Announcements

Faculty Highlight – Professor Nellis Is Expert in Environmental Remote Sensing and GIS

President M. Duane Nellis

By Thomas Smucker Associate Professor of Geography This fall, the Geography Department welcomed its newest faculty member: President M. Duane Nellis. A prolific specialist of environmental remote sensing and GIS, President Nellis was inaugurated as the 21st President of Ohio University on Oct. 18. The department is excited that such […]

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December 15, 2017 at 2:58 pmAnnouncements

Chair’s Message | Department Happy to Have New President as Geography Faculty Member

Dr. Dorothy Sack

  By Dorothy Sack Professor & Chair of Geography Dear Friends, I hope this finds you well! I became chair of the Ohio University Department of Geography on July 1, when Jim Dyer completed his second three-year term in that position. It’s been a pretty steep learning curve for me, […]

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December 15, 2017 at 2:25 pmAnnouncements

Spring 2018 Faculty Learning Community Explores Teaching with Global Perspective

Dr. Talinn Phillips

By Emily Baxstrom From Compass Creating classroom environments and learning experiences that help students become global citizens is a common challenge for many faculty. An interdisciplinary Faculty Learning Community will form again this spring to explore and address issues encountered when assessing and redeveloping a course from a global perspective. […]

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December 9, 2017 at 4:50 pmAnnouncements News

Career Corner | Bioscience Career Fairs in Ohio, Feb. 8, 9

2018 marks the 12th year of BioOhio’s Ohio Bioscience Career Fairs. BioOhio will hold fairs this February in Central and Southwest Ohio. These events are designed to match job seekers with Ohio’s growing biomedical organizations, featuring top employers in the biotech, pharmaceutical, R&D, and medical device industries. Attendees include recent and soon-to-be […]

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December 9, 2017 at 3:51 pmAnnouncements

Career Corner | Paid Internships Available at Portsmouth Site

PIKETON – Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC is accepting applications for its 2018 summer internship program through Jan. 5, 2018. Fluor-BWXT is the U.S. Department of Energy’s contractor for the decontamination and decommissioning of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon, Ohio. Fluor-BWXT offers paid internships in an effort to provide students […]

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December 9, 2017 at 3:27 pmAnnouncements

Career Corner | Wayne National Forest Looking for Engineering Technician

Photo Credit: Kyle Brooks

The Wayne National Forest has a full-time, permanent position open for a Engineering Technician (Facilities), GS–0802–09/10. General Description – The Wayne National Forest is seeking qualified candidates interested in an exciting career as an Engineering Technician with a focus in Facilities Management (administrative and recreation facilities). The position will be […]

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December 9, 2017 at 1:43 pmAnnouncements

Career Corner | Wayne National Forest Looking for Civil Engineer

Photo Credit: Kyle Brooks

The Wayne National Forest has a full-time, permanent position open for a Civil Engineer (Facilities), GS–0810–11/12. General Description – The Wayne National Forest is seeking qualified candidates interested in an exciting career as a Civil Engineer with a focus in Facilities Management (administrative and recreation facilities). The position will be […]

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December 9, 2017 at 1:36 pmAnnouncements