Senior Administration of the University

C. L. Max Nikias, Dipl., M.S., Ph.D.
President
Elizabeth Garrett, J.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Robert Abeles, MBA
Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer
Albert R. Checcio, B.S.
Senior Vice President, University Advancement
Todd R. Dickey, J.D.
Senior Vice President, Administration
Thomas E. Jackiewicz
Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer for USC Health
Thomas S. Sayles, J.D.
Senior Vice President, University Relations
Carol Mauch Amir, J.D.
General Counsel and Secretary of the University
Randolph Hall, Ph.D.
Vice President, Research
Katharine Harrington, Ph.D.
Vice President, Admissions and Planning
Michael L. Jackson, Ed.D.
Vice President, Student Affairs
Thomas S. Leary Jr., B.S.
Vice President, Capital Construction and Facilities Management
Brenda K. Maceo, B.A.
Vice President, Public Relations and Marketing
Kristina E. Raspe, J.D., MCM, MRED
Vice President, Real Estate Development and Asset Management
David M. Roberts, J.D.
Vice President, Athletic Compliance
Margo Steurbaut, MBA
Vice President, Finance
Courtney Surls, M.Ed.
Vice President, Development
William Watson, B.S.
Vice President, Health Sciences Development
Patrick C. Haden, J.D.
Athletic Director
Lisa Mazzocco, MBA
Chief Investment Officer

Academic Deans

William W. Holder, Dean, Leventhal School of Accounting
Pinchas Cohen, Dean, Davis School of Gerontology
Robert A. Cutietta, Dean, Thornton School of Music
Elizabeth M. Daley, Dean, School of Cinematic Arts
James G. Ellis, Dean, Marshall School of Business
Marilyn L. Flynn, Dean, School of Social Work
Karen Symms Gallagher, Dean, Rossier School of Education
Selma Holo, Director, USC Fisher Museum of Art
Steve A. Kay, Dean, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Jack H. Knott, Dean, Price School of Public Policy
Qingyun Ma, Dean, School of Architecture
Carmen A. Puliafito, Dean, Keck School of Medicine
Madeline Puzo, Dean, School of Dramatic Arts
Catherine Quinlan, Dean, USC Libraries
Robert K. Rasmussen, Dean, Gould School of Law
Avishai Sadan, Dean, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Varun Soni, Dean, Religious Life
Erica Muhl, Interim Dean, Roski School of Fine Arts
R. Pete Vanderveen, Dean, School of Pharmacy
Ernest James Wilson III, Dean, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Yannis C. Yortsos, Dean, Viterbi School of Engineering

University Professor

This title is awarded to a small number of professors who, because of their multidisciplinary interests and significant accomplishments in several disciplines, qualify for an appointment which transcends any single field of study. Generally, a faculty member accorded this title also has a regular faculty appointment in a specific academic unit.

The following faculty members have been awarded the title of University Professor:

Michael A. Arbib, University Professor, Fletcher Jones Chair in Computer Science, and Professor of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering

Lloyd Armstrong Jr., University Professor, Professor of Physics, and Professor of Education
George A. Bekey, University Professor Emeritus, and Professor Emeritus of Computer Science
Warren Bennis, University Professor and Distinguished Professor of Business Administration
Leo B. Braudy, University Professor, and Leo S. Bing Chair in English and American Literature
Alexander Morgan Capron, University Professor; Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy and Ethics; and Professor of Law and Medicine
Manuel Castells, University Professor, Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society, and Professor of Communication, Sociology, Planning, and International Relations
Marshall Cohen, University Professor Emeritus, and Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Law
Geoffrey Cowan, University Professor, Annenberg Family Chair in Communication Leadership, and Professor of Communication
Antonio Damasio, University Professor, David Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience, and Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Neurology
Hanna Damasio, University Professor, Dana Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience, and Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Neurology
Richard A. Easterlin, University Professor, and Professor of Economics
Caleb Finch, University Professor, ARCO/William F. Kieschnick Chair in the Neurobiology of Aging, and Professor of Gerontology, Biological Sciences, Anthropology and Psychology
Solomon W. Golomb, University Professor, Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and Mathematics, and Andrew and Edna Viterbi Chair in Communications
Robert W. Hellwarth, University Professor, George T. Pfleger Chair in Electrical Engineering, and Professor of Physics
Mark Humayun, University Professor, Cornelius J. Pings Chair in Biomedical Sciences, and Professor of Ophthalmology, Biomedical Engineering and Cell and Neurobiology
Thomas H. Jordan, University Professor, W. M. Keck Foundation Professor of Geophysics, and Professor of Earth Sciences
Malcolm C. Pike, University Professor, and Professor of Preventive Medicine
Steven B. Sample, University Professor, Professor of Electrical Engineering, and President Emeritus
Jean C. Shih, University Professor, Boyd P. and Elsie D. Welin Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Professor of Cell and Neurobiology
Kevin O. Starr, University Professor, and Professor of History, and Public Policy
Larry Swanson, University Professor, Milo Don and Lucille Appleman Professor of Biological Sciences, and Professor of Biological Sciences, Neurology, and Psychology
Richard F. Thompson, University Professor Emeritus, William M. Keck Chair Emeritus in Psychology and Biological Sciences
William G. Tierney, University Professor, and Wilbur-Kieffer Professor of Higher Education
Michael S. Waterman, University Professor, USC Associates Chair in Natural Sciences, and Professor of Biological Sciences and Mathematics

Distinguished Professor

This title is awarded on a very selective basis to those few professors in the university who have brought special renown to the university through their accomplishments.

