OSU Today

Thursday, Feb. 28, 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.

‘A similar earthquake and tsunami could just as easily happen here'(KATU)

A new exhibit featuring a portion of a dock that washed ashore near Newport more than a year after the devastating March 2011 Tohoku, Japan, earthquake and tsunami will open on Sunday, March 10, at Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport. (see also Statesman JournalDemocrat-Herald)

Mapping a plague of frogs (New York Times)

Along with colleagues from Imperial College in London and Oregon State University, Dr. Olson and her lab have developed an online database that currently holds more than 36,000 records of individual animals sampled in over 4,000 sites around the world. Plotting that data geographically allows the team — or any other interested party — to see where the fungus is and is not present, and where it has or has not been tested for yet.

Astronaut to discuss Mars flight challenge (Gazette-Times)

NASA astronaut Stanley Love will discuss the challenges of sending a manned mission to Mars in a free public lecture at 6 p.m. Monday in Oregon State University’s Milam Auditorium, Southwest 26th Street at Campus Way.

OSU wins big at CASE (LIFE@OSU)

Oregon State University has won a number of awards this year from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), including the most recent achievement, a national award for OSU Foundation President and CEO Mike Goodwin.

Linus Pauling’s 102nd birthday honored at OSU (LIFE@OSU)

One of Oregon State University’s most celebrated alums would have turned 102 this week, and his birthday is being celebrated both on campus, and in the halls of state government.

Turkey torture: Butterball workers found guilty of cruelty to animals (Huffington Post)

Oregon State University poultry scientist Dr. Tom Savage says that turkeys are “smart animals with personalities and character, and keen awareness of their surroundings.”

College of Engineering honors alumni (Equities)

The Oregon State University College of Engineering recently honored some of its most distinguished alumni at the 15th annual Oregon Stater Awards.

Mist above the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest (Science 360)

Mist floats through the treetops of the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest, a National Science Foundation Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) site located in the western Cascade Range of Oregon.

College givers push autonomy (Register-Guard)

Some key state lawmakers remain lukewarm about a proposal that would create independent governing boards at the University of Oregon, Portland State University and Oregon State University, partially freeing those institutions from state control.

Correction: An article from the Post Independent in yesterday’s OSU Today incorrectly stated that Hal Salwasser is retired. The paper has been contacted to correct the error.


Zoology & Biology Silent Auction: Win a day of fishing, Peace Lily plant, ionic air purifier, OSU-themed basket, hand-bound journal, Tyee wine, gift certificates to local restaurants and businesses, hand-knitted items, stained glass suncatcher, gift packs and much more! Come by Cordley 3029, Feb. 28, 8-4 to place your bid.

College of Education Raffle: Prizes include jewelry from Alta’s Antiques and Designs by OC, gift cards from Animal Crackers, Broken Yolk, Creative Crafts, Flat Tail, First Alternative Co-op, The Retreat Day Spa and Salon, and Vertebrata Chiropractic. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing is on Feb. 28. Stop by Furman 104 or emailamy.beaderstadt@oregonstate.edu to buy tickets.

Food Drive Raffle: Enter to win one of three fabulous gift baskets: Beer Basket, Home Sweet Home, or Sweet Tooth! Tickets are $1 with all proceeds going to the OSU Food Drive. Purchase tickets at Waldo 102 between 8 a.m. & 5 p.m. Monday – Friday by Feb. 28. Visit our website for more info.

AMBC Food Drive Raffle: AMBC has put together 5 delightful baskets (Animal Lovers, Aroma & Beauty, Health & Beauty, Sweetheart, and Garden Baskets) and fitness equipment for the food drive raffle. Tickets are $1 each or 5 for 10 tickets available at AMBC 108 Hovland. Drawing will happen on Feb 28. All donations go to the Linn/Benton Food Share

Chemistry/Physics Departments Food Drive Raffle: The Chemistry and Physics Department is raffling off a variety of items to raise money for Food Drive February. They include 2 Tickets to the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival,SoupCycle delivery for a month, and more. 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.

