Faculty Development Opportunities

The Dean of Faculty office supports the professional development of all Hamilton’s faculty members—visiting, term, tenure-track, and tenured.

Development Awards

See details about awards and grants supported by the Dean of Faculty Office for course and career development.

Information for Department Chairs

View resources for department chairs, including: the Chair Guidebook, Information for New Department Chairs, Annual Review Process and Recruiting.

Information for New Faculty

Each year, approximately 30 newcomers join the faculty. We've compiled a guide for new faculty members that contains everything from how to access class lists and submit grades to advising resources and academic support services for students, to teaching and research support for faculty.

Academic Freedom and Freedom of Expression at Hamilton College

Hamilton College commits to the protection of the pillars of academic freedom: scholars’ and creative artists’ freedom to carry out research and creative work according to their own lights and then to publish, perform, and exhibit their work without undue infringement.

Information for Retired or Retiring Faculty

The Dean of Faculty is prepared to assist as faculty members make the transition from distinguished careers as teachers, scholars, mentors, and academic leaders.

Academic Support Offices

Reporting to the Dean are academic support services, Athletics, Institutional Research and Assessment, Off-Campus Study, Opportunity Programs, the Registrar and the Wellin Museum.

Research Support

Find out about faculty grant and research opportunities and access forms, guidelines and resources.


Office of the Dean of Faculty

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