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Recent Job Titles of Graduates

Our graduates have found success in a wide range of careers. Here are a few positions recently held by Ohio University Political Science graduates:

  • US Senator
  • Ohio State Representative
  • Midwest Political Director, Office of the Vice President of the United States
  • Mayor of Cambridge
  • Chief of Staff, Ohio Senate
  • Executive Assistant, Minority Caucus, Ohio House of Representatives
  • Legislative Aide, Ohio Senate
  • Financial Analyst, Ohio Senate
  • Legislative Aide, Ohio House of Representatives
  • Budget Analyst, Ohio Legislative Budget Office
  • Director of Communications,  Office of the Governor of Ohio
  • Chief of Staff, Ohio Department of Transportation
  • Fiscal Officer, Ohio Department of Human Services
  • Legislative Liaison, Office of the Governor of Ohio
  • Chairman, Ohio Industrial Commission
  • President, NSC Consulting Corporation
  • President, Wilhelm and Conlon Public Strategies
  • Assistant Director, Governors Office of Appalachia
  • Chief, Ohio Department of Human Services Family Violence Prevention Section
  • Director of Public Service and Safety, City of Cambridge
  • Personnel Generalist, Grange Mutual Insurance Company
  • Executive Director, Public Children Services Association
  • Director of Legislation, Industrial Commission of Ohio
  • President, National Affordable Housing Trust
  • Deputy Director of Legislative Networks, Ohio School Boards Association
  • Director, State Legislative Affairs, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation
  • Senior Manager, Chemical Manufacturers Association
  • Director, Oslo Year Program University of Oslo
  • Beck Professor of American Institutions, New York University
  • Professor of History, University of Maryland
  • Associate Professor of Political Science, Indiana University
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Hawaii
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, George Washington University
  • Instructor of Government, Midland College
  • Field Representative, American Cancer Society
  • Director, Ross County Department of Human Services
  • Marketing Manager, Nationwide Federal Credit Union
  • Vice President, A.G. Edwards and Sons Inc.
  • Director, Athens County Jobs and Family Services
  • Director, Ross County Job and Family Services
  • Investigator, Ohio Attorney General's Office
  • Public Inquiries Specialist, Ohio Attorney General's Office
  • Economic Development Director, Columbia Gas
  • Managing Director, Banc One Capital Markets Inc.
  • Coordinator for Study Abroad Programs, University of Maryland
  • Education Abroad Coordinator, Ohio University
  • International Marketing, Pilsbury Corporation
  • US Foreign Service Office
  • Director, Garfield Presidential Museum
  • Staff Member, US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
  • Director of International Relations, GTE Washington Office
  •  Campaign Consultant
  • Press Office for British Prime Minister
  • Legislative Affairs, Tokyo Electric Power Company
  • Ambassador of Ghana to the United States
  • CEO, Jeffrey Clair Associates
  • Air Force Office
  • State of Ohio Trade Representative for Europe in Brussels
  • State of Ohio Trade Representative for Canada in Toronto
  • Deputy Press Secretary, Ohio Senate Republican Caucus
  • Curriculum Coordinator, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University
  • US Deputy Marshall
  • Assistant Vice-President, Discover Card
  • Small Business Administrator
  • Federal Trade Association, Administrator
  • FBI Agent
  • Local/State Judge
  • Pentagon, Intelligence Analyst
  • National Security Agency, Intelligence Analyst
  • Photo Journalist
  • Television/Press Journalist
  • Magazine Writer
  • Television Anchor
  • Surgeon, Cancer Specialist
  • Attorney
  • Grant Administrator, College of Education, Ohio University
  • Program Manager for Centers and Incubators, Ohio's Thomas Edison Program, Ohio Department of Development
  • Assistant Professor of Health, Physical Education and Sport Studies, Xavier University
  • Study Abroad Counselor, Ohio University