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 (2017-2018)

We are excited to announce the new FAS ladder faculty that will be joining us for the 2017-2018 year. View the poster with photographs HERE along with a list of faculty biographies for those members who are joining us in 2017.

New FAS Faculty (2016-2017)

We are excited to announce the new FAS ladder faculty that will be joining us for the 2016-2017 year. View the poster with photographs HERE for those members who are joining us in 2016.

Information Concerning Activism and Advocacy

In response to Yale community members’ inquiries regarding how they may engage in activism and advocacy on current issues within the context of their Yale affiliation, the University has posted information on the relevant policies and guidelines HERE.

News

A schematic drawing of a superconducting qubit coupled to phonons inside a sapphire crystal. Inset shows the energy spectrum of phonons measured using the qubit.
September 21, 2017
Yale scientists have created a device that uses sound waves to store quantum information and convert it from one form to another, inside a single chip.
Four new faculty members in the History Department
September 20, 2017
Meet the four new full-time faculty members: Deborah Coen, Samuel Moyn, Sergei Antonov, and Carolyn Roberts.
The Milky Way
September 20, 2017
New research indicates that the Milky Way’s satellite galaxies are much more tranquil than other systems of comparable luminosity and environment.