The following faculty members have been awarded the title of Distinguished Professor:

Leonard M. Adleman, Henry Salvatori Distinguished Chair in Computer Science
Norman Arnheim, Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, and Ester Dornsife Chair in Biological Sciences
Warren Bennis, University Professor and Distinguished Professor of Business Administration
T. Coraghessan Boyle, Distinguished Professor of English
P. Daniel Dapkus, William M. Keck Distinguished Professor of Engineering and Professor of Electrical Engineering and Physics and Astronomy
Percival Everett II, Distinguished Professor of English
Solomon W. Golomb, University Professor, Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and Mathematics, and Andrew and Edna Viterbi Chair in Communications
Midori Goto, Distinguished Professor of Strings/Harp and Jascha Heifetz Chair in Violin
Mark Jonathan Harris, Distinguished Professor of Cinematic Arts
Stephen Hartke, Distinguished Professor of Composition
Brian E. Henderson, Distinguished Professor of Preventive Medicine, and Kenneth T. Norris Jr. Chair in Cancer Prevention
James T. Higginbotham, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Linguistics, and Linda MacDonald Hilf Chair in Philosophy
Peter A. Jones, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and H. Leslie Hoffman and Elaine S. Hoffman Chair in Cancer Research
Francine R. Kaufman, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Pediatrics
Michael M.C. Lai, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, and Neurology
Morten J. Lauridsen, Distinguished Professor of Composition
Edward E. Lawler III, Distinguished Research Professor of Business
George A. Olah, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Donald P. and Katherine B. Loker Chair in Organic Chemistry
Shahbudin H. Rahimtoola, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and George C. Griffith Chair in Cardiology
Stephen J. Ryan, Grace and Emery Beardsley Distinguished Chair of Ophthalmology
Scott Soames, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
Vaughn A. Starnes, Distinguished Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and H. Russell Smith Foundation Chair for Stem Cell and Cardiovascular Thoracic Research
Arieh Warshel, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Walter Wolf, Distinguished Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Faculty Endowments

Sigmund Abelson, G. Donald Montgomery Professor of Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Leonard M. Adleman, Henry Salvatori Chair in Computer Science, Viterbi School of Engineering
Paul Adler, Harold Quinton Chair in Business Policy, Marshall School of Business
Ron Allice, Ted Banks Chair for the Director of Track and Field Program, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Scott A. Altman, Virginia S. and Fred H. Bice Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Murali Annavaram, Robert G. & Mary G. Lane Early Career Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
Michael L. J. Apuzzo, M.D., Todd-Wells Professor of Neurosurgery, Keck School of Medicine
Michael A. Arbib, Fletcher Jones Chair in Computer Science, Viterbi School of Engineering
Andrea Armani, Fluor Early Career Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Jody David Armour, Roy P. Crocker Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Norman Arnheim, Ester Dornsife Chair in Biological Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Sami Assaf, Ph.D., Gabilan Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Ron Avi Astor, Richard M. and Ann L. Thor Endowed Professor of Urban Social Development, School of Social Work
Larry Auerbach, The Larry Auerbach Endowed Chair, School of Cinematic Arts
Tridib Banerjee, James Irvine Chair in Urban and Regional Planning, Price School of Public Policy
Arthur C. Bartner, Arthur C. Bartner Trojan Marching Band Director’s Chair
Randolph P. Beatty, Accounting Circle Professor of Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Judith Bennett, John R. Hubbard Chair in British History, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Theodore W. Berger, David Packard Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Richard N. Bergman, W. M. Keck Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Anthony Bertelli, C.C. Crawford Chair of Management and Performance, Price School of Public Policy
Scott H. Bice, Robert C. and Nanette T. Packard Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Irving Biederman, Harold Dornsife Neurosciences Chair, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Barry Boehm, TRW Professor of Software Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Sarah Bonner, USC Accounting Associates Professor of Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Zea Borok, Ralph Edgington Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Edward R. Bosley, James N. Gamble Director of the Gamble House, School of Architecture
Todd Boyd, The Katherine and Frank Price Endowed Chair for the Study of Race and Popular Culture, School of Cinematic Arts
Laurie Brand, Robert Grandford Wright Professor, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Leo B. Braudy, Leo S. Bing Chair in English and American Literature, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
