Frances J. Richmond, Chair, Department of Regulatory and Quality Sciences

Frances J. Richmond, PhD
Chair, Department of Regulatory and Quality Sciences
Professor
Phone: 323-442-3531
fjr@usc.edu

The Chair, Department of Regulatory and Quality Sciences, reports to the dean and has the following administrative responsibilities in the School:

· Serving as the department’s chief academic officer, overseeing the department’s contributions to the School’s educational programs

· Working in partnership with the associate deans to initiate and direct plans for faculty recruitment and retention, as well as appointments, promotion, tenure and post-tenure actions in compliance with all School and University policies

· Managing department personnel activities, including staff evaluations, ensuring consistency in the enforcement of policies

· Representing the department within the School, the University and with external constituencies and partners

· Acting as the department’s chief administrative officer, managing the budget and accounts supporting the department’s functions

· Mentoring junior faculty