Staff Development

Did You Know?
Georgia State employees are often unaware of services and discounts available to them as an employee. The following are some developmental opportunities and benefits for personal and professional growth.

Learning & Development:
Lynda offers an online training library on such topics as animation, audio and video editing, software development, photography, graphic design, business productivity software and professional technology tools.

  • Service is free to Georgia State University’s students, faculty and staff
  • Earn completion certificates for completing online training
  • New courses added weekly

Technology Training Workshops
PantherTech student technology training team offers a wide variety of free introductory technology workshops to the all Georgia State students, staff and faculty.

Stand out from the crowd and start building the skills needed to succeed today!

Human Resources (HR) Benefits & Discounts
Human Resources has a full site designed to provide employees with the many benefits offered as a faculty or staff member of Georgia State, such as benefits information, Learning Development and Wellness & PERQS (pronounced Perks). Faculty and Staff Assistance (FASA) is a program that offers confidential consultations, short-term counseling, assessment and referrals. The Panther PERQs Program is a partnership with local, statewide and national businesses that offer discounts or other incentives to Georgia State University employees and students with valid university identification cards. For more information about HR services, please visit Human Resources.

Discount Tickets
Discount tickets for movies, theme parks and other entertainment can be purchased at the Information Center on the first floor of Student Center East. Many are also sold online, and additional discounts may be available online. Some tickets are available only online. Buying online allows tickets to be printed from any printer and ready to go whenever needed. For more information, call the Information Center at 404-413-1850.

Recreation Center
Recreation Center membership is only $21 per month and can be done through payroll deduction!