Faculty Recognition

The College of Arts and Sciences and Georgia State University award several honors to outstanding faculty members in a variety of areas. Our faculty also routinely receive awards and recognition from outside organizations.


College and University Awards

Georgia State University and the College of Arts and Sciences honor faculty annually for excellence in areas ranging from teaching and research to community service and commitment to diversity.


Faculty Awards Committee

The Faculty Awards Committee selects the recipients of all annual awards for the College of Arts and Sciences: the Outstanding Senior Faculty award, Outstanding Junior Faculty, Outstanding Teaching, and Outstanding Faculty Diversity.


External Fellowships & Awards

Our faculty members have been extremely successful in applying for research funding, even in a difficult economic climate. This is a list of major external awards for which our faculty have successfully applied.

  • Three Arts and Sciences Faculty Named Distinguished University ProfessorsThe College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce that three of its faculty members have been named Distinguished University Professors: Zhi-Ren Liu of Biology, Aimin Liu of Chemistry and Mark Stockman of Physics and Astronomy. Georgia State University began naming Distinguished University Professors in 2013 to honor faculty members who have consistently excelled… more »
  • Dean’s Early Career Award Winners AnnouncedThe College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce this year’s Dean’s Early Career Award winners: Assistant Professors Martin Norgaard of Music, Amelia Arsenault of Communication, Hao Xu of Chemistry and Kevin Swartout of Psychology. The Dean’s Early Career Awards provide research funding to rising faculty stars each year. The award helps the College… more »