Library workshop: The final offering in the OSU Libraries Graduate Student and Faculty Winter Workshop series takes place on Feb. 28.  Basic EndNote followed by Intermediate/Advanced EndNote workshops start at 9 a.m..  Register to save your seat:  http://bit.ly/graduate_workshops.  Questions?  Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu

Navigating the Process of Hosting J-1 Exchange Visitors: Cindy Nair and Jackie Bangs take you through the J-1 application process, and give you insight into the when, what, where, who, and why. Bring questions, applications you’re working on, or requests from potential exchange visitors. Meet in the Heckart Lodge conference room Thursday, Feb. 28 from 10-11 a.m. Coffee and tea will be served.

Winter Career Fairs: Engineering Career Fair, Feb. 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. There will be more than 140 employers from various industries and graduate schools at the Career Fair to connect with students and alumni, offer jobs and internships, and provide other future career opportunities. To learn more visit http://oregonstate.edu/career/career-fairs

Linus Pauling birthday: A tour of Pauling artifacts and memorabilia will be held in the OSU Library Special Collections, on the fifth floor of Valley Library, at 11 a.m., Feb. 28. A lunch, with proceeds to benefit the OSU Food Drive, will be at noon in the Linus Pauling Science Center. And a tour of the new building and the Linus Pauling Institute will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the lobby. Pre-register for that tour by contacting jana.zvibleman@oregonstate.edu.

Soup and Chili Cook-Off: Show off your chili or soup prowess at our Soup/Chili Cook-Off on Thurs, Feb. 28, 12- 1:15 p.m.! $5 to enter a soup or chili into the contest for a cool prize. $2 to sample the culinary concoctions at 120 Waldo. For questions or to enter, contact Allyson Dean. Proceeds go to Linn Benton Food Share. 

Linus Pauling’s Birthday Lunch: Come and help us celebrate Linus Pauling’s birthday, Thurs. Feb. 28, noon to 1:30 p.m. in LPSC third floor atrium. The LPI cooks will prepare a fabulous lunch with a variety of choices including dessert, all for only $5. Questions? Contact Deborah Hobbs.

Oregon’s Changing Health-Care System: At the Feb. 28 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Nancy Seifert of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences will discuss coordinated care organizations and other aspects of health care . 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.

Starker Lecture Series:  Sustainable Integrated Forest Biorefineries by Dr. Shri Ramaswamy, Professor of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota.  Feb. 28, 3:30 to 5 p.m., 107 Richardson Hall.  For more information about this and other events, visit http://starkerlectures.forestry.oregonstate.edu/. A live stream will be available athttp://starkerlectures.forestry.oregonstate.edu/live-video-stream

The Digital Newton Project:  The Newton Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to publishing in full an online edition of all of Sir Isaac Newton’s writings.   Rob Iliffe, director of the project and Professor of Intellectual History & the History of Science at the University of Sussex will discuss the connections and interrelations discovered between Newton’s ‘scientific’, ‘mathematical’, ‘alchemical’ and ‘theological’ papers and the importance and challenges of this new digital archive on Thursday, Feb. 28, 4 p.m. in the MU Journey Room.

Upcoming Events

NEW! OSU Has Talent: KBVR-TV, OSU’s student-run television and video production station, will be recording this year’s OSU Has Talent show! OSU Has Talent will be happening at 7 p.m. this Friday, March 1 in the MU Ballroom. It will be broadcast live on Channel 26, streamed online at www.kbvr.com, and will be added to YouTube soon after.

NEW! RecSports Functional Tour: Join us for a 45-minute functional tour of RecSports facilities Monday, March 4 at 8:15 a.m. The tour includes the basics about building entry, equipment check-out, court reservations, cardio machines, weight machines, personal training services and more! Tours depart from the Recreation Services lobby, just inside of Dixon’s West Entry. Drop-in on a tour or RSVP here.

