Our Faculty

The University of San Diego's world-renowned faculty are committed to preparing engaged, ethical and collaborative student leaders for a life of purpose and fulfillment.


The University of San Diego's award-winning faculty are recognized by their peers for excellence in scholarship and research. Our community of engaged scholars encourage the integration of knowledge and research to address challenges with local specificity and global implications.

A Spirit of Innovation

Our faculty instill a spirit of innovation through a vibrant academic experience that connects the campus community to the practice of changemaking. Because of their efforts, USD is globally recognized as an institution where innovation and entrepreneurship lead to positive change.

One-on-One Relationships

There exists a special relationship at USD between students and faculty, which is accentuated by small class sizes. These close-knit connections help facilitate faculty-student collaborations, which in turn, bolster undergraduate student research, a staple of a USD education.