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.

  • History Professor’s Documentary of Jamaican Heroine to Premiere at UNAs a child, history Assistant Professor Harcourt Fuller was always intrigued by stories of his Jamaican ancestors, collectively called the Maroons. His favorite: the story of Queen Nanny, a national Jamaican heroine known for leading the Maroons in their military victory over Great Britain during the 18th century. Now, Fuller is sharing Queen Nanny’s story… more »
  • Biology Chair Named Regents’ ProfessorBiology Chair Yi Pan has been appointed as a Regents’ Professor by the University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents. Regents’ Professorships are awarded to faculty whose achievements and work have been recognized both nationally and internationally. Georgia State University faculty who receive this honor must hold the rank of professor. Pan is a professor… more »