Susan Metros

Expert in new and emerging educational technology, including multimedia, visual and digital interactive

Associate Vice Provost and Associate CIO

Professor of Visual Design and Clinical Education

USC Rossier School of Education

USC Roski School of Fine Art

USC Information Technology Services


  • visual literacy
  • emerging technologies
  • educational and instructional technology
  • multimedia and video
  • mobile learning
  • distance/online learning
  • millennial generation learners
  • learning spaces
  • learning environments
  • new media
  • social networking
  • social collaboration
  • Web 2.0
  • technology-enhanced learning
  • information technology leadership
  • mentoring

Additional Information

    Metros is associate vice provost and associate chief information officer for Technology Enhanced Learning at USC. She also holds professorships in visual design and clinical education. In her executive role, she leads the academic community in integrating new and emerging education and communication technologies into teaching, learning, research and outreach. In her role as educator and designer, she teaches courses in digital and multimedia literacies and has served as principal visual designer on several international-award-winning multimedia projects. She has published and presented widely on information technology leadership and mentoring, visual and multimedia literacy, digital scholarship, and the role of technology in transforming education to be interactive and learner-driven.

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