The Kennesaw State University faculty consists of student-oriented men and women who are dedicated to teaching and who are actively engaged in research, scholarly activity, and community and public service. They have studied at leading educational institutions in this country and abroad. Some have had Fulbright appointments for teaching and research overseas. Others have had grants from foundations, including the Ford, National Science and various learned societies. The date in the parentheses after the name indicates the year of the appointment to the Kennesaw State University faculty.