Following a national search, Morley O. Stone has been named senior vice president for research. His appointment is effective August 1, pending board approval.
An international leader in human performance and biomimetics, Dr. Stone brings more than 25 years of experience in research and development. Most recently, he served as chief technology officer at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton.
Throughout his career, he has built strong strategic research collaborations with academia, industry and government organizations — including Ohio State, the National Science Foundation, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the Defense Health Agency.