Welcome Message from the Dean:
It is my great pleasure to welcome our new colleagues to the faculty of the USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. The arrival of such a remarkable group of distinguished scholar-teachers demonstrates our continuing commitment to reaching ever higher levels of academic excellence.
To our new colleagues: Your dedication to educating our undergraduates, some of the best and brightest in the nation, will ensure that we are among the most forward-looking and innovative liberal arts colleges in the world. Your commitment to graduate education will attract the keenest young minds to our doctoral programs so that we may train the next generation of world-class scholars. Your dedication to important research and scholarly inquiry will enable USC Dornsife to extend the limits of human knowledge while addressing the globe’s most pressing problems. Your service and leadership will ensure that we remain innovative, ambitious and guided by the highest standards of scholarship.
You provide us with new energy and new perspectives, which are preconditions for our ongoing progress.
Thanks to every member of our faculty, staff and administration who made it possible for us to attract such fine new faculty.
To our great faculty who have been promoted during the course of this year: We appreciate your continued excellence in teaching, research and service. You set an example that makes our community stronger every year.
To our recently retired colleagues: Your many contributions have built a solid foundation for the continued success of USC Dornsife. Thank you for all that you have done.
I wish you all an engaging, satisfying and productive year.
Dean, USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Anna H. Bing Dean’s Chair