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Fast Facts for Prospective Faculty

“In the gentle light of the Berkshire hills, Williams pursues a bold ambition: to provide the finest possible liberal arts education. If the goal is immodest, it is also bracing: elevating the sights and standards of every member of the community, encouraging them to keep faith… Continue reading »

NCFDD-National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

Williams is an Institutional Member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD), a nationally recognized, independent organization that provides online career development and mentoring resources for faculty, postdocs, and graduate students. As a member of NCFDD, our faculty have access… Continue reading »

Supplemental Funding Request Form

As described in the Faculty Handbook (Section II.O), faculty members at Williams are provided with modest research and travel allowances on an annual basis. In addition, a number of fellowship and grant competitions provide opportunities for more substantial awards, and some departments and programs have funds… Continue reading »

Spending Policy for Faculty using College Funds

Detailed travel and business expense guidelines can be found on the controller’s office website.  Faculty members often have questions not specifically covered by those quidelines, so this page is meant to provide a supplemental overview and summary of spending policies as they apply to research and… Continue reading »