Dr. Denise Kwok was promoted to Deputy Athletic Director for Internal Operations and Senior Woman Administrator in October 2023, overseeing athletics admissions, academic advising and support, personal and career development, student services, department Title IX and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion programming. Kwok is the primary point of administrative contact for USC Athletic Medicine (sport psychology, nutrition, athletic training) and Office of Athletics Compliance and serves as the sport administrator for beach volleyball. In the critical role of Senior Woman Administrator, Kwok represents the department on Conference matters.

Kwok’s career includes more than 20 years of service at USC. Her previous roles include Interim Executive Administrator, Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Development, Associate Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Academic Services, Assistant Athletic Director and Assistant Vice Provost for Undergraduate Programs at USC.

Kwok earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at USC Rossier School of Education in 2004.

Originally from Tiburon, California, Kwok is married to Dr. Roy Fu and has two children, Madelyn and Tyler.

Contact Information:
Office: (213) 440-3120
email: dkwok@usc.edu