OSU Today

Thursday, April 4, 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.

Building a lasting business — with family (NBC News)

Any drama or tension among siblings or parents needs to be checked at the door, which is something they learned from a business coach and family business counseling from the Austin Family Business Program at Oregon State University. (see also Deseret News, KGW, Houston Chronicle)

OSU receives $4.7 million grant for obesity study (KVAL)

Nutrition specialists say the real challenge is getting teens to make the necessary lifestyle changes as they become young adults. “If they do go to the fast food restaurant how do they make better choices even if other people aren’t,” says Melinda Manore,  a Professor of Nutrition at OSU.

Oregon veterinarians remind horse owners to vaccinate against West Nile virus (Oregonian)

 If you think your horse is infected, you should contact your veterinarian for an examination; he or she is required to report horses showing clinical signs. TheOregon State University Diagnostic Laboratory can test your horse at no charge. 

OSU’s science librarian Hannah Rempel: Super Hero in the Stacks (Corvallis Advocate)

Enter Hannah Rempel, graduate student services coordinator and biosciences librarian at Oregon State University. She has a reputation among students as being an amazing resource who can clarify the foggiest of ideas and make students laugh.

Dairy day a hit at Oregon capitol (Capital Press)

Oregon State University animal sciences major Matt Jansen, who grew up on a dairy farm in Forest Grove and is a member of the OSU Dairy Club, came to the Capitol “to help out, because I love the dairy industry,” he said.

Study: Drivers making left-hand turns often don’t see pedestrians (KPIC)

“There are far more pedestrian crashes in marked crosswalks than anywhere else on roads, and pedestrians already have a false sense of security,” said David Hurwitz, an assistant professor of transportation engineering at Oregon State University. “This study found that one key concern is permitted left turns.” (see also UPI, KQED)

Northwest dams not built to withstand big quake (KTVB)

Meanwhile, Oregon State University has just started to map areas of the Willamette Valley likely to see soil liquefaction in a major quake, said Ed Mason, assistant professor of engineering. Prolonged shaking causes some soils, such as sand, to behave like a liquid, which leaves structures built on them vulnerable to shifting. The map will be done in six years.

Groundfish trawl excluder tests ‘cut halibut by-catch by 57 percent’ (Undercurrent News)

Researchers at Oregon State University in the US have tested a new type of bycatch reduction device that could significantly reduce the incidental bycatch of Pacific halibut from commercial bottom trawl fishermen.

New indoor coating could save millions in indoor lighting costs (Glass on Web)

Ahrens said the Oregon BEST grant will support advancement of a “new recipe” of window coating being developed by researchers at Oregon State University’s Oregon Process Innovation Center for Sustainable Solar Cell Manufacturing (OPIC), a signature research facility of Oregon BEST, directed by Oregon BEST researcher and OSU professor Chih-hung Chang.

OSU class will explore ‘richness’ of Falls City (Polk County Itemizer-Observer)

This spring, a class of Oregon State University students will explore just how rich the city of Falls City is — and perhaps how that wealth can be better used to benefit the community.

OSU psychologists to give talk on sex and media (Democrat-Herald)

Sex may sell everything from magazines to perfume, but the effects of pervasive sexuality in marketing and consumer products go far beyond the cash register. At the Corvallis Science Pub on Monday, April 8, two Oregon State University psychologists will discuss their research on the impacts of sexually explicit images on children and youth.


TAC Webinar: Blackboard Grade Center, with Jon Dorbolo and Lynn Greenough (TAC).  This session covers the Blackboard grade center in depth for instructors who want to make use of Blackboard features to refine their grading strategies. We’ll work with organizing the grade center; smart views; uploading and downloading grades; reports; grading schemas and grade weighting. We’ll also show you options for managing large groups of students.  Thurs. April 4, 10-10:50 a.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/WTcc7H

Open forums, Associate Director for Design and Construction: This position provides leadership to Design & Construction, Campus Planning and Construction Contracting groups within Campus Operations. Forums are scheduled for the campus community to hear candidate presentations from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, April 4: Kirk Pawlowski, LaSells Stewart Center Ag Science Room. Friday, April 5: Lori Fulton, LaSells Stewart Center Ag Science Room

Privacy and the Internet: At the April 4 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Nancy King, professor in the College of Business, will discuss her research on the laws regulating the sharing of personal data. Meets in MU 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.

