Ben Bays works at WOSU Public Media and has been at Ohio State for 5 years Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? The Big Ten, non-sports programming that we produce here at WOSU was a great opportunity to experience and create an entire range of stories that have a global impact. What […]
Mark Derwent has been at OSU 12 years and works in the Department of Astronomy’s Imaging Sciences Laboratory Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? My wife and I were living in San Diego, Calif. We were starting to think about moving back to Ohio to be closer to our family. One day […]
Gloria Wirt works in Institutional Services at the Agricultural Technical Institute and has been at Ohio State for 30 years. Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? I chose Ohio State because of the good benefits and good working conditions and it was located close to my home. What do you like about […]
Working in IT, my job is completely different every day; I never know what to expect when I walk through the door in the morning. I also get to fix problems all day long, which always sends me home with a good feeling.
Every day at Ohio State is different; there are so many great opportunities to learn and unique situations to resolve. Nowhere else I’ve ever worked has made such a strong impact on the community and the state.
Diane Dagefoerde works in the College of Arts and Sciences and has been at Ohio State for 18 years Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? I wanted to be a part of helping make the world a better place. I believed that working at OSU would enable me to have a role […]
Jen Pelletier has been at OSU for 13 years and works in Student Life. Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? I came to Ohio State as a graduate student in Higher Education and Student Affairs. After graduation I was offered a temporary position working with community service programs at the Ohio Union. […]
Rachel Childress works in Development for the College of Optometry and has been at OSU for 9 years Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? After I graduated from OSU, I left for a few years to work at Ohio Wesleyan University. It was a nice place to begin my career and I […]
Barb Hildebrand works at OSU Extension – Morrow County and has been at OSU 27 years Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? I had always participated in and loved 4-H when I was growing up, and when a part-time office associate position became available in the local county office, I applied. At […]
Dean Pidcock works in Engineering Career Services and has been at OSU 2 years Why did you choose to work at Ohio State? I am originally from Ohio but moved away after finishing graduate school. I had a great job in career services at The College of William & Mary in Virginia. As much as […]