Endowed Chairs and Professorships

Dean's Chair 

Holder Title College
Maryam Alavi Stephen P. Zelnak, Jr. Dean's Chair  Ernest Scheller Jr. College of Business 
Steven French John Portman Dean's Chair College of Design
Zvi Galil John P. Imlay, Jr. Dean's Chair College of Computing
Paul Goldbart Betsy Middleton and John Sutherland Dean's Chair College of Sciences
Gary S. May Southern Company Dean's Chair College of Engineering
Jacqueline Royster Ivan Allen, Jr. Dean's Chair Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Director's Chair 

Holder Title College
Yves Berthelot Steven A. Denning Chair in Global Engagement Institute Level 
Robert Guldberg Parker H. Petit Director's Chair in Bioengineering and Bioscience College of Engineering

Institute Chair

Holder Title College
Rafael L. Bras K. Harrison Brown Family Chair Institute Level 
Rosario Gerhardt The Goizueta Foundation Family Chair  Institute Level 
Alfred  H. Merrill  Charles A. Smithgall, Jr. Institute Chair Institute Level 
C. P. Wong Charles A. Smithgall, Jr. Institute Chair Institute Level 

School Chair

Holder Title College
Reginald DesRoches John and Karen Huff School Chair in Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
Steve McLaughlin Steve W. Chaddick School Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
H. Edwin Romejin H. Milton and Carolyn J. Stewart School Chair in the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
David Sholl John F. Brock III School Chair College of Engineering
William Wepfer Eugene C. Gwaltney, Jr. School Chair in Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering
Vigor Yang Williams R. T. Oates Professor and Chair of the Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering College of Engineering

