News & Announcements
Trevor Brown to serve as executive dean of the professional colleges
Trevor Brown, dean of the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, has accepted the additional role of executive dean for professional colleges. He will serve as chair of the professional colleges cluster and convene the leaders of the seven colleges to handle pertinent matters designated by the provost. The appointment, subject to approval by the Board of Trustees, is effective December 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022.Learn More
Linkage and Leverage Grants: Fall Cycle Deadline
The Initiative for Food and AgriCultural Transformation Linkage and Leverage Grants program seeks to Link and Leverage to address compelling food security challenges by building on our strengths in climate, environment, technology and agroecosystems; local to global engagements; new food economies; and campus food cultures and education. Deadline for fall cyle is December 19, 2019.Learn More Here
Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award Nomination Deadline
Nominations for the Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award, sponsored by Senate Diversity Committee and Human Resources, are due on Friday, January 17th, 2020.Learn More and Nominate
Distinguished Staff Award Nomination Deadline
Nomination for the Distinguished Staff Award, sponsored by the Office of Human Resources, are due on Friday, January 17th, 2020.Learn More and Nominate
I-Corps@Ohio RFPs being accepted
The deadline to apply for the I-Corps@Ohio 2020 cohort is January 21, 2020. It's a statewide program developed to assist faculty, staff and students at Ohio colleges in validating the market potential of technologies and launching startup companies. Teams that receive funding will complete an intensive eight-week, training program designed to help understand the market, develop a commercialization strategy and attain research skills for their technology.Learn More and Apply
Facilities Operations and Development recognized as leader in sustainable practices with APPA Sustainability Award
The Ohio State University Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) has received the 2017 APPA Sustainability Award. FOD’s sustainability work includes recycling and zero waste initiatives, green building guidelines, energy conservation projects and more.
Collaborative to Advance Equity Through Research
The Collaborative@OSU, part of a national consortium to develop new opportunities for scholarly research about women and girls of color, is hosting a Writing Retreat July 10th-11th, 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. in the 18th Avenue Library Research Commons. Participants must RSVP by Monday, July 3rd.
Drug Discovery Research Could Lead to Improved Cancer Treatment
The Ohio State University at Newark Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Ozlem Dogan Ekici and several of her students are conducting drug discovery research which could extend or save the lives of those suffering from Multiple myeloma. Multiple myeloma is a blood cancer that develops in the plasma cells found in bone marrow.
Joseph Brandesky tapped as interim dean and director for Lima campus
Joseph E. Brandesky Jr., PhD, The Martha W. Farmer Endowed Professor in Theatre and professor, Department of Theatre at the Ohio State University at Lima, will serve as the interim dean and director of our Lima campus. Subject to approval by the university's Board of Trustees, Professor Brandesky's appointment is effective July 8, 2017.