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.

 

Staff Positions

We are currently not hiring for any full-time staff positions. 

 

JOIN OUR MENTOR NETWORK

Are you interested in sharing your professional expertise with young innovators, changemakers, and entrepreneurs at Yale? We are actively recruiting Yale alumni and friends of Yale to join our mentor network. Learn more and apply.

 
 
 

STUDENT PoSITIONS

We are currently hiring for one student role:

Summer Fellowship Coordinator (SUMMER 2019)

35-40 hours/week, 8 weeks

Tsai CITY is seeking a creative, high-energy individual with entrepreneurial and innovative spirit who is eager for the chance to learn side-by-side with the Yale student entrepreneurs who take part in our highly competitive Summer Fellowship. This is a great opportunity to soak in all of CITY’s summer workshops, guest lectures, and fun events. During the internship, you will be an essential part of the team, gaining experience in everything from public speaking to event planning to community building.

Core job functions will include but are not limited to:

  • Be the first point of contact in greeting visitors and students to the CITY space, and making everyone who walks through our doors feel welcome, included, and valued

  • Answer general inquiries regarding CITY’s mission, programming, and events; support staff and fellows as needed

  • Event management (all aspects, from designing events to logistics to staffing said events)

  • Manage the physical space here at CITY, including classroom and working spaces, and help make it a place Fellows want to call home

  • Actively promote CITY and its events/mission across campus and via social media and other forms of communications

  • Provide audio/video support

  • Take notes during team progress meetings and feedback sessions

  • Be a part of the Community working group; build community among the Summer Fellows.

  • Assist with coordinating travel to other entrepreneurship and education centers and attend events outside of New Haven, such as the Kickoff Retreat and Yale/NYU Pitch Off!

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for CITY's mission

  • Superior level of organization

  • Superior interpersonal skills

  • Basic knowledge of social media communication and A/V equipment

  • Desire to engage with CITY and learn more about innovation and entrepreneurship