John Brekke, Frances G. Larson Professor of Social Work Research, School of Social Work
Melvin Breuer, Charles Lee Powell Chair in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Viterbi School of Engineering
Dominic Brewer, Clifford H. and Betty C. Allen Professor of Urban Leadership, Rossier School of Education
Roberta Diaz Brinton, R. Pete Vanderveen Endowed Chair in Therapeutic Discovery and Development, School of Pharmacy
John L. Brodhead Jr., M.D., George N. and Mary Lou Boone Professor of Medical Excellence, Keck School of Medicine
Rebecca L. Brown, Newton Professor of Constitutional Law, Gould School of Law
Enrique Cadenas, Charles Krown/Pharmacy Alumni Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy
Douglas G. Capone, William and Julie Wrigley Chair in Environmental Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Alexander Morgan Capron, Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy and Ethics, Gould School of Law
Drew Casper, Alma and Alfred Hitchcock Chair, School of Cinematic Arts
Rudy Castruita, Irving R. Melbo Chair in Education, Rossier School of Education
Manuel Castells, Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Yang Chai, George and Mary Lou Boone Chair in Craniofacial Molecular Biology, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Winston Wan-Li Chee, Ralph W. and Jean L. Bleak Professor of Restorative Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Steven W. Chen, Hygeia Centennial Chair in Community Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy
Iris Chi, The Golden Age Association/Frances Wu Chair in Chinese Elderly, School of Social Work
Helena Chui, M.D., Raymond and Betty McCarron Chair in Neurology, Keck School of Medicine
Pinchas Cohen, William and Sylvia Kugel Dean’s Chair in Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology
Terry L. Cooper, Maria B. Crutcher Professor of Citizenship and Democratic Values, Price School of Public Policy
Midge Costin, Kay Rose Endowed Chair in the Art of Sound and Dialogue Editing, School of Cinematic Arts
Geoffrey Cowan, Annenberg Family Chair in Communication Leadership, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Cheryl Craft, Mary D. Allen Chair in Vision Research, Keck School of Medicine
Edward D. Crandall, M.D., Kenneth T. Norris Jr. Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Eileen Crimmins, ARCO/William F. Kieschnick Chair in the Neurobiology of Aging, Davis School of Gerontology
Stephen B. Cronin, Gordon B. Marshall Early Career Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
David Z. D’Argenio, Chonette Chair in Biomedical Technology, Viterbi School of Engineering
Elizabeth M. Daley, Steven J. Ross/Time Warner Endowed Dean’s Chair in Cinema-Television, School of Cinematic Arts
Antonio Damasio, David Dornsife Chair in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Hanna Damasio, Dana Dornsife Chair in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
P. Daniel Dapkus, William M. Keck Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Kelvin J. A. Davies, James E. Birren Chair in Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology
Harry DeAngelo, Kenneth King Stonier Chair in Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Mark L. DeFond, A.N. Mosich Chair in Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Tom R. Demeester, M.D., Jeffrey P. Smith Chair in Surgery, Keck School of Medicine
Alexandros G. Dimakis, Colleen and Roberto Padovani Early Career Chair in Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Mary L. Dudziak, Judge Edward J. and Ruey L. Guirado Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Shantanu Dutta, Dave and Jeanne Tappan Chair in Marketing, Marshall School of Business
David Dwyer, T. & I. Katzman/Ernst Chair in Educational Entrepreneurship, Rossier School of Education
Alice Echols, Barbra Streisand Professor of Contemporary Gender Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Kathleen Ell, Ernest P. Larson Professor of Health, Ethnicity and Poverty, School of Social Work
James G. Ellis, Robert R. Dockson’s Dean’s Chair in Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Susan M. Enguidanos, Albert L. and Madelyne G. Hanson Family Trust Assistant Professor, Davis School of Gerontology
Jack Epps Jr., Jack Oakie Chair in Comedy, School of Cinematic Arts
Lee Epstein, Rader Family Trustee Chair in Law and Provost Professor of Law and Political Science, Gould School of Law, Office of the Provost
Iraj Ershaghi, Omar B. Milligan Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Susan R. Estrich, Robert Kingsley Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Peggy Farnham, William M. Keck Chair in Biochemistry, Keck School of Medicine
James M. Ferris, Emery Evans Olson Chair in Non-Profit Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, Price School of Public Policy
Wayne Ferson, Ivadelle and Theodore Johnson Chair in Banking and Finance, Marshall School of Business
Linda Fetters, Sykes Family Chair in Pediatric Physical Therapy, Health and Development, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Caleb E. Finch, ARCO/William F. Kieschnick Chair in the Neurobiology of Aging, Davis School of Gerontology
