OSU Today

Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013

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.

OSU statewides budget flat (Capital Press)

Oregon State University’s statewide public services may have to eliminate 30 faculty positions under Gov. John Kitzhaber’s proposed 2013-15 budget, according to College of Agricultural Sciences Dean Dan Arp.

Beer’s hoppiness gets a yardstick (Washington Post)

More important, iso-alpha acids alone won’t help you attain hop bliss. “There are 300 to 400 compounds that have been identified in the essential oils of hops,” says Thomas Shellhammer, professor of fermentation science at Oregon State University. “There could be as many as a thousand.”

Police form task force to find attacker (KVAL)

Police have formed a task force to track down a suspect in two attacks on women in the Oregon State University campus area of Corvallis.

Oregon State University to host forum on sexual assault (KLCC)

Oregon State University is holding a town hall forum Tuesday to address concerns about recent attacks on women in Corvallis.

OSU students rally for tuition freeze (KVAL)

Dozens of Oregon State University students rallied at the Memorial Union Quad on Monday with a message for Oregon lawmakers: “Don’t raise our tuition.”

One area where Head Start lives up to its name (Pacific Standard)

A new study from Oregon State appearing in the current issue of the Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology finds that kids who aren’t living with a parent get those normal ephemeral boosts from exposure to Head Start, but they also may reap benefits – specifically engendering a good teacher-child relationship — that aren’t observed when kids still have at least one parent around.

More couples putting empty nest plans on hold (Consumer Affairs)

“We mostly found very positive feelings about adults helping their children in the emerging adulthood stage of life, from around ages 18 to 30,” said Karen Hooker, director of the Oregon State University (OSU) Center for Healthy Aging Research, who recently conducted a similar study.

Career wardrobe is Thursday at OSU (Gazette-Times)

Oregon State University students who need to spruce up their wardrobe in preparation for job hunting or other professional enhancement can participate in the annual OSU Career Wardrobe Makeover day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday in the Memorial Union Ballroom.

Oregon State yearbook may have digital future (KVAL)

Samara Simpson, editor-in-chief of the Beaver Yearbook, looks over page designs for the 2013 yearbook Thursday Jan. 24, 2013 at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore.


News & Research Communications Mardi Gras Rummage Sale: Come by Kerr’s 4th Floor Lobby from Feb. 4-8, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. We’re selling books, music, movies, clothing, household goods and more. And with our Mardi Gras theme, we’ll also be selling Mardi Gras beads and masks!

Student webinar: “Landing Your Dream Federal Job or Internship,” Feb. 5, 11 a.m. to noon, Valley Library, Willamette East & West Rooms, 3rd Floor. This webinar is for students interested in finding and applying for federal internships and jobs, as well as those advisors looking for more information about federal opportunities to share with their students.Questions: please contact jennifer.busick@oregonstate.edu

Chili Cook-Off and Hot Dog Lunch: Join Zoology and Biology on Tues. Feb. 5, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Cordley 3029! Enjoy vegetarian & meat chili, and vote for your favorite in our chili cook-off. Hot Dog or Turkey Dog for $3. Chili & voting ballot for $3. All of the above $5.

OPAA Baked Potato Bar for Linn/Benton Food Share: Very popular in the past, OPAA is once again offering a full baked potato bar lunch – including dessert – for $5 as a fundraising effort to support Linn-Benton Food Share. Please join us on Tuesday, Feb. 5 in Kerr 306 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for good food and conversation, while also supporting a worthy local cause.

Professional Development Workshop: The Professional Faculty Leadership Association offers David Chin of ActionCoach presenting “5 Dysfunctions of a Team”. Learn about these five dysfunctions and how you can make your team more functional and cohesive Feb 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. $20 PFLA members/$40 non-PFLA members (includes lunch) CH2M Hill Alumni Center. Visit: http://people.oregonstate.edu/groups/pfla/ for more information.

