Olesik Named Distinguished University Professor

May 27, 2020

Olesik Named Distinguished University Professor

Susan Olesik

Congratulations to Dr. Susan Olesik, one of three professors to be named distinguished University Professor for 2020! The distinction is the highest faculty honor at Ohio State and is given on a competitive basis to full professors who have demonstrated exceptional teaching, research, scholarly or creative work, and service. 

Dr, Olesik was recently appointed dean for natural and mathematical sciences effective July 1, is an internationally recognized scholar in the field of analytical chemistry. She sits on the Academic Affairs, Student Life and Research Committee of the Board of Trustees and co-chairs the University Advisory Subcommittee of the Presidential Search Committee. She has been a faculty member at The Ohio State University since 1986, being promoted to Associate Professor in 1992 and Professor in 1997.