Academic Partnerships

Academic Partnerships at Yahoo Labs maximizes the impact of Yahoo’s engagements with the global scientific community by building deep relationships with select academic research institutions and fostering collaborative research through dynamic programs.  The Academic Partnerships team positions Yahoo as one of the first companies that leading academics think of for new research collaborations, employment opportunities, and inspiring and entertaining online products.

For Faculty

Collaborate with Yahoo Labs via one of our programs.

For Students

Opportunities and resources for PhD students.

Our Team

Reach out to us with with questions or to learn more.


Yahoo Labs scientists and engineers host and participate in many research-related events to engage with the community.

Big Thinkers

Talks from some of the industry’s most renowned experts


We’re proud to participate in and sponsor many top-tier conferences


Information on talks from our research collaborators

All Events


The Yahoo Webscope Program is a reference library of interesting and scientifically useful datasets for non- commercial use by academics and other scientists.

All Datasets