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Friday, Feb. 2, 2018

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Ed Ray on OSU’s Portland expansion, income inequality, the need for cybersecurity and more (Portland Tribune)

Corvallis-based Oregon State University continues to expand — this time into a new headquarters for its Portland base of operations. This, said OSU President Ed Ray in a meeting Thursday, Feb. 1, with the Pamplin Media Group, will allow the university to tap into pent up local demand for its online courses and other opportunities. (see also KLCCPortland Business Journal, Oregon Business)

Researchers use drones to learn how whales react to noise pollution (OPB)

The whales off the West Coast depend on sound to communicate, navigate and find food. So, what happens to their health when we fill their habitat with noisy ship traffic? Oregon State University researcher Dr. Leigh Torres is leading an ambitious new research project to find out, using drones and a variety of other tools to do health check-ups on the whales.

Dr. Warren Washington: A pioneering black climate scientist that overcame more than skepticism (Forbes)

In the late 1950s, Dr. Washington received his bachelor’s degree in physics from Oregon State University and a master’s degree in meteorology from the same institution. Meteorology as an academic discipline is hard enough, but I cannot imagine the additional challenges Dr. Washington faced pursuing a science degree as an African American during this particular time in American history.

President Edward J. Ray’s State of the University address (Oregon State University)

The full text of President Ray’s address, delivered in Portland on Feb. 1.

Oregon State researchers hope to raise blue whale carcass (KXL)

Researchers with the Marine Mammal Institute at Oregon State University hope to bring the skeleton to the surface and treat it with chemicals to get oil out of the bones and keep it from becoming rancid. They hope to display it for the public as an educational exhibit at the new Marine Studies Building that the university will open in late 2019 on the Hatfield Marine Science Center campus in Newport. (see also Register-Guard)

Oregon’s ocean acidification panel to meet for the first time in Newport (Oregonian)

The Coordinating Council on Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia meets at Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center campus in Newport. State lawmakers created the 13-member body last year.

Five on 5 – Dr. Megan McClelland, Hallie E. Ford Center (KOBI)

Today

Beaver Classic Cheese Sales: Come purchase your favorite Beaver Classic Cheeses. Take home some of our new flavors…Porter Soaked, Hard Cider Soaked or Pinot Soaked Cheddars. Or our newest Award Winner…Smoked Cheddar – American Cheese Society 3rd Place 2016. Fridays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Withycombe 159. For more information robin.frojen@oregonstate.edu

Meat Center: The Clark Meat Science Center retail store will be open Friday from 12-5:30 p.m. Products include fresh and cooked/smoked sausages, bacon, retail cuts, jerky, snack sticks, and Beaver Classic cheese! The store is located at 3260 SW Campus Way, next to the Motor Pool. Please email Nathan.Parker@oregonstate.edu for any questions regarding the store

Grilled Cheese Lunch: The AMBC will be having a grilled cheese lunch from noon to 1 p.m. in Hovland 09 on Feb. 2. Choose from three different kinds of bread and cheese to make your own custom creation, then complete your meal with warm tomato soup and chips. Cost is $5 for the meal. For questions, email april.cummings@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-1937.

Music a la Carte: The Delgani String Quartet returns to Music a la Carte to perform Beethoven’s beloved last string quartet, No. 14, Op. 131 in C# minor and String Quartet No.1, Op.8 by Alan Hovaness. Friday, Feb. 2, noon. Memorial Union Lounge, Free.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sale Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Natchee Barnd, assistant professor of Ethnic Studies and Native American Studies at OSU, will give a lecture titled, “Can Art Topple Empire?”  Barnd will speak on Feb. 2 from noon to 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s Lecture Series. Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ weekly research seminar will be held from 1-2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, in HFC 115. Carlos Crespo, DrPH, professor and vice provost for undergraduate training in biomedical research at the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health, will present “Diabetes and the Built Environment.”

“Career Prospects in Film,” an open conversation and dialogue for students about the film lifecycle – from screenwriting to production and marketing – and the power of film as a form of social engagement. Panel includes Director Natalie Leite and Screenwriter/Actor Leah McKendrick. Memorial Union, Room 213 on Feb. 2, at 2 p.m.

