The YCAA has initiated a number of activities to stimulate interactions and collaborations. These include:
- The YCAA Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship, established with support from the Provost’s office
- A weekly seminar series organized by YCAA postdocs, with guest speakers usually from outside Yale.
- Postdoctoral career development, via regular lunches hosted by the YCAA director for all astronomy and astrophysics postdocs
- Scientific workshops