International Programs Speaker Series: Mario Magaña continues IP’s monthly series, Unique Journeys: Collaborating Beyond Borders. An Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at OSU, Magaña discusses experiences ranging from working with NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center to a Fulbright position at the National University of La Plata in Argentina. April 4, noon to 1 p.m., MU 208.

Mike Rich at KBVR: OSU Alum and award-winning screenwriter Mike Rich will make a presentation to OSU Student Media on Thursday, April 4 at 2 p.m., in the KBVR TV Studio (Snell Hall).  The event is open to all OSU students and staff.  Rich is the writer of the award-winning and acclaimed screenplays Finding ForresterThe RookieRadio, and Secretariat (2010).

DPD Director Candidate: Carmen Phelps will present a teaching forum on “Ex Changing Discourses; Transforming the Academy One Class at a Time: The DPD Faculty Summer Seminar at OSU,” Thursday, April 4, 3-4 p.m., Milam 215.

Singer gives talk: Artist in residency, vocal educator and singer Michele Troise will present a public talk April 4, from 3 to 4 p.m., titled “Sing Differently: Waking Up from the Impossible Dream,” in Benton Hall Room 303.

Singer presentation: “Sing Differently: Waking Up from the Impossible Dream.” Presentation by Michele Troise, Benton Hall Room 303, April 4, 3 p.m. Free and open to the public. Info: oregonstate.edu/cla/music

Ocean acidification talk: George Waldbusser of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences will discuss the impacts of ocean acidification on the early life stages of marine bivalves. Waldbusser will discuss the biology and ecology of shell formation, the role of shells in coastal environments, and how local and global drivers of ocean acidification are affecting organisms that form calcium carbonate. Thursday, April 4, 7 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library.

Screenwriter Q&A: Screenwriter Mike Rich will appear at Oregon State University on Thursday, April 4, for a special screening of his award-winning film, “Finding Forrester.” A question-and-answer session will follow. The screening will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Construction & Engineering Hall of OSU’s LaSells Stewart Center. It is free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Steinway Piano Concert Series: Jon Kimura Parker Performing Stravinsky, Mussorgsky, Prokofiev, and Rachmaninoff. April 7, 4 p.m. Presented by Corvallis-OSU Piano International LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis, $20 advance, $25 at the door. OSU students and ages 8-18 free. Info: corvallispiano.org

NEW! Cambodian genocide film: The “OH” Project – An Oral History, Healing from the Cambodian Genocide provides testimony from Cambodians who lived through the genocide and now reside in the Portland area.  After the film, Sokho Eath, an OSU graduate and former vice-president of ASOSU, will facilitate a discussion of the genocide. April 8, 4 p.m., Native American Longhouse.

NEW! The Argument for STEAM: Integrating the Arts into STEM Education: Please Join the Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning for a panel discussion and forum on April 9, 4 to 5 p.m, Kidder 202, via Polycom to Cascades Campus Cascade Hall 112, and streaming at live.oregonstate.edu. More info at http://stem.science.oregonstate.edu/Events

NEW! Kenya documentary: In July of 2012, a group of Oregon State University students traveled to the small village of Lela, Kenya, to help the community gain access to safe water.  The story of their journey will be told in Kel Wer (“to bring song” in the native Dholuo language), a documentary that will debut at OMSI in a free public screening on Tuesday, April 9. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., a photography exhibit of the people of Lela will be available for viewing in the lobby, and the 35-minute documentary will start at 7:15 p.m.  Following the screening, members of Oregon State’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders will share their personal experiences and answer questions. Seating is limited and available on a first-come basis. More information: http://bit.ly/O7J7ij

NEW! OSU Divestment out of fossil fuel investments: Organizational meeting for students, April 16, noon to 1 p.m., Memorial Union, Room 206. This is an information meeting for students who may be interested in getting involved in a campaign to persuade the OSU Foundation to change any investments it has in fossil fuel companies and, instead, replace these investments with ‘socially responsible funds. There will be free pizza for students, a short panel presentation, video, opportunity to ask questions and join a newly forming student divestment group.

