Join Our Team


CITY is inviting students, alumni, staff, faculty, friends, community members and affiliates to lend us your ideas, creativity, and enthusiasm to help build a center that inspires all students, and builds meaningful opportunities to experiment, learn, and build solutions to real-world problems. Below are formal opportunities to join our team including as a Director of the Mentor, Advisor and Partner Networks and as a CITY Innovation Fellow.



Director of Mentor, Advisor, and Partner Networks.

Reporting to the Executive Director of the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale, the Director of Mentor, Advisor, and Partner Networks will develop an inspiring and diverse community of external collaborators, including mentors, advisers, partners, fellows, and entrepreneurs-in-residence. In addition, s/he will work closely with the Executive Director and other program staff to match mentors and advisors to students and teams working on new ventures and innovative projects.

Responsibilities will include shaping and implementing a comprehensive strategy to build a strong, diverse and interdisciplinary community of alumni, mentors, advisors, and fellows: strengthening ties to entrepreneurial Yale alumni and friends worldwide, and recruiting subject matter experts with specialized knowledge in innovation practices, entrepreneurial skillsets, vertical markets, social sectors, and so on.

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CITY Innovation Fellow

Reporting to the Program Director at Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (CITY), the Innovation Fellow will play a central role in advancing CITY’s mission across Yale’s campus. We are looking for an energetic, inspiring and innovative leader to help us grow develop Tsai CITY into a strong center of gravity for students at Yale who want to build innovative approaches to addressing real world problems.

The position is designed for a graduate of an undergrad or master’s program, and is for a one-year term. Exact duties will depend upon experience and areas of personal interest. The Fellow will undertake a range of responsibilities including programming, coaching, event management, network building, outreach, and data analysis. The Fellow will have the opportunity to work on her/his/their own start-up, project, or initiative.

APPLY ON STARS (Requisition # 46501BR)