Sunday, August 17, 2014
Immigrant of the Day: Chrysostomos L. (Max) Nikias From Cyprus | President of the University of Southern California
Since becoming the University of Southern California’s eleventh president in 2010, Dr. Chrysostomos L. (Max) Nikias has articulated a pioneering vision for the elite global research university. His initiatives include recruiting world-class faculty; elevating the university’s academic medical enterprise; expanding its international presence; and setting an ambitious fundraising goal. Nikias is also recognized internationally for his research on digital signal processing, digital media systems, and biomedicine.