NEW! Speech Communication Colloquium: Gregg Walker will present “Collaborative Alignment and Community-based Governance: Cases from the Forest to the Coast” on Friday, Feb. 2, from 4 – 5 p.m., in Shepard Hall 106. This presentation introduces the Collaborative Alignment framework (Purpose, People, Process, and Product) using two case examples of climate change adaptation and forest management.

Transfer Student Living Room Grand Opening. Friday, Feb. 2, 4-7 p.m. All transfer students are invited to tour a new lounge dedicated to transfer students, then have dinner together with Erin Mulvey, OSU’s Transfer Transitions Coordinator. Space is limited, so please RSVP at: https://tinyurl.com/Winter18TRDinner. Learn more about the Transfer Student Living room: uhds.link/transferlivingroom.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Labyrinth Walk: An open Labyrinth Walk will be offered to the OSU community Monday, Feb  5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in MU Room #109 (multipurpose room on the ground floor level of the MU).  Claim some time to let go of the stress, find a focus, or experience a centering for your life and work.  Come and go as your schedule allows. Free.  Hosted by WestM- United Campus Ministry at Westminster House.

NEW! Weight Watchers: The new 13-week OSU At-Work Weight Watcher’s Session starts Feb. 13 with two meetings, 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. in 105 Milam Hall.  Staff available at 11 a.m. The Public Employees Benefit Board (PEBB, which provides health insurance for employees here at OSU-like Kaiser and Providence) offers Weight Watchers for  free. Come to our open house on Tuesday, Feb. 6 and see how regular meetings run.  You can receive information on how to register (bring your insurance card with you).  Join us and see why Weight Watchers has been Voted #1 weight loss program by US News & World Report 7 years in a row.

NEW! International Speed Friending: Speed Friending Event with visiting International Scholars: Invitation to join speed friending event with visiting international scholars and faculty on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 6-8 p.m. at the Valley Library, Willamette East/West Room (Valley 3622). Pizza and drinks included. Please register at http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cZmeIqbjVv1z2Lz

NEW! Tours: Tour the Ocean Observing Center on Feb. 21 and the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Lab on Feb. 15 or 23 during the OSU150 Sea Grant Festival.  Learn more at http://communications.oregonstate.edu/sea

OSU Contemplative Studies Mindfulness Practice Group.  Open to OSU students, staff, and Corvallis area community.  Free of charge.   Monday nights 6:30-8 p.m.  @ Westminster House, 101 NW 23rdSt.  Corvallis.  Includes basic instruction for beginners as needed, and practices may vary slightly with different group leadersFor information, Audrey Perkins Audrey.perkins@oregonstate.edu  or Julie Graves @ Julie.graves@oregonstate.edu 

OSU at the Historical Society: Coming soon Oregon State University:  A Legacy of Transformation, at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland.  This nearly 3,000 square foot display will be in place from Feb. 10 – Sept. 7.

China Night 2018: Celebrate Chinese New Year 2018 at OSU from 5-9 p.m., Feb. 11, in The LaSells Stewart Center. Dinner (Chinese food) is served between 5-7 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets: $5 for OSU student and kids 2-10. $8 for General and Faculty. Tickets are sold at the front desk of Student Experience Center. Online Tickets: www.universe.com/events/china-night-tickets-corvallis-ZCV503

OSU150 app: Download the OSU150 phone app to celebrate our anniversary with games.  Everyone who’s playing is eligible for a prize at the kickoff Feb. 12

Seafood perceptions and preferences: Reserve your spot to see if you can taste the difference between fresh and frozen seafood, plus a chance to try Dulse.  Tickets are free, but space is limited.  Get your tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fresh-vs-frozen-seafood-consumer-perceptions-and-preferences-tickets-42373846315  for this Feb. 16 event in the International Living Learning Center.

Sea Grant Festival: OSU150 Sea Grant Festival Feb. 12 – 24.  Check out the OSU150 phone app to create your own custom festival agenda.  Download the app at  http://oregonstate.edu/150/app

Exhibit: “Community, Collaboration, Craft: A Glimpse of Art at OSU: Engage your senses with glimpses of OSU’s creative community. Discover what puppet noses, danceramics, and wood marquetry have in common in this celebration of artistic inspiration on campus. OSU Special Collections and Archives Research Center Gallery-5th Floor Valley Library. Now until May 31. Reception on Feb. 15 from 4 to 6 p.m.  For more information, check  out our “Speaking of History” blog.