Faculty Chair

Holder Title College
Gregory Abowd J.Z. Liang Chair in Computing College of Computing 
Ali Adibi Joseph M. Pettit Chair in Microelectronics College of Engineering
John Bartholdi Manhattan Associates/Dabbiere Chair College of Engineering
Terry Blum Tedd Munchak Entrepreneurship Chair Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Jay Bolter James and Mary Wesley Chair in Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Robert David Braun David S. and Andrew F. Lewis Chair for Space Technology College of Engineering
Kim Cobb Georgia Power Chair College of Sciences
Joel Cowan Cowan-Turner Chair of Servant Leadership Institute Level
John Cressler Schlumberger Chair in Microelectronics College of Engineering
Predrag Cvitanovic Glen Robinson Chair in Nonlinear Science College of Sciences
Jiangang Dai Chandler Family Chair in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Suman Das Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Chair in Mechanical Engineering for Advanced Manufacturing Systems College of Engineering
Levent Degertekin George W. Woodruff Chair in Mechanical Engineering (Mechanical Systems) College of Engineering
Rich DeMillo Charlotte B. and Roger C. Warren Chair in the College of Computing College of Computing
Jeff Donnell Frank K. Webb Academic Professional Chair in Communication Skills College of Engineering
Magnus Egerstedt Julian T. Hightower Chair in Engineering College of Engineering
Mostafa A. El-Sayed Julius Brown Chair in Chemistry and Biochemistry and Vasser Woolley Faculty Scholar College of Sciences
Cheol S. Eun Thomas R. Williams Chair in Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Facundo Fernandez Vasser Woolley Foundation Chair in Chemistry College of Sciences
Chris Forman Alton M. Costley Chair in Sales and Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Cheryl Gaimon Esther R. and Edward J. Brown Chair in the Scheller College of Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Andres Garcia Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering II College of Engineering
Srinivas Garimella Hightower Chair in the College of Engineering College of Engineering
Thomas K. Gaylord Julius Brown Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering 
Gary G. Gimmestad Glen P. Robinson Chair in Electro-Optics Georgia Tech Research Institute
Ari Glezer George W. Woodruff Chair in Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Systems) College of Engineering
Samuel Graham Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering III College of Engineering
Paul M. Griffin Virginia C. and Joseph C. Mello Chair in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Mark Hay Harry and Linda Teasley Chair in Environmental Biology College of Sciences
Dennis Hess Thomas C. DeLoach, Jr. Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering College of Engineering
Ayanna Howard Linda J. and Mark C. Smith Chair in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
Yogendra K. Joshi John M. McKenney and Warren D. Shiver Distinguished Chair in Building Mechanical Systems College of Engineering
Pinar Kestinocak William W. George Chair in Health Systems College of Engineering
Ken Knoespel H. Bruce McEver Visiting Chair in Writing Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Paul Kohl Hercules Incorporated/Thomas L. Gossage Chair in Chemical Engineering College of Engineering
Ajay Kohli Gary T. and Elizabeth R. Jones Chair in the Scheller College of Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
David Ku Lawrence P. Huang Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Thomas Kurfess Agustin A. Ramirez/HUSCO International Distinguished Chair in Fluid Power Systems College of Engineering
Uzi Landman Fuller E. Callaway Chair in Computational Materials Science College of Sciences
Wenke Lee John P. Imlay Jr. Chair in Software II College of Computing 
Timothy Lieuwen David S. Lewis Chair College of Engineering
Richard Lipton Fredrick G. Storey Chair in Computing College of Computing
Meilin Liu B. Mifflin Hood Professorship in Ceramic Engineering College of Engineering
Seth Marder Georgia Power Chair in Energy Efficiency College of Sciences
Scott Marble William H. Harrison. Jr. Chair in the School of Design College of Design
James McClellan John and Marilu McCarty Chair of Electrical Engineering College of Engineering
Mary McDonald Homer C. Rice Chair in Sports and Society Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
David McDowell Carter N. Paden, Jr. Distinguished Chair in Metals ProcessingF College of Engineering
Benoit Montreuil Coca-Cola Chair of Material Handling and Distribution College of Engineering
Charles Mulford Invesco Chair in Finance Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
George L. Nemhauser A. Russell Chandler III Chair in Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Arkadi S. Nemirovski John P. Hunter, Jr. Chair in Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Glaucio H. Paulino Raymond Allen Jones Chair in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering 
Mark Prausnitz J. Erskine Love, Jr. Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering College of Engineering
Ram Pendyala Frederick R. Dickerson Chair in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
Calton Pu John P. Imlay, Jr. Chair in Software College of Computing 
Peter H. Rogers Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering I College of Engineering
Catherine L. Ross Harry West Chair for Quality Growth and Regional Development College of Design
Frank Rothaermel Russell and Nancy McDonough Chair in Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Ronald W. Rousseau Cecil J. "Pete" Silas Chair in Chemical Engineering College of Engineering
Krishnendu Roy Robert A. Milton Chair in the Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering  College of Engineering
Armistead "Ted" Russell Howard T. Tellepsen Chair in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
Paul Russo Hightower Chair in Biopolymers College of Engineering
Steve Salbu Cecil B. Day Chair in Business Ethics Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Martin Savelsbergh James C. Edenfield Chair in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Gary B. Schuster Vasser Woolley Endowed Chair in the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Sciences
Jianjun Shi Carolyn J. Stewart Chair in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Marc Simmons Thomas W. Ventulett, III Distinguished Chair in Architectural Design College of Design
Vinod Singhal Charles W. Brady Chair in the Scheller College of Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Ragupathy Sivakumar Wayne J. Holman Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
Terry Snell Elizabeth Smithgall Watts Chair in Behavioral and Animal Conservation College of Sciences
Weston M. Stacey, Jr.  Fuller E. Callaway Chair in Nuclear Engineering College of Engineering
Adam Stulberg Neal Family Chair in the Nunn School of International Affairs Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Madhavan Swaminathan John E. Pippin Chair in Electromagnetics College of Engineering
Valerie Thomas Anderson-Interface Chair in Natural Systems College of Engineering
Marie Thursby Hal and John Smith Chair of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Jerry Thursby Ernest Scheller, Jr. Chair in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Beril Toktay Brady Family Chair in Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Santosh Vempala Fredrick G. Storey Chair in Computing II College of Computing
Hsu-Pin (Ben) Wang Eugene C. Gwaltney, Jr. Chair in Manufacturing Systems College of Engineering
ZL Wang Hightower Chair in Materials Science and Engineering College of Engineering
Chelsea C. White III Schneider National Chair in Transportation and Logistics College of Engineering
Jeff Wu Coca-Cola Chair in Engineering Statistics College of Engineering
Ajit Yoganathan Wallace H. Coulter Distinguished Faculty Chair in Biomedical Engineering College of Engineering
Ellen Zegura Stephen Fleming Chair in the College of Computing College of Computing
Cheng Zhu J. Erskine Love, Jr. Chair in the College of Engineering College of Engineering