Peer C. Fiss, McAlister Associate Professor of Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Kate Flint, Provost Professor of English and Art History, Office of the Provost
Valerie Folkes, USC Associates Chair in Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Brian Francis, M.D., Ralph and A. Riffenburgh Professor of Glaucoma, Keck School of Medicine
Gary L. Frazier, Richard and Jarda Hurd Chair in Distribution Management, Marshall School of Business
Baruch Frenkel, D.M.D., J. Harold and Edna L. LaBriola Chair in Genetic Orthopaedic Research, Keck School of Medicine
Eric Friedlander, Dean’s Professor of Mathematics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Jed Fuhrman, McCulloch-Crosby Chair in Marine Biology, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Tracy Fullerton, Electronic Arts Endowed Chair in Interactive Entertainment, School of Cinematic Arts
Karen Symms Gallagher, Emery Stoops and Joyce King‑Stoops Dean’s Chair in Education, Rossier School of Education
Ronald R. Garet, Carolyn Craig Franklin Chair in Law and Religion, Gould School of Law
Elizabeth Garrett, Frances R. and John J. Duggan Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Frank Gehry, Judge Widney Professor of Architecture, School of Architecture
Murray Gell-Mann, Presidential Professor of Physics and Medicine, Keck School of Medicine and Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Roger Ghanem, Gordon S. Marshall Professor of Engineering Technology, Viterbi School of Engineering
Rod Gilfry, Stephen Crocker Professor of Music, Thornton School of Music
Parkash Gill, M.D., Renette and Marshall Ezralow Family Chair in Cancer Therapeutics, Keck School of Medicine
Dana Gioia, Judge Widney Professor of Poetry and Public Culture, Office of the Provost
Genevieve Giuliano, Margaret and John Ferraro Chair in Effective Local Government, Price School of Public Policy
Dana B. Goldman, Norman Topping/National Medical Enterprises Chair in Medicine and Public Policy, Price School of Public Policy
Solomon Golomb, Andrew and Erna Viterbi Chair in Communications, Viterbi School of Engineering
Michael I. Goran, The Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Chair in Childhood Obesity and Diabetes, Keck School of Medicine
Midori Goto, Jascha Heifetz Chair in Violin and Distinguished Professor of Strings/Harp, Thornton School of Music
Elizabeth Graddy, Jeffrey J. Miller Chair in Government, Business and the Economy, Price School of Public Policy
Richard K. Green, Lusk Chair in Real Estate, Price School of Public Policy
Thomas D. Griffith, John B. Milliken Professor of Taxation, Gould School of Law
Ariela J. Gross, John B. and Alice R. Sharp Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Stephen B. Gruber, H. Leslie Hoffman and Elaine S. Hoffman Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Wolf Gruner, Shapell-Guernin Chair in Jewish Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Noberto Grzywacz, Dwight C. and Hildagarde E. Baum Chair in Biomedical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Gillian K. Hadfield, Richard L. and Antoinette Schamoi Kirtland Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Robert Haile, AFLAC Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Kenneth Hall, Ken Wannberg Endowed Chair in Music Editing, School of Cinematic Arts
Sarah F. Hamm-Alvarez, Gavin S. Herbert Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy
Jay T. Harris, Wallis Annenberg Chair in Journalism and Democracy, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Lawrence E. Harris, Fred V. Keenan Chair in Finance, Marshall School of Business
Hossein Hashemi, Ming Hsieh Faculty Fellow in Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
James F. Haw, Ray R. Irani, Chairman of Occidental Petroleum Corp., Chair in Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Dennis Hedgecock, Paxson H. Offield Professor of Fisheries Ecology, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
James Heft, Alton M. Brooks Professor of Religion, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Robert W. Hellwarth, George T. Pfleger Chair in Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Brian E. Henderson, M.D., Kenneth T. Norris Jr. Chair in Epidemiology, Keck School of Medicine
Guilbert C. Hentschke, Richard T. Cooper and Mary Catherine Cooper Chair in Public School Administration, Rossier School of Education
Cynthia B. Herrup, John R. Hubbard Chair in British History, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
James Higginbotham, Linda MacDonald Hilf Chair in Philosophy, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
David Hinton, M.D., Gavin S. Herbert Professor of Vision Research, Keck School of Medicine
Dorit S. Hochbaum, Daniel J. Epstein Family Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
Andrea Hodge, Philip & Cayley MacDonald Early Career Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
Howard N. Hodis, Harry J. Bauer and Dorothy Bauer Rawlins Professor of Cardiology, Keck School of Medicine
