Rebecca M. Heller

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law


Rebecca M. Heller is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. She graduated from Yale Law School in 2010 and received her B.A. from Dartmouth College. She founded and directs the International Refugee Assistance Project (formerly the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project) at Yale Law School, an organization that assists refugees in applying for resettlement from abroad and adjusting to life in the United States.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 2010

A.B., Dartmouth College, 2005

Courses Taught


  • International Refugee Assistance Project
  • Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project

Rebecca M. Heller is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. She graduated from Yale Law School in 2010 and received her B.A. from Dartmouth College. She founded and directs the International Refugee Assistance Project (formerly the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project) at Yale Law School, an organization that assists refugees in applying for resettlement from abroad and adjusting to life in the United States, and she launched subsequent chapters at U.C. Berkeley, Columbia, Stanford, and NYU Law Schools. Her student internships included working in the Immigration Unit of the New York Legal Aid Society and in the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.