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 (2015-16)

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 (2015-16)

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.


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