Search Commences for Associate Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Practice and Education

Ohio State's search for the (Associate) Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Practice and Education (IPE) has concluded and an offer was made and accepted.

The associate vice chancellor will be charged with leading the overall vision, development and implementation of progressive interprofessional practice and education initiatives throughout the system and will partner with the health science deans to build stronger connections among both our education and care delivery efforts within the seven health science colleges, and more broadly across the other colleges/units.

Updated June 22, 2020

Search Firm

Witt/Kieffer, a national leader in higher education recruitment, has been engaged to support the search. Please send nominations or questions to

Search Committee Members

The search firm was charged on Nov. 6, 2019.

  • Rustin Moore, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVS, dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, is serving as chair of the search committee
  • Cindy Anderson, PhD, APRN-CNP, RN, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Educational Innovation, College of Nursing
  • Michael Bisesi, PhD, REHS, CIH, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Public Health 
  • Michael Earley, OD, PhD, FAAO, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, College of Optometry 
  • Tom Gregoire, PhD, Dean, College of Social Work 
  • Darryl Hamamoto, DDS, PhD, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Dentistry 
  • Katherine Kelley, PhD, Associate Dean for Educational Innovation and Scholarship, College of Pharmacy
  • Jennifer McCallister, MD, Associate Dean for Medical Education, College of Medicine
  • Alison Mincey, Senior Associate Vice President, Office of Human Resources (Ex Officio)
  • Marcia Nahikian-Nelms, PhD, RDN, LD, Director of Dietetic Education Programs, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, College of Medicine
  • Krystal Renz, RN-BC, Nurse Manager, Brain and Spine
  • Randy Smith, PhD, Vice Provost for Academic Programs, Office of Academic Affairs
  • Jordan Vajda, MA, MDiv, Interprofessional Council – Student Representative