Jeanne Osborne named Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Jeanne Osborne to the position of Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs and College Secretary in the CFAES Academic Programs Office. She will begin her new position on Jan. 1, 2019. Jeanne has a significant amount of relevant experience and is well prepared for this role.

Jeanne earned her BS and MS degrees at Ohio State, majoring in Animal Sciences. Since 2014, she has been Assistant Director for Academic Affairs at Ohio State ATI on the Wooster Campus. In this role, she is responsible for oversight of the academic affairs office, academic policy and procedure, course and curricular approval, academic advising, learning laboratory and library, and student financial aid. She has played an instrumental role in creating the pathways to the bachelor degrees on the Columbus campus and in oversight of the campus change process for ATI students.

Previously, Jeanne served as an executive assistant to the chair of the Department of Animal Sciences, where she supported advising, assessment of student learning, curricular development, study abroad course development, grant writing, and departmental reporting and communications.—Steven M. Neal, Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Programs