Dean of the College

Program Directors

Contact Us

Laurie Nash 
Executive Assistant to the Dean
Phone: 845.758.7439
Fax: 845.758.7046
E-mail: nash@bard.edu

Rachel Price
Assistant to the Dean
Phone: 845.758.7421
E-mail: doc@bard.edu

Location: Ludlow & Willink, 
2nd floor
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Academic Calendar

Upcoming Dates


Thursday, August 25, 2016 – Friday, August 26, 2016

Matriculation Days

Advising and Registration for New First-Year and Transfer Students Saturday, August 27, 2016

Arrival Day for All Returning Students

Check-in and Financial Clearance for all Returning Students Monday, August 29, 2016

First Day of Classes

Drop/Add Period Begins Wednesday, August 31, 2016

First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

Fall 2016

 *click the program for draft two-year plans

Division Program  Director Faculty AdministrativeSupport
Arts
Chair: Maria Simpson
Art History Julia Rosenbaum  Jeanette McDonald, x.7158
Dance Maria Simpson Jennifer Lown, x.7970
Film & Electronic Arts Jacqueline Goss Ruthie Turk, x. 7253
Music James Bagwell James Mongan, x.7250
Photography Stephen Shore  Jeanette McDonald, x.7158
Studio Arts Ellen Driscoll  TBA, x.7674
Theater Gideon Lester Jennifer Lown, x.7970
Languages and Literature
Chair: Nicole Caso
Foreign Languages, Cultures, & Literatures Melanie Nicholson, Director
Stephanie Kufner, Coordinator
Kimberly Bail, x.7017
Literature Cole Heinowitz  Lory Gray, x.7860
Written Arts Dinaw Mengestu Micaela Morrissette, x.7054
Science, Mathematics, and Computing
Chair: Michael Tibbetts
Biology Brooke Jude Megan Karcher, x.2340
Chemistry Emily McLaughlin
Computer Science Keith O'Hara
Mathematics John Cullinan
Physics Matthew Deady
Psychology Kristin Lane
Social Studies
Chair: Greg Moynahan
Anthropology Laura Kunreuther Melissa Germano, x.7667
Economics Pavlina Tcherneva   Leslie Clockel, x.7832
Economics & Finance Pavlina Tcherneva
Historical Studies Cecile Kuznitz Melissa Germano, x.7667
Philosophy Daniel Berthold Leslie Clockel, x.7832
Political Studies Omar Encarnación
Religion Bruce Chilton (16-17)
Richard Davis (Sabb F16)
Sociology Yuval Elmelech Melissa Germano, x.7667
Interdivisional Programs
Directors
American Studies Alex Benson
Christian Crouch (LOA F16, Sabb S17)
Leslie Clockel, x.7832
Melissa Germano, x.7667
Asian Studies Robert Culp
Richard Davis (Sabb F16)
Kimberly Bail, x.7017
Classical Studies Jamie Romm 
Environmental & Urban Studies Michele Dominy Thomas O’Dowd, EUS Executive Administrator, x. 4852
French Studies Marina van Zuylen Kimberly Bail, x.7017
German Studies Thomas Wild
Globalization & International Studies Jonathan Becker, Co-director
Michelle Murray, Co-director
Lisa Whalen, x.7816
Human Rights Thomas Keenan  Danielle Riou, x.7127
Italian Studies Franco Baldasso Kimberly Bail, x.7017
Russian & Eurasian Studies Olga Voronina 
Spanish Studies Nicole Caso
Interdivisional Concentrations
Coordinators
Africana Studies Susan Aberth Kimberly Bail, x.7017
Melissa Germano, x.7667
Experimental Humanities Maria Cecire Lory Gray, x.7860
Gender & Sexuality Studies Robert Weston Leslie Clockel, x.7832
Melissa Germano, x.7667
Irish/Celtic Studies Deirdre d’Albertis Lory Gray, x.7860
Jewish Studies Cecile Kuznitz Kimberly Bail, x.7017
Latin American & Iberian Studies Nicole Caso
Medieval Studies Karen Sullivan  Lory Gray, x.7860
Middle Eastern Studies Dina Ramadan Melissa Germano, x.7667
Mind, Brain & Behavior Sven Anderson Megan Karcher, x.2340
Science, Technology & Society Gregory Moynahan, co-coordinator
Peter Skiff, co-coordinator
Megan Karcher, x.2340
Theology Bruce Chilton, co-coordinator
Nicole Caso, co-coordinator
Susan Aberth, co-coordinator
Lory Gray, x.7860
Victorian Studies Stephen Graham
Non-Divisional
Arendt Center Roger Berkowitz, Co-director
Jeff Katz, Co-director
Tina Stanton, x.7878
Bard Prison Initiative Max Kenner Linda Steubesand, x.7308
Citizen Science Amy Savage Betsy Hoffman, x. 7490
First-Year Seminar Richard Aldous, co-director
Karen Sullivan, co-director
Language and Thinking Matt Longabucco Rebecca Smylie, x.7141
Posse Janet Stetson, Liaison stetson@bard.edu, x. 7606