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
- Francine Prose's Literary Pop Quiz for Valentine's Day appeared in New York Times on 02-07-2016
A Debut for Professor Dawn Upshawappeared in New York Times on 02-07-2016
- Professor Sean McMeekin's Ottoman Endgame Wins Arthur Goodzeit Book Award for Military History appeared in NYMAS on 02-05-2016
- Q&A with Professor Luc Sante appeared in Metropolis on 02-04-2016
Recent News and Notes
Musician and composer Erica Lindsay is an artist in residence at Bard College. She received her B.A. from New York University and has been on the faculty since 2001. Lindsay plays the tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, and flute. She has played at prominent jazz festivals in Europe, Asia, and the United States, and in major venues including Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, Sweet Basil's, The Bottom Line, Merkin Hall, and the Knitting Factory. Lindsay has composed and arranged for Hamburg Radio Big Band, Unique Munich Saxophone Choir, and Melba Liston & Co.More >>