Faculty Excellence and Diversity Initiative: Update

In November 2015, President Peter Salovey and Provost Ben Polak announced that Yale would contribute more than $50 million in resources to build on the excellence and diversity of our faculty, university-wide. Annual updates on the efforts made under this initiative will be posted here.

Date Topic
December 10, 2019 Update on the initiative and an announcement of its extension in President Salovey’s Fall 2019 Academic Priorities Update
October 3, 2018

2017-18 update on the efforts underway from the November 2015 launch of the initiative through the end of the 2017-18 academic year.

2018-19  Visiting Presidential Professors

October 11, 2017

2016-17 update on the efforts underway from the November 2015 launch of the initiative through the end of the 2016-17 academic year.

2017-18  Visiting Presidential Professors

August 31, 2016

2015-16 update .

2016-17  Visiting Presidential Professors