USC trustee Ray R. Irani Ph.D. ’57 and USC University Professor Michael Waterman have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
An alumnus of USC Dornsife, Irani is executive chairman of the… more>
Three USC Dornsife professors have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), recognizing their contributions to science and technology.
AAAS — known colloquially as… more>
Waterman Presented Honorary Doctorate
by Ambrosia Viramontes-Brody
Michael Waterman, widely regarded as the founding father of computational biology, openly admits he has never taken a biology course.
There was however a… more>
USC President Steven B. Sample has appointed neuroscientist Richard Thompson, a leading authority on learning and memory, and holder of the William M. Keck Chair in Biological Sciences in USC College, as University… more>
David Caron, a professor of biological sciences in USC College, has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology (AAM).
Caron is one of 54 scientists elected to the academy this year. Fellows are chosen… more>
USC President Steven B. Sample has appointed Percival Everett II, award-winning novelist and professor of English in USC College, as a Distinguished Professor.
This title, currently held by 17 professors university-wide, is… more>