Career Development

President Peter Salovey standing in his office
Helping you grow your career

In 34 years here, I have worn many “hats”—graduate student, faculty member, department chair, dean, provost…now president. I encourage you to do the same in your careers. Yale is a place to grow and thrive. Reach for that next challenge, and see where it leads.

Peter Salovey, President

There are many ways to grow your career: by networking with colleagues, through career conversations with a career coach or mentor, and by attending classes to expand your knowledge. Take a look at the resources below to learn how to grow in a way that’s best for you.

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We offer a wealth of support and tools to help you learn and grow at Yale including career development courses, career coaching, mentoring, individual development planning, assessments, and more.

Engaged audience at a career development workshop

Take advantage of an array of learning, enrichment, and networking/career support opportunities that the university provides to help staff members manage their careers.

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Yale’s performance management process builds on a framework of providing meaningful feedback and ongoing coaching. View training opportunities and resources including forms, guides, and samples.