GRA Chair

Holder Title College
Jean-Luc Bredas GRA Eminent Scholar / Vasser Woolley Chair in Molecular Design College of Sciences
Gee-Kung Chang GRA Eminent Scholar / Kenneth G. Byers, Jr. Chair in Optical Networking College of Engineering
John A. Copeland GRA Eminent Scholar / John H. Weitnauer, Jr. Technology Transfer Chair College of Engineering
Edward J. Coyle GRA Eminent Scholar / John B. Peatman Distinguished Chair in Distributed Engineering Education College of Engineering
John Crittenden GRA Eminent Scholar / Hightower Chair in Environmental Techniques Institute Level
Deepak Divan GRA Eminent Scholar / John E. Pippin Chair in Wireless Communications College of Engineering
Russell Dupuis GRA Eminent Scholar / Steve W. Chaddick Chair in Electro-Optics College of Engineering
Stanislav Emelianov GRA Eminent Scholar / Joseph M. Pettit Chair in Microelectronics I College of Engineering
C. Ross Ethier GRA Eminent Scholar / Lawrence L. Gellerstedt, Jr. Chair in Bioengineering College of Engineering
James Foley GRA Eminent Scholar / Stephen Fleming Chair in Telecommunications  Institute Level 
Jiri Janata GRA Eminent Scholar / Vasser Woolley Chair in Sensors and Instrumentation College of Sciences 
Fred Juang GRA Eminent Scholar / Motorola Foundation Chair in Advanced Communications College of Engineering 
Ravindra Kane GRA Eminent Scholar / Garry Betty/V Foundation Chair in Cancer Nanotechnology Institute Level 
William Koros GRA Eminent Scholar / Roberto C. Goizueta Chair for Excellence in Chemical Engineering College of Engineering
Ajeet Rohatgi GRA Eminent Scholar / John H. Weitnauer Chair in Engineering College of Engineering
Jeffrey Skolnick GRA Eminent Scholar / Mary & Maisie Gibson Chair in Computational Systems Biology Institute Level 
Shuici Takayama GRA Eminent Scholar / Price Gilbert, Jr. Chair in Tissue Engineering College of Engineering
Rick Trebino GRA Eminent Scholar in High-Speed Optical Physics College of Sciences
Rao Tummala GRA Eminent Scholar / Joseph M. Pettit Chair in Electronics Packaging College of Engineering
Eberhard Voit GRA Eminent Scholar / David D. Flanagan Chair in Biological Systems College of Engineering
Marilyn Wolf GRA Eminent Scholar / Rhesa Screven Farmer, Jr. Chair (Embedded Systems) College of Engineering
Younan Xia GRA Eminent Scholar / Brock Family Chair in Nanomedicine Institute Level 

Professorships

Holder Title College
S. I. Abdel-Khalik Southern Nuclear Company Distinguished Professor College of Engineering
Ian F. Akyildiz Kenneth G. Byers Professorship in Telecommunications College of Engineering
Farrokh Ayazi Kenneth G. Byers Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
Abdul Raheem Beyah Motorola Foundation Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
Barrington H. Branch Robert H. Ledbetter, Sr. Professor of the Practice of Real Estate Development Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Berdinus Bras Brook Byers Professorship in Energy and Environmental Systems Institute Level 
Marilyn Brown Brook Byers Professorship in Sustainable Manufacturing  Institute Level 
Rebecca Burnett Class of 1958 Professor in Communication Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts 
Susan Burns Georgia Power Distinguished Professorship in Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
Mark Clements Joseph M. Pettit Professorship in Digital Sign Processing College of Engineering
Mark Costello David Sloan Lewis Professorship II College of Engineering
Lucien Dhooge Sue and John Staton Professor of Law Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Andrei Federov Woodruff Professorship College of Engineering
Eric Feron Dutton/Ducoffe Professorship in Aerospace Software Engineering College of Engineering
Nagi Gabraeel Georgia Power Professorship College of Engineering
Vivek Ghosal Mary S. and Richard B. Inman, Jr. Professorship in the School of Economics Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Dan Goldman Dunn Family Professorship II Institute Level
Santiago Grijalva Georgia Power Distinguished Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering II College of Engineering
Wassim Haddad David Sloan Lewis Professorship I College of Engineering
Jeffrey Hales Catherine W. and Edwin A. Wahlen, Jr. Professorship in the Scheller College of Business  Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Ronald Harley Duke Power Company Distinguished Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering College of Engineering
Narayan Jayaraman Thomas R. Williams - Wells Fargo Professor in Finance Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Eric N. Johnson Lockheed Martin Professorship in Avionics Integration College of Engineering
Chris Jones Love Family Professorship in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering I College of Engineering
Bernard Kippelen Joseph M. Pettit Professorship in Microelectronics College of Engineering
John Krige Melvin Kranzberg Professorship in the History of Technology  Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Wayne Li James L. Oliver II Professor of the Practice in Interdisciplinary Design College of Design
Steven Y. Liang Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Professorship in Mechanical Engineering I College of Engineering
Sung-Kyu Lim Daniel Curtis Fielder Professorship of Discrete Aspects College of Engineering
Hang Lu Love Family Professorship in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering II College of Engineering
Dmitri Mavris Boeing Professorship of Advanced Aerospace Systems Analysis College of Engineering
A. P. Sakis Meliopoulos Georgia Power Distinguished Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering I College of Engineering
Shreyes Melkote Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Professorship in Mechanical Engineering II College of Engineering
Suresh Menon Hightower Professorship in Engineering College of Engineering
Iaonnis "John" Papapolymerou Kenneth G. Byers Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineer (Signal Processing) College of Engineering
W. Ennis Parker G. Niles Bolton Professor of Practice in the College of Design College of Design
Sebastian Pokutta David M. McKenney Family Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Amy Pritchett David S. Lewis Professorship in Cognitive Engineering College of Engineering
Farzad Rahnema Georgia Power Distinguished Professorship in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering
Elsa Reichmanis Brook Byers Professorship in Water Resources Institute Level 
Justin Romberg Schlumberger Professorship College of Engineering
Massimo Ruzzene Pratt & Whitney Professorship College of Engineering
Waymond Scott Joseph M. Pettit Professorship in Electronics College of Engineering
Christina Shalley Thomas R. Williams - Wells Fargo Professorship in Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Dierdre Shoemaker Dunn Family Professorship I Institute Level 
Suresh Sitaraman Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Professorship in Mechanical Engineering III College of Engineering
Garrett Stanley Carol Ann and David D. Flanagan Professorship II College of Engineering
Gordon L. Stuber Joseph M. Pettit Professorship in Communications College of Engineering
Ravi Subramanian Steven A. Denning Professorship of Technology and Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Peter Swire Nancy J. and Lawrence P. Huang Professorship in the Scheller College of Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
John Taylor Frederick Law Olmsted Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
Emmanouil Tentzeris Kenneth G. Byers Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Signal Processing) College of Engineering
Sudhakar Yalamanchili Joseph M. Pettit Professorship College of Engineering
Min Zhou  Woodruff Professorship College of Engineering

