The CFAES Annual Research Conference
Wooster Campus Conference Center (Wooster, OH)
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - Canceled
Virtual Awards Ceremony 12PM Friday, April 24, 2020


Dear CFAES faculty, staff, and students,

Given the rapidly changing events and travel restrictions occurring as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, We are sorry to report that the Annual Research Conference scheduled for April 21st has been canceled. During these unprecedented times, the safety and wellbeing of our CFAES community is our top priority.

On a positive note, the Office for Research and Graduate Education awards CFAES scientists who have made outstanding research contribution in the advancement of sciences and technologies relating to food, agriculture, family, and /or the environment. Please join us in congratulating the 2020 Faculty Award Recipients!

  • Junior Faculty Researcher—Dr. S. Mažeika Patricio Sullivan
  • Senior Faculty Researcher—Dr. Monica Giusti
  • Innovator of the Year— Dr. Luis Rodriguez-Saona
  • William E. Krauss Director’s Award—Joonbum Lee
Congratulations to all this year’s recipients!

The CFAES Virtual Awards Ceremony to honor these recipients will be held on Friday, April 24th at Noon. Please register for this event here.

Poster Competition Update: Thank you to everyone who submitted a poster to the 2020 CFAES Annual Poster Competition. All poster submissions will be judged as originally planned, with winners announced in April. Please contact Kayla Arnold with any questions.

Thank you again to our entire CFAES community for your support and service!

Questions: Amy Glaze glaze.41@osu.edu 614-688-1551