Faculty Highlights

Kali Malham

Posted On January 4, 2018
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Kali Malham is an honors sophomore majoring in Neuroscience. She is interested in pursuing careers in Neurology, Neuropsychology, or Public Health. She began working as a University Assistant in Dr. Kim Huhman’s Laboratory in the Neuroscience Institute as a freshman, and she continued this research as a Brains and Behavior Fellow during the summer of… more »

Avneet Sethi

Posted On January 4, 2018
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As a sophomore at Georgia State University, Avneet Sethi is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Avneet was accepted as a Fellow in Rewriting the Code, which is an organization that connects women in CS with internship opportunities, career resources, mentors, and a community of inspiring women excelling in the field. The fellowship program… more »

Keren Antoine

Posted On January 4, 2018
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Keren Antoine is an Honors junior majoring in Biology. Her career goal is to practice pediatrics with a specialty in childhood developmental and behavioral disorders. She also desires to create nonprofit clinics in Haiti to help underrepresented children and to give back to the country that helped shape who she is today. During her spare… more »

Roseleen Almenord

Posted On January 4, 2018
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Roseleen Almenord is an Honors junior biology major and an NCR Scholar. Currently, she plans to pursue a career as a Pediatric Emergency Physician. To gain the necessary clinical experience, she has spent countless hours volunteering in the Emergency Room and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at WellStar Atlanta Medical Center. She has also shadowed… more »

Sociology Projected Schedule

Posted On December 4, 2017
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Course Name Spring 18 Summer 18 Fall 18 Spring 19 Summer 19 SOCI 1101 Intro to Sociology* ◼  ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 1160 Intro to Social Problems ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3010  Social Statistics* ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3020  Social Research Methods – CTW* ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3030 Sociological… more »

Arts & Sciences in the Media, June 2017

Posted On August 21, 2017
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Every month, our faculty members help shape the national conversation by speaking to the media on a wide range of social, political, scientific, educational and cultural issues. In April, May and June, those media appearances included:

Elizabeth J. West, associate professor of English, wrote in The Conversation on the way World War I sparked an… more »

Distinguished University Professor Selected as Chair of the Board of Governors for the Astrophysical Research Consortium

The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce D. Michael Crenshaw, Distinguished University Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Governors for the Astrophysical Research Consortium (ARC).

“I’m excited about this new position because it opens up new collaborative opportunities for our… more »

Red Carpet Arrival

Sofia Espina won an Emmy for her work on a television adventure series, and the journalism major is just getting started.

When she finishes her college degree, Sofia Espina might have a leg up on her fellow job applicants in television news.

The Georgia State University journalism major earned a Southeast Emmy Award — one… more »

Georgia State Neuroscientists Rewire Brain Of One Species To Have Connectivity Of Another

Scientists at Georgia State University have rewired the neural circuit of one species and given it the connections of another species to test a hypothesis about the evolution of neural circuits and behavior. 

Neurons are connected to each other to form networks that underlie behaviors. Drs. Akira Sakurai and Paul Katz of Georgia State’s… more »

Georgia State Researcher Receives $7.7 Million Federal Grant To Study West Nile And Zika Viruses

ATLANTA—A Georgia State University researcher, in collaboration with researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and Florida State University, has received a five-year, $7.7 million federal grant to study the consequences of West Nile and Zika virus infections on the human central nervous system. 

The three-part study is funded by the National Institute of Allergy… more »