FAS Steering Committee

Purpose

The Steering Committee of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences advises the Executive and Expanded Executive Committees on matters of policy in regards to the future of the FAS. 

The Steering Committee is chaired by the Dean of the FAS and includes the Deans of Yale College, the Graduate School, and the School of Engineering & Applied Science as well as other members who are invited by the Dean as voting or non-voting attendees.

Committee Membership for 2022-23

Tamar Szabó Gendler | Committee Chair; Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Vincent J. Scully Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Science

Alexandra Apolloni | Assistant Dean for Faculty Development and Outreach Development, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Robert Burger | Sr. Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Margaret Clark | Dean of Academic Affairs, Faculty of Arts and Sciences; John M. Musser Professor of Psychology

Lynn Cooley | Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; C. N. H. Long Professor of Genetics and Professor of Cell Biology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Larry Gladney | FAS Dean of Science; Phyllis A. Wallace Dean of Diversity and Faculty Development, Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Physics

Pericles Lewis | Dean of Yale College; Douglas Tracy Smith Professor of Comparative Literature and Professor of English

Kathryn Lofton | FAS Dean of Humanities; Lex Hixon Professor of Religious Studies, of American Studies and of History and Divinity

John Mangan | Sr. Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Dean of Faculty Affairs

Kenneth Scheve | FAS Dean of Social Science; Dean Acheson Professor of Political Science and Global Affairs

Peter Schiffer | Director for Strategic Projects, FAS Dean’s Office; Frederick W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Physics

Pamela Schirmeister | Sr. Associate Dean and Dean of Strategic Initiatives for The Graduate School; Dean of Undergraduate Education at Yale College

Anne Shutkin | Chief of Staff, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Jason Zentz | Assistant Dean of Academic and Faculty Affairs, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Past Committee Membership

2021-22 FAS Steering Committee

2020-21 FAS Steering Committee

2019-20 FAS Steering Committee

2018-19 FAS Steering Committee

2017-18 FAS Steering Committee

2016-17 FAS Steering Committee

2015-16 FAS Steering Committee