Office of the Vice President for Research

Centers of Excellence 

Ohio University has submitted a proposal to the state of Ohio for three Centers of Excellence.
Click here to view the proposal (PDF file).

Governor names Ohio University a "center of excellence" for energy, environment
Designation recognizes university reputation for energy and pollution research, job creation potential
(Oct. 28, 2009)

Ohio University named state "center of excellence" for health and wellness
Designation recognizes the institution’s state and national reputation for research in diabetes, cancer and biosciences, its commitment to rural health care and its track record in generating revenue and jobs through the development of drugs and biotechnology start-up firms.
(Feb. 19, 2010)

Scripps College of Communication named a Center of Excellence
Ohio University has the only college of communication to receive statewide designation
(Oct. 5, 2010)