Janine Oman has over 25 years of experience in the collegiate athletics environment with her initial background as an athletic trainer and physical therapist providing care to student-athletes. Currently Oman serves as the Senior Associate Athletic Director for Student Services and Sport Administration, as well as, the Senior Woman Administrator (SWA). She provides sport oversight duties for the men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's volleyball, women's soccer, and rowing teams. Other duties include overseeing sports performance, compliance and she is the athletic department liaison to Student-Athlete Support Services (SASSO).
Oman graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Allied Medical Professions with a certificate in physical therapy in 1985. Oman has an advanced master's degree in physical therapy from the University of North Carolina and obtained her athletic training certification in 1989. She returned to Ohio State in 1996 as an assistant athletic trainer and was named a co-head athletic trainer in 2005 before being further promoted to Assistant Athletic Director for Sport Performance in 2007. Oman continued her efforts in an elevated role as the Associate A.D. for Sports Performance and Sport Administration in 2013. Three years later, she ascended into her current position as a Senior Associate A.D. and SWA.
Oman is also a member of the Department of Athletics' executive leadership team, an assignment that allows her leadership, input and guidance to be an invaluable asset for a department comprised of more than 320 employees, 1,000 student-athletes and an operations budget in excess of $170 million.
Oman is a member of the National Athletic Trainer's Association, National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics, and is an adjunct faculty member in the Athletic Training Education program and the Physical Therapy Sports Residency program.
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