Sexual violence town hall: Various leaders of the OSU community have come together to provide an overview of the comprehensive approach to the prevention and recovery services OSU offers and to engage the campus community in their concern and commitment to maintaining and improving the safety of all community members. Feb. 5, 5:30 to 7 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center

Recycled Fashion Show: OSU Fashion Organization presents the annual “Runway Rubbish” fashion show. Tuesday, Feb. 5 in the MU Ballroom. Doors open at 6 p.m., show begins at 7 p.m. Free admission. Donations accepted.

NEW! SIFC Budget Presentations: The Student Sustainability Initiative (SSI) and Childcare and Family Resources (CFR)/Our Little Village (OLV) will present their budgets to the Student Incidental Fee Committee and receive a tentative fee level. Currently their budget is set at $11.07 and $4.23 per student/term, respectively. Presentations are in MU 213 at 6 p.m. for SSI and 7:30 p.m. for OLV.

Upcoming Events

NEW! SIFC Budget Presentations: The Associated Students of Oregon State University (ASOSU) will present their budget to the Student Incidental Fee Committee and receive a tentative fee level. Currently their budget is set at $20.42 per student/term, respectively. Their presentation will be Feb. 6 at 6:45 p.m. in the MAC Room in McAlexander Fieldhouse.

NEW! Webinar – Beyond Blackboard Basics, with Lynn Greenough (TAC).  This session covers several useful features in Blackboard that instructors may not know about, or would like more details on. We’ll review Adaptive release; Mark as reviewed; Performance dashboards; Notifications and more. Thurs. Feb 7, noon to 12:50 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/UhNG9m

NEW!  NASA Student Symposium: The Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium will host the 2013 NASA Student Symposium on Friday, Feb. 8, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. in the Memorial Union Journey Room.  The Symposium features a morning poster session and afternoon oral presentations by student interns, scholars, and teams.  The event is free and open to the public. For more information, http://spacegrant.oregonstate.edu/student-symposium.

NEW! Professional faculty to meet with President Ray and Provost Randhawa: Professional faculty are invited to attend a conversational meeting Feb. 11, 3 to 4 p.m. in the MU Journey Room.  This meeting will be recorded and can be viewed at http://live.oregonstate.edu.If you have questions or suggestions for discussion, contact Andrea Bisson (andrea.bisson@oregonstate.edu).

NEW! PCOSW general meeting: The President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW) welcomes all to a general meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. in MU206. As a direct link to President Ray, PCOSW actively helps women on campus to succeed, creates awareness of women’s issues, and investigates and advocates against sexism and institutional sexism. Please visit http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/pcosw/home

OSU-Cascades “It’s in the bag!”: Helpful/Safe vs. Useless/Dangerous: The Affect Heuristic. Jesse King, assistant professor of business, talks about the mental shortcuts we make in decision-making. Feb. 6, noon, Cascades Hall Room 118, Bend.

Webinar: Using Social Media in the Classroom, with Kimmy Hescock (TAC). Social media (Facebook, Twitter, G+, etc.) permeates many aspects of our daily lives, so why not the classroom as well? This webinar touches on the use of social media in higher education today and offers some ideas of how you might utilize it in your own classes. Wed. Feb 6, 2-3 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/UhNCGz

“Free and Easy” Biochemistry: At the Feb. 7 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Kevin Ahern (aka the singing scientist), will discuss his approach to science education. Triad will meet in the MU, room 109A, from noon to 1 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend free of charge and pay $11 if they have lunch. Contact Nick Houtman, 541-737-0783, to save a seat.

Celebrity Chef at Lunar New Year: On Thurs, Feb. 7. Food Network personality and acclaimed chef Jet Tila will be demonstrating his cooking technique and his recipes with time to meet with students, OSU staff and faculty and the general public. Marketplace West’s Ring of Fire, live cooking demonstrations: 12:30-1 p.m. and 6:30-7:15 p.m. and meal service: 11-1:30 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Meal cost: $9 at the door.

Meet with Ed Ray: The Faculty Senate invites all faculty (academic, research and professional) to participate in a small group session with President Ray on Feb. 12 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. This is an opportunity for faculty to share their concerns, suggestions and experiences. To register for this session, please access the form at https://secure.oregonstate.edu/facultysenate/reg/sml_grp_ses2013/

Lectures and seminars

NEW! Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar:  Dr. Yi Liu, Department of Physiology, Univ of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, will present a seminar “Less is more, codon usage regulates protein expression, structure and function” on Wednesday, Feb. 6,  at 3:30 p.m. in Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg 4001.