Coastal Tours: Visit the coast Feb. 17 – tour locations from Astoria to Port Orford.  Learn about OSU’s many years of stewardship—in protecting our coasts and oceans, and all who depend on them. http://communications.oregonstate.edu/sea

Saving Atlantis: Save the date for a sneak preview of Saving Atlantis.  Tickets are available for OMSI in Portland Feb. 15, Corvallis campus at the LaSells Stewart Center Feb. 20 and in Newport on Feb. 21

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Alan Thornhill, director, Environmental Protection Agency’s Western Ecology Division Corvallis will present a seminar, “Environmental Protection Agency’s Western Ecology Division Research Lab in Corvallis: Environmental Science of National Importance” on Monday, Feb. 5, 3:30 p.m. in ALS 4001. The seminar is free and open to the public. http://ib.oregonstate.edu/smnrs

NEW! Children, Youth, and Family Committee Listening Sessions: The newly formed Children, Youth, and Family Committee (committee charge) wants to hear from you. Are you an OSU community member with ideas about how childcare or eldercare could be improved at OSU? Come join us in the hallway outside of Java in the Memorial Union to share your ideas on Feb. 6, 9:30 – 10 a.m. or Feb. 15 from 10 – 10:30 a.m. Questions? Contact Hannah Rempel.

NEW! Tuesday Teaching Talks:  Join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) in a certificated series of teaching workshops. Attend one, some, or all. On Feb. 6, join Sue Theiss from the University Ombuds Office who will share strategies for Navigating Difficult Conversations to prevent harmful communication from escalating, within and outside the classroom. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 & 2. No need to register – just come on by! Learn more here. Contact us here

NEW! ElderCare Connections: Oregon Long-Term Care: Are you caring for an aging loved one and have questions about the different types of long term care? Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 6 from 12:10-12:50 p.m. in MU 212 as OSU’s Jeff Luck discusses Oregon’s long-term care system. For the complete ElderCare Connections calendar visit http://familyresources.oregonstate.edu/eldercare-connections or contact familyresources@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Art and Culture in Japan: Join professors Lei Xue and Yuji Hiratsuka from the College of Liberal Arts for a three-credit faculty-led study abroad program in Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan from Sept. 2 – 15, 2018. This program introduces students to traditional and contemporary Japanese art, architecture, and visual culture through a unique approach combining in-depth historical study and the hands-on artistic practice. Please join an Info Session on Tue., Feb. 6 at 5 p.m. in Fairbanks 314. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure

NEW! The North American Truffling Society meeting, The speakers will be dog trainers Brooke Fochuk and Kelly Slocum, who will talk about their work with truffle dogs and truffle dog wannabes. Feb. 6, 7:30 p m., Room 2087 of Corley Hall.

NEW! BABy@OSU – Back After Baby: 9a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 7, at Avery Lodge. A workshop and networking opportunity for parents returning from bonding leave hosted by the Office of Work Life & The Family Resource Center. Learn more about support for families at OSU, connect with other parents, and hear from presenters. Free lunch! Spouses/partners and babies welcome too! Register at www.orst.edu/training

NEW! Save the date – Renewable Energy for Oregon:  Building Resilient Communities: Join us on Feb. 13 at noon in Kearney 112.

UPDATED! Free Middle School Women in Science Workshop: Discovering the Scientist Within, is a program designed to nurture 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls’ interest in the STEM fields and consists of hands-on activities paired with positive adult women scientist role models. The event will be held on campus, Saturday, March 3, from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Individual pre-registration is required. Registration will open Feb. 1, and close Feb. 23. Contact Emily Nicholson in Precollege Programs at 737-9424 with questions.

Tap Talks: Tap Talks Corvallis will host Jeff Clawson to speak about brewing education and research. Jeff is the Pilot Brewery and Food Processing Plant manager in the Food Science and Technology Department at OSU. Feb. 6, 7 p.m, Block 15 Brewery and Tap Room (south Corvallis). Free and open to the public. Seating is limited, so please show up early. https://www.facebook.com/events/1606684176044712/

Provost’s Lecture: American architect and sculptor Maya Lin will deliver the next Provost’s Lecture at Oregon State University on April 26 at 7 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center. Lin was originally scheduled to deliver her lecture last April, but had to cancel due to illness. OSU staff and students will then have the chance to order tickets starting Jan. 30. Any remaining tickets will be available to the general public starting Feb. 12 via Eventbrite.

