Career Development

Calendar of Events
Career Opportunities
YSOA LinkedIn Group
Online Resources & Links

The car​eer services program organizes a series of workshops, panels, lectures, recruiting events and online resources to help prepare students for career opportunities after Yale.

Online Resources

Career Opportunity Listings
These job listings have been made available to the Yale School of Architecture community.
Visit: Career Opportunities

YSoA Career Services Linked-In
A professional network of Yale students, faculty and alumni with news and job listings.
Visit: YSoA Linked-In

Alumni Network
Visit: Yale Alumni Association.

On-Campus Recruiting

The 2016-2017 Spring Recruitment Event will take place on Monday, April 3rd & Tuesday, April 4th 2017. 

If you are a firm or an organization interested in attending the Event, please contact Rosalie Bernardi at

If you are a student interested in participating in the Event, please contact Meghan Royster at or Guillermo Castello at before February 27th, 2017.

Employer Resources

Employers may post job listings and internships for current and former YSoA students by completing a Career Post online here or by contacting: Visit our Career Opportunities page to see all current career listings. During the academic year (August 15-June 15) employers may contact Rosalie Bernardi, Administrative Assistant for Career Development & Undergraduate Studies, 203.432.2288.


Portfolio Design Workshop
A workshop led by graphic designer, Luke Bulman on the basics of portfolio design and layout.
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Interviewing, Cover Letters and Resumes
A workshop led by Robert McClure (Director of Hiring, Pickard Chilton Architects) and Jennifer Stone (Associate Partner, Robert A.M. Stern Architects). 
Download Interviewing, Cover Letters and Resumes

Editing Resu​mes & Work Samples
Mariko Masuka (Principal, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects) offers individual critiques of student resumes and work samples.
Download Editing Resumes & Work Samples

Editing Your Portfolio
Graphic designer Luke Bulman leads weekly workshops and two separate one day long workshops to review and critique student portfolios.


Panels & Discussions

Career Services Overview
A discussion led​ by Bimal Mendis on YSOA’s Career Services and schedule for the semester.

Employment Strategy & Opportunities
A discussion led by Phil Bernstein on employment opportunities in today’s Market.
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Salary Negotiation Workshop
A discussion led by Nancy Alexander and Phil Bernstein on salary negotiation.
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Perspectives on Practice I
Recent YSOA graduates, 5 - 10 years out, discuss their career trajectories.

Perspectives on Practice II
Recent Yale College graduates, 5 - 10 years out, discuss their career trajectories. This event is geared towards undergraduates in the architecture major.

Perspectives on Academia
Recent graduates, 5 - 10 years out, discuss their academic careers.

Global Practices
An online conversation with graduates working regionally and abroad.

Undergraduate Resources

Yale Undergraduate Career Services, through the University, offers career services and counseling targeted to undergraduates. However, while YSOA career resources are targeted to Graduate Student development, these resources and events are open to Undergraduate Architecture Majors. For more information, please visit Yale College Career Services


Career Development Team



Bimal Mendis
Assistant Dean

Phil Bernstein

Rosalie Bernardi

(On Leave June 16, 2017 - August 14, 2017)
Senior Administrative Assistant for Career Development & Undergraduate Studies


Meghan Royster
Student Career Assistant