Bard’s extraordinary faculty are dedicated to the philosophy of teaching. Today and throughout Bard’s history, members of the faculty have effected change in medicine, the arts and letters, international affairs, journalism, scientific research, and education, among other endeavors. These distinguished scholars are advisers as well as instructors: Bard has no graduate teaching assistants. And the average class size of 17 allows for intimate discussions and one-on-one interaction.
Faculty In the Press
- For LGBTQ Students, Safety Is "Not Enough," Says Bard MAT Professor Michael Sadowski appeared in NPR on 07-21-2016
- Wyatt Mason’s Letter of Recommendation: Audiobooks Read by the Author appeared in New York Times Magazine on 07-17-2016
- A Coup in Facetime: Professor Sean McMeekin on Turkey appeared in American Interest on 07-16-2016
- Are We Ready for the Next Recession? Professor Pavlina Tcherneva on Policies to Keep Unemployment Down appeared in New York Times on 07-11-2016
Recent News and Notes
Robert Kelly is Asher B. Edelman Professor of Literature and codirector of the Written Arts Program at Bard College. He has been on the Bard faculty since 1961, founding the Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts writing program in 1980. He is the author of more than 50 books of poetry, and his numerous grants and awards include recognition from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters.