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Tuesday, March 13, 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.

Can coral microbes protect reefs from climate change? (Oceans Deeply)

One group working to fill in some of the blanks is the Global Coral Microbiome Project, a global survey of reefs that aims to establish a baseline understanding of how coral microbiomes function. Led by Rebecca Vega Thurber at Oregon State University and Monica Medina of Pennsylvania State University, the project has collected samples from the islands of Hawaii and Madagascar to the South Pacific, Caribbean and bathwater-warm Red Sea.

A look inside OSU’s new high-tech brewhouse (KGW)

A $1 million gift is helping students and researchers at Oregon State University make better beer. It’s a new high-tech brewhouse. It is fully automated. Computer screens allow students and researchers to see what’s happening inside the tanks.

OSU researchers: ‘Superacid’ can lead to cheaper, safer LEDs (KTVZ)

Researchers at Oregon State University used organic superacid to improve the performance of “quantum dots” made from copper indium disulfide, a compound much less toxic than the lead or cadmium that typically serve as the basis for the light-emitting nanocrystals. (see also Nanowerk)

OSU business professor publishes book of ‘Lord Birthday’ comics (Gazette-Times)

Oregon State University business professor Chad Murphy just published a book, but it won’t be on his students’ required reading list.

No room for a vegetable garden? Create a space with potted plants (Oregonian)

Limited garden space precludes being able to grow some of the larger vegetables, according to Brooke Edmunds, Oregon State University Extension Service horticulturist. For instance, growing corn on a balcony may not be practical. But a wide variety of crops can be planted, including lettuce, herbs, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, carrots, beans, squash, radishes, strawberries, kale, chard and spinach.

Sustainability event focuses on climate change (Gazette-Times)

Nearly 300 people gathered to stroll through the exhibits, engage in table discussions of climate mitigation and adaptation and hear keynote speaker Asher Miller of the Post Carbon Institute talk about creating a resilient community in the face of climate change challenges.

Iditarod reprimands OSU prof (Gazette-Times)

The organizing body of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has reprimanded Oregon State University toxicology professor Morrie Craig for improper comments to a competitor.


Open Forum – 2018-2019 OSU Tuition Proposals: On Tuesday, March 13, Budget & Fiscal Planning Director Sherman Bloomer is hosting an open forum to discuss 2018-2019 OSU tuition proposals. The forum will be held in the Memorial Union Journey Room from noon -1 p.m. Bloomer will spend about 15 minutes on the proposals, with the remaining time for audience questions. If you have questions before Tuesday, you can contact Bloomer for assistance and more information.

Thesis Defense: Trevor Grandy, MS candidate in Water Resources Policy & Management, will defend his thesis, “Saving Darlingtonia: Pumping, Pollution, Public Participation, and Perceived Impacts to a Carnivorous Pitcher Plant: Darlingtonia State Natural Site, Florence, Oregon” March 13, noon in Burt 193. Grandy is advised by Todd Jarvis of the Institute for Water and Watersheds. 

Thesis defense: Malia Losordo, MS/JD candidate in Water Resources Policy & Management, will defend her thesis, “The Role of Environmental Justice in Oregon’s Climate Change Adaptation Planning” March 13, 2:30 p.m., in Owen 102.  Losordo is co-advised by Mary Santelmann of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, and Adell Amos, of the University of Oregon School of Law.

Edwards Lecture Series: Reginald DesRoches, Rice University, will present “Challenges and Opportunities for Reducing Earthquake Risks” on Tuesday, March 13, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Dearborn 118. DesRoches will discuss how improved computational methods, coupled with new smart materials and structural systems, are providing engineers with tools to minimize the impacts from earthquakes and enhance community resilience. Free and open to the public.  Reception to follow.

OSU University Chorale: Sandra Babb leads the ensemble in their winter term performance. Tuesday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. First Presbyterian, 114 S.W. 8th Street. Free.

OSU Campus Band: Jason Gossett leads the ensemble in their winter term performance. Tuesday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. Memorial Union Ballroom. Free.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Classified Staff meeting: Discussion on merit increases – What are they? Selective increases, and bargaining preview. Lunch served, all welcome. Thursday, March 15, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m., MU 206. Questions, concerns, contact Siobhan Burke at 503-540-8479 or burkes@seiu503.org or text 630-699-0281. Open house format.

