Employee Engagement Survey


The 2018 employee engagement survey was administered at Augusta University by ModernThink, an organizational development consulting firm with expertise in workplace quality.

About the Employee Engagement Survey:
The survey assesses employee engagement by way of two components: an institutional questionnaire used to compare AU to similarly sized institutions, and an employee questionnaire sent to faculty and staff. The survey is sent to employees by ModernThink, and individual responses are not returned to AU to protect anonymity. 

Our Commitment to Employee Engagement:
Augusta University is committed to increasing engagement among faculty and staff. While the survey is typically sent to a random sampling of 600 faculty and staff per participating university, AU’s leadership invested in oversampling to invite all full-time faculty and staff and benefits-eligible part-time faculty to respond ... read more

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2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904


Strategic Plan charts course to the future

At his State of the University Address on Oct. 20, President Brooks Keel unveiled Beyond Boundaries, Augusta University’s new strategic plan. Composed of four strategic focus areas – Education, Research and Scholarship, Clinical Care and Outreach and Economic Development – the plan was built from the feedback of over 3,500 surveys and focused by 700 additional comments from a follow-up survey and a series of town hall meetings.

The five-year plan is available for download at the university’s planning page.

Jan 16th
A.B. Osborne, Animation Professor at Augusta University, presents “The Animation Livestream” on Twitch Creative. Catch the livestream every Wednesday from 7-9 PM at https://www.twitch.tv/osborneanimation 
The Animation Livestream
Jan 17th
Gonzalez is a multidisciplinary artist whose mixed Honduran and Mexican ancestry influences his aesthetic and his desire to explore the present and the future through the experiences of his heritage. Reception to follow in the Mary S. Byrd Gallery. 
Mary S. Byrd Lecture: Julio Gonzalez, aj tz'ib: Tales of a Modern Scribe
Jan 17th
Public session about how to pursue online, hybrid, and campus-based graduate degrees offered in the Augusta University College of Education, including in education, kinsesiology, and counseling. 
Graduate Programs Open House
Jan 18th
The Annual Tri-College Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration will be hosted by Augusta University, Paine College and Augusta Technical College. The keynote speaker will be Monti Washington. 
Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration
Jan 21st
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Employee Holiday - Campus Closed 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Employee Holiday - Campus Closed
Jan 21st
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday- No Classes/Administrative Offices Closed 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday- No Classes/Administrative Offices Closed
Jan 24th
Teachers for Tomorrow will host its first meeting of Spring semester on Thurs., Jan. 24, at noon in the JSAC Coffeehouse. Pizza provided. 
Teachers for Tomorrow Meeting
Jan 30th
"Leadership in Medicine: One Person's Journey" All students are invited to come listen to Dr. Valera Hudson, Pediatrician in Chief at the Children's Hospital of Georgia talk about her story of leadership. The first 80 students will get free lunch. 
Leadership Discovery Luncheon featuring Dr. Valera Hudson
Jan 30th
Basketball Doubleheader vs. rival USC Aiken, Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 5:30/7:30pm (women’s and men’s games) 
Women’s and Men’s Basketball vs USC Aiken
Feb 1st
Returning once again to the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, this biennial exhibition highlights the prominent artists and educators on staff in Augusta University’s Art & Design Department 
Augusta University Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition Opening Reception