1916 - 1919: William W. Runser
W.W. Runser served as Dean of the Ohio Northern University College of Law from 1916-19.
Runser graduated from Ohio Northern in 1897 and became a teacher in the College of Liberal Arts from 1898-1905. He joined the faculty of the College of Law as Professor of Law in 1914 before serving as acting dean.
Runser is remembered at Ohio Northern for his development and appreciation for the music program at the University. For many years he conducted the community orchestra and aided in the work of the choral society.