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.

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FASTAP 2016 Tenure Track Timeline
October 2, 2017
History The original Faculty of Arts and Sciences Tenure and Appointments Policy went into effect in 2007, creating a genuine tenure track for the first time in Yale’s...
Data Science Workshop on Computational Social Science
October 17, 2017
The conference will examine a range of topics related to computational data analysis, from how languages spread to ways of improving the value of crowdsourcing.
October 17, 2017
The Women Faculty Forum is a combination of a unit of the Office of the Provost, an academic department, and an affinity center.