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.


October 21, 2016
“Hamilton’s America,” a documentary film that explores the making of the critically acclaimed play “Hamilton,” and the history behind it will debut on THIRTEEN’s “Great...
October 20, 2016
Nakadai Tatsuya, who is regarded as one of Japan’s greatest actors, will visit Yale to screen and discuss two of his films.
October 19, 2016
A molecule that transports oxygen in blood could be key to developing the next generation of batteries, and in a way that’s environmentally friendly.