William W. Holder, Alan Casden Dean’s Chair at the Leventhal School of Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Chi-Lin Hsieh, Catherine and Joseph Aresty Chair in Urologic Research, Keck School of Medicine
Qiang Huang, Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Mark Humayun, Cornelius J. Pings Chair in Biomedical Sciences, Office of the Provost
Mingyi Hung, Arthur Anderson & Co. Alumni Professor of Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Ray R. Irani, Judge Widney Professor of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Viterbi School of Engineering
Judy Irola, Conrad Hall Chair in Cinematography and Color Timing, School of Cinematic Arts
John A. Irvine, M.D., A. Ray Irvine Chair in Clinical Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine
Sherman Jackson, King Faisal Chair in Islamic Thought and Culture, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Rahul Jain, Kenneth C. Dahlberg Early Career Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
Bruce Jansson, Driscoll/Clevenger Professor of Social Policy and Administration, School of Social Work
Henry Jenkins, Provost Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, School of Cinematic Arts
Richard B. Jewell, Hugh M. Hefner Chair for the Study of American Film, School of Cinematic Arts
Kathleen A. Johnson, William A. Heeres and Josephine A. Heeres Endowed Chair in Community Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy
Edward George Jones, Judge Widney Professor of Cell and Neurobiology, Keck School of Medicine
Peter A. Jones, H. Leslie Hoffman and Elaine S. Hoffman Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Thomas Jordan, W. M. Keck Foundation Chair in Geological Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Jae Jung, Fletcher Jones Foundation Chair of Molecular Biology and Immunology, Keck School of Medicine
Richard L. Kahn, Rex Ingraham Chair in Restorative Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Peggy Kamuf, Marion Frances Chevalier Professor of French, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Mark E. Kann, USC Associates Chair in Social Science, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Eva Kanso, Associate Professor and Zohrab A. Kaprielian Fellow in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Martin H. Kaplan, Norman Lear Chair in Entertainment, Media and Society, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Neil Kaplowitz, M.D., USC Associates/Thomas H. Brem Chair in Medicine, and Veronica P. Budnick, M.D., Chair in Liver Disease, Keck School of Medicine
W. Martin Kast, Walter A. Richter Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Steve A. Kay, Anna H. Bing Dean’s Chair in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Gregory C. Keating, William T. Dalessi Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Lane Kiffin, Charles E. and Janet R. Elerding Head Coach Position for the Cardinal Team, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
James R. Kincaid, Aerol Arnold Chair in English, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Ralph Kirshbaum, Gregor Piatigorsky Chair in Violoncello, Thornton School of Music
Daniel M. Klerman, Charles L. and Ramona I. Hilliard Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Bob G. Knight, Merle H. Bensinger Professor of Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology
Jack H. Knott, C. Erwin and Ione L. Piper Dean’s Chair, Price School of Public Policy
James Knowles, Della Martin Chair in Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Keck School of Medicine
Bhaskar Krishnamachari, Ming Hsieh Faculty Fellow in Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Charles A. Lagreco, MacDonald and Diane Rusling Becket Professor of Community Design, School of Architecture
Daniel Lainer-Vos, Ruth Ziegler Early Career Chair in Jewish Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Terence G. Langdon, William E. Leonard Professor of Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Amy S. Lee, Judy and Larry Freeman Chair in Basic Science Research, Keck School of Medicine
George Lefcoe, Ervin and Florine Yoder Chair in Real Estate Law, Gould School of Law
Martin L. Levine, UPS Foundation Chair in Law and Gerontology, Gould School of Law
Pat Levitt, Provost Professor of Cell and Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Psychology, Keck School of Medicine
Mark Lew, M.D., Joseph P. Van Der Meulen, M.D., Chair in Parkinson’s Disease Research in Honor of Robert J. Pasarow, Keck School of Medicine
Michael Lieber, M.D., Rita and Edward Polusky Chair in Basic Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Gary Lieskovsky, M.D., Donald G. Skinner Chair in Urology, Keck School of Medicine
Valter Longo, Edna M. Jones Chair in Gerontology, School of Gerontology
Abraham F. Lowenthal, Robert F. Erburu Chair, Emeritus, in Ethics, Globalization and Development
Stephen C-Y Lu, David Packard Chair in Manufacturing Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
George Lucas, Presidential Professor of Cinematic Arts, Office of the Provost
Thomas D. Lyon, Judge Edward J. and Ruey L. Guirado Endowed Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
Qingyun Ma, Della and Harry MacDonald Dean’s Chair in Architecture, School of Architecture