HC London Experience (ENG 204H Survey of British Literature and Natural Hazards Engineering or Isaac Newton: Opticks, Colour, Gravity, & Navigation) | Join professors Tara Williams, Rebecca Olson, David McIntyre and Ben Mason for a three-week faculty-led program in London, England from August 18 – September 8, 2018! Through classes and activities around the city, students will earn six credits and learn about London in different time periods and from the perspectives of liberal arts, science, and engineering. Please join an Info Session on Wed., Feb. 7 from 6-7 p.m. in West Hall’s main lounge. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure*Students who are not enrolled in Honors College with 3.25 GPA eligible to apply.

HC Colloquia (Commodities to Cafes; Exploring Myth vs. Reality in France): Join professors James Sterns and Rob Drummond from the Honors College for a two-week faculty-led program in Lyon and Paris, France from June 19 – July 3, 2018. This four credit program is designed to develop, challenge and expand students’ ability to observe, experience and think critically. Students will also examine their perceptions about France and the U.S., especially in terms of food and agricultural systems. Please join an Info Session on Wed., Feb. 7 from 6-7 p.m. in West Hall’s main lounge. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure. *Students who are not enrolled in Honors College with 3.25 GPA eligible to apply.

Honors mentoring info session: The Honors College is hosting an info session to share recent updates to the honors thesis process and discuss best practices for mentoring undergraduates.  Past, current, and prospective thesis mentors are welcome from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, in LiNC 343.  RSVP here.

Marine Conservation – International School In Slovenia: Join professors Scott Heppell and Selina Heppell from the College of Agricultural Sciences for a 5 graduate credit, faculty-led study abroad program in Slovenia from June 21 – 30, 2018. Through an intensive 10-day course, students will be exposed to multiple perspectives on important scientific issues in marine conservation and gain valuable experience in critical thinking while networking with conservation scientists from multiple countries. This course will focus on the Adriatic Sea, an area rich in history, natural resource use, and conservation efforts, with field trips to Croatia and Italy. Please join an Info Session on Mon., Feb. 12 at noon in Nash 032. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure.

CPHHS London Classroom: Join Aimee Snyder (MPH, CHES) from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences for a nine-credit faculty-led program in London, England from June 30 – July 21, 2018! While living in London’s East End for three weeks, students will be immersed in London’s eclectic mix of cultures, a universal health care system, and a wealth of historical artifacts to analyze the past, present, and future of public health and healthcare. Students will trace John Snow’s footsteps in his landmark epidemiological cholera investigation, meet health care and public health professionals, and visit a number of healthcare and health promotion facilities. Please join an Info Session on Thu. Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. in Waldo 400. Application Deadline: Mar. 15, priority consideration begins in mid-Feb. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure.

6th Annual Healthy Masculinities Conference: Please join the OSU Men’s Development & Engagement (MDE) program on Saturday, Feb. 17 in the MU Horizon Room from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  at our 6th annual Healthy Masculinities Conference. With this year’s theme being Examining Masculinities Conference: Through the Looking Glass, we anticipate a rich day of authentic conversations, energetic presentations and workshops, and sincere community building opportunities for all. Everyone is invited to attend. Conference registration is FREE. Registration will remain open until Feb. 10.  Light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Click here to register. For questions, contact MDE@oregonstate.edu

Food Drive

PB&J Bar sponsored by New Morning Bakery: Thanks to a generous donation from New Morning Bakery, you’ll be able to build your favorite PB&J from a variety of jellies, jams and butters. Join BEE for PB&Js Feb. 5 to 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in 116 Gilmore Hall. A minimum $2 donation per sandwich with all donations going to the 2018 Food Drive. For questions, email jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu.

Coloring Contest: Like to color? The AMBC has a contest for you! Coloring pages can be picked up Feb. 5 thru 8 in 108 Hovland Hall. Completed pages must be submitted to the same location by 5 p.m. Feb. 8 with a $1 entry fee/page. Winners will be announced Feb. 9th and will receive a coloring book and colored pencils. For questions, email jill.wait@oregonstate.edu.