NEW! Food From Home contest: Don’t miss this chance to taste delicious recipes submitted by nine finalists in UHDS’ Food From Home contest representing the south, east and west sides of campus. Vote for your favorite recipe at upcoming events: Southside Station @ Arnold tasting event, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5; McNary Dining Center tasting event, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6; and Marketplace West tasting event, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7. See a listings of the featured recipes here.

NEW! Nutrition month event: OSU’s Nutrition and Dietetics Club is celebrating National Nutrition Month this March with a two-day event in the Memorial Union Quad. From 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 5-6, the event will feature games, prizes, free food, and tips on how to stay healthy from guests representing Bob’s Red Mill, First Alternative Co-op, Wild Squirrel Nut Butters, and Food@OSU.

Kerr open house: The offices of Enrollment Management are holding an open house on March 1, 3 to 4 p.m., in Kerr, first floor. The tour includes the Scholarship Office, Tour Office, Admissions Office and the Office of the Registrar. Cookies are available.

OSUsed Store Saturday Sale: Come by our public sale Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 644 SW 13th St. We have sales every first Saturday of the month in addition to our Wednesday sales. Personal purchases must be made during public sales, but departments may shop on most weekdays; learn more on our website.

Opera: The Oregon State University Opera Workshop and Friends of OSU Opera present “March Madness and Magical Spaces,” a program of opera scenes on Saturday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 SW West Hills Road. Tickets will be available at the door. General admission is $10. Student admission is $5. Admission is free for OSU students with ID. For more information go to friendsofosuopera.com.

Beaver brand unveiled: Beaver Nation — including students, staff, faculty, alumni and fans — is invited to the revealing of the new Beaver brand, complete with uniforms, Mon., March 4 at 6:30 p.m. The event will take place at the CH2M HILL Alumni Center, and is free of charge. Details on the exclusive first-look event here.

Investment Outlook: Thursday, March 7 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Vue in the Elements Building (517 SW 2nd Street). “Today’s Plan, Tomorrow’s Rewards: Investing, Taxation, and Charitable Giving in 2013,” presented by Ferguson Wellman Capital Management and the OSU Foundation. Wine and cheese reception prior to the discussion. Space is limited, registration required. To learn more visit http://campaignforosu.org/investing

Sustainable Living Clinic: OSU Extension Service Benton County, Neighborhood Sustainability Steward Volunteers are holding a sustainable living clinic March 7, 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Benton County Sunset Building Lobby, 4077 SW Research Drive, Corvallis. Free and open to the public. More information: jody.einerson@oregonstate.edu 541-766-6311. Anyone looking for ways to save money & resources, improve health, and to help our community reduce greenhouse gas emissions should attend.

Lectures and webinars

NEW! Plant science seminar series: Enhancing biological control in Western USA pear orchards. Speaker: Peter Shearer. Monday, March 4, 4 p.m., ALS 4000.

Webinar: TAC.FM, with Mark Dinsmore (TAC) & Stevon Roberts (TAC/CTL). Drop in on our Friday morning TAC Technology webinars. Each week we will take a look at technologies of interest to teaching faculty at OSU. Check out our program offerings, topics and show notes at http://oregonstate.edu/tac/tacfm.  Fri. Mar. 1, 10-10:50 am. Register here: http://bit.ly/UhOWJF

Reconsidering the Health Care Provider: Lessons from Medieval Miracle Accounts –  Join us for another great lunch bunch talk March 1 at noon in Milam Hall 301 with Nicole Archambeau, a lecturer in the History Department and Department of Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.  She will discuss medieval concepts of health care that extended beyond the boundaries of the physical body to include the passions or what contemporaries called “accidents of the soul.”  Healers and sufferers saw that sadness, fear, and anxiety could damage physical health and were health problems in their own right.

