University of Southern California

Office of the Provost

Provost Professors

Provost Professor Lee Epstein

Provost Professors are outstanding interdisciplinary scholars appointed by the provost.   They contribute to the  university by attracting excellent faculty and graduate students while adding significantly to the culture of interdisciplinary research and education that is a hallmark of academic life at USC.

Lee Epstein
Provost Professor of Law and Political Science

Kate Flint
Provost Professor of English and Art History

Scott Fraser
Provost Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Physiology and Biophysics, Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Pediatrics, Radiology and Opthalmology

Henry Jenkins
Provost Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts

Michael Kahn
Provost Professor of Medicine and Pharmacy

Pat Levitt
W.M. Keck Provost Professor of Neurogenetics, Neuroscience, Psychiatry and Pharmacy

Andrew P McMahon
W.M. Keck Provost Professor of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine and Biological Sciences

Terence Sanger, MD
Provost Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Neurology and Biokinesiology

Arthur Toga
Provost Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurology, Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, Radiology, and Biomedical Engineering

William Vega
Provost Professor of Social Work, Preventative Medicine, Psychiatry, Family Medicine and Gerontology

Gary Watson
Provost Professor of Philosophy and Law

Wendy Wood
Provost Professor of Psychology and Business