Our Faculty

USD’s faculty has earned the respect and recognition from communities and organizations around the world.​


Our faculty is truly world-class, recognized by their own peers for excellence in scholarship and research. Our community of scholars employ innovate interdisciplinary partnerships to encourage students to think of old problems in new ways.

A Spirit of Innovation

Our faculty ignite a spirit of innovation and service with the students through a vibrant academic experience and co-curricular activities that extend research projects and other scholarly work beyond the classroom and into global communities.

One-on-One Relationships

There exists a special relationship at USD between students and faculty, which is accentuated by small class sizes. Small class sizes help facilitate faculty-student collaborations, and undergraduate student research is a staple of a USD education.