NEW! Marine Studies Building Construction Launch: Thursday, March 15, 3:30 p.m. at Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport.  Free and open to the public; reception in the HMSC Visitors Center to follow. http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&pgid=7055&gid=34&cid=13014&ecid=13014

NEW! OSU Wind Ensemble: “Ashen Skies of a Timeworn World” lead by Chris Chapman. Thursday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. The LaSells Stewart Center. $5 general admission. OSU students and K-12 free. Ticket info at liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/SACevents

OSU Jazz Ensemble directed by Ryan Biesack. Wednesday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Ballroom. Free.

Lunch Hour Tours 2018: The next tour will be held Wednesday, March 14, from noon to 1 p.m., at the Radiation Center. If you are in the Division of Finance and Administration, come join the fun, meet new people, and learn about the OSU community, new research and new ideas. To register for the tour or to learn more log on to: http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_view.php?crse_id=627 Registration closes March 12. More tours to come.

Board of Trustees: The Academic Strategies Committee of the OSU Board of Trustees will hold a telephonic meeting from 3 to 5 p.m. on Friday, March 16, to hear a report from the university’s provost and updates on critical employee training and the institutional accreditation process in progress. Members of the public may listen to the meeting by calling the toll-free number listed on the agenda. The MU’s Allworth Room will be open to the public as a site for listening to this meeting. The agenda and materials for the meeting will be posted athttp://oregonstate.edu/leadership/trustees/meetings. If special accommodation is required, contact Marcia Stuart at (541) 737-3449 or marcia.stuart@oregonstate.edu at least 48 hours in advance.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! WRGP Winter Seminar Series. Meghna Babbar-Sebens, of Civil & Construction Engineering, will present, “Human-computer collaboration in development of watershed management plans for tackling complex and ill-defined environmental problems” on Wednesday, March 14, from noon-1 p.m. in Strand 260. Free and open to the public.

NEW! 2018 Starker Lecture Series: “What’ Next: Managing for healthy productive forests.” Zack Parisa will speak on “Forestry in the age of artificial intelligence,” March 14, 3:30 – 5 p.m., in The LaSells Stewart Center C&E Hall.

NEW! Academic Technology webinar: Final Letter Grades from Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, March 15, at 10 a.m., to learn about configuring the gradebook in Canvas as you prepare to submit final grades for the term. Register for information on joining this free 30-minute webinar, or discover other webinars. Questions? Email us at Canvas@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Moving to ArcGIS Pro: John Sharrard, a solutions engineer with Esri, will speak about transitioning to ArcGIS Pro, which is the latest desktop GIS product from Esri, which is deprecating ArcMap 10.X versions over the next few years.  He will speak on March 15 at 10 a.m. in Richardson 107.

NEW! ABC+D of Medicare: Medicare choices? Part D? Medigap? Medicare Advantage? Designed for people 63 and older. March 15, noon, MU 212. Presented by Kyle King, CPRC®, APMA®, associate financial adviser, CFS*. RSVP to investmentseminars@mapscu.com

NEW! First Campus Forum on University Accreditation: Members of the university community are invited to attend OSU’s first Campus Forum on University Accreditation with Marlene Moore, NWCCU Interim President, on Wednesday, April, 4 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. in the Horizon Room – MU. For details and to register visit http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eb3OcEL8KaAweAR. People off-campus may join via WebEx. Questions? Contact JoAnne Bunnage at joanne.bunnage@oregonstate.edu.

Qual*Tricks. Come learn some new tricks in Qualtrics on Wednesday, March 14, in the Valley Library, Willamette East from 12:15-12:45 p.m. This week’s topic is “Open Qualtrics question day.” Bring your lunch, your questions about Qualtrics and your own laptop if you’d like to follow along. Can’t come? Join us on WebEx. RSVP for both F2F and Online attendance. See the complete schedule.

Starker lecture:  Forestry in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, Zack Parisa, president and co-founder of Silvia Terra, will speak March 14, 3:30 p.m, in The LaSells Stewart Center in the Construction and Engineering Hall.

Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology Seminar Series: Anna Jolles, associate professor in the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine, will give the final presentation in this term’s seminar series on “The good, the bad, and the ugly: Buffalo, TB and a profusion of parasites.” She will speak on March 14 from 4 – 5 p.m. in LINC 302.

Sex trafficking talk: Rebecca Bender, Oregon native and former OSU student, is more than just a survivor of domestic sex trafficking. She is an award-winning, internationally recognized speaker, author and survivor leader in the movement to eradicate modern day slavery. Join us for “Conversations with Heart,” a free event with a reception March 14 at 5:30 p.m. and presentation at 6:30 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center.

