WELCOME TO THE OFFICE OF FACULTY AFFAIRS
We’re ranked No. 2 in the nation, only behind Princeton, for our commitment to teaching.
$319 million economic impact generated by research in fiscal year 2018.
R1 Georgia State ranks among the nation’s top 115 R1 universities in the Carnegie Foundation’s elite category of Highest Research Activity.
$122.7 million total research awards in fiscal year 2018.
The Office of Faculty Affairs provides support in the following areas:
Faculty-related policies and procedures such as those related to appointment, leaves, and promotion and tenure.
Faculty development programs, workshops, and fellowships, many of which are offered through our outstanding Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
Leadership programming for university administrators and department chairs; and management of GSU’s awards process to recognize outstanding faculty through a range of university-wide and system-wide awards.
Whether you are a prospective faculty member considering a future at Georgia State or a current faculty member – tenure-track, non-tenure-track, or part-time – we hope you will spend some time browsing the resources on our site. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if we can be of any help.
Cirleen DeBlaere Appointed Director of Faculty Development
Cirleen DeBlaere has been selected as the Director of Faculty Development in the Office of Faculty Affairs, effective July 10.
Elizabeth West Honored by the College Language Association with Annual Book Award for “Finding Francis: One Family’s Journey from Slavery to Freedom”
Dr. Elizabeth West, Professor of English and Africana Studies, has been honored by the College Language Association (CLA) with its annual book award for “Finding Francis: One Family’s Journey from Slavery to Freedom.” The CLA is one of the nation’s oldest professional associations of Black scholars, founded in 1937 by Black collegiate scholars of English and world languages.
Brennan Collins is making courses connect with Georgia State Students
As a faculty member with over 17 years at Georgia State University, Brennan Collins has not only witnessed the evolution of much of Georgia State’s unique commitment to the student experience—he has helped mold it.