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Yale Child Study Center Job & Trainee Opportunities: May 2024

May 13, 2024

The Yale Child Study Center (YCSC), which serves as the child psychiatry department at the Yale School of Medicine (YSM), offers a variety of opportunities for talented individuals seeking to improve and impact the lives of children and families through research, service, training, and more.

Several excellent benefits and rewards packages are offered for YSM faculty and staff, and current openings are listed below. To receive monthly updates on opportunities to join YCSC in your inbox, be sure to subscribe to YCSC Connections.

Faculty positions

Staff positions

Trainee positions

Several open postgraduate and postdoctoral positions are now available for review on Yale’s Office for Postdoctoral Affairs website, including:

The department of child psychiatry for YSM and Yale New Haven Hospital, the YCSC is also a center for basic neurodevelopment research on the earliest neurodevelopment and behavioral problems troubling children. The mission of the center is to improve the mental health of children and families, advance understanding of their psychological and developmental needs, and treat and prevent childhood mental illness through the integration of research, clinical practice, and professional training.

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from sex discrimination in educational programs and activities at institutions that receive federal financial assistance. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the University’s Title IX Coordinator, at, or to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 8th Floor, Five Post Office Square, Boston MA 02109-3921. Telephone: 617.289.0111, Fax: 617.289.0150, TDD: 800.877.8339, or email

Submitted by Crista Marchesseault on May 10, 2024