Welcome! The Yale Women Faculty Forum (WFF) was established in 2001 during Yale’s Tercentennial year to highlight the importance of women faculty at the University and foster gender equity through policy initiatives, research, and innovative programs. Rotating images are: Opening Reception, Women’s Table, and portrait of Yale’s First Women Ph.D.’s by Brenda Zlamany. 


Rena Seltzer, academic coach
Friday, September 8, 2017
As part of our efforts to support women faculty at Yale, The WFF is again sponsoring a mentorship program piloted by former WFF Chair Priya Natarajan in 2012. This program...
Monday, April 17, 2017
The WFF was pleased to host a Conversation with Mary Beard on Monday April 17th, 7pm.   Mary Beard has taught at the University of Cambridge since 1984, where she is...
Otelia Cromwell
Thursday, December 15, 2016
The Yale Women Faculty Forum (WFF) has commissioned a portrait to honor Otelia Cromwell, the first African-American woman to receive a PhD from Yale University (1926). The...

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The Yale Women Faculty Forum
205 Whitney Avenue, room 301B
New Haven, CT 06511

Phone: 203-432-2372

Email: wff@yale.edu
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