News & Announcements
Students find support from professors and peers in online programs
From social work to clinical research and beyond, students from across Ohio State’s online programs cite caring faculty mentors and strong peer networks with setting them up for success in their classes and their careers.Learn More
Writing Effective Assessment Questions: Multiple Choice Mayhem
This session on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., will help educators recognize high-quality, content-driven assessments and provide an opportunity to experience poorly written test items from the point of view of the test-taker. Learn multiple-choice question-writing "rules," such as including plausible distractors; recognize common test-item pitfalls, like convergence; and understand how smart test-takers use grammatical cues and distractor length to make educated guesses.Learn More and Register
KL2 Career Development Grant Info Session
The Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) KL2 Program supports the career development of junior faculty who conduct either patient-oriented or translational research. The next request for applications will be released in September. Sign up for an info session on Friday, Sept. 6 at noon at the CCTS in 260 Prior Hall.Register for the Info Session
ALX Requesting Grant Proposals
The Affordable Learning Exchange (ALX) is requesting proposals to participate in our next cohort! ALX awards grants to instructors who want to transform their courses using open and affordable course materials! There are three different grant options this year. Begin the application process today by sharing your affordability project idea with us.Learn More and Apply
Launching Your Clinical/Translational Research Career
This all-day training session on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, is offered by the Center for Clinical and Translational Science. The plenary session addresses Strategies for Successful Mentee-Driven Mentorship, by Mark Hall, MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Attendees can choose from two program tracks: Clinical and Translational Research or Management & Leadership.Learn More and Register
MSE professor honored among world’s materials research elite
Materials Science and Engineering Professor Ji-Cheng (JC) Zhao has been elected to the class of 2019 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fellows. The title of MRS Fellow honors those who are notable for their distinguished research accomplishments and their outstanding contributions to the advancement of materials research.
Ohio State Newark/COTC Announce Plans & Public Campaign for New Academic Building
Leadership at The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) has announced the planned construction of the newest addition to the Newark campus – the John and Mary Alford Center for Science and Technology.
Bell National Center’s Executive Director Awarded for Educational Research
Dr. Moore will be presented with the American Educational Research Association's (AERA) Social Justice in Education Award. Established in 2004, the Social Justice in Education Award honors an individual who has advanced social justice through education research and exemplified the goal of linking education research to social justice.
Ohio State Army ROTC wins General Douglas MacArthur Award
“Buckeyes lead the way” is the motto of The Ohio State University Army ROTC program. That determination helped the unit win the General Douglas MacArthur Award for 2017-18. The MacArthur Award was instituted in 1989 to honor the top U.S. Army Senior ROTC battalion from each of the eight Cadet Command brigades.
Postdoctoral researcher minimum salary changes effective May 1, Sept. 1
As part of a strategic emphasis on enhancing postdoctoral status, all postdoctoral researchers will be paid a minimum salary of $48,000 and must hold a 100% FTE term appointment effective Sept. 1, 2019. Salary offers to new postdoctoral researchers are required to meet these minimums effective May 1, 2019.