NEW! International Programs Speaker Series: Yamina Aimene, assistant professor from the Universite des Antilles et de la Guyane, kicks off IP’s new monthly series, Unique Journeys: Collaboration Beyond Borders. From OSU’s diverse population of international scholars, faculty, student interns and sponsoring professors, IP introduces a lively series of talks and panel discussions. Feb. 7, from noon to 1 p.m., MU 109B. Light refreshments served.

Fish and wildlife seminar series: “The dead don’t lie: raptors, rodents, and conservation paleobiology,” presented by Rebecca Terry, Department of Zoology, OSU. Feb. 6, 4 p.m., Nash Hall Room 206.

Plastics in agriculture seminar series: Plastics in Food Packaging. J. Antonio Torres, Dept. of Food Science and Technology, Oregon State University. Kidder Room 278, Feb. 6, 4 to 4:50 p.m.

Library Faculty Seminar Series: Doing Oral History at OSU: A Tale of Three Time Zones, Feb. 15. Chris Petersen talks about his work doing oral history, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., Feb. 15, Williamette Industries Seminar Rooms (3622) Valley Library. Contact Uta Hussong-Christian, uta.hussong-christian@oregonstate.edu, with any questions.

Africa Initiatives: Join the next Africa Initiatives Meeting, Tue., Feb. 19 from noon to 1 p.m. in Heckart Lodge – 2nd Floor Conference Rm with speaker Todd Pugatch, Department of Economics, “Bumpy Rides: School to Work Transitions in South Africa.” View more information about the Africa Initiatives or, if you have questions, please contact Julie.walkin@oregonstate.edu.

Food drive events

NEW! College of Forestry Soup Lunch: Come and enjoy a variety of soups, breads and baked goods provided by the WSE Department in support of this year’s food drive. Wednesday, February 6, noon to 1 p.m., Richardson 2nd Floor Knuckle. All proceeds go directly to Linn Benton Food Share.

NEW! Research Office Online Auction: Bid in our online auction Feb. 4-12, for a chance to win several items including a week’s reserved parking, jewelry, candy baskets and bouquets, and bragging rights for Rick Spinrad shaving his head! Items on display in A312 Kerr. Place your bids at http://oregonstate.edu/research/2013fooddrive.

NEW! Valentine Cake Walk & Name that Baby Contest: Who doesn’t love delicious desserts just in time for Valentine’s Day? On Thurs., Feb. 14, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., for only $2, enter to win a delicious cake and have fun with your colleagues in the process!  At the same time, we will be having the first ever MIME “Name That Baby” Contest.  MIME faculty & staff have submitted baby photos and if you can guess who all the “Babies” are, you win a prize.  Only $1 to enter.  Event location TBA.  Email michelle.eck@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Chemistry/Physics Departments Food Drive Raffle: The Chemistry and Physics Department is Raffling off the following items to raise money for Food Drive February.  Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.  Purchase your tickets in 153 Gilbert Hall, M-F 8-5.  Drawing will be held Feb. 28.
·       A Night Under the Stars – a night of star gazing with Physics Instructor Jim Ketter
·       Soup for a Month – one month of free soup delivered every Thursday to your home or office, compliments of SoupCycle
·       Bathroom Basket – A Periodic Table of Elements Shower Curtain, Beach Towel and an Erlenmeyer Flask Shaped Soap
·       A Weekend of Fun – 2x 3 Day General Admission passes to the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival, 2 Metal OSU Water Bottles, 2 Tubes of Sun Screen and 2 T-Shirts.

Soup lunch!: Wed., Feb. 6 at The Valley Library 3rd floor staff lounge, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. For $5, enjoy soup, dessert and a hot beverage (courtesy of Java II) and also a chance to buy a handcrafted pottery bowl! Buy lunch for your student workers, friends and colleagues! Sponsored by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. Questions? Contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

Soup and salad: The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center will be hosting a soup and salad event on Feb. 7, from 11:30 a.m. until the food runs out, in Hovland Hall, Room 9 , in support of Linn Benton Food Share. Please come and enjoy a variety of delicious homemade soups with salad and bread for $5.

