Faculty of Arts and Sciences

About the FAS Dean’s Office

Welcome to the website of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. To learn more about the Dean—and for a directory of office staff and contact information—click on the FAS Dean’s Office tab above. Also above you will find links to a listing of all FAS departments and programs; selected resources for FAS faculty including the Yale Faculty Handbook; and information on recent news and upcoming events.

New FAS Faculty (2016-2017)

We are excited to announce the new FAS faculty that will be joining us for the 2016-2017 term. View the announcement page HERE along with a Faculty Map that includes photos and links to biographies for those members who will be joining us Fall 2016.

New FAS Faculty (2015-2016)

Brief biographies and photos of the 2015-16 cohort of new FAS faculty can be found HERE.  Dean Gendler hopes that this information will help to acquaint FAS faculty with their new colleagues. Biographies of the 2014-2015 cohort can be found HERE.

FAS Senate (2015-2016)

The 22 member elected Senate represents faculty from all ranks and divisions within the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Yale. The FAS Senate webpage can be found HERE.


September 16, 2016
Louise Glück, acclaimed poet and the Rosencrantz Writer in Residence at Yale, and award-winning author and biographer Ron Chernow ’70, are among the 12 distinguished...
September 15, 2016
Last Monday 83 teachers and counselors from around the world received the news that they have been recognized with a Yale Educator Award, an honor given by the Yale Office of...
September 14, 2016
A fall installation on the theme “American History Revisited” brings together paintings, sculptures, and photographers by several contemporary artists who reflect on American...