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Dean Search - Computing
A Georgia Tech-led discussion in Washington, D.C., looked at how colleges can meet students’ needs throughout their entire lives.
Provost Rafael L. Bras has named committee chairs for two separate search committees tasked with determining new deans for the College of Computing and the College of Sciences.
The University System of Georgia (USG)'s Board of Regents has appointed four Georgia Tech faculty members as Regents Professors, and one as a Regents Researcher.
Beginning this August, the Center for 21st Century Universities (C21U) will serve as the program office and central coordinating body for institute-wide activities for Georgia Tech's Commission on Creating the Next in Education (CNE) report.
Effective July 1, Steven P. French, dean and John Portman Chair of the College of Design, has been reappointed for a second five-year term. As required by the Georgia Tech Faculty Handbook, a performance review of academic deans occurs at the fifth year of service.
The third cohort of the Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) has been selected.
Recent Posts from Dr. Bras
Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in an interview about something very near and dear to my heart: the simple yet loaded question of what an education, and engineering education in particular, might look like in the future, and where the discipline as a whole is headed.
Last week we proudly announced that next spring, Georgia Tech will launch its third online professional master’s program. The Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (OMS Cybersecurity) program follows its successful predecessors — Computer Science (OMS CS) and Analytics (OMS Analytics) — launched in 2013 and 2017, respectively. It is worth a look back to see how we got here.
Why do some events touch the soul of many and elicit the very best of human nature while others do not? When the crisis is one of everyday human suffering, and not a well-publicized natural disaster, how do we keep that spirit alive?
Everything I am and everything I have is due to education. If I learned anything from my parents, it is their single-minded belief that education is the path to liberation for humans. It is the key to wellbeing, freedom, and self-confidence.
One of my best friends just passed away three years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. This was not my first experience with this disease, but what was new to me was the speed of the progression. In a manner of just a few months, he went from some forgetfulness, to not being able to remember his son during his wedding reception. But he still remembered me.
College of Computing faculty, staff, and students are invited to join Provost Rafael L. Bras and Search Committee Chair Raheem Beyah, for a town hall to learn about the dean search process and timeline, and to provide feedback on the search.
College of Sciences faculty, staff, and students are invited to join Provost Rafael L. Bras and Search Committee Chair Pinar Keskinocak, for a town hall to learn about the dean search process and timeline, and to provide feedback on the search.
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