OSUsed Store Food Drive Discount: Come to our monthly evening public sale Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Bring 1-2 food donation items for 10 percent off or 3+ items for 25 percent off your purchase. Personal purchases must be made during public sales, but departments may shop on most weekdays; learn more on our website.

Flower Power: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to be added to the order site for Gift Wrap, Dahlias, Freesias, Tiger Lilies, Anemones, Peonies and Black Gladiolus. 50% of the profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

See’s Candies: Email JoLynn.OHearn@oregonstate.edu to order from the Spring Candies Selection. 25%-50% profit goes to Linn Benton Food Share. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement.

Raffle for prizes: Enchanted Forest passes, Bi-Mart Gift Certificate, Animal Crackers Gift Card, and more! Come to the 4th floor Administration Desk in The Valley Library to buy your $1 raffle tickets. Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. For more information contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

Izzy’s Coupon books for $5: Come buy coupon books at the 4th Floor Reception Desk in The Valley Library! Brought to you by OSU Libraries/ E-Campus/ Outreach & Engagement. Questions? Contact JoLynn.Ohearn@oregonstate.edu.

OSU Extension Linn County’s 12th Annual Soup Bar: Our fundraiser to benefit Linn Benton Food Share is on Fri, March 1, 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. It’s $4 for a bowl with bread, beverage and cookies or $6 for a bottomless bowl, bread, beverage, and cookies. 104 4th Ave. SW, Albany. Contact Rosemary Weidman: rosemary.weidman@oregonstate.edu.

Second Annual Prettiest Pet Contest: Is your pet the cutest? Enter the Prettiest Pet contest to benefit the Food Drive. Submit a photo & $1 entry fee at 300 Kerr Admin Bldg.; entries accepted Jan. 28 through March 1. Vote for your fave by donating from Feb. 4 through March 1; the pet with the most donations wins. Email jessica.king@oregonstate.edu.

News for Employees

NEW! Black History Month Display “Creating an Archival Collection”: the St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Parish Records” showcases the history of the parish and the creation of an archival collection of the church’s records. The exhibit can be found on the fifth floor of Valley Library in the display case across from the main elevators and will be up through the end of the month. Find out more on the Oregon Multicultural Archives Blog Post  and check out the Digital Collection on Flickr . For more information contact: Natalia Fernández, Oregon Multicultural Librarian, and visit the Oregon Multicultural Archives .

NEW! Long-Term Research Rooms:  Applications are being accepted for the use of long-term (6, 9, or 12 month) research rooms in The Valley Library.  Three rooms are available at this time.  The application deadline is Friday, Feb. 15.  To apply, visit http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/files/LongTermResearchApp.pdf

NEW! Student engagement survey results: See what our incoming students had to say on the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement , take a look at upcoming assessment based workshops.  It is all in the OSU Perspective—now on line here.

NEW! NSF – EPA / NSF NSMDS Letters of Intent: The Research Office is requesting letters of intent for the NSF – EPA/NSF Networks for Sustainable Molecular Design and Synthesis program. NSMDS are groups of two or more researchers working in trans-disciplinary fields to promote the development of safe and sustainable chemicals as well as safe and sustainable synthetic procedures. Guidelines here. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Submission deadline to Research Office: Feb. 11.

NEW! NSF – EPA / NSF NCCLC Letters of Intent: The Research Office is requesting letters of intent for the NSF – EPA/NSF Networks for Characterizing Chemical Life Cycle program. NCCLCs will promote development of trans-disciplinary, systems- and molecular-level understanding of the life cycle of important synthetic chemicals and materials. Guidelines here. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Submission deadline to Research Office: Feb. 11.
Faculty Assessment Travel Grants: The Office of APAA announces grant funding for travel to learn about assessment methods that can be imported for use at OSU for the purpose of improving assessing student achievement of learning outcomes. Additional details can be obtained at http://oregonstate.edu/admin/aa/apaa/assessment/home. Contact Bill Bogley, Director of Academic Programs, Assessment & Accreditation, with questions – 541-737-7463, bill.bogley@oregonstate.edu. Proposal deadline: There is a rolling proposal deadline. Proposals will be accepted until June 15.

