Department of Human Sciences

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The Department of Human Sciences is advancing human experiences through several multidisciplinary programs designed so you can shape social behaviors and improve health, wellness and consumer experiences for individuals and communities.

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Degrees and Programs

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Outreach Initiatives

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Mother and child holding hands in front of campsite

Why housing alone is not enough for some homeless moms

Study finds women struggling with substance use need more help
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ingredients for healthy meals being prepped in containers

Can achieving beneficial ketone levels improve metabolic health in the military?

Ohio State scientists will seek answers with $10 million Department of Defense grant
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composite of Ohio State faculty in EHE

New faculty boost kinesiology, special education, teacher education

Tenure-track faculty of color in the college rose to 37.5%, enhancing excellence, diversity.
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Department and Program Chairs

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Department Diversity Statement

We acknowledge that power differentials in our society, our university, and our department shape experiences and opportunities differently for people with diverse social identities.

Our goal is to create a community that is inclusive of diverse social identities, perspectives, and experiences, where all members of the DHS community are empowered to conduct impactful and fulfilling work promoting equity and justice in the human experience.

We commit to creating an inclusive, safe, and just space by actively addressing racial and social injustice internally and externally, developing cultural humility, and remaining continuously accountable to our values and mission

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Faculty and Staff Fitness Program

An exclusive exercise facility and program available to all OSU employees and their spouses or domestic partners

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