National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

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The Ohio State University is proud to maintain an Institutional Membership with the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity. NCFDD is a nationally-recognized independent faculty development center dedicated to supporting academics of all backgrounds in making successful transitions throughout their careers.

As an institutional member, Ohio State faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and graduate students have access to the following resources at no cost to you:

To claim your free Institutional Membership

  1. Go to

  2. Choose your institution from the drop-down menu.

  3. Select “Activate my Membership”

  4. Complete the registration form using your institutional email address (i.e.

  5. Go to your Ohio State email to find a confirmation/welcome email. Click “Activate Account” in the email.


If you have any questions about the membership, please contact: Dr. Sara M. Childers, Director of Strategic Diversity Planning, Training, and Assessment for the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, at or 614-247-1624.

If you have any technical questions, please email NCFDD at