NSF – High Performance Computing System Acquisition: Building a More Inclusive Computing Environment for Science and Engineering Letters of Intent: The Research Office is requesting letters of intent for the HPCSA program. The purpose is to generate proposals from Service Provider organizations who are committed to the delivery of world leading High Performance Computing and Data enabled resources through the XD environment. Guidelines. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Submission deadline to Research Office: Feb. 21.

Non-Profit & Volunteer Fair: Meet representatives from over 50 local and national nonprofit and government organizations representing a wide variety of fields who are seeking OSU volunteers, interns, and employees. Feb. 6, noon to 3 p.m., MU Ballroom. Three breakout sessions will be offered between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.. See http://oregonstate.edu/cce/fair for more information.

Research Equipment Reserve Fund (RERF) Spring 2013: The Research Office, Incentive Programs is accepting applications for the RERF Spring 2013 solicitation. The intent of the RERF program is to enable faculty to acquire, repair, renovate, or improve equipment directly used for research. Program description and application: http://oregonstate.edu/research/incentive/rerf. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu or (541) 737-8390. Deadline: March 12.

Agritourism summit: OSU Extension Service, Travel Oregon, and partners will be hosting the second of its two part Oregon Agritourism Summit “Getting to Yes.” Part II will focus specifically on public policy and regulatory issue discussions. This summit is for policy makers, economic development, agriculture and community organizations, and agri-business owners. The daylong event will take place at the LaSells Stewart Center, March 1 beginning at 9:30 a.m. Preregistration is required. Lunch is included with the $35 registration. Register at: http://smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/oregonagritourismsummit or contact OSU Extension Service Benton County at (541) 766-3556. Registration deadline is Feb. 25.

Weight Watchers at OSU: Another 13 week session of WW begins Feb 19. WW Open House meetings will be held on Feb 12, at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at Student Health Services room 322. The meetings are not limited to OSU employees. The next 13-week session begins Feb. 19. Complete a Health Risk Assessment on the PEBB website, required by PEBB. If you are a PEBB subscriber the cost of the meetings will be fully subsidized. Call the WW/Pebb number 866-454-2144 and ask for a confirmation code. They will mail that code to you and you will present that confirmation code at the first meeting of the 13 week session. For more information, contact Kathi at 541-737-3106.

General Research Fund (GRF) Spring 2013: The Research Office Incentive Programs is accepting applications for the GRF Spring 2013 solicitation. The intent of the GRF program is to enable faculty to carry out scholarly, creative work that should lead to the pursuit of other funding sources, or promote the development of scholarly activities. Program description and application: http://oregonstate.edu/research/incentive/grf. Information: Debbie Delmore at debbie.delmore@oregonstate.edu. Deadline for submission: Feb. 4.

Traveling exhibit on immigration comes to OSU: Borderless Stories documents the lives of immigrants in Rural Oregon. The exhibit will be hosted in various locations in Corvallis throughout the month of February. It will appear in the OSU Valley Library, Main Floor, from Feb. 18-28.

Traffic and maintenance

Austin Hall construction: As part of the excavation and site foundation development for the new College of Business Building, Austin Hall, please expect street congestion, noise and vibration associated with this project. Austin Hall will be located to the west of Fairbanks and the Women’s Building. Dates: Jan. 30-April 19.


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

Procurement Contract Officer: Procurement and Contract Services (PaCS) invites applicants for a full-time Procurement Contract Officer, Professional Faculty position. The individual in this position will be responsible for all aspects of procurement contract management, but with a focus on federally funded acquisitions. Posting #: 0010197 Closes Feb. 5.

The School of Psychological Science invites applications for a part-time (0.75 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Academic Advisor. Posting #0010153. For full consideration apply by Jan. 30. Closes Feb. 6.