Gift Basket Raffle: Drawings take place on Feb. 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 2 p.m. for four gift baskets. There will be a chef’s basket, Valentine’s Day basket, movie basket, and book basket. Tickets are 1/$1 or 6/$5. See Noelle Mills or Pete Petryszak in 422 Kerr, 8 am to 5 pm, for raffle tickets. For questions, contactNoelle.Mills@oregonstate.edu.

50/50 Cash Raffle: Come try your luck while you stop by for a workout with the Rec Sports 50/50 Cash Raffle. Tickets can be purchased, 7:30 am to 5 pm, through Miles Dodge at the Dixon Recreational Center (just ask the front desk to point you to his office). Winners will be announced at the end of February. $2 for 1 ticket, $5 for 3 tickets, $10 for 8 tickets. For questions please contact miles.dodge@oregonstate.edu.

Valentine’s Day Cards: The AMBC will be selling fabulous handmade Valentine’s Day cards and card kits starting Feb. 1 through Valentine’s Day in 108 Hovland Hall. With prices starting at $1, you can purchase a handmade card or buy a kit to make a card with your own personal touch. For questions, email karen.bose@oregonstate.edu.

50/50 Cash Raffle: Through the month of February, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine will be doing a 50/50 cash raffle. Tickets can be purchased through Derrick Padar in the Marguder Hall Atrium. Winners will be announced at the end of February. For questions, email sara.k.smith@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-6779.

Book/DVD/Game Sale: Come get your next great book, DVD, or CD at the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine’s used book sale, happening now through the end of February, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Magruder Hall Atrium. All genres available and a large selection to choose from! All proceeds directly benefit the Linn Benton Food Bank. For questions, email allison.lake@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-4812.

Take Note 

NEW! Engagement Scholarship Consortium Awards Available. The Engagement Scholarship Consortium’s Excellence Awards Program provides recognition of excellence in engaged scholarship. Open to all institutions of higher education, the program offers awards for engaged scholarship to recognize exemplary institutional programs across four categories:  Student, Faculty, Community Partner, and Institutional Leadership.Nominations will be accepted through the ESC Awards Portal from Jan. 3 – Mar 1, 2018. Award recipients will be notified by May 1, 2018. Questions can be directed to Charles Robinson (Charles.robinson@oregonstate.edu).

Mid-Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Shelter in Disasters There may be situations, depending on circumstances and type of disaster, when it’s best to stay where you are and avoid going outside. The safest place to seek shelter varies by hazard. Find out which disasters are more likely to occur in your area and have plans for each. Choose a shelter in your home or another building that is safe for that hazard.  This month’s poster can be downloaded at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/files/EP-Bulletin/02-01%20Shelter.pdf

OSU Standard Updated:  Oregon State University will take written comments on proposed university standard 07-025 Use of Vehicles, Non-motorized Transportation, and Parking, through the end of business on Feb. 21, 2018.  The purpose of the comment period is to receive public feedback regarding replacing the existing standard (576-030), in order to expand its scope to include OSU Cascades campus, and to update to the modernized format and numbering system.  The proposed standard is available for review upon request as an electronic pdf document. Comments or requests should be directed to Susan Barba at susan.barba@oregonstate.edu.

Health and Safety: The University Health & Safety Committee wants to promote health and safety, with the following link from the American Heart Association highlighting February as American Heart Month http://newsroom.heart.org/events/february-is-american-heart-month-6669831. Did you know that you can also access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://ehs.oregonstate.edu/uhsc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online.

Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program for Undergraduates now accepting applications. This paid 10-week program runs from June 18-Aug. 24, and places high-caliber junior and senior undergraduate students from around the country with a variety of Oregon-based host organizations. Scholars may assist host agencies with field work, lab work, analyses, research, policy development, and/or outreach and public engagement efforts. Applications are due Feb. 26. Learn more on Oregon Sea Grant’s website.

Long Term Research Rooms: Apply for a long-term (6 to 12 months) research room at the Valley Library.  Doctoral candidates and faculty members engaged in special projects may apply.  Applications (available here) will be considered based on project merits and specific need for library space and materials.  The application deadline is Feb. 4, and decisions will be made Feb. 12.  Please complete and return to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu.

