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

Art Department

Visiting Lecturer in Photography

The Art Department invites applications for a Visiting Lecturer in Photography position. This position has a flexible start date during the 2022/2023 academic year.   more »


Art Department

Assistant Professor (tenure-track)- History of the Arts and Visual Cultures of East Asia

The Art Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position with a specialization in History of the Arts and Visual Cultures of East Asia, beginning July 1, 2022.  more »


Art Department / Environmental Studies Program

Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor (tenured) at the intersection of Architectural Design and Environmental Studies

The Art Department/Environmental Studies program invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor (tenured) at the intersection of Architectural Design and Environmental Studies position, beginning July 1, 2022.  more »


Computer Science Department

Assistant Professor and Open Rank Positions in Computer Science

The Computer Science Department invites applications for Assistant Professor and Open Rank Positions in Computer Science, beginning July 1, 2022.  more »


Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowships

Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowships

Williams College (multiple academic units) invites applications for two Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowship positions, beginning in the fall of 2022.  more »


Geosciences

Assistant Professor of Petrology and Mineralogy

The Geosciences Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Petrology and Mineralogy position, beginning July 1, 2022.  more »


Mathematics and Statistics Department

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

The Mathematics and Statistics Department invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics position, beginning in the fall of 2022.   more »


Music Department

Artist in Residence and Lecturer in Choral/Vocal activities

The Music Department invites applications for an Artist in Residence and Lecturer in Choral/Vocal activities position, beginning in the fall of 2022.  more »


Philosophy Department

Two-Year Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

The Philosophy Department invites applications for a Two-Year Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy position, beginning July 1, 2022.  more »


Romance Languages Department

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of French

The Romance Languages Department invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of French position, beginning on July 1, 2022.  more »