USFSM is proud to showcase our world-class faculty in our Breakthrough Research Spotlights. Our professors are committed to advancing their disciplines through continuous scholarly activity that includes breakthrough research, published works and international presentations, all while continuing to provide new opportunities and career guidance for our students. In these Spotlights, we aim to highlight some of the most recent and relevant research our faculty is working on publishing. 

To learn more about Breakthrough Research efforts at USF Sarasota-Manatee, visit

Faculty members interested in learning more about the submission process can contact Dr. Anthony Coy for more information.