Atlanta Youth Count & Needs Assessment 2016 Report There are 3,374 homeless and runaway youth in shelters, on the streets or in other precarious housing situations in the Atlanta metro area, according to the results of a project by Georgia State University and its partners to count and assess the area’s homeless youth.The estimate comes… more »
Please join us in congratulating 6 of our Grad Students on being selected as the 2016-2017 #GSUSOCI Urban Fellows. The Urban Fellows Program is an interdisciplinary initiative of the Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth in the College of Law. Top graduate students are selected from across #GSU and… more »
It is with great pleasure that we announce the promotion of three outstanding faculty members;
Dr. Erin Ruel – Promoted to Professor.
Dr. Tomeka Davis – Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure
Dr. Matt Gayman – Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure
Dr. Mindy Stombler was recently awarded the first annual Graduate Pedagogical Mentorship Award at Georgia State University. This award, presented by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning honors a faculty member who has served as a mentor and inspiration to graduate student teachers.
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Ph.D. candidate Desmond Goss received the 2016 Provost’s Dissertation Fellowship (formerly known as the Final Year Fellowship) which is an internal program targeting doctoral students’ degree completion.
Desmond’s dissertation is tilted; “‘Chocolate Joy’: Race and Masculinities in Gay Porn.”
Congratulations Desmond on winning this prestigious award!
Dr. Cory Albertson and GSU alum Dr. Moon Charania presented their forthcoming book chapter “Single White Female: Queer Trauma and Feminist Melancholy in the New Disney” at the International Girls’ Studies Association inaugural conference at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England. #IGSA2016
This Fellowship was developed to create new policy and practice relevant knowledge on the dynamics of abuse and neglect and effective strategies… more »
We have big news to share! Dr. Deirdre Oakley and Dr. Erin Ruel have been awarded a National Science Foundation grant (NSF) for $500,000 to study Community Land Trusts (CLTs). Our professors are co-PI’s along with Dr. Mary Clare Lennon (CUNY Graduate Center). The PI is Dr. Susan Saegert (CUNY Graduate Center).
CLTs… more »
Please join the Department of Sociology in congratulating Nia Reed! Nia was selected as the 2016 Jacqueline Boles Teaching Fellow. This award is presented to an outstanding graduate teaching instructor in the Department of Sociology.
The Jacqueline Boles Teaching Fellowship in Sociology was established in 2000 to honor Dr. Boles on the occasion of her… more »