Professional Development Workshop: The Professional Faculty Leadership Association offers Bill Swift of Cascade Employers Association presenting “Accountability & Delegation”. Learn the skills of building a culture of trust which is vital to promoting clear accountability, powerful engagement and natural delegation.  Tuesday, April 9, 11:30 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. $20 PFLA members/$40 non-PFLA members (includes lunch) LeSells Stewart Center Visit: http://people.oregonstate.edu/groups/pfla/ for more information.

Music a la Carte: Oregon Chamber Players Quintet “Family Show” performs April 5, noon. Familiar tunes and fun for all ages. Memorial Union Lounge, Free.

Music event: Michele Troise Session with Bella Voce Women’s Choir, Fri., April 5, noon.  Benton Hall Room 202. Open to the public, free. Info: oregonstate.edu/cla/music 

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.

Educational Equity among Latinos in the Corvallis School District. Casa Latinos Unidos de Benton County will present the results of their study on educational equity issue for Latinos in the local school district. Sponsored by Benton Linn Health Equity Alliance, Northwest Health Foundation and CL@SE. April 5, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Corvallis Public Library: Community Meeting Room, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis.

Recreational Sports Working Out: A Plan—Learn how to plan and stick with your exercise routines. On Monday, April 8, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Recreational Sports offers a $5 drop-in session in Dixon Weight Room 2 for students and RecSports members. For more information, contact our Fitness Services and Education Coordinator, Cathy Sullivan, at (541) 737-3243.

Lectures and webinars 

NEW! DPD Director Candidate: Carmen Phelps will present research on “(Not) Seeing is Believing: Invisible Identities, Hidden Lives, and Concealed Narratives of the African American Experience,” Friday, April 5, 10-11 a.m., Milam 215.

NEW! TAC Webinar: What’s new in Blackboard in Spring 2013, with Lynn Greenough (TAC). Three changes to Blackboard roll out in time for Spring term: new options to enable cross-listed and combined course sites; the Blackboard Mobile Learn app for smartphones and tablets, and SafeAssign, Blackboard’s plagiarism-prevention service. This webinar will give an overview of each change and what they may mean for you and your students. Fri. April 5; noon to 12:50 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/WTcF9R

NEW! Braceros talk: Ron Mize of Humboldt State University will speak on “Braceros and the Return of Mass Deportation: Consuming Mexican Labor in its Racialized and Spatialized Contexts,” March 8, 4 p.m., MU 211. The talk centers the discussion of expert witness testimony, contextualizing immigration in its racialized and spatialized contexts, and Latino/a Studies as a form of knowledge formation and praxis.

NEW! Corvallis Science Pub: Aurora Sherman and Elizabeth Daniels on the consequences of sexualization of women in popular culture.  April 8, 6 to 8 p.m. in the Old World Deli, 341 2nd St. in Corvallis.

NEW! Public talk on the Cambodian genocide: Alexander Hinton, “Annihilating Difference:  The Cambodian Genocide” April 8, 7:30 p.m., C&E Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center. Alexander Hinton will discuss the Cambodian Genocide and, more broadly, the issues of why genocides happen.  Hinton is a professor of Anthropology and Global Affairs at Rutgers-Newark and is also the director of the Rutgers Center for the Study of Genocide, Conflict Resolution, and Human Rights.

NEW! Dejunk your life: Do you need help with bringing things to completion and organizing clutter so that you can be more fully present at work and at at home? This is the last chance to register this term for “Dejunking Your Life,” presented by Paul Biwan, Center for Learning & Organizational Development. April 10, 1 to 4 p.m. No cost to faculty and staff. Visit http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23 for details and to register.

NEW! OSU Ecampus Faculty Forum: Take part in a showcase of excellence in online education at the Ecampus Faculty Forum on April 11 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Engage with your OSU colleagues during interactive sessions and panels, in which faculty share innovative teaching methods and best practices in course development. Come see why OSU is a national leader in online education. The event at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center includes breakfast and lunch. RSVP by April 5.

