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Staff Reductions Post Consolidation

Posted On February 4, 2016
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Fifteen administrative positions have been eliminated at Georgia State University as a result of the consolidation.

Seven of the affected employees were from Perimeter College and eight from the Atlanta campus.

Georgia State’s Human Resources Department informed the affected employees at Georgia State and Perimeter in individual meetings on Monday, Feb. 1. Counseling, professional… more »

Vice Provost and Dean of Perimeter College Public Presentations

Posted On October 8, 2015
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Two candidates for this position will make campus presentations: Dr. Peter Lyons, Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness at GSU and Dr. Paulos Yohannes, Dean of Science at GPC. Each will present a vision for Perimeter College to the university community. The schedule for the public presentations is as follows:

October 14, 2015 – Dr. Peter… more »

Search For Vice Provost Of Perimeter College Announced

Posted On September 10, 2015
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ATLANTA– Georgia State University Provost Risa Palm today (Sept. 9) announced a search for the first vice provost and dean of Perimeter College at Georgia State University.

The vice provost and dean is the primary executive officer for academic, administrative, research and service functions of Perimeter College. The position reports to the senior vice… more »

Phase One Post-Consolidation Structure

Posted On July 9, 2015
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ATLANTA- Georgia State University today (July 9, 2105) announced the top-level structure of new organization for the consolidated Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College. This initial phase addresses the central administration, the college and division leadership and the college administrator position to lead the new Perimeter College.

The new institutional structure incorporates the former… more »

Recommendation Review Process Continues

Posted On June 23, 2015
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Work has continued on the Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College consolidation this summer. The 40-member Consolidation Implementation Committee met May 16, June 4 and June 19, approving recommendations that emerged from operational working groups across the two institutions. The group has worked through 65 recommendations at each of its three summer meetings, reviewing,… more »

Update On OWG Recommendations

Posted On April 22, 2015
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Many of the Operational Working Groups (OWGs) have begun to submit recommendations for the consolidated institution. The recommendations are being submitted to Randy Stuart for coordination and recording, they are then forwarded to the relevant Functional Area Coordinator (FAC) for first level review. Once recommendations are approved by the FAC they are compiled for inclusion… more »

Board of Regents Approves New Mission Statement For Consolidated Georgia State And Georgia Perimeter

Posted On March 18, 2015

ATLANTA—In the next step in consolidating Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia Tuesday, March 18, approved a new mission statement to reflect the institutional mission of the consolidated institution. The mission statement for Georgia State University was developed through an extensive process involving a… more »

President Becker Visits GPC Campuses, Shares Vision Of Consolidation

Posted On March 3, 2015
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By Rebecca Rakoczy

Georgia Perimeter College (GPC) is expected to become the 10th college under Georgia State University, and GPC students who meet requirements will be able to transfer seamlessly to Georgia State without reapplying.

Those were some of the points made by Georgia State’s president, Dr. Mark P. Becker, during his recent visits to… more »