Vice President for Research Announces 2014 Breakthrough Award Winners

The Office of the Vice President for Research (VPR) is pleased to announce the 2014 winners of our signature spring award programs, Breakthrough Stars and Breakthrough Graduate Scholars. These young faculty members and graduate scholars enrich student experiences through their work as teachers and mentors, and raise the profile of our university through their research and scholarly accomplishments. Through their hard work and dedication, these distinguished individuals are building bright futures not only for themselves, but also for their students, colleagues, mentors and the University of South Carolina.

2014 Breakthrough Stars

The Breakthrough Stars program recognizes junior faculty who have made considerable contributions to their field in terms of research and scholarly activity while at USC.


2014 Breakthrough Graduate Scholars

The Breakthrough Graduate Scholars program honors USC graduate students who demonstrate excellence in the classroom, and make considerable contributions to research and scholarly activities in their field.

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