The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University is a top tier research institution, ranking 7th among all public universities in research expenditures and a remarkable 2nd place when it comes to industry-sponsored research. The OSU Medical Center was named to the U.S. News and World Report Elite Honor Roll in 2009, and houses brand new state-of-the-art research core facilities in proteomics, imaging, and microscopy. What differentiates Ohio State University from comparable institutions is its highly collaborative atmosphere, which promotes interactions between laboratories with complementing expertise and allows a high level of cross-disciplinary training for OSBP students.