 Library Undergraduate Research Awards offer $1,000 scholarships: The deadline for applying has been extended to Feb. 15. Impressed by a student’s research paper or project? That student could win $1,000 for their work through the Library Undergraduate Research Awards, which offer one prize for a paper or project in the arts and humanities and another for work in social sciences, sciences or engineering. Encourage your worthy students to apply. More info is at http://library.oregonstate.edu/awards/undergrad-research.

Traffic and Maintenance

26th Street: Due to construction, 26th street between SW Campus Way and SW Orchard Ave. (see map) will be closed February 2018 through May 2018. Crews will be installing new steam and condensate lines from the tunnel at Campus Way north to the intersection of 26th street and Orchard. Currently 26th street is scheduled to close on Feb. 2 and reopen on May 28.  Pedestrian traffic will not be impacted, northbound and southbound sidewalks will remain open. We will add an update to this notification when we have more precise details on the construction schedule.

Kerr Admin Loading Dock closed: As part of the Kerr Admin Freight Elevator Modernization project, the Kerr Admin loading dock will be closed through mid March (see map). The closure of the east side of the loading dock will not affect hand truck deliveries or pedestrian pathways for building access. Accommodations for larger deliveries can be made when needed.

Jobs

To apply for the below positions, visit http://oregonstate.edu/jobs unless otherwise specified.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time .45 FTE (approximately 18 hours per week), Limited Duration (approximately 1 year) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) with the Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will be located in Eugene, Oregon.  Posting# P01335CT.  Closes Feb. 4. 

The Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration is seeking a Business Operations Project Manager. This is full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, limited duration, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is as the discretion of the Vice President. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity.  Posting Number: P01890UF.  Closes Feb. 5.

 EXTENDED! Certified Veterinary Technician:  The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool for a temporary Internal Medicine/Oncology Technician on Feb. 6.  Interested parties should apply to posting #P01316CT no later than midnight on Feb. 5 for full consideration.  Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered. 

Finance Specialist/Advisor This position will work on the INTO OSU Finance Team as a Finance Specialist/Advisor providing support to INTO OSU students with communication and advisement relating to their student accounts. This position will utilize communication skills to provide quality advice and support for students, staff, agents and parents. This position works with minimal supervision utilizing independent judgement, under the direction of the Finance Business Partner. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=37263&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Feb. 5.

Temporary Education Program Assistant 1 – Sea Grant invites applications for a part-time (0.5 FTE), 12-month, temporary Education Program Assistant 1 position. Posting P01345CT. Position based in Beaverton. Closes Feb. 6.

Office Copier Administrator (search deadline extended) – OSU Printing & Mailing Services is seeking a full-time Fleet Copier Administrator primarily responsible for overseeing the University-wide Office Copier Program, assisting with Bulk Mail Processing, Student Test Scoring administration, and assistance with invoice reviews and billing operations at Printing & Mailing Services. Posting # P01314CT.  Closes Feb. 6.

The University Ombuds Office is seeking an Ombuds Administrative Program Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the University Ombuds. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting #P01875UF. Closes Feb. 6.

Oregon Sea Grant is recruiting one part-time, (approximately 20 hours per week) Temporary Education Program Assistant position for Oregon State University in Beaverton, Oregon. Posting number, P01345CT. Accepting applications until Feb. 6.

Assistant Director of Advancement – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Assistant Director of Advancement position.  Posting #P01878UF. Position can be located in Corvallis or Portland, OR. Full consideration date is Feb. 7. Closes Feb. 21.

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking an Associate Head Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #PO1845UF. Posting closes – Feb. 8.

Oregon State University (OSU) Innovation Hub (IHub) is seeking an Administrator of Operations. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting# P01887UF. Full consideration Feb. 9. Closes Feb. 23.

EXTENDED! Student Treasury Management Project Assistant – The Office of University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week), Student Treasury Management Project Assistant post # P03167SE Full consideration date Feb. 9. Closes Feb. 28

First-Year Head Advisor – College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position. Posting # P01868UF.  Closes Feb. 9.

