USC Experts

Wael AbdAlmageed

Expert in applying large-scale machine learning techniques to computer vision and image processing problems, implementing machine learning and computer vision algorithms on modern high performance and distributed computing platforms

Cleopatra Abdou

Expert in culture and ethnicity, pregnancy, child development and psychology

Thomas M. Abrams

Award-winning screenwriter and director with expertise in cinema studies and the film industry

Leonard Adleman

Expert in DNA computing and the protection of electronic data

Paul S. Adler

Management expert specializing in organization design and environmental sustainability

Robert Adler

Pediatrics expert specializing in child safety, lead exposure and dermatology

David Agus

David Agus

Expert in breast cancer research, biotech and personal genomics

Kamy Akhavan

Expert in polarization, unconscious bias, politics, nonprofit, leadership, tribalism, bridging divides, media literacy, civics, debate, management.

Shafiqa Ahmadi

Expert on diversity and legal protection of underrepresented students, including female Muslims and sexual assault survivors

Gene H. Albrecht

Anatomy and biostatistics expert specializing in the evolution and morphology of primates

Julie Albright

Expert in popular culture, infidelity, relationship issues and online dating

Jon-Patrick Allem

Expert in social media, health communication, and emerging tobacco products.


Evelyn Alsultany, Associate Professor, American Studies and Ethnicity, black and white portrait photo with colored background.

Evelyn Alsultany

Expert in history of representations of Arabs and Muslims in the U.S. media and on forms of anti-Arab and anti-Muslim racism.

Scott A. Altman

Family law expert specializing in alimony, marital property and child support and custody

Arun Amar

Expert on spinal cord injuries, aneurysms, strokes and brain tumors

Mike Ananny, expert in new media technology and online journalism

Mike Ananny

Expert in new media technologies, digital journalism, press ethics and public culture

Elaine S. Andersen

Expert in children’s language acquisition, parent/child linguistic interaction and the linguistic impairment in normal and atypical aging

Mary Andres

An expert on couples’ counseling, sexuality and drug abuse

Doug Andrews

Expert in effective corporate communication strategies

Margo K. Apostolos

Expert in robot dance choreography, dance for sports and art and technology

Yigal Arens

Expert in artificial intelligence, digital government and the use of information technology by public institutions

Raquel D. Arias

Women’s issues expert specializing in menopause, breast disease and contraception

Andrea Armani, expert in the interaction of light and biology, especially biomedical devices

Andrea Armani

Expert in materials and laser-based devices, especially for quantum applications and biomedical diagnostics

Norman Arnheim

Expert in the human genome project and molecular and computational biology

Jerry Arnold

Expert in accounting policy setting, the Securities and Exchange Commission, private sector policy setting and the needs of small businesses

Ravi Aron

Expert in outsourcing and global sourcing of services and business processes

T. Em Arpawong, PhD, MPH Research Assistant Professor of Gerontology Director of the Gerontology Bioinformatics Core, portrait photo.

T. Em Arpawong

Expert in emotional and cognitive health in aging, stress and adversity related to socioeconomic disparity in regards to the lifespan.

Valerie Askanas

Neurology expert specializing in neuromuscular diseases, especially among the elderly

Larry Auerbach

Film industry expert specializing in the role of the agent in television and motion pictures