From the Provost — November 21, 2017

Update on the Global Strategies and International Affairs Search

Dear Colleagues,

I write to announce the search advisory committee members for the vice provost of global strategies and international affairs. Michael C. Eicher, senior vice president, Office of University Advancement, has agreed to serve as the search advisory committee’s chair. Committee members include:

  • Laura Fernandez, assistant dean, Moritz College of Law
  • Peter Hahn, divisional dean, arts and humanities, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Brad Harris, assistant provost and chief administrative officer, Office of Academic Affairs
  • Richard Herrmann, chair, Department of Political Science; interim director, Mershon Center
  • Ainil Mohd Khalid, undergraduate student, logistics management, and marketing, Fisher College of Business
  • Rachel Kleit, professor, city and regional planning, Knowlton School of Architecture, College of Engineering
  • Selin Malkoc, associate professor, Department of Marketing and Logistics, Fisher College of Business
  • Glenn Martinez, professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese; director, Center for Languages, Literatures and Culture, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Gretchen Metzelaars, senior associate vice president, Office of Student Life
  • Sally Miller, professor, plant pathology, OARDC, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
  • Darla Munroe, professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences

I look forward to launching the search and finding a visionary leader who will enhance Ohio State’s global presence, building on the excellent work that many of you are engaged in around the world today. Please join me in thanking the committee for its commitment to the university and our work in the global community.


Bruce A. McPheron, PhD
Executive Vice President and Provost

Office of International Affairs