News Archive

Rabinoff & Torres
April 5, 2018
Joseph Rabinoff and Matthew Torres are two of Georgia Tech’s 2018 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award winners. Jointly supported by the Center for Teaching and Learning and BP America, the award recognizes the excellent teaching and educational innovation that junior faculty bring to campus. 
Robin Thomas
April 4, 2018
Robin Thomas has long been an exemplar of research excellence and dedication to mentoring Ph.D. students and postdocs. For his remarkable record of teaching, service, and research, Thomas received Georgia Tech’s highest award to a faculty member – the Class of 1934 Distinguished Professor Award – in 2016.
William Ratcliff
April 4, 2018
An evolutionary biologist, William Ratcliff studies how organisms change over time. In particular, he wants to understand how multicellular organisms can evolve from single cells. This question remains one of the fundamental problems in biology.
Fenton & Lieberman
April 4, 2018
Georgia Tech has selected Flavio Fenton and Raquel Lieberman as the joint recipients of the 2018 Faculty Award for Academic Outreach. The award recognizes faculty members for productive academic outreach going beyond their normal duties to enrich the larger educational community with their subject matter knowledge.
Brian Hammer
April 3, 2018
Researchers experimenting with live zebrafish witnessed a 200% increase in the strength of intestinal contractions soon after the organisms were exposed to the cholera-causing bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The strong contractions led to expulsion of native gut bacteria.Researchers experimenting with live zebrafish witnessed a 200% increase in the strength of intestinal contractions soon after the organisms were exposed to the cholera-causing bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The strong contractions led to expulsion of native gut bacteria.
Christopher Stanzione
April 3, 2018
Chrisopher Stanzione is being recognized for his outstanding contributions as a non-tenure-track faculty to the education of undergraduate students.
Matt Baker, Associate Dean for Faculty Development, College of Sciences
April 3, 2018
The Associate Dean for Faculty Development in the College of Sciences is responsible for developing, implementing, and assessing programs that enhance the instructional, research, and career opportunities for faculty. Key areas of responsibility include faculty hiring; mentoring of faculty; faculty retention, promotion, and tenure; and diversity, equity, and inclusion at the faculty level.
Cobb & Toktay
April 2, 2018
Kim Cobb and Beril Toktay are being recognized for their groundbreaking accomplishments with the Internship and Co-op Carbon Reduction Challenge.
Troy Hilley
April 2, 2018
Troy Hilley, recipient of the 2018 Outstanding Achievement in Research Enterprise Enhancement Award, is the Academic and Research IT Support Engineer Lead for the School of Biological Sciences. The award recognizes staff members who consistently improve Georgia Tech’s research programs but are not traditional researchers themselves.
Laura Cadonati (Photo by Josh Meister)
April 2, 2018
Georgia Tech has selected Laura Cadonati to receive the 2018 Outstanding Faculty Research Author Award. Georgia Tech presents the award to faculty who most contributed to highly impactful publications describing the results of research conducted at Georgia Tech and published during the period January 1, 2013, to December 31, 2017.

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