Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Department of Political Science
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1986
J.D., Georgetown University, 1983
William Long is the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Prior to coming to Georgia State, Dr. Long served as Chair of The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at the Georgia Institute of Technology for 10 years.
Dr. Long’s fields of scholarly interest include health diplomacy and transnational governance, international cooperation and conflict resolution, international political economy, and international trade and technology transfer. He is the author of four books and has received multiple research and teaching awards from the United States Institute of Peace, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Hewlett, Pew, Sloan, and MacArthur Foundations, the Fulbright Commission, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Commission of the European Union.
Dr. Long has served as principal investigator on several high-profile grants, including a MacArthur Foundation sponsored program on Science, Technology and International Security.