The Digital Humanities Symposium:   How have digital books and archives changed the way humanities scholars do research and how does the internet change the way scholarship is disseminated? Moderated by James Capshew (Indiana University), this event features four scholars (Rob Iliffe, Anita Guerrini, Patrick McCray, & Daniel Rosenberg) who will explore aspects of the digital humanities in brief presentations followed by an interactive discussion with the audience.  This afternoon workshop will be held in the MU Journey room on March 1 from 2-5 p.m.  Refreshments will be served.

Fulbright Program for Faculty and Professionals Workshop:  Tue., Mar. 12, MU Journey Room, noon to 2 p.m. Hear from alumni as they share their recent Fulbright Scholar experiences: Martin Fisk (Norway – College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Science), Bryan Tilt (China – College of Liberal Arts), Ken Winograd (Vietnam – College of Education), along with Fulbright Representative Athena Fulay who will conduct a 90-minute Workshop. Learn about teaching and research opportunities in more than 125 countries, get Advice on selecting countries for your application & making contacts abroad, explore how your campus can host visiting foreign Fulbright scholars, get tips on how to prepare the Fulbright application.  Rsvp by Mar. 8.  View all eight of this year’s Fulbright Scholar recipients.

Food Drive Events

NEW! Art Exhibition: Montage, the student art group on campus, has put together an art exhibit in support of the Food Drive. Come by the West Gallery at Fairbanks Hall, Wed., Feb. 27- Fri., March 1, 8-5, to view and purchase. All work is priced $30 or less.

Pot Pie Lunch:  Tuna Fest Finale! Please join the College of Forestry student clubs for lunch, Richardson Hall, 2nd floor knuckle, Fri., March 1, 11 a.m. -1 p.m.! Student will serve chicken and vegetarian pot pie, desserts, and drinks for $5. Profits go to the Food Drive. Please bring a can of tuna to add to our final count.

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.

Silent Auction, March 1:Business Affairs is having it’s Annual Auction for the Food Drive Friday, March 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in 100 Kerr. An amazing date night package for two that includes a $25 gift certificate to Carmike’s Cinema and a $45 gift certificate to the new restaurant in town, Buffalo Wild Wings. Also available are two sets of Beaver baseball tickets with prime seating, beautiful handmade quilts, a Beaver-themed basket, and more. View by asking for Janet or Cathy at the front desk. All proceeds go to the Linn Benton Food Share.

So many activities, so little time.  Monthly giving is one of the best ways to support the Linn Benton Food Share, so please consider setting up a payroll contribution.  Your entire yearly contribution will count towards your unit’s totals for this year’s competition!

The Grad School Gourmand Cookbook Sale: The Graduate School is offering a cookbook of compiled recipes for sale. Recipes include two award winning chili recipes, side dishes, main dishes, desserts & sweets, with vegetarian friendly recipes included. Cookbook is on sale for a suggested donation of $3-$5. Stop by Kerr 300, M-F, 8-5, Feb. 19- March 1.

Prettiest Pet contest:Is your dog better than Banana Joe? Is your cat cuter than Mr. Bigglesworth?  Enter the Grad School’s 2nd Prettiest Pet contest to benefit the OSU Food Drive. Entries still accepted! Submit photo along with $1 entry fee at 300 Kerr Admin Bldg. Come by & vote for your favorite until March 1. The pet with the most donations will win a prize & bragging rights for the year; Questions?  E-mail jessica.king@oregonstate.edu

Tuna Fest!: The College of Forestry and the Student Clubs are collecting cans of tuna for the Food Drive. Our goal is 800 cans. Drop boxes are located in Student Services, 209 Peavy Hall, 280 Peavy Hall and 321 Richardson. Donate tuna today through March 1 and remember you “can” make a difference.

