Faculty Positions

Williams College has one of the lowest student to faculty ratios in the country.

barrowsThe members of Williams College’s accomplished and diverse faculty are strongly committed to original research and artistic creation and to teaching undergraduates from a rich variety of backgrounds and experiences. They contribute to a vibrant liberal arts environment that values collegial exchange, interdisciplinary work, and pedagogical innovation. The Williams faculty is exceptionally large for a college of its size, producing one of the lowest student / faculty ratios in the country.

In accordance with its stated commitment to building and sustaining an intellectual culture in which all faculty, students and staff can thrive, the college appoints its outstanding scholars, artists, and teachers from broad, inclusive pools of candidates, and supports the work of new and continuing faculty through a range of programs and initiatives.

Open Faculty Positions

American Studies Program

Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow

The American Studies Program invites applications for a Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow position, beginning on January 1, 2022.   more »


Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation

Visiting Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Men’s Soccer Williams College invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Men’s Soccer. This is a full-time visiting faculty position with an initial appointment for the fall and spring semesters of the 2021-2022 academic year, and … Continue reading "Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation"  more »


English Department

Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow

The English Department invites applications for a Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow position, beginning on January 1, 2022.   more »


History Department

Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow

The History Department invites applications for a Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow position, beginning on January 1, 2022.   more »


History Department

Assistant Professor in Medieval European History

The History Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Medieval European History position, beginning on July 1, 2022.   more »


Philosophy Department

Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow

The Philosophy Department invites applications for a Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow position, beginning on January 1, 2022.   more »


Psychology Department

Tenure-Track position in Clinical Psychology

The Psychology Department invites applications for a tenure-track position in Clinical Psychology, beginning on July 1, 2022.   more »


Williams-Mystic Program

Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow

The Williams-Mystic Program invites applications for a Mellon Just Futures Grant ~ Two-Year Visiting Faculty Fellow position, beginning on January 1, 2022.   more »