The University Staff Advisory Committee (USAC) is hosting a Conversation with Susan Basso, Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources, on Thursday, May 10, 2018. The event will take place at the US Bank Theater in the Ohio Union from 12-1 p.m. Light refreshments and cookies will be provided. During the event, participants will hear from Susan about the Human Resources’ Strategic Plan, staff engagement and general university themes. Staff are encouraged to submit questions ahead of time to gather input on the themes to be discussed. Submit questions at go.osu.edu/convo .
On Monday, May 7, 2018, the university will implement summer work hours, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Some areas may have additional hours outside of this core, or may choose not to change their hours at all, in an effort to meet customer and student needs. Offices are responsible for communicating extended hours and any schedule changes to their employees and customers. Regular hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., for those offices that do make a switch, will resume on Monday, August 13.
Technology Commercialization Ohio State startup AveXis Inc. is being acquired by one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world for $8.7 billion.
The company develops gene therapies using research that originated at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Ohio State. AveXis announced the acquisition agreement with Novartis on Monday . The university could realize about $2.7 million from its stake in AveXis based on current and recently sold holdings.
AveXis is focused on treatments for rare and life-threatening neurological diseases, including a form of spinal muscular atrophy that is the leading genetic cause of infant mortality. Completion...
Our commitment to innovative funding has garnered another big award.
IJ Global, an international finance publication, identified the university’s Comprehensive Energy Management partnership as both the winner of the North American social infrastructure category as well as the best example overall for North America in 2017.
The University Staff Advisory Committee is hosting the inaugural Staff Benefits and Wellness Expo , formally known as the "Hidden Benefits Fair" on Tuesday, March 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ohio Union. The expo will offer opportunities for mini-breakout sessions, biometric screenings, professional headshots, and the opportunity to interact with department representatives and local organizations. The expo is a partnership of USAC, the Office of the Chief Wellness Officer, Buckeye Wellness, OSU Health Plan and Your Plan for Health.
The Association of Staff and Faculty Women (ASFW) is hosting a conversation with Susan Basso, Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources, on Thursday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The lunch and learn is open to members and non-members of ASFW. Susan will share her background and vision for the future as well as acknowledge women who have inspired her as part of a commemoration of Women's HERstory Month. Learn more and register on the ASFW website .
The new Business and Finance website is the consolidated home for our websites, offering a user-friendly and mobile-friendly experience.
The site is structured so that individual pages are organized by their key audience, with three easy ways to find the information you want: browse by department (on the red menu bar), site-wide search (right side of red menu bar) and quick links to resources (the gray bar).
Join Ohio State all throughout February in supporting heart health by attending one of many complimentary events available to all faculty, staff and spouses/partners currently enrolled in the OSU Health Plan. Multiple opportunities for biometric screenings are available on main and regional campuses, and many educational programs and fitness classes will be offered throughout the month. For more information about Million Hearts Month, visit the College of Nursing website .