Melissa Furman


Melissa Furman


Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business


Internally motivated, passionate professional driven by impact.

  • (706) 729-2056
  • AH N108


  • DBA, Business/Managerial Operations Georgia State University, 2018

  • MS, Counselor Education/School Cou Georgia State University, 2003


  • National Certified Counselor National Board of Certified Counselors, 2001

  • Certified Crisis Intervention Counselor American Red Cross, 2000

  • Certified Ropes Course Facilitator Professional Ropes Course Association, 2001

Awards & Honors

  • Leadership Value Honoree Augusta University Second Year Experience , 2018

  • Professor of the Year Augusta University Student Government Association, 2015

  • "Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals to Watch" Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, 2010

  • Top 40 under 40 to Watch Nominee Georgia Trends Magazine, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BUSA 1105

    Intro. to Business
  • BUSA 4960

    Undergraduate Internship
  • BEFD 5202

    Business Ethics Foundations II

Teaching Interests

Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Introduction to Business & Professional Skills, Internship & Experiential Education


Selected Recent Publications

  • A method for imaging of intracranial EEG electrodes using magnetic resonance imaging, 1994
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Career Transition, Generational Diversity, Workforce Recruitment & Development, Women's Leadership, STEM Professionals Transitioning to Management Roles