Faculty Programs

As part of its efforts to internationalize the campus and establish its global presence, Georgia State University offers targeted professional development programs ranging from month long to a year round duration for visiting scholars. The University also offers faculty programs during the summer that include housing.

Faculty Programs from Month-long to Year-Round

Faculty Mentoring Program

A professional development program designed to engage scholars from around the world and visiting scholars are paired with Georgia State University faculty to engage in academic mentoring including: research, syllabi development, and enhancement course evaluation. Also, scholars have the opportunity to enhance their English language proficiency through the Intensive English Program.

Faculty Mentoring Program - Lab

A professional development program to grant scholars the opportunity to delve deeper into laboratory sciences under the guidance of an experienced Georgia State University Faculty Mentor. Participants take part in cross-cultural experiences and possible travel within Georgia. Also, scholars have the opportunity to enhance their English language proficiency through the Intensive English Program.

Summer Faculty Programs

Faculty Pedagogical Summer Program

A short-term professional development program designed to enhance pedagogical skills. Visiting international scholars also participate in classroom observations and develop or redesign courses for feedback and evaluation. Additionally, participants will engage in cross-cultural experiences through coordinated activities and events.

Summer Faculty Mentoring Program

A professional development program designed to engage scholars from around the world  the month of July, or June and July. Visiting scholars are paired with Georgia State University faculty to engage in academic mentoring. Participants take part in cross-cultural experiences. Also, scholars have the opportunity to enhance their English language proficiency through the Intensive English Program.

Quick Facts  

 

Duration  Available English Language Courses  Program Dates  Mentoring Included Quick view  
Faculty Mentoring Program 1 month – 12 months
  • Oral Communication for Academic Purposes
  • Reading and Listening for Academic Purposes
  • Structure and Composition
Flexible Yes Academic Mentoring
Cross-cultural Experiences
Language Training
Faculty Mentoring ProgramLab  1 month – 12 months
  • Oral Communication for Academic Purposes
  • Reading and Listening for Academic Purposes
  • Structure and Composition
Flexible Yes Lab Training and Mentoring
Cross-cultural Experiences
Language Training
Faculty Pedagogical Summer Program
1 Month June 30 – August 1 No Pedagogical Training
Cross-cultural Experiences
Summer Faculty Mentoring Program – 1 Month  1 Month
  • Conversation Partners
June 30 – August 1 Yes Academic Mentoring
Cross-cultural Experiences
Language Training
Summer Faculty Mentoring Program – 2 Month  2 Months
  • Oral Communication for Academic Purposes
June 1 – August 1 Yes Academic Mentoring
Cross-cultural Experiences
Language Training