About the Faculty of Arts and Sciences

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) comprises the some 50 departments and programs that provide instruction to the students of Yale College and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, including their ladder, instructional, and research faculty members. The FAS spans four broad intellectual areas, represented by the divisions of Humanities, Social Science, and Science, and the School of Engineering & Applied Science.


FASTAP 2016 Tenure Track Timeline
October 2, 2017
This quick guide explains the transition from FASTAP 2007 to FASTAP 2016 and provides helpful context and resources.
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February 15, 2018
Five Yale faculty members are among 126 U.S. and Canadian researchers who were awarded a $65,000 Sloan Research Fellowship to advance their work.
February 13, 2018
A Yale-led team has found a sort of master switching network of proteins crucial to sustain cell growth — process that human cancer often relies on.
February 12, 2018
Mikhail, a renowned scholar of Middle East and Muslim history, was given the 2018 Anneliese Maier Research Award given by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.