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Phi Beta Kappa

Executive Council

At the start of each spring semester, the Executive Council assesses student qualifications as provided in grade reports from USC's Office of the Registrar.

Executive Council Officers 2019-2020

D. Eric Holt
Associate Professor, Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
College of Arts and Sciences

Heather Heckman
Director of Moving Image Research Collections
University Libraries

Ward Briggs
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Duncan Buell
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering and Computing

Sarah Wise
Retired Faculty, HRSM

Past President
Gwen Geidel
Research Professor and
Undergraduate Director, School of the Earth, Ocean, and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences

Executive Council Members

Lorraine Aun
Director, International Support for Faculty and Staff

Mark Cooper
Professor, English Language and Literature, Film and Media Studies Program, College of Arts and Sciences

Cynthia Davis
Professor of English and Associate Dean for Arts, Humanities, and Communications
College of Arts and Sciences

Christy Friend
Professor, English Language and Literature, College of Arts and Sciences
Director, Center for Teaching Excellence

Mary Horton
Associate Dean for Administrative Services, University Libraries

Douglas Meade
Associate Dean for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Colleges of Arts and Science
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics

Caroline Nagel
Professor and Department Chair, Geography
College of Arts and Sciences

Clifford Scott
Director, Equal Opportunity Programs

Chappell Wilson
Assistant Dean for Administration, South Carolina Honors College

Sandra Kelly (ex-officio)
Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies

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