Susan Pennington has served as IPR's Office Manager since the office opened its doors in May of 2001, overseeing its daily operations. She is IPR's contact for financial matters, HR, visiting speakers, and building issues. Susan began her career at Ohio State in August of 1993. Prior to her appointment at IPR, she served as Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Sociology; Student Services Associate in the Fisher College of Business Graduate Program Office; Social and Behavioral Human Subjects Coordinator in the Research Risks Department; and as an Office Associate in the Hematology/Oncology Department at the OSU Medical Center.
Susan received the 2014 College of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Staff Award, in recognition of valuable contributions to the college.