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College of Arts and Sciences


Distinguished Faculty Members

NAS Members
Richard A. Webb, Center of Excellence Professorship in Experimental Nanoscale Physics & John M. Palms Bicentennial Chair, Dept of Physics & Astronomy


NEH Fellows
Marjorie Spruill (2010), Professor of History 

Thomas Joseph Brown (2008)
, Associate Professor of History, Associate Director of Institue for Southern Studies 

Paul Johnson (2006)
, Professor Emeritus, Dept of History 

David Lee Miller (2006), Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of English Language & Literature
Elena Osokina (2005), Associate Professor of History
Kathryn Edwards (2004), Associate Professor of History 

Paul A. Miller (2004)
, Carolina Distinguished Professor of Classics & Comparative Literature, Dept of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Kurt G. Goblirsch (2003), Professor of German, Dept of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures 

Michael C. Scardaville (2003)
, Associate Professor of History 

David Cowart (2002), Louise Fry Scudder Professor of English Language and Literature

Anne M. Blackburn (2001)
, Dept of Religous Studies 
Cynthia J. Davis (2001), Associate Professor of English 

Lacy K. Ford (2000)
, Professor and Chair, Department of History
Lawrence B. Glickman (2000), Professor of History


AAAS Fellows
Richard D. Adams, Carolina Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

S. Miachael Angel
, Professor and Fred M. Weissman Palmetto Chair in Chemical Ecology, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry

James Appel
, Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Dept of Psychology

Brian Benicewicz
, USC Educational Foundation Distinguished Professor and SmartState Endowed Chair in Polymer Nanocomposites, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Ron Benner, Professor of Biological Sciences & Marine Sciences
Frank Berger, Professor of Biological sciences and Director of Center for Colon Cancer Research
Rosemarie Booze, Professor and Bicentennial Chair in Behavioral Neuroscience, Dept of Psychology
Susan L. Cutter, Carolina Distinguished Professor of Geography, Director of Hazards & Vulnerability Institute

John H. Dawson
, Carolina Distinguished Professor and Chair of Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Mary Anne Fitzpatrick, Carolina Educational Foundation Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences

William Graf
, Interim Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Education, College of Arts & Sciences, University Foundation Distinguished Chair of Department Geography
Austin Hughes, Professor of Biological Sciences, Director of the Institute for Biological Research and Technology

Don M. Jordan
, Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, Center for Science Education

Stephen Kresovich
, SmartState Endowed Chair of Genomics, Dept of Biological Sciences
Lukasz Lebioda, Professor and Guy F. Lipscomb Chair, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Charles Mactutus
, Professor, Dept of Psychology

Jim Morris
, Distinguished Professor of Marine Studies & Professor of Biological and Marine Sciences, Director of Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine & Coastal Sciences

Timothy A. Mousseau
, Professor of Biological Sciences
Prakash Nagarkatti, Vice President for Research and Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of Pathology and Microbiology

Daniel Reger
, Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry
John Richards, Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of Psychology
John L. Safko, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy
Roger H. Sawyer, Carolina Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences, Senior Associate Dean of Natural Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences

James Sodetz
, Carolina Distinguished Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Robert Thunell
, Carolina Distinguished Professor of Geological Sciences, Director of Marine Science Program
Thomas Vogt, Educational Foundation Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Director of USC Nanocenter

Sarah Woodin
, Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of Biological Sciences

Norimitsu Watabe, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences
Hanno zur Loye, David W. Robinson Palmetto Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Director of Powder X-ray Diffraction Facility


Guggenheim Fellows
Robert Brinkmeyer, (2003-2004) Professor, Dept of English Language & Literature
William Graf, (1993-1994) Interim Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Education, College of Arts & Sciences, University Foundation Distinguished Chair, Dept of Geography

David Lee Miller, (1994-1995) Carolina Distinguished Professor, Dept of English Language & Literature