Community Involvement

The Presidential Search Committee is holding a series of public forums to solicit feedback from the university community about the qualities, skills, attributes and experiences desired in a candidate. Please join members of the search committee at any of these events

Columbus campus forums will be available via livestream and transcripts will be posted to this website. If you have questions about access or wish to request accommodations for any of the materials or events related to the presidential search, please contact the Board Office at or 614-292-6359.

Columbus Campus Forums               Regional Campus Forums

Columbus Campus Forums


Biomedical Research Tower
Room 115

460 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

*Canceled due to inclement weather*

Thompson Library
Multipurpose Room (165)

1858 Neil Avenue Mall, Columbus, OH
Friday, February 14, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

View Livestream

Ohio Union
U.S. Bank Conference Theater

1739 North High Street, Columbus, OH
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

View Livestream

Regional Campus Forums


The Ohio State University at Marion
Maynard Hall
Guthery Community Room (220)

1461 Mt. Vernon Avenue, Marion, OH 43302
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

The Ohio State University at Mansfield
Ovalwood Hall
Room 476

1760 University Drive, Mansfield, OH 44906
Thursday, February 20, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

The Ohio State University at Lima
Perry Webb Student Life Building
Room 140

4240 Campus Drive, Lima, OH 45804
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

The Ohio State University at Newark
Hopewell Hall
Room 53

1179 University Drive, Newark, OH 43055
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

For media inquiries, contact Ben Johnson | 614-292-9681