League of Women Voters program: The League of Women Voters will present  “Density by Design: a Tool for Corvallis,” by Matthew Gebhardt, March 14 at 7 p.m. at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Gebhardt will frame the overall issue of density – pros an cons – and then drill down to Corvallis. The public is welcome to attend.

University-Wide Strategic Plan 4.0 Forum: Provost Ed Feser will present themes and findings from the series of SP 4.0 campus forums on March 21 from 1 – 3 p.m. in the MU Horizon Room.  Registration is not required and this forum is open to all.

Master Food Preservers Volunteer Training, Benton/Linn Counties. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tuesdays, April 3 through May 22, Linn County Extension Office, 33630 McFarland Road, Tangent (Just off Highway 34). Volunteers will be expected to return 48 hours of volunteer time during the food preservation season.  Cost is $125 which includes all class supplies, groceries and resource notebook.  http://extension.oregonstate.edu/linn/ 

Biochemistry and Biophysics Guest Lecture: Michael Riscoe, a researcher from Oregon Health and Science University, will give a lecture titled “ELQ-300 for Treatment and Prevention of Malaria: Resistance is Futile” on Wednesday, March 14, at 3:30 p.m. in ALS 4001.

Jam Session: The hands-on workshop will teach you how to make a variety of jams and jelly products both sweet and savory using frozen fruits. The spreads can be made using your own frozen fruit or fruit will be provided. The workshop will include cooked jams and jellies and other fruit spreads including regular, low sugar, no sugar as well as no-cook freezer jams.  The class will be held on Saturday, April 7, from 10 a.m. -1:30 p.m. at the Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road, Eugene. Cost of the workshop is $35 Learn More/Register

Take Note 

NEW! Historical Society exhibit: Are you taking students to Portland?  Consider stopping by the Oregon Historical Society to see the OSU150 exhibit Oregon State University:  A Legacy of Transformation.  Entry is free with an OSU ID. The exhibit is on display through Sept. 9.  For questions, contact shelly.signs@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! External Course Fees Updated:  Oregon State University will take written comments on its proposed updates to OSU Standard 576-010 University Fees through the end of business on Monday, April 2, 2018.  The purpose of the comment period is to receive public feedback regarding updates to the Summer/Fall 2018 External Course Fee proposals before they become effective April 15, 2018.  The proposed fees are available electronically as a pdf upon request.  Comments or requests should be directed to Susan Barba at susan.barba@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Reading Room: The Reading Room on the main floor of Valley Library is a collection of books on themes highlighting current issues, chosen in collaboration with students and staff. The current theme is Reading People’s Lives — help choose the next theme by filling out this survey: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_50IIP41H2dXl2WF

Call for Beyond Earth Day Events and Booths: Beyond Earth Day is a celebration put on by OSU and the greater Corvallis community offering events focused on sustainable earth ecosystems, social justice, and a healthy economy. If your organization would like to register for a Community Fair booth or add your event to the April 20-27 calendar, visit the website or contact Andrea Norris at andrea.norris@oregonstate.edu.

Call for 2018 Exemplary Employee Award Nominations: Do you know a professional faculty or classified employee co-worker who goes above and beyond the call of duty? If you would like to recognize someone in your unit or elsewhere on campus who exemplifies great service to OSU, please review nomination information at:  http://oregonstate.edu/admin/hr/recognition/exemplary.html. Nomination packets must be submitted to the Office of Human Resources by Friday, April 6.

Call to Artists: Giustina Gallery at The LaSells Stewart Center is hosting a Sun Grant art exhibit titled “Our Energy, Our Planet, Our Future” in support of the OSU’s 150th anniversary and the upcoming OSU150 Sun Grant Festival in April. The exhibit runs from March 21 – April 29. Submission deadline is March 15. There is a $20 fee per artist for accepted artwork. Information and to submit.

OSU Libraries earns Grant Project of the Year from the State Library of Oregon: Staff from OSU Libraries and Oregon Historical Society Research Library were named winners of the LSTA Project of the Year for their project “Reuniting Finley and Bohlman.”  Through a Library Services and Technology Act grant, the libraries partnered to digitize and present online photographs and other materials from Oregon conservationists and photographers William L. Finley, Irene Barnhart Finley, and Herman Bohlman.

