About the Faculty of Arts and Sciences


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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.

News

May 11, 2021
Eight members of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) have recently been named to endowed professorships by vote of Yale’s Board of Trustees. Their number includes newly-...
May 11, 2021
With deep sadness we share the news that Professor Nuno Monteiro, associate professor of political science at Yale and former director of International Security Studies (ISS...
May 10, 2021
Francesco Casetti has been appointed the Sterling Professor of Humanities and Film and Media Studies, effective April 17.
May 10, 2021
Martin Hägglund has been appointed the Birgit Baldwin Professor of Comparative Literature and Humanities, effective April 17.
May 10, 2021
Sarbani Basu has been appointed the William K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Astronomy, effective April 17.
May 10, 2021
Matthew Frye Jacobson, who studies race in America, has been appointed the Sterling Professor of American Studies and History, effective April 17.
May 10, 2021
Alan Mikhail, an authority on Middle Eastern history, has been appointed the Chace Family Professor of History, effective April 17.

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