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Welcome to USC WiSE

The WiSE program is a groundbreaking effort to increase the representation and success of women in science and engineering at USC through a series of creative programs that enable women to thrive at every stage of their careers.

Committed to developing fresh approaches to policies and to building a supportive environment for both women and men, the WiSE program is driving USC to the leading edge of diversity in science and engineering.

Upcoming Events


Monday March 19,2018 12:00 AM
Merit Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research- Application Deadline

Wednesday March 21,2018 12:00 AM
Gabilan Distinguished Professorship in Science and Engineering

Friday March 30,2018 12:00 AM
Hanna Reisler Mentorship Award

Monday April 02,2018 12:00 AM
WiSE Undergraduate Research Experience β€” Researchers Application Deadline

Monday April 09,2018 12:00 AM
Merit Award for Current Doctoral Students

quote_leftThe initiatives of the WiSE program are making a vital difference in the lives of women at USC. This represents a crucial investment in the advancement of scientific fields and is essential to the continued academic momentum of our university.quote_right

- C.L. Max Nikias, USC President


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Check this link often as we will post the most recent news, announcements, special programs, policies, and career development opportunities that impact the WiSE program and it’s goals. See how the WiSE program is driving USC to the leading edge of diversity in science and engineering.  


Assistant Professor Stacey Finley (Biomedical Engineering)

Stacey Finley joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering in 2013 as a Gabilan Assistant Professor. Dr. Finley directs the Computational Systems Biology Laboratory (CSBL) at USC. The CSBL constructs mechanistic models of biological processes and utilizes the models to provide quantitative insight...