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  • Paper Co-Authored by Kaye Husbands Fealings Wins Award

    June 23, 2020

    Kaye Husbands Fealing

    A paper co-authored by Kaye Husbands Fealing that examines the gender pay gap at federal science agencies has won the Devah Pager Award from the Section on Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility of the American Sociological Association (ASA).

  • A Warm Welcome to New Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing

    June 1, 2020

    Kaye Husbands Fealing

    The College offers a warm welcome to Kaye Husbands Fealing who officially assumed her new role as dean of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech on June 1 and shared a message of optimism with the College community. On June 3, she sent a letter to the College widening the diaologue to address the events occuring around racial injustice.

  • Omar Asensio Receives NSF CAREER Award

    May 27, 2020

    Omar Asensio

    Omar Asensio, assistant professor in the School of Public Policy, has been named recipient of a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award, a prestigious recognition honoring top junior faculty. The award, given out as part of the NSF's Faculty Early Career Development Program, recognizes faculty "who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization."

  • LMC’s Lisa Yaszek Named Regents Professor; SPP’s Marilyn Brown Reappointed

    May 19, 2020

    Lisa Yaszek and Marilyn Brown

    Lisa Yaszek, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication, has been appointed Regents Professor by the University System of Georgia (USG) Board of Regents. Marilyn A. Brown, professor in the School of Public Policy and a Brook Byers Professor of Sustainable Systems at Georgia Tech, who has held a three-year appointment as Regents Professor, has been reappointed for another three years.

  • Marilyn Brown Appointed Interim Chair of the School of Public Policy

    May 7, 2020

    Marilyn Brown

    Marilyn A. Brown has been appointed as interim chair of the School of Public Policy effective June 1, 2020, Ivan Allen College Dean John Tone announced today. Brown will assume the role of interim chair as current chair Kaye Husbands Fealing transitions to dean of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts on June 1.