This year's awards went to: Brian Stone (Outstanding Faculty), Jon Sanford (Outstanding Reseach and Scholarship), Jennifer DuBose (Outstanding Research Faculty), Robin Tucker (Outstanding Staff). The College's Research, Scholarship and Awards committee selects the winners based on nominations they receive throughout the year.
Georgia Tech’s College of Architecture dean’s chair will bear the name of one of Georgia Tech’s most distinguished graduates, renowned architect John C. Portman Jr., ARCH 1950, Honorary Ph.D. 2012. Dean Steven P. French will be the first to hold the chair. “The Portman Dean’s Chair is transformative,” said French. “It is absolutely indispensable to reaching our strategic goals, but it also serves as an inspirational legacy to generations of architects in the Georgia Tech community.”