NEW! CH2M HILL CEO Lee McIntire to speak: “Working on the Frontier—The changing nature of global business”. The world has globalized and international diversification looks attractive. Interesting global engineering and business challenges are alluring. Should we go international and if so, in what fashion? In this discussion, McIntire will explore reasons for a business to expand internationally, and the opportunities and risks associated with going global. April 15 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center. Division of Business and Engineering Lecture Series. Info at oregonstate.edu/main/leemcintire or 541-737-1109.

NEW! Job Search Strategies:  Want to feel more prepared?  Increase your confidence and effectiveness by learning productive strategies to search for internships and jobs.  Natalie Swartzendruber from CampusPoint will present on Friday, April 19, 11 a.m. to noon in OSU Library:  Willamette East & West.  Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

NEW! Beavers Wanted:  How to prepare for Success at the Career Fair:  Employers come to Career Fairs to hire and network with Beavers.  Find out tips on how to make employers want to hire you! Nikki Solace from Target will speak on Monday April 19, 2-3 p.m., in the OSU Library:  Willamette East & West Rooms.  Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

NEW! Creating a Stand-Out Resume:   Writing a stellar resume can be challenging!  These tips can help you make it stand out!  Doug Rice from Enterprise Holdings will present on Monday, April 22, noon to 1 p.m. in the OSU Valley Library:  Willamette East & West.  Sponsored by OSU Career Services.

Auto insurance talk: Julie George, graduate student in Women Studies and Sociology, will discuss the difference between personal injury protection and bodily injury coverage on your auto insurance policy, as well as other issues, to help make informed risk management decisions. Bring a copy of your current policy. April 9, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Willamette Room, Valley Library. For more: http://oregonstate.edu/own/events

Federal employment webinar: Securing Federal Employment Abroad. Thursday, April 11 1 to 2 p.m., Kidder 202. Want to see the world while serving your country? Join us for a discussion about the mission- critical, international positions in the government. Participants will hear from agency representatives and Partnership staff on a variety of international opportunities and how applicants can leverage language and technology skills to secure a coveted position abroad. NOTE: This webinar is also being recorded, find more information at oregonstate.edu/career/seminars-and-events

Conversational Skills workshops: May 7-May 15. Follow-up sessions are also provided for those who have completed Conversational Skills training. These professional development opportunities are provided at no cost to OSU faculty and staff, made possible with support from the Provost’s Fund for Excellence. Register at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=33 and for follow up sessions at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=32.  For questions, contact Leigh Larkin in the Center for Learning & Organizational Development at leigh.larkin@oregonstate.edu.

News for Employees

NEW! Accessible Parking App Video Tutorial: Using Parker, an app available on your smartphone for parking, just got easier.  In addition to the .pdf guide, a step-by-step video tutorial is now available.  Both of these resources are available at the OSU Parking App website (http://oregonstate.edu/parking/). What is Parker?  It is an app that you install on your smartphone to help find parking lots and parking information on-campus.  It allows you to find real-time availability for wheelchair/ADA parking on-campus. You do not have to have a smartphone to use Parker. You can check parking information from the interactive web map available at the same website.

NEW! daVinci Days: This year daVinci Days is celebrating its 25th Anniversary and we are currently evaluating the overall festival and OSU’s involvement.  Please take a moment to fill out this short survey – your feedback is very valuable.  http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3OcLGc3yyrG75uR

NEW! Linn/Benton OSU Extension Master Food Preserver Program: Master Food Preserver volunteer training will again be offered in Linn and Benton Counties. Classes will be held every Tuesday (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) beginning May 7  through June 18, with a mandatory orientation meeting on April 30. Training will be held at the Linn County Extension Office. If interested in applying, contact Pami Opfer at 541-967-3871 or Pamela.opfer@oregonstate.edu

NEW! News anchors sought: KBVR-TV’s Beaver News will be looking for News Anchors for the Spring Term! Ideal for people interested in TV and TV journalism, the auditions are open to all OSU students. The auditions will be held 3 p.m., Wednesday April 10 in Snell Hall (Studio B). For more information, contact Hayden Wilcox at tv.newsproducer@oregonstate.edu.

