Georgia Southern University is the state’s largest and most comprehensive center of higher education south of Atlanta. With 142 degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Georgia Southern has been designated a Carnegie Doctoral/Research university and serves more than 27,000 students from all 50 states, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico as well as 102 nations. With three vibrant campuses — the Armstrong Campus in Savannah, the Statesboro Campus and the Liberty Campus in Hinesville — Georgia Southern offers an attractive campus environment that encourages learning, discovery and personal growth. Georgia Southern’s nationally accredited academic programs prepare diverse scholars for leadership and service as world citizens. A unit of the University System of Georgia, the University boasts 200-plus student organizations, outstanding Division I athletics, and state-of-the art residence halls and campus facilities. Since 1906, the University’s hallmark has been a culture of engagement that bridges theory with practice, extends the learning environment beyond the classroom, and promotes student growth and life success. Central to the University’s mission is the faculty’s dedication to excellence in teaching and the development of a fertile learning environment exemplified by a free exchange of ideas, high academic expectations, and individual responsibility for academic achievement. Faculty, staff, and students embrace core values expressed through integrity, civility, kindness, collaboration, and a commitment to lifelong learning, wellness, and social responsibility.
Professor Feske specializes in biocatalysis (catalysis using enzymes) and asymmetric synthesis towards pharmaceuticals
Biochemistry Asymmetric Synthesis Chemistry Catalysis/Biocatalysis Organic Chemistry Enzymes
Department Chair, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Karin Fry is an expert in continental, social and political philosophy as well as the works of Arendt, Lyotard, and Kant.
Kant Feminism Arendt Philosophy of Art 19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy Social and Political Philosophy Public Philosophy History of Philosophy Existentialism
Dr. Isaac Chun-Hai Fung is a digital health expert and an infectious disease epidemiologist.
Digital Health Outbreak Responses Epidemiology Infectious Disease Epidemiology Emergency Preparedness
Gallery Director, Assistant Professor of Painting & Drawing
Raymond Gaddy's work combines everyday experiences using a variety of different materials linked by threads.
Art History Printmaking Bookbinding Sewing Painting and Drawing
Adrian Gardiner's research interests cover psychological issues in information systems
Data Analysis Decision Support Systems OLAP Data Management
Professor and Associate Chair
Melissa Garno is an expert in mental health nursing and nursing education.
Substance Abuse Nursing Nursing Education Curriculum and Program Development Mental Health Nursing
Professor Gato focuses on diabetes, environmental chemistry and toxicology to examine exposure to environmental contaminants
Diabetes Environmental Toxicology Biochemistry Environmental Chemistry Environmental Contaminants
Senior Lecturer, History
Melissa Gayan specializes in Russian history and the former Soviet Union.
Islam in World History Nationalism and Identity Russia and the former Soviet Union The Caucasus 20th Century World History
Assistant Professor of Sport Management
Christina Gipson researches underserved populations in after school settings, event risk management, body image issues, and fitness programs
Fitness programs Event risk management Underserved populations in after school settings Body image issues
Freeman Chair of Free Enterprise
Professor Grossmann researches international and corporate finance
Corporate Finance International Finance Investments