Deborah MacInnis, Charles L. and Ramona I. Hilliard Professor of Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Anupam Madhukar, Kenneth T. Norris Professor of Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Pascal Magne, Don and Sybil Harrington Foundation Chair in Esthetic Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Peter C. Mancall, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Andrei Marmor, Maurice Jones, Jr., Class of 1925 Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
John Matsusaka, Charles F. Sexton Chair in American Enterprise, Marshall School of Business
Tony Maxworthy, Smith International Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Doe Mayer, Mary Pickford Foundation Endowed Chair, School of Cinematic Arts
Dan Mazmanian, Judith & John Bedrosian Chair in Governance & Public Enterprise, Price School of Public Policy
Edward J. McCaffery, Robert C. Packard Trustee Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
Jacquelyn McCroskey, John Milner Professor of Child Welfare, School of Social Work
Mathew D. McCubbins, Provost Professor of Business, Law, and Political Economy, Marshall School of Business
Daniel McFadden, Presidential Professor of Health Economics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Price School of Public Policy
Andrew P. McMahon, Provost Professor and W. M. Keck Professor of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Dan Meis, Nancy M. and Edward D. Fox Urban Design Critic, School of Architecture
Glenn A. Melnick, Blue Cross of California Chair in Health Care Finance, Price School of Public Policy
Ellis Meng, Viterbi Early Career Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Kenneth A. Merchant, Deloitte & Touche LLP Chair in Accountancy, Marshall School of Business
Donald Miller, Leonard K. Firestone Professor of Religion, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Gene Miller, Orfalea Director’s Chair in Entrepreneurship, Marshall School of Business
Norman Miller, Mendel B. Silberberg Professor of Social Psychology, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Bob Mintzer, Bowen H. “Buzz” McCoy and Barbara M. McCoy Endowed Chair in Jazz, Thornton School of Music
Daniel R. Mishell Jr., M.D., Lyle G. McNeile Professor of Obstetrics, Keck School of Medicine
Sanjit Mitra, Stephen and Etta Varra Professor, Viterbi School of Engineering
Tania Modleski, Florence R. Scott Professor of English, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Michàlle E. Mor Barak, Lenore Stein-Wood and William S. Wood Professor in Social Work and Business in a Global Society, School of Social Work
C. Paul Morrow, M.D., Charles F. and Helen Ann Langmade Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keck School of Medicine
Roseann Mulligan, Charles M. Goldstein Professor of Community Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
E. Phillip Muntz, Arthur B. Freeman Professor of Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Kevin J. Murphy, Kevin L. Trefftzs Chair in Finance, Marshall School of Business
Rev. Cecil (Chip) Murray, John R. Tansey Chair in Christian Ethics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Juliet Musso, Houston Flournoy Professor of State Government, Price School of Public Policy
Shrikanth Narayanan, Viterbi Professor of Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Robert S. Nelson, Provost Professor of Art History and Classics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Kenneth H. Nealson, Wrigley Chair in Environmental Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Chester A. Newland, Frances R. and John J. Duggan Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, Price School of Public Policy
John T. Nicoloff, M.D., Bernard J. Hanley Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
C. L. Max Nikias, Robert C. Packard President’s Chair, Office of the President
Steven R. Nutt, M.C. Gill Chair in Composite Materials, Viterbi School of Engineering
George A. Olah, Donald P. and Katherine B. Loker Chair in Organic Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Michael L. Paine, D.D.S., USC Associates Assistant Professor of Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Lawrence A. Palinkas, Frances L. and Albert G. Feldman Endowed Professor of Social Policy and Health, School of Social Work
C.W. Park, Joseph A. DeBell Chair in Business Administration, Marshall School of Business
Carlos N. Pato, M.D., Franz Alexander Professor of Psychiatry, Keck School of Medicine
Michele T. Pato, M.D., Della Martin Chair in Psychiatry, Keck School of Medicine
Michael J. Patzakis, M.D., Vincent and Julia Meyer Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine
Donald M. Paul, William M. Keck Professor of Energy Resources, Price School of Public Policy, Viterbi School of Engineering
Martin Pera, William M. Keck Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
M. Hashem Pesaran, John Elliott Chair in Economics, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Nicos Petasis, Harold and Lillian Moulton Chair in Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
John M. Peters, Hastings Professor of Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Zbigniew Petrovich, M.D., Albert Soiland Professor of Radiation Biology, Keck School of Medicine
