Graduate Student Employment

Every fall, Yale Forests hires YSE students into a number of positions. This year, Yale Forests team includes the following: 

Assistant Forest Managers 

The Assistant Forest Managers assist the School Forests Manager with management and administrative activities during the academic year. These activities include overseeing timber harvests, finalizing silvicultural prescriptions, communications and outreach, record keeping, assisting with the annual sustainable forestry audit, and special projects at the Yale School Forests.

Postgraduate Employment

Yale Forests offer postgraduate associate positions for individuals who have recently graduated with their masters.  These positions include the Forest Manager and other positions depending on funding availability. Positions are one year in length with the possibility for a one year extension.

Forest Manager

Current Forest Manager is Grace Bachmann.

Research and Extension Postgraduate Associate

Current Postgraduate Associate is Shaylyn Austin.