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Student Involvement

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Research plays an important role in the educational experience.

At Ohio State, undergraduate, graduate and professional students are encouraged to take part in the process of discovery that goes beyond the traditional boundaries of the classroom and have access to compelling educational opportunities.


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Programs and Forums

Postdoctoral Scholars Program

The President’s Postdoctoral Scholars Program (PPSP) seeks to recognize outstanding young researchers at the university and aid in the recruitment of highly-qualified postdoctoral fellows who will become leaders in their fields.

Hayes Graduate Research Forum

The Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum showcases the innovative and exemplary research being conducted by Ohio State graduate students across the full range of graduate degree programs and facilitates fruitful exchanges between students, faculty, the administration, and the public.

Denman Undergraduate Research Forum

The Richard J. and Martha D. Denman Undergraduate Research Forum was created in 1996 and is a cooperative effort of The Ohio State University's Honors & Scholars Center, The Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry Office and The Office of Research. The Forum is an opportunity to showcase outstanding student research.

Students collaborate in a microbiology class