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.

  • 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 »
  • Diane Belcher Receives JSLW 2014 Best Article AwardApplied Linguistics and ESL Chair and Professor Diane Belcher has received the Journal of Second Language Writing’s (JSLW) Best Article Award for her article, “What We Need and Don’t Need Intercultural Rhetoric For: A Retrospective and Prospective Look at an Evolving Research Area.” JSLW is an international, peer-reviewed academic journal that features content on second… more »