As a research institute of the University of Southern California, the Institute for Creative Technologies offers academic opportunities in a multidisciplinary, creative environment that encourages collaboration across a number of fields, including computer science, psychology and interactive media.
From summer interns to post-doctoral researchers, students are key contributors to ICT’s research and development efforts to advance the state-of-the art in immersive technologies.
Our distinguished faculty have been recognized as the top in their fields in graphics and virtual humans research, cognitive architectures, contributions to the AI community, emotion modeling and social simulation. One even received an Academy Award. In addition to their research at ICT, they teach courses on the USC campus and publish regularly in leading international journals and present at major conferences related to their research areas.