Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - The Ohio State University announced on Tuesday that Charlene Gilbert will join the university as dean and director of O-S-U Lima and professor in the Department of Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Gilbert is currently professor and chair of the Department of Women’s Gender Studies at the University of Toledo.

Gilbert- talked about her thoughts being named Dean and Director.

She will officially be confirmed by the Board of Trustees at its next meeting- and will start August 11th.