Endowed Chairs and Professorships



Endowed chairs and professorships are recommended by the appropriate faculty committee and approved by the USC President in recognition of a faculty member’s exceptional distinction.

Henry Salvatori Professor of Computer Science

Robert G and Mary G. Lane Endowed Early Career Chair

Fluor Early Career Chair in Engineering

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

Stephen Schrank Early Career Chair in Civil and Environmental Engineering

David Packard Chair in Engineering

TRW Professorship in Engineering

Colleen and Roberto Padovani Early Career Chair in Electrical Engineering

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

William M. Keck Chair in Engineering

Chonette Chair in Biomedical Technology

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

William E. Leonhard Professorship in Engineering

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Omar B. Milligan Professor of Petroleum Engineering

Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Gordon S. Marshall Professor of Engineering Technology

Northrop Grumman Chair in Electrical Engineering

Lloyd F. Hunt Professor of Electrical Power Engineering

Jack Munushian Early Career Chair

Smith International Professorship in Mechanical Engineering

Ming Hsieh Faculty Fellow in Electrical Engineering-Electrophysics

George T. Pfleger Chair of Electrical Engineering

Arthur B. Freeman Professorship in Engineering

A.V. “Bal” Balakrishnan Chair

Kenneth C. Dahlberg Early Career Chair

Zohrab A. Kaprielian Fellow in Engineering

Choong Hoon Cho Chair in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Ming Hsieh Faculty Fellow in Electrical Engineering-Systems

Dean’s Professor of Electrical Engineering

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

Viterbi Professorship in Engineering

Philip and Cayley MacDonald Endowed Early Career Chair

David Packard Chair in Manufacturing Engineering

Kenneth T. Norris Professor of Metallurgical Engineering

Chan Soon-Shiong Chair

Chonette Early Career Chair

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Dwight C. and Hildagarde E. Baum Chair in Biomedical Engineering

Gabilan Distinguished Professorship in Science and Engineering

William M. Hogue Professorship in Electrical Engineering

Solomon Golomb – Andrew and Erna Viterbi Chair

Niki and Max Nikias Chair in Engineering

Michael Keston Information Sciences Institute Executive Director

M.C. Gill Chair in Composite Materials

Louise L. Dunn Endowed Professorship in Engineering

Epstein Family Chair

William M. Keck Professorship in Energy Resources

Charles Lee Powell Chair in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Stephen and Etta Varra Professorship

Louise L. Dunn Endowed Professorship in Engineering

Charles Lee Powell Chair in Engineering

Daniel J. Epstein Chair

N.I.O.C. Professor of Petroleum Engineering

Dr. Teh Fu Yen Early Career Chair

David L. Lee and Simon Ramo Chair in Health Science and Technology

John and Dorothy Shea Early Career Chair in Civil Engineering

Leonard Silverman Chair

Fred H. Cole Professorship in Engineering

Zohrab A. Kaprielian Fellow in Engineering

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Early Career Chair

IBM Professor of Engineering Management

Northrop Grumman Foundation Fred O’Green Chair in Engineering

Fred Champion Chair of Civil Engineering

Dean’s Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fletcher Jones Foundation Endowed Chair in Computer Science

Gordon S. Marshall Chair in Engineering

Helen N. and Emmett H. Jones Professorship in Engineering

Seeley G. Mudd Professor of Engineering

Robert E. Vivian Professor of Chemical Engineering

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship

Zohrab A. Kaprielian Dean’s Chair in Engineering

Steven and Kathryn Sample Chair in Engineering

Chester Dolley Chair in Petroleum Engineering

Zohrab A. Kaprielian Dean’s Chair in Engineering

WiSE Gabilan Assistant Professorship