Venkat Bhethanabotla obtained his BS from Osmania University in Hyderabad, India, and Ph.D. from Penn State in PA, USA, both in Chemical Engineering. He is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering at University of South Florida. He serves as an associate edito …READ MORE
Tim Dixon received a B.Sc. degree in 1974 from the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada , and Ph.D. in 1979 from Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego. From 19791992, he worked at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. From1992 t …READ MORE
Dr. Daly's research interests focus on zooplankton ecology with the aim of understanding the physical and biological factors that control the abundance and distribution of zooplankton and the role of zooplankton in marine food webs, biogeochemical cycles, and fisheries oceanography. Currently funded …READ MORE
Dr. Dixon's research interests focus on the role of H2O and CO2 in the generation and evolution of basaltic magmas with an emphasis on submarine volcanoes. Her work includes solubility studies of H2O and CO2 in basaltic melts, vapor saturation and degassing models, and modeling of volatile contents …READ MORE
Dennis E. Kyle majored in Biology at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (BA, 1979) and completed a PhD in Zoology at Clemson University (1984). Following a postdoctoral position at the University of Georgia, he began a 21 year association with the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAI …READ MORE
Dr. Murawski is a fisheries biologist and marine ecologist involved in understanding the impacts of human activities on the sustainability of ocean ecosystems. He has developed approaches for understanding the impacts of fishing on marine fish complexes exploited in mixed-species aggregations. Addit …READ MORE
Huseyin Arslan, professor of electrical engineering, has been named an IEEE Fellow in recognition of his contributions to spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks. Dr. Arslan’s research interests are related to advanced signal processing techniques at the physical layer, with cross-layer d …READ MORE
Dr. Sudeep Sarkar is Professor of Computer Science and Engineering and Associate Vice President for Research & Innovation at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Dr.Sarkar received his B.Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and his M. …READ MORE
As part of the Section on Neuroscience, Dr. Cesar V. Borlongan was elected as an AAAS Fellow for distinguished contributions to the field of stem cell therapy for neurological disorders, particularly for advancing translational biomedical research of cell based-therapeutics in stroke.
Cesar V. Borl …READ MORE
Shayam Mohapatra, Ph.D., is Distinguished Health Professor, vice chair for Research in Internal Medicine and director of the Division of Translational Medicine, Nanomedicine Research Center at the University of South Florida. He trained in Genetics for his Ph.D. at the Australian National Univ …READ MORE
Dr. Paul R. Sanberg is Senior Vice President for Research, Innovation & Economic Development, Distinguished University Professor, Director of the Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair, and Vice Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery in the College of Medicine, at the …READ MORE
Robert D. Frisina received his Ph.D. in Bioengineering and Neuroscience from Syracuse University's College of Engineering in 1983. He pursued postdoctoral research as an NIH Fellow in Sensory Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Rochester Medical School. He is currently Professor of Chemic …READ MORE
Anne Latowsky specializes in Medieval French literature and Latin historiography. She is the author of Emperor of the World: Charlemagne and the Construction of Imperial Authority, 800-1229 (Cornell University Press, 2013), a project which was supported by a 2009-2010 Faculty Research Fell …READ MORE
Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics
Others Awarded: 2016
James Stock, Distinguished University Professor and Frank Harvey Endowed Professor of Marketing, was recently awarded the prestigious Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics at the Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki, Finland - the first such Fulbright award given to a USF …READ MORE
Dr. Robert Hoy, an Assistant Professor at University of South Florida was recently awarded the NSF CAREER Award for “Fundamental Studies of Glassy Polymer Mechanics.” Dr. Hoy received his PhD in Physics from John Hopkins University in 2008. He was post-doctoral fellow at University of Ca …READ MORE
Awards bring prestige and recognition to the university and honor deserving scholars. They are not
only a recognition of faculty excellence, but also an important metric of institutional performance.
We are pleased to list on this site the University of South Florida faculty members with distinction
based on fellowships, prizes and awards recognized by the Association of American Universities (AAU),
Top American Research Universities (TARU), National Research Council (NRC), and other prestigious
national and international awards in different disciplines.