Info for current Rossier

Endowed (named) Faculty Chairs/Professorships

Dr. Ron Avi Astor, USC Rossier School of EducationRon Avi Astor

Richard M. and Ann L. Thor Professor in Urban Social Development (Social Work)



Dr. Dominic BrewerDominic J. Brewer

Clifford H. and Betty C. Allen Professorship in Urban Leadership



Rudy CastruitaRudy Castruita

Irving R. and Virgina Archer Melbo Chair in Educational Administration



David C. Dwyer Research Professor and Katzman-Ernst Chair in Educational Entrepreneurship, Technology, and InnovationDavid C. Dwyer

John Katzman – Alicia Ernst Chair in Educational Entrepreneurship, Technology and Innovation



Karen Symms GallagherKaren Symms Gallagher

Emery Stoops and Joyce King Stoops Dean’s Chair



Dr. Guilbert C. HentschkeGuilbert C. Hentschke

Richard T. Cooper and Mary Catherine Cooper Chair in Public School Administration



Dr. Robert RuedaRobert Rueda

Stephen Crocker Professorship in Education



Dr. William Tierney, Wilbur-Kieffer Professor of Higher Education and Director of Center for Higher Education Policy AnalysisWilliam G. Tierney

Les Wilbur-Evelyn Kieffer Professorship in Higher Education




Diane and McDonald Becket Professorship in Educational Policy





Robert A. Naslund Chair