Support

The Jackson Institute’s Career Services Office provides events, workshops, resources, and information for Yale students interested in global affairs.

Jackson’s career services office offers support and resources to Yale students interested in global affairs.

Each year, we host more than 60 career development events on campus. Check the events list below for information on upcoming events and programs during the academic year.

Jackson also offers personalized career coaching for students. Our director of career services holds weekly office hours and one-on-one advising for any interested Yale student.

Programming includes:

  • Campus-wide weekly e-newsletter of events and opportunities (events also listed on the Jackson Calendar)
  • Career speaker events – professionals in the field of global affairs
  • Career skills workshops relevant to global affairs

Follow Jackson on Facebook and Twitter to hear about career events. You can also connect on the Jackson Institute LinkedIn group.

Upcoming Career Development

Save The Children Logo
March 28 @ 12:00 pm
Horchow Hall – 55 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT 06511,

Career Conversation with Charles MacCormack

Dr. Charles MacCormack was the President of Save the Children, the world’s leading independent nonprofit organization serving children in need. Save the Children works to create lasting, positive change in the lives of children in need through programs in health care and nutrition, education and economic opportunity. Currently, he is an Advanced …
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Info Session
March 29 @ 12:00 pm
Horchow Hall – 55 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT 06511,

Gruber Fellowship Information Session

Each year the Gruber Program awards a number of fellowships to graduating Yale students and recent alumni. Gruber Fellowships in Global Justice and Women’s Rights are post-graduate fellowships that allow recent graduates of Yale graduate and professional schools to spend a year working on issues of relevance to the fields of global …
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Alexander Evans
April 11 @ 6:00 pm
Horchow Hall – 55 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT 06511,

Jackson Students: Memo Writing Workshop I

Alexander Evans, the UK’s Deputy High Commissioner to India and former Jackson Senior Fellow and World Fellow. This is a two part workshop; by signing up you are registering for session 1 on Monday, April 10 from 6-7pm and session 2 on Tuesday, April 11 from 6-7pm.
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Mark Christopher Headshot
April 12 @ 12:00 pm
Horchow Hall – 55 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT 06511,

Risk Consulting and Doing Business in Emerging Markets

The Jackson Institute will host a career conversation with Mark Christopher, President of Americas at Blackpeak. Blackpeak is an international investigative research and risk advisory firm. He has extensive experience at Blackpeak, and previously at The Arkin Group, overseeing complex research assignments for financial services clients. Over the course of his career, he …
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Alexander Evans
April 12 @ 6:00 pm
Horchow Hall – 55 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT 06511,

Jackson Students: Memo Writing Workshop II

Alexander Evans, the UK’s Deputy High Commissioner to India and former Jackson Senior Fellow and World Fellow. This is a two part workshop, in signing up you are registering for session 1 on Monday, April 10 from 6-7pm and session 2 on Tuesday, April 11 from 6-7pm.
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