Joan Piggott, Gordon L. MacDonald Chair in History, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Michelle Povinelli, Women in Science and Engineering Junior Gabilan Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
G.K. Surya Prakash, George A. and Judith A. Olah Nobel Laureate Chair in Hydrocarbon Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Viktor Prasanna, Charles Lee Powell Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Michael Press, M.D., Harold E. Lee Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Carmen A. Puliafito, M.D., May S. and John Hooval Dean’s Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Jon Pynoos, UPS Foundation Chair in Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology
S. Joe Qin, Fluor Professor of Process Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Catherine Quinlan, Valerie and Ronald Sugar Dean’s Chair of the USC Libraries, USC Libraries
Shahbudin H. Rahimtoola, M.D., George C. Griffith Chair in Cardiology, Keck School of Medicine
Nandini Rajagopalan, Capt. Henry W. Simonsen Chair in Strategic Entrepreneurship, Marshall School of Business
Simon Ramo, Presidential Chair, Viberti School of Engineering
Narsing Rao, M.D., Rupert and Gertrude Stieger Vision Research Chair, Keck School of Medicine
Robert K. Rasmussen, Carl Mason Franklin Dean’s Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
Hanna Reisler, Lloyd Armstrong, Jr. Chair for Science and Engineering, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Aristides A. G. Requicha, Gordon S. Marshall Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
H. Robert Reynolds, H. Robert Reynolds Chair in Wind Conducting, Thornton School of Music
Dale H. Rice, M.D., Leon J. Tiber and David S. Alpert Chair in Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Harry W. Richardson, James Irvine Chair in Urban and Regional Planning, Price School of Public Policy
Daria Roithmayr, George T. and Harriet E. Pfleger Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
Sheldon M. Ross, Daniel J. Epstein Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
John Carlos Rowe, USC Associates Chair in Humanities, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Robert Rueda, Stephen Crocker Professor of Education, Rossier School of Education
Stephen J. Ryan, M.D., Grace and Emery Beardsley Chair in Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine
Avishai Sadan, G. Donald and Marian James Montgomery Dean’s Chair in Dentistry, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Alfredo A. Sadun, M.D., Flora L. Thornton Chair in Vision Research, Keck School of Medicine
Muhammad Sahimi, N.I.O.C. Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Elyn R. Saks, Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Jonathan M. Samet, M.D., Flora L. Thornton Chair in Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
Terence David Sanger, Provost Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Neurology, and Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Viterbi School of Engineering
Alexander A. Sawchuck, Leonard Silverman Chair, Viterbi School of Engineering
Lawrence Scarpa, Jon Adams Jerde, FAIA Chair in Architecture, School of Architecture
Leonard D. Schaeffer, Judge Widney Professor and Chair, Price School of Public Policy
Alice Schoenfeld, Alice and Eleanore Schoenfeld Endowed Chair in String Instruction, Thornton School of Music
Robert A. Scholtz, Fred H. Cole Professor of Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Oliver Schulze, A.C. Martin Visiting Professor of Architectural Design, School of Architecture
Ellen Seiter, Stephen K. Nenno Endowed Chair in Television Studies, School of Cinematic Arts
F. Stan Settles, IBM Chair in Engineering Management, Viterbi School of Engineering
Michael H. Shapiro, Dorothy W. Nelson Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Wei-Chiang Shen, John A. Biles Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy
Randolph Sherman, M.D., Audrey Skirball-Kenis Chair in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keck School of Medicine
Jean Chen Shih, Boyd P. and Elsie D. Welin Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy
Stuart E. Siegel, M.D., Stuart E. Siegel Chair in Pediatric Oncology, Keck School of Medicine
Leonard M. Silverman, Fred W. O’Green Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Melvin Silverstein, M.D., Henrietta C. Lee Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
James H.S. Simon, Wayne G. and Margaret L. Bemis Professor of Endondontics, Ostrow School of Dentistry
Larry G. Simon, Herbert W. Armstrong Professor of Constitutional Law, Gould School of Law
Uttam Sinha, M.D., Watt Family Chair in Head and Neck Cancers, Keck School of Medicine
Constantinos Sioutas, Fred Champion Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Donald Skinner, M.D., Hanson-White Chair in Medical Research, Keck School of Medicine
W. David Slawson, Torey H. Webb Professor of Law, Emeritus, Gould School of Law
Bruce Smith, Dean’s Professor of English, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Edwin M. Smith, Leon Benwell Professor of Law, Gould School of Law
