Summer Experiences 2021

In accordance with university, state, and national COVID-19 policies and protocols, YSE students were able to once again commence with on-ground, hybrid, and remote research projects, entrepreneurial endeavors, and traditional work opportunities with host organizations around the world for the summer period.

Check out the map below to see where YSE students are right now!


YSE Summer Experiences by Degree Designation, 2021


Master of Environmental Management
Specialization: Business and the Environment
Allbirds, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Capitals Coalition, Business and the Environment Researcher
Center for Business and the Environment (Yale University), Business and the Environment Fellow
Citizens Bank, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
City of New Haven, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Fellow
Colgate-Palmolive, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Con Edison, Energy and the Environment Intern
Google, Business and the Environment Specialist
Guidewire Software, Business and the Environment Analyst
Hannon Armstrong, Environmental Investing Intern
International Paper, Corporate Sustainability Intern
Just Salad, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Lumentum, Industrial Ecology Intern
Micron Technology, Corporate Sustainability Intern
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Energy and the Environment Associate
Nomura Greentech, Environmental Investing Associate
OnePointFive, Corporate Sustainability Consultant (X2)
PopSockets, Corporate Sustainability Intern
Portland General Electric, Energy and the Environment Intern
School of Management (Yale University), Information Systems/G.I.S. Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Food and Agriculture Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Global Climate Change Science and Policy Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Industrial Ecology Researcher
Sodexo, Corporate Sustainability Intern
Subaru of America, Inc., Business and the Environment Specialist
Tesla, Inc., Energy and the Environment Intern
The Vegetarian Butcher, Waste Management Intern
World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Business and the Environment Intern (X4)
World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Environmental Investing Intern
World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Global Climate Change Science and Policy Intern
World Resources Institute, Business and the Environment Intern
World Resources Institute, Water Resource Management Intern
Specialization: Climate Change Science and Solutions
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Intern
CitySeed, Food and Agriculture Fellow
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Environmental Economics Intern
French Embassy to the United States, Food and Agriculture Intern
Nomura Greentech, Environmental Investing Associate
Office of the Auditor General of Canada, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Intern
The Years Project, Media and Communication Intern
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
Warburg Pincus, Environmental Investing Fellow
World Resources Institute, Business and the Environment Intern
World Resources Institute, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
Specialization: Ecosystem Management and Conservation
12Tree, Food and Agriculture Intern
American Farmland Trust, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Intern
Conservation Law Foundation, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative (Yale University), Forestry Researcher
Floating e.V., Water Resource Management Fellow
Footprints Africa, Environmental Economics Intern
Mesa Foods, Food and Agriculture Founder
National Forest Foundation, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Fellow
National Parks Conservation Association, Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Intern
School of the Environment (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Food and Agriculture Researcher
The Nature Conservancy, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Fellow
Trust for Public Land, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Intern
Ucross High Plains Stewardship Initiative (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Fellow
Ucross High Plains Stewardship Initiative (Yale University), Land Management and Land-Use Planning Fellow
United States Department of State, Global Climate Change Science and Policy Intern
Urban Resources Initiative (Yale University), Urban Ecology Intern
Specialization: Energy and the Environment
BlueHub Energy, Energy and the Environment Intern
City of New Haven, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Fellow
City of Seattle, Energy and the Environment Fellow
Con Edison, Energy and the Environment Intern
Concentrix, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Environmental Law and Policy Associate
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Environmental Economics Intern
Hannon Armstrong, Environmental Investing Intern
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Energy and the Environment Associate
Plankton Energy, Energy and the Environment Associate
Portland General Electric, Energy and the Environment Intern
Rockefeller Foundation, Energy and the Environment Intern
Spring Lane Capital, Environmental Investing Associate
Tesla, Inc., Energy and the Environment Intern
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Energy and the Environment Intern
UPROSE, Environmental Justice Fellow
Warburg Pincus, Environmental Investing Fellow
Wayfair, Business and the Environment Fellow
World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Business and the Environment Intern
Specialization: Environmental Policy Analysis
Anthropocene Alliance, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Researcher
Center for Business and the Environment (Yale University), Energy and the Environment Fellow
CitySeed, Food and Agriculture Fellow
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Waste Management Associate
Dakshin Foundation, Environmental Education and Training  Intern
Google, Business and the Environment Specialist
Hill Country Alliance, Water Resource Management Researcher
Maine Governor's Office, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Intern
Malama Maunalua, Coastal and Watershed Systems Researcher
New York State Energy Research and Development, Energy and the Environment Associate
Oregon Wild, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
Partnership on Rangeland Planning and Forest Conservation, Information Systems/G.I.S. Researcher
Plankton Energy, Energy and the Environment Associate
School of the Environment (Yale University), Global Climate Change Science and Policy Researcher
United Nations Development Program, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
United States Agency for International Development, Food and Agriculture Intern
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
UPROSE, Environmental Justice Fellow
White House Council on Environmental Quality, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
World Resources Institute, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
World Resources Institute, Water Resource Management Intern
Specialization: Industrial Ecology and Green Chemistry
Concentrix, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Google, Corporate Sustainability Fellow
Lumentum, Industrial Ecology Intern
OnePointFive, Corporate Sustainability Consultant
School of Management (Yale University), Information Systems/G.I.S. Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Industrial Ecology Researcher
The Recycling Partnership, Waste Management Manager
The Vegetarian Butcher, Waste Management Intern
Specialization: People, Equity, and the Environment
Dakshin Foundation, Environmental Education and Training  Intern
Lyme Timber, Carbon and Forest Finance Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Environmental Justice Researcher
Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger, Environmental Law and Policy Associate
The Nature Conservancy, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Fellow
United States Department of State, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Intern
United States Forest Service, Green Design and the Built Environment Researcher
Specialization: Self Design
Brattleboro Planning Department, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Intern
Massachusetts Land Court, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Intern
Micron Technology, Corporate Sustainability Intern
Pepsico, Food and Agriculture Intern
Rockefeller Foundation, Energy and the Environment Intern
Urban Resources Initiative (Yale University), Environmental Education and Training Intern
Specialization: Urban
City of Dallas, Energy and the Environment Fellow
City of New Haven, Urban and Regional Planning Fellow
Clean Water Action, Environmental Justice Fellow
Maine Governor's Office, Environmental Law and Policy Intern
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Green Design and the Built Environment Intern
Urban Resources Initiative (Yale University), Environmental Education and Training Intern
Specialization: Water Resource Science and Management
Council for Watershed Health, Water Resource Management Intern
Hill Country Alliance, Water Resource Management Researcher
National Parks Service, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Intern
Partnership on Rangeland Planning and Forest Conservation, Information Systems/G.I.S. Researcher
PopSockets, Corporate Sustainability Intern
Restore America's Estuaries, Water Resource Management Fellow
Stockholm Environment Institute, Water Resource Management Intern
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Water Resource Management Intern

Master of Environmental Science
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, Global Climate Change Science and Policy Intern
Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering (Yale University), Industrial Ecology Researcher
Clean Energy Ventures, Environmental Investing Intern
Peabody Museum of Natural History (Yale University), Environmental Education and Training Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Coastal and Watershed Systems Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher (X8)
School of the Environment (Yale University), Environmental Health Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Environmental Law and Policy Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Food and Agriculture Researcher (X2)
School of the Environment (Yale University), Social Ecology Researcher (X3)
Wildlife Institute of India, Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher

Master of Forestry
The Forest School (Yale University), Forestry Apprentice (X5)
The Nature Conservancy, Land Management and Land-Use Planning Fellow
Urban Resources Initiative (Yale University), Forestry Intern
Urban Resources Initiative (Yale University), Urban Ecology Intern

Master of Forestry Science
Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Ecosystem and Wildlife Conservation Researcher
School of the Environment (Yale University), Forestry Researcher (X2)

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