Term Professorships

Holder Title College
Turgay Ayer George Family Foundation Early Career Professor of Predictive Health College of Engineering
Kim Cobb ADVANCE Professorship in the College of Sciences College of Sciences
Mary Frank Fox ADVANCE Professorship in Ivan Allen College Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Sundaresan Jayaraman Kolon Term Professorship in the School of Materials Science and Engineering College of Engineering
Pinar Kestinocak ADVANCE Professorship in the College of Engineering College of Engineering
Konstantinos Konstantinidis Carlton S. Wilder Early Career Professorship in Environmental Engineering I College of Engineering
Patricia Mokhtarian Susan G. and Christopher D. Pappas Term Professor College of Engineering
Dana Randall ADVANCE Professorship in the College of Computing College of Computing
Catherine L. Ross ADVANCE Professorship in the College of Design College of Design
Beril Toktay ADVANCE Professorship in the College of Management Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business
Debby Turner John and Wendi Wells Term Professorship in the Scheller College of Business Ernest Scheller, Jr. College of Business 
Wing Xie Carlton S. Wilder Early Career Professorship in Environmental Engineering II College of Engineering

Early Career/Junior Professorships

Holder Title College
Sonia Hay Chernova Catherine M. and James E. Allchin Early Career Professorship in the College of Computing College of Computing
Santanu Dey Fouts Family Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering III College of Engineering
Ton Dieker Fouts Family Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering I College of Engineering
Alan Erera Coca-Cola Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering I College of Engineering
David Goldberg Chandler Family Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering College of Engineering
Seong-Hee Kim Coca-Cola Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering IV College of Engineering
Yajun Mei Coca-Cola Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering V College of Engineering
Arijit Raychowdhury ON Semiconductor Junior Professorship in Analog Integrated Circuit Design College of Engineering
Devesh Ranjan J. Erskine Love, Jr. Early Career Professorship in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering
Julian Rimoli The Goizuieta Foundation Early Career Rotating Professorship Institute Level 
Nicoletta Serban Coca-Cola Early Career Professorshi in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering  II College of Engineering
Joel Sokol Fouts Family Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering  II College of Engineering
Hua Wang Demetrius T. Paris Junior Faculty Professorship College of Engineering
Kari Watkins Frederick Law Olmsted Junior Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering College of Engineering
John Wise Dunn Family Early Career Professorship in the School of Physics College of Sciences 
Enlu Zhou Fouts Family Early Career Professorship in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering  IV College of Engineering