Quilt Raffle: Purchase your tickets for a chance to win one of 2 quilts. Tickets may be purchased now through March 1 at the College of Forestry Computer Helpdesk, Peavy 222. 1 ticket for $1 and 6 tickets for $5. Drawing to be held at 1pm, March 1. Need not be present to win. See photos of the quilt here.

Cash Raffle: Win 50 percent of all money raised! Buy tickets in the Magruder Hall atrium (30th and Washington) Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets $1 each. Will deliver orders of $20 or more to campus locations during regular business hours. For orders please call 7-4808.

Plant “Sale”: A fair variety and large quantity of plants are available for donation. Come by Ballard Ext. Hall 303 M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Feb. 11 until March 1. All proceeds benefit the Food Drive. Questions? Contact: laura.relyea@oregonstate.edu.

Campus Operations 50/50 Raffle: The prize is 50 percent of the ticket sales! Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held March 1 at 12:30 p.m. Tickets available from Christine Atwood (christine.atwood@oregonstate.edu), Keahi McFadden (keahi.mcfadden@oregonstate.edu) or JayLene Seeley (jaylene.seeley@oregonstate.edu).

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.

News for Employees

NEW! Breaking some china: The Vice President for Research offers a view on Research Culture. Please see The Spin on Research

NEW! Coming soon: Departmental Shredding Discount Week: In order to boost recycling weights for the RecycleMania competition and help departments clear out unneeded files, all pick-up requests for confidential paper that are submitted online March 18-22 will be processed at half our normal fee. Please begin assessing your confidential records now so you don’t miss this cost-saving opportunity! More info on our calendar.

Orange Rewards: Join the Orange Rewards program and your OSU ID card will give you a 10 percent discount at all 27 campus restaurants, coffee shops and markets. From Feb. 27-March 13, the one-time minimum deposit will be reduced from $100 to $50. Future deposits into your Orange Rewards account must be at least $25.

Intergroup Dialogue: The Office of Equity & Inclusion, Intercultural Student Services and University Housing and Dining Services, are proud to announce the launch of Intergroup Dialogue, an intercultural learning initiative designed for the faculty and staff of Oregon State University. Intergroup Dialogues are 9-week sustained learning communities carefully structured to explore social group identity, conflict, and community. Priority deadline for registration is: Friday, March 8, 2013. For more information, or to register visit: http://oregonstate.edu/oei/igd

National In-Plant Printing and Mailing Services Awareness Week: In-Plant Awareness Week spotlights the special contributions made by in-house design, printing, mailing and distribution professionals, and we at Printing and Mailing want to say thank you to our fabulous customers for the last 120 years of business. From Feb. 25-Mar. 1, mention this special week for 10% off every print purchase and receive a free wall calendar when you “like” us on facebook. Questions: printmail.oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4941.

University Mentoring and Professional Development Award by the President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW): This award, presented each September at University Day, recognizes any classified, professional faculty, or faculty member who excels in mentoring, supporting, and encouraging OSU employees, especially women and those from under-represented groups or non-traditional careers, and making available to them opportunities for professional, educational and personal development. The nomination deadline is April 5. For more information: http://oregonstate.edu/senate/awards/nom/profdevelop/ or online nomination form: http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/pcosw/nomination-form-university-mentoring-professional-development-award.

Free showings of “Chasing Ice:” Paul Turner of Darkside Cinema and the producers of the movie “Chasing Ice” are sponsoring free showings of the film for OSU students on the following schedule: Feb. 27-28, 3 p.m., March 4,5,6,7 at 3 p.m., and March 8, 9 a.m.

OSU Degree Partnership Summit: March 5, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  at the Linn County Expo Center – This year’s keynote speaker, former Chancellor of the Oregon University System, George Pernsteiner will discuss access in higher education and how the Degree Partnership Program can aid in the process. Sessions available on Pathways and Transitions for Students, Online and Distance Student Service, Open Campus Opportunities and more. Registration for the Summit is $25 per person: http://oregonstate.edu/partnerships/summit2013Registration deadline: Feb. 27.

