Office of the President

Mr. Philip Smith is the Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs at Georgia Perimeter College, a position he has held since May, 2012. In this position he oversees the curriculum and administration of the academic disciplines and related academic departments. 

Phil has been at the college since July of 1990, and has served in a variety of roles including department chair, Dean of Business, Campus Dean, Executive Director of Online and Provost.  Prior to coming to Georgia Perimeter College, he taught at Emporia State University and Gainesville State College.

Phil has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a master’s degree in Economics, both from Indiana State University.