Ohio State ADVANCE
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Faculty Research Lecture Series

The Ohio State ADVANCE Faculty Research Lecture Series focuses on the research journey of Ohio State faculty. Invited speakers highlight their research and discuss the successes and challenges encountered as part of a successful career in research.

Recent Lecture:
The Rise of Women in Academia: Personal and Scholarly Insights
Featured Lecturer: Claudia Buchmann, PhD, Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Sociology

Previous Lectures:

  • Using Light to Jump-Start Reactions: A Journey from Solar Energy Conversion to Medicine and Back
    Claudia Turro, PhD, Dow Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Journey of a Marine Scientist
    Andrea Grottoli, PhD, Professor, School of Earth Sciences
  • Confessions of a Surgeon-Scientist
    Clara Lee, MD, MPP, Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery and College of Public Health
  • The Road to Success is Always Under Construction
    Dorota A. Grejner-Brzezinska, PhD, Lowber B. Strange Endowed Chair, Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering
  • Past and Contemporary Climate Change: Evidence from Earth’s Cryosphere
    Ellen Mosley-Thompson, PhD, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Geography
  • 20/20 Vision
    Melissa Bailey, OD, PhD; Associate Professor, College of Optometry
  • Behavioral Aspects of Cancer
    Barbara Andersen, PhD; Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychology; Member, Cancer Control Program at the OSUCCC-James
  • Getting Where You Want To Be: Sharing Your Aspirations
    Alicia Bertone, DVM, PhD; Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Dean of the Graduate School
  • Local Community-Based Approaches to Prevent Child Maltreatment: Rethinking the Paradigm Using Technology
    Bridget Freisthler, PhD; Professor and Associate Dean of Research, College of Social Work
  • Dancing Across Dimensions
    Hannah Kosstrin, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Dance