George Levesque

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Associate Dean, Yale College; Dean of Academic Programs, Yale College; Director of Undergrad Studies, FAS College Seminars and Freshman Seminars; Lecturer in History
SSS 110
Fields of interest: 

U.S.: History of religious thought in America; History of education & American colleges and universities


George Levesque, Ph.D. (Columbia), is Associate Dean of Yale College and Dean of Academic Programs. He oversees the Freshman Seminar Program and the Residential College Seminar Program, and he serves as the Dean’s Designee on faculty standing and ad hoc committees, including: Course of Study Committee; Committee on Teaching and Learning; Committee on Advising, Placement, and Enrollment; Education Studies Advisory Committee; Language Study Committee; Freshman Orientation Committee; Learning Management System Committee; University Calendar Committee; the Committee on Teaching in the Residential Colleges; the ROTC Advisory Committee; and the Yale College Steering Committee. He also serves as the Graduate Secretary for Yale’s chapter (Alpha of Connecticut) of Phi Beta Kappa.

Dean Levesque teaches courses on religious thought in America and the history of American colleges and universities. His research focuses on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century intellectual and cultural history in the United States. Recent articles include “Elisha Williams” in the Dictionary of Early American Philosophers.