Faculty

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

    One-year Visiting Position in Asian American Studies
    The Program in American Studies at Williams College invites applications for a one-year position in Asian American Studies.
  • Anthropology & Sociology

    Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Sociology (beginning July 2018)
    The Department of Anthropology and Sociology invites applications for the position as a regular (tenure-track) assistant professor in sociology beginning July 1, 2018.
  • Athletics and Physical Education

    Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Women’s Tennis
    Williams College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Women’s Tennis. The appointment will begin as a three-year renewable appointment in the academic year 2017-2018.
  • Athletics and Physical Education

    Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Men’s Crew
    Williams College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Head Coach of Men’s Crew.
  • Classics

    Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Classics
    The Department of Classics at Williams College invites applications for a tenure-track position with an emphasis on Greek drama .