Vote for Food Hero: Support OSU Extension and vote for Food Hero! Food Hero is a nominee in the Nonprofit category of the Edible Portland Local Hero Awards. Follow this link to vote: http://edibleportland.com/2013/02/vote-on-the-2013-local-hero-nominees/.

Traffic and Maintenance

Jefferson St parking closure: As part of the new College of Business Building,  Austin Hall and the Asian Pacific Culture Center Construction, 10 additional parking spaces on Jefferson St. starting at Fairbanks parking lot entrance and extending west to construction fence will be closed from Feb. 21, 2013 to Oct. 31, 2014.

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, including Jefferson, Washington and 30th Street. Bicyclists and pedestrians are especially warned to look out for construction vehicles, which have a longer braking time than most cars. 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:

Office Specialist 2 – The College of Forestry Administration invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 (Internal to OSU Employees Only) position. Posting #0010290. Closes March 1.

Primary Care Physician – Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Physician. Posting #0010206. Closes March 1.

Office Specialist 2 – The Department of Horticulture invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 position. Posting #0010282. Closes March 4.

The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool on March 26.  Interested parties should apply to posting #0009494 no later than March 6.  Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered.

This is an Internal Search, and is open to current, regular status OSU employees ONLY.  Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Student Success Counselor position. Posting # 0010291. Closes March 6.

The OSU Seed Laboratory is hiring a supervisor of the Germination Unit.  The position requires a minimum of BS in plant related sciences or equivalent experience in the germination testing area. Posting # 0010300. Closes March 7.

Academic advisor – Oregon State University’s School of Civil and Construction Engineering is recruiting for a full-time, 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed-term Academic Advisor. Posting #0010293. Closes March 8.

INTO OSU has openings for 2 Admissions Assistants.  These are full-time temporary positions that are expected to last through Oct. 31, 2013.  For complete job announcement and application requirements, please email dawn.cagley@oregonstate.edu.  Closes March 8.

The Graduate School Invites applications for one full-time Analyst Programmer – competency level 3.  Posting # 0010314. Closes March 10.

The Linus Pauling Institute is accepting applications for one part-time (approximately 32 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 2 position. Posting number 0010318 closing on March 14.

The Graduate School invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term,  Executive Assistant to the Dean position. Posting # 0010279. Closes March 15.

Advisor-Academic E-Campus position working with the Department of Fisheries & Wildlife at Oregon State University, full-time (1.0 FTE) 12 month, fixed term.  Posting # 0010283.  Closes March 18.

The Oregon University System, Controller’s Division invites applications for an Accountant 1 position.  This position is full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month appointment.  Closes March 25.  Posting #0010278.

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.

Oregon State University Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Health Physics is recruiting for a full time, tenure track, 9-month faculty position Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. Posting #0010252. Closes April 1.

The Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning seeks a full-time Director. The Center was established in 2012 with a mission to conduct research and development that leads to enhanced understanding of the processes that underlie how individuals become lifelong STEM learners and practitioners. Position # 0010269. Closes April 14.

The Oregon State University Foundation is seeking a dynamic and successful major gift fundraiser to lead its efforts to significantly increase the level of philanthropic support for Oregon State University Athletics from private donors through the development of a comprehensive major, annual and regional gifts program. View a complete job description and how to apply information for the position of Director of Development for Athletics.

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

The Oregon State University Foundation is recruiting for an experienced and capable Foundation Services CoordinatorIf 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: We’ll see rain showers today but it looks like March is going to come in like a lamb tomorrow, with periods of sunshine. The high today will be 56 with a low of 44.

Central Oregon: Rain is likely today, mainly before 4 p.m. Showers will decrease tonight and the sun will return tomorrow. High today of 51 and a low of 34.

Newport: Rain today with a high of 52 and a low of 45. Sunny and warmer tomorrow.

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