Discovery School Coordinators

Discovery Scholars School Coordinators are listed below for each USC School. After reading the criteria and requirements, applicants should contact the School Coordinator directly for more detailed information on format, content, and other specifics.

Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Suzanne Alcantara, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs & Director of Career Development |

Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Amber Bennett, Assistant Director of Admissions & Academic Advisor |

Davis School of Gerontology
Maria Henke, Associate Dean |
Caroline Cicero, Instructional Associate Professor |

Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Debbie Williams, Dornsife Business Officer |

Iovine and Young Academy
Jessica Vernon, Assistant Dean for Admission and Student Affairs |

Kaufman School of Dance
Anne Aubert-Santelli, Assistant Dean of Admission & Student Services |

Keck School of Medicine
Elahe Nezami, Associate Dean and Director for Undergraduate Studies in Health Promotion |
Stephen Perry, Academic Advisor |

Marshall School of Business and Leventhal School of Accounting
Tyrone Callahan, Vice Dean of Undergraduate Programs |

Price School of Public Policy
Julie Kim, Director of Academic Programs |

Roski School of Art and Design
Antonio Bartolome, Student Services Manager |

Thornton School of Music
Phillip M. Placenti, Associate Dean, Admission and Student Affairs |

USC School of Architecture
Jen Park, Executive Director Of Student Services |

USC School of Cinematic Arts
Marcus Anderson, Director of Student Affairs |
Interim: Richard Amador, Scholarship & Programs Coordinator |

USC School of Dramatic Arts
Daniel Leyva, Academic Advisor |

USC School of Pharmacy
Randa Issa, Academic Program Administrator |
For Capstone Project criteria, contact School Coordinator directly.

Viterbi School of Engineering
Monica De Los Santos, Director, Women in Engineering and Undergraduate Programs  |

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