Award-Winning Faculty | Kent State University

Award-Winning Faculty

At Kent State University, our faculty do more than teach. They share, provoke, collaborate and participate. They inspire learning, turning students into independent thinkers — and, more importantly, into doers.

Our faculty share a global perspective. More than 2,600 full- and part-time faculty have degrees from more than 150 national and international institutions. They hail from six different continents. More than 70 percent have attained the highest degree in their field.

From Fulbright scholars to internationally recognized leaders in their field, Kent State faculty enjoy an award-winning reputation for cutting-edge research and ground-breaking discovery. Recognized by prestigious organizations, including: National Academy of SciencesInstitute for Financial MarketsScience WatchAmerican Physical Society and the National Science Foundation.