The College of Education is seeking to hire a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Head Advisor-Recruiting Specialist. Posting #0010190. Closing date Feb. 7.

Associate Director Design & Construction – Campus Operations is accepting applications for a full- time Professional Faculty position. The individual in this position will be responsible for decision making affecting the Campus Planning, Design and Construction, and Construction Contracts units. Posting #0010148. Closes Feb. 8.

Fiscal Coordinator 1 – The VP for Research Office/Office for Commercialization and Corporate Development (formerly the Office of Technology Transfer) invites applications for a full-time, 12 months, classified, Fiscal Coordinator 1, position. Posting #0010156. Closes Feb. 8.

Construction Manager: Campus Operations invites applicants for a full-time Construction Manager position. The individual in this position will oversee construction administration and support planning, design and construction on capital and non-capital projects. Posting #0010199 Closes Feb. 10.

The Oregon University System, Treasury Operations Division, is seeking a full-time Treasury Operations Coordinator. For a complete job announcement and application requirements, please visit http://www.ous.edu/about/employment/. Closes Feb. 11.

Accountant 1, Arts and Sciences Business Center at Oregon State University. F/T, starting at $3048/monthly + benefits. Posting # 0010229. Closes Feb. 12.

The Residential Education unit of University Housing and Dining Services invites applications for an Assistant Director for Living-Learning Communities. This position will be responsible for development and oversight of Living-Learning Communities within UHDS. Posting #0010132, Closes Feb. 15.

The Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position. This will be a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month position with a primary focus in the discipline of Agricultural Business Management. The position will begin on Sept. 15. Posting #023550. For full consideration, please submit applications by Feb. 15.

Oregon State University-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is recruiting for a full-time, tenure-track, Associate Professor faculty position. The individual in this position will develop and lead a hospitality management program to be offered at OSU-Cascades. Posting #0009798. Full consideration Nov. 30. Closes Feb. 15.

Primary Care Physician – Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Physician. Posting #0010206. Closes Feb. 18.

Occupational Safety Officer– The Environmental Health and Safety unit of Campus Operations is recruiting for a full-time, Professional Faculty position to manage the statewide Occupational Safety Program, assist departments in the implementation of the OSU Safety Management Program, and perform as the backup for the statewide Environmental Protection Compliance Program. Posting #0010157. Closes Feb. 22.

The Oregon University System, Controller’s Division, is seeking a full-time Manager of Reporting. For a complete job announcement and application requirements, please visit http://www.ous.edu/about/employment/. Closes Feb. 25.

The Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management invites applications for a .75 FTE 12-month, or full-time 9-month, tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty position. Posting #0010127. For full consideration by Feb. 28. Closes Mar. 30.

The Oregon State University Foundation has an opening for an experienced and capable Assistant Director for Information Technology Services to assist in the building of a “Best in Class” ITS department. The OSU Foundation offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. The annual salary range for this position is $75,000 – $85,000. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Patricia Kenney, Senior Director, Human Resources

INTO OSU is recruiting for Human Resources Manager. Primary duties include performing generalist duties in a human resource manager role, with additional office administrative tasks. Salary is $50,000 to $55,000 plus benefits. Position is open until filled. For a full description and/or immediate consideration, reply to the link https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=5018712

The Oregon State University Foundation is recruiting for an experienced and capable Foundation Services Coordinator and Administrative Assistant for Gift Planning. If you are interested in advancing your career in an organization that is making a difference, please complete the Foundation’s job application and send your cover letter and resume to Fran Judy, Sr. HR Coordinator. The OSU Foundation makes hiring decisions on the basis of merit and ability, and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. All positions will be open until filled.


Corvallis: “Surely as cometh the Winter, I know, There are Spring violets under the snow.”–  R. H. Newell. We’ll have showers today with a high of 50 and a low tonight of 39. Showers continue tomorrow.

Central Oregon: There’s a chance of rain today with clearing by tonight and a high of 48. Lows will dip to 31. Rain possible tomorrow.

Newport: Showers are expected throughout the week. High of 49, low of 42.

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