STEM Academy: Registration for STEM Academy AWSEM (Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering, and Math) Club for 3rd-5th grade is open. AWSEM Clubs are designed to nurture girls’ interest in STEM by providing a program of hands-on activities paired with positive adult women STEM role models. Club meets on Tuesdays, 3:15-4:45 p.m., from April 10–May 8, at Garfield Elementary School. Topics: Engineering, Human Anatomy, Computing, Marine Science, and Chemistry/Physics. For more information and to register, please visit http://stemacademy.oregonstate.edu/awsem-club. For questions, call 541-737-8139 or email STEM.academy@oregonstate.edu. Cost is $75. Needs-based scholarships available.

Traffic and Maintenance

26th Street: Due to construction, 26th Street between S.W. Campus Way and S.W. Orchard Avenue (see map) will be closed 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 reopen 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 Administration 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.


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

EXTENDED – Property Specialist 2 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for one Property Specialist 2 position.  This is a full-time, 12-month, classified position. Posting # P01405CT. Closes March 12.

Academic Wage-Hourly: Rock Climbing Course – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a part-time (0.25), 12-month, Rock Climbing Course position. This position is for Spring Term 2018. Posting #00390AW. Closes March 12.

Human Resources Consultant 1 – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a full-time (1.0), 12-month, Human Resources Consultant 1 position. Posting # P01941UF. Closes March 12.

Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications – OSU’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) assistant director of Marketing and Communications. The assistant director works with the director of Marketing and Communications to provide day-to-day marketing and communications management and planning to support the college’s strategic priorities and to enhance its brand image. The assistant director is a content creator who develops, produces and distributes high-quality print and electronic materials that advance the research, education and outreach goals and mission of the college. Posting # P01934UF. Closes March 12.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time .75 FTE (approximately 30 hours per week), limited duration (approximately one year) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) with the Oregon State University Extension Service Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will be located in Eugene serving Lane County. Posting # P01419CT.  Closes March 13.

Cook 1 position for UHDS at OSU. F/T, academic-year (10-month), classified; starting wage $12.51/hr + benefits. Posting # P01412CT. For full consideration, apply by March 13. 

The Office of the Registrar is seeking an Operations Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Registrar. Posting # P01946UF. Closes March 13.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Administrative Program Assistant position for the Office of the Registrar at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01418CT. Closes March 14.

The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a Human Resources Benefits Consultant. This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01932UF. Closes March 14.

Juntos Program Coordinator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement (Division) at Oregon State University invites applications for a Juntos Program Coordinator. This is a full-time, (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position located in Hood River and Wasco Counties. Reappointment will be at the discretion of the regional administrator for the Mid-Columbia Region and the assistant director of OSU Open Campus and Innovation. Posting# P01931UF. Closes March 14.

NEW! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Medical Assistant, Posting #P01413CT.  Closes March 15

NEW! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Medical Assistant, Posting #P01414CT.  Closes March 15

Operations Manager – Dining, University Housing and Dining Services.  Filling one F/T Professional Faculty position. Anticipated annual salary range $36,228 – $61,560 plus benefits package. Posting #P01953UF.  Closes March 18.

NEW! Food Service Coordinator – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time, intermittent Food Service Coordinator position for the Oregon 4-H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in rural Salem, Oregon.  Posting# P01438CT.  Full-consideration March 19.  Closes March 23.

Institutional Analytics and Research is seeking a Data Modeler. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01943UF. Full-consideration date March 15. Closes March 31.

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

Faculty Research Assistant – OSU-Cascades invites applications for a full-time (1.0), 12-month, Faculty Research Assistant position. Posting # P01933UF. Full consideration date March 16. Closes April 6.

Assistant to the Associate Deans – College of Agricultural Sciences Administration is seeking an assistant to the associate deans.  This full-time (1.0 FTE) position provides day-to-day technical and administrative support and serves as an important member of the team in the Dean’s Office. Incumbent will interact with various stakeholders including on campus partners, state and federal agencies, private citizens and others.  Strong computer, organization and communications skills are necessary.  Posting #P01949UF. Full consideration March 18. Closes April 1. 

Admissions Representative – This position is to support the Office of International Admissions in providing high level customer service, maintaining the standards and integrity of the Office of International Admissions, and sustaining an efficient admissions process. Please follow the link for more information or to apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=38474&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes March 18.

Senior Researcher – The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE) Senior Researcher position. Posting# P01937UF. Closes March 18.