Ronald E. Smith, Charles S. and Hildegard Warren Chair in Vision Research, Keck School of Medicine
Vaughn A. Starnes, H. Russell Smith Foundation Chair for Stem Cell and Cardiovascular Thoracic Research, Keck School of Medicine
Nancy Staudt, Edward G. Lewis Endowed Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
William H. Steier, William M. Hogue Professor of Electrical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Nomi M. Stolzenberg, Nathan and Lilly Shapell Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
Christopher D. Stone, J. Thomas McCarthy Trustee Chair in Law, Gould School of Law
K.R. Subramanyam, KPMG Foundation Professor of Accounting, Marshall School of Business
Larry Swanson, Milo Don and Lucille Appleman Professor of Biological Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Mary Sweeney, M.A., The Dino and Martha De Laurentiis Endowed Professorship, School of Cinematic Arts
Shui-Yan Tang, Frances R. and John J. Duggan Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, Price School of Public Policy
Simon Tavare, George and Louise Kawamoto Chair in Biological Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Gerard J. Tellis, Jerry and Nancy Neely Chair in American Enterprise, Marshall School of Business
Shang-Hua Teng, Seeley G. Mudd Professor of Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Dickran M. Tevrizian Jr., Judge Widney Chair, Office of the Provost
Duncan Thomas, Verna R. Richter Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Richard F. Thompson, University Professor Emeritus and William M. Keck Chair Emeritus in Psychology and Biological Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
James Tibone, M.D., Moss Foundation Professor of Sports Medicine in Memory of Dr. Robert K. Kerlan, Keck School of Medicine
William G. Tierney, Leslie Wilbur and Norma Lash Wilbur-Evelyn Kieffer Professor of Higher Education, Rossier School of Education
Penelope Trickett, David Lawrence Stein/ Violet Goldberg Sachs Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work
Debasish Tripathy, Dr. Arthur and Priscilla Ulene Chair in Women’s Cancer, Keck School of Medicine
Theodore T. Tsotsis, Robert E. Vivian Chair in Energy Resources, Viterbi School of Engineering
Lawrence Turman, Fran and Ray Stark Endowed Chair, School of Cinematic Arts
Mark Urata, Audrey Skirball-Kenis Chair for Colorectal Diseases, Keck School of Medicine
R. Pete Vanderveen, John Stauffer Dean’s Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy
William Armando Vega, Provost Professor of Social Work, Preventative Medicine, Psychiatry, Family Medicine and Gerontology, Office of the Provost
Andrew J. Viterbi, Presidential Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Hai Wang, Northrop Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Michael S. Waterman, USC Associates Chair in Natural Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Gary Watson, Provost Professor of Philosophy and Law, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
John Watson, Dana and Albert “Cubby” Broccoli Endowed Chair in Producing, School of Cinematic Arts
Leslie P. Weiner, M.D., Richard Angus Grant, Sr., Chair in Neurology, Leslie P. Weiner Chair in Neurology, Keck School of Medicine
Ruth Weisberg, Ruth Weisberg Professorship in Drawing, Roski School of Fine Arts
Martin H. Weiss, M.D., Martin H. Weiss Chair in Neurosurgery, Keck School of Medicine
A. Joshua West, Wilford and Daris Zinsmeyer Early Career Chair in Marine Studies, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Randolph W. Westerfield, Charles B. Thornton Professor of Finance, Marshall School of Business
Kathleen H. Wilber, Mary Pickford Foundation Professor of Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology
Alan Willner, Steven and Kathryn Sample Chair in Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
Ernest James Wilson III, Walter H. Annenberg Chair in Communication, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Diane Winston, Knight Chair in Media and Religion, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Curt Wittig, Paul A. Miller Chair in Letters, Arts and Sciences, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Priscilla Wohlstetter, Diane and MacDonald Becket Professor of Educational Policy, Rossier School of Education
Michael K. Wong, M.D., Berle and Lucy Adams Chair in Cancer Research, Keck School of Medicine
Wendy Wood, Provost Professor of Psychology and Business, Marshall School of Business and Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Yannis C. Yortsos, Zohrab A. Kaprielian Dean’s Chair in Engineering and Chester F. Dolley Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering
S. Mark Young, George Bozanic and Holman G. Hurt Chair in Sports and Entertainment Business, Marshall School of Business
Fernando Zapatero, Robert G. Kirby Chair in Behavioral Finance, Marshall School of Business
Elizabeth M. Zelinski, Rita and Edward Polusky Chair in Education and Aging, Davis School of Gerontology
Robert Zemeckis, Judge Widney Professor, Office of the Provost
Bruce Zuckerman, Myron and Marian Casden Directorship of the Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences