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
- Professor Larry Fink's Stunning Photos of the Women's March on Washington in Vanity Fair appeared in Vanity Fair on 02-15-2017
- Professor Joseph Luzzi Asks Why Great Critics Make Disastrous Judgments appeared in Chronicle of Higher Education on 02-13-2017
- Bard Professor Bruce Robertson: Climate Change and Fishing Lay "Ecological Trap" for African Penguins appeared in Carbon Brief on 02-13-2017
- President Botstein in the New York Times: American Universities Must Take a Stand appeared in New York Times on 02-10-2017
Recent News and Notes
Video artist Peggy Ahwesh, professor of film and electronic arts, has been on the Bard faculty since 1990. Her teaching interests include experimental media, history of the nonfiction film, and women in film. Her work has been screened at the Whitney Biennial, the New York Film Festival, and at festivals around the world. Many of her films are in the Museum of Modern Art’s permanent collection.More >>