven, CT; Kigali, Rwanda; and Accra, Ghana - Undergraduate and graduate students teach, mentor, and supervise students both in and out of the classroom during a 10-day, residential YYAS session in two locations. Instructional staff read YYAS applications and develop unique seminars during the Spring, then travel with YYAS from late-July through late-August. Must be able to commit to both program locations. Matriculation at Yale is required.