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Associate dean Larry Auerbach brings Hollywood expertise to USC role

Associate dean Larry Auerbach brings Hollywood expertise to USC role

The gig: Larry Auerbach is associate dean of student industry relations at USC's School of Cinematic Arts, where he has worked since 1992. He spearheaded the Graduate Certificate in the Business of Entertainment and later the Business of Cinematic Arts program for undergrads. Before USC, he worked at the William Morris talent agency for 47 years. He turns 86 next month and holds the Larry Auerbach Endowed Chair. Entry level: Auerbach says he didn't know what a talent agency was before he started working part time in William Morris' New York mail room while he was still in high school. Soon, the Brooklyn native was booking live acts in nightclubs and theaters. He then moved...

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