Our President

President Biddy Martin
President Biddy Martin
Welcome to the Amherst College website. Amherst is a beautiful liberal arts college in Western Massachusetts, dedicated to the best possible education for a talented and diverse student body. Our faculty combine their commitment to teaching with cutting-edge research and scholarship. They involve students in the work of inquiry and discovery.

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—Biddy Martin


Biddy Martin

Get to Know Biddy

Read an Amherst magazine interview, “A Conversation with the 19th President.”