Leadership and Committees

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Board of Trustees
Ohio State is governed by a 20-member Board of Trustees that oversees academic programs, budgets, administration and employment.
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Post-pandemic Operations Task Force
The task force aligns planning across the wide spectrum of functions and operations necessary to the university’s return to on-campus operations.
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President's and Provost's Advisory Committee
The President's and Provost's Advisory Committee (PPAC) consists of faculty advisors who serve as Ohio Eminent Scholars or University Distinguished Professors.
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President and Provost's Council on Sustainability
The President and Provost's Council on Sustainability (PPCS) advances sustainable practices, programs and projects throughout the university.
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President's Cabinet
President’s Cabinet consists of senior leaders from across the university who advise the president on short-, medium- and long-term issues, priorities and initiatives.
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President and Provost's Council on Women
The Women's Place is a catalyst for institutional change by expanding opportunities at Ohio State for women's growth, leadership and power.
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Task Force on Sexual Abuse
The University Senate has been convened to review sexual abuse cases and foster a culture of awareness and compliance.
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University Senate
The University Senate advises campus leaders on key educational and academic matters.