Grants and Contracts Technician – Extension 4H and the Health Sciences Business Center invite applications for a 12-month, limited duration Grants and Contracts Technician position. Posting # P01363CT. Closes Feb. 11.

Marketing & Communications Manager – University Housing & Dining Services(UHDS) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month fixed-term Marketing & Communications Manager. This position is a lead marketing manager for UHDS university-wide programs that serve and house faculty, students and staff. These programs include, but are not limited to:  UHDS residential dining, University Catering, Orange Rewards, conference and scholar housing and UHDS Summer Session Housing. Posting #P01881UF. Full consideration Feb. 11.

Content Strategist – The Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Content Strategist. Posting number: P01851UF Closes Feb. 11. 

Program Representative 1 – The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Program Representative 1 post # P01370CT, Closes Feb. 12.

HR Office Assistant (Part-Time) The HR Office Assistant will provide administrative support in the area of Human Resources. This position will assist search committees, be the first point of contact for newly hired employees, enter employment information in the HRIS system, and keep organized personnel records.  The HR Office Assistant acts on behalf Human Resources Manager when providing or receiving information, when scheduling and arranging appointments, meetings, and conferences, and when performing special projects or assignments. The HR Office Assistant may deal with sensitive issues which require confidentiality, and the individuals involved must be handled with tact, diplomacy and a solid understanding of FERPA regulations. Students are encouraged to apply. For more information: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=37264&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Feb. 12.

AMBC Office – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), 12-month, Student Clerical position. Posting #P03233SE. Closes Feb. 16.  Business majors are encouraged to apply. 

The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a Human Resources Retirement Officer. This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01885UF. Closes Feb. 16.

Regional Director – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a Regional Director. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The region assigned will be East Oregon which will cover Baker, Grant, Harney, Malheur, Umatilla, Union, and Wallowa counties. The office location will be in one of the East Oregon’s Extension County Offices. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement.  Posting # P01870UF.  Closes Feb. 18.

Recruiter – College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Recruiter position.  Posting #P01855UF.  Closes Feb. 19.

Enterprise Computing Services is recruiting for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 1 position at Oregon State University.  Posting # P01356CT. Closes Feb. 23.

The Office of Equal Opportunity and Access is seeking an Accommodation Associate. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting # P01888UF. Closes Feb. 25.

The Office of Audit Services is seeking a staff auditor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Chief Audit Executive. Posting # P01876UF. Full consideration Feb. 28. Closes March 30.

Enterprise Computing Services is recruiting for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 3 position at Oregon State University.  Posting # P01358CT. Closes March 15.

Veterinary Technician. Oregon State University’s (OSU) Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital seeks a Certified Veterinary Technician for employment in our Anesthesia Services.  The hospital is part of OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine and provides excellent benefits and a competitive salary. This is a full time position.  Posting #PO1316CT. Closes March 18. Mark your application with “Anesthesia” in the notes section under the question;  “which department would you like to work in.”  

The Office of Academic Programs, Assessment and Accreditation is seeking a Curriculum Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Associate Provost. Posting # P01894UF. Closes April 2. Full-Consideration date is March 19.

NEW! Kinesiology Experiential Learning Coordinator: College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites application for a full-time (1.0FTE), 12-month, Experiential Learning Coordinator. Posting #P01877UF.  For Full Consideration apply by March 31.

ABE Teacher  The College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP) is seeking an ABE Teacher. This is a part-time, .49 FTE, 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01530UF. Closes June 30.

Director of Development, Health Sciences.  The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for a front-line fundraising professional to manage a comprehensive major gift program to support units within the Division of Health Sciences.  This position will devote 80% of work time to major gift fundraising activities and 20% of work time to administrative responsibilities. Learn more a www.osufoundation.org

Weather

Corvallis: “Sometimes I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It’s beyond me.” ~ Zora Neale Hurston. Slight chance of rain and patchy fog today, high of 56, low of 45. Slight chance of rain and patchy fog Saturday, patchy fog Sunday.

Central Oregon: Partly sunny today, high of 52, low of 38. Partly sunny Saturday, mostly cloudy Sunday.

Newport: Chance of rain Friday, high of 54, low of 47. Rain likely Saturday, chance of rain Sunday.

Statewide: For OSU employees around the state, find your local forecast here: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/pqr/

 

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