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.” 

First Year Experience Program Coordinator – The University Exploratory Studies Program (UESP) is seeking a First Year Experience Program Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director. Posting # P01935UF Closes March 19.

The Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Institute is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Machine Shop Assistant. Posting #P03336SE. Closes March. 19.

The OSU Library is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month tenure track Assistant Professor.  Posting # P01917UF.  Closes March 19.

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! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month schedule, Health Educator-Dietitian, Posting #P00395AW.  This is an Academic Wage position and will be for approximately 10 months. Closes March 21.

Sea Grant is seeking a Coastal STEM Hub Director. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Oregon Sea Grant director. Posting #P01944UF. Closes March 21.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking eight part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) PCMM Student Route Drivers. Posting #  P03314SE. Closes March 22.

EXTENDED! The Office of Financial Aid is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director. Posting # P01922UF. Closes March 23.

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking a Post Award Research Administrator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the associate dean for Research. Posting #P01951UF. Closes March 23.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for their Data Architecture Team (DATA).  This is a Classified Exempt position. Posting # P01385CT. Closes March 23.

University Outreach & Engagement – Student Success Coordinator. The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Student Success Coordinator position that will be located in Portland. Posting #P01955UF. Closes March 27.

NEW! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Registered Nurse,  Posting #P01423CT.  Closes March 28.

Video Producer– OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), video producer. This is a creative position that works collaboratively with a team of video producers, marketing managers, faculty, staff and others. The video producer plans, organizes and directs video production, and is responsible for ensuring the quality of video and multimedia content is of a high standard. This position involves some travel both on campus and at times off campus for video interviews. Posting #P01425CT. Closes March 28.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The Extension 4-H Youth Development program invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term, Assistant Professor of Practice position serving Wasco County. This position will be located in the Wasco County Extension office in The Dalles.  Posting# P01945UF.  Closes March 28.

NEW! Finance Manager – The Agricultural Research Foundation at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time Finance Manager.  Full consideration applications are due by March 30.  Learn more at http://agresearchfoundation.oregonstate.edu/jobs-arf

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. Closes March 30.

OSU 4-H Youth Development Educator – Oregon State University Extension Service invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term 4-H Youth Development Educator position to be located in Crook County. Posting #P01948UF. Closes March 31.

The Office for Sponsored Research and Award Administration is hiring an Associate Director, Award Compliance & Education. Posting # P01938UF. Closes March 31.

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.

UPDATED! Student Clerical– University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week), 12-month, Student Clerical.  Posting # P03386SE  Closes April 1.  

Regional Administrator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University 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 West Central Oregon which will cover Benton, Lane, Linn, Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties. The office location will be in one of the West Central Oregon’s Extension County Offices. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement. Posting # P01952UF. Closes April 1.

Student Success Assessment Coordinator – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), student success assessment coordinator position. This position is responsible for monitoring metrics and analyzing data trends in student success and retention, communicating the results to inform and guide strategies used by the Student Success unit, and utilize data to ensure the effective implementation, maintenance and progress of Ecampus student success initiatives with an overarching goal to enhance persistence, retention and success of students in distance degree programs toward graduation and beyond. Posting #P01950UF. Closes April 3.

NEW! The Office of Enrollment Management Information Technology is seeking an Operations Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Information Technology Manager. Posting # P01967UF. Full consideration April 2. Closes April 9.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for the Hyland Onbase project. This is a Classified Exempt position that is of limited duration (expected to last two years). Posting # P01386CT. Closes April 10.

NEW! Education Program Assistant 2 – Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service 4-H Youth Development program, affiliated with the College of Public Health and Human Sciences, invites applications for a full-time Education Program Assistant 2 (EPA2) located in Redmond in Deschutes County.  Posting# P01436CT.  Closes April 23.

Assistant/Associate Professor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 9-month tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position (depending on qualifications). Position will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Operations Management/Supply Chain Management. Posting #P01929UF. Closes May 1.

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 percent of work time to major gift fundraising activities and 20 percent of work time to administrative responsibilities. Learn more a www.osufoundation.org


Corvallis: “A self is not something static, tied up in a pretty parcel and handed to the child, finished and complete. A self is always becoming.” ~ Madeleine L’Engle. Rain today, high of 54, low of 38. Chance of showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Rain today, high of 54, low of 34. Chance of snow showers tomorrow.

Newport: Rain today, high of 48, low of 41. Chance of showers tomorrow.

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



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