Search Advocate Workshop: Learn how to work with OSU search committees to enhance the quality of search and selection efforts. This two-part workshop provides theory, research, and strategies that can help search committees test their thinking, address complex process concerns, improve search validity and fairness, promote diversity, and address potential bias risks. Participants who complete Sessions I and II will be eligible to serve as advocates on OSU search committees. Session I will be held on April 23 and Session II on April 25, each at 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Visit the Professional Development Website <http://oregonstate.edu/training>  for more details and to register.

Performance Coaching opportunity: Performance coaching can be described as a series of guided conversations that enable a “coachee” to achieve higher levels of personal or professional accomplishment. On request, the Center for Learning & Organizational Development is prepared to match you with a performance coach from a pool of trained coaches. For details and contact information, visit website http://oregonstate.edu/admin/hr/coaching

saTechOR Unconference 2013:  Don’t delay! There are less than 40 spots remaining at the 2013 Student Affairs Technology Unconference at Oregon State. This free conference will take place on Saturday, April 13, in the International Living-Learning Center.   There is also an optional welcome event, lecture and social event on the Friday eve of the conference. All participants get a free T-shirt and meal card, but more importantly a day to network and share ideas around the intersection of Student Affairs and technology. Information and online registration: http://satechunconference.com/oregon/

Pet Costume Contest at Pet Day: The student clubs at OSU College of Veterinary Medicine invite you to walk the runway at the First Annual Pet Day Costume Contest. President Ed Ray and First Lady Beth Ray will be judging the fun on Saturday, May 4 at 1 p.m. on the north side of Magruder Hall (30th & Washington). There will be prizes for first, second and third place winners plus everyone who enters gets an orange “I Am An OSU Pet” bandanna. Super hero rabbits, ballerina cats, rock star dogs, they’re all eliglible to win! If you register online before May 4, it’s only $5: Sign up here.

Fall 2013 On-campus Housing Move-In:  This coming Fall 2013 move-in for the residence halls and co-operative houses will take place on Tuesday Sept. 24 and Wednesday Sept. 25. Much of campus will experience some impact including limited parking, street closures, and other delays. A taskforce is meeting monthly to evaluate these impacts and help reduce disruption to campus activities at those times. As always, we appreciate your support as we prepare to welcome our students to OSU.  To see the Housing Move In schedule please visit: http://oregonstate.edu/uhds/move-in-guide.  Move in details are soon coming and if you have questions please contact Brian.Stroup@oregonstate.edu

Art about Agriculture: The 31st annual OSU College of Agricultural Sciences Art about Agriculture exhibit has just opened at the LaSells Stewart Center Giustina Gallery. The exhibit runs through April 25. A reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., April 19.

Rec Sports Winter Term/Half Term Memberships and Lockers Expire April 5: Winter Term/Half Term memberships and term lockers expire Friday, April 5. Don’t get stuck with an expired locker – it will cost you $5 to get your items back if we clean your locker out for you. Renew your membership and locker today at the Recreation Services Desk in Dixon. Questions? Contact Ali Casqueiro, Membership Coordinator, 541-737-4883.

Workshops: The Center for Training & Organizational Development is offering three brand new and two repeat workshops for faculty and staff. Workshops are designed to develop awareness and skills that will improve your success in the workplace and beyond. Workshops are offered at no cost. Please visit website http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23 to view topics and register online. For questions contact Leigh Larkin at x7-3207.

Traffic and Maintenance

Washington Ave. NE parking lot closure: Due to the construction of a new resident hall the Washington Ave NE lot will be permanently closed late April.


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

Archivist: Campus Planning invites applicants for a full-time (1.0FTE), Archivist position. Posting #0010476 Closes April 5.

University Housing & Dining Services is hiring a new Director of Residential Dining & Catering. Posting #0010358. Closes April 5.

The Department of Public Safety at Oregon State University is seeking applicants for one Public Safety Dispatcher. This is a permanent full time position.Posting #0010340. Closes April 5.

The Office of the Provost seeks an Administrative Support Coordinator. This is a full-time, 12-month professional faculty position. Job posting 0010404. Closing date is April 7.

The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC) is recruiting to fill one full-time classified Grants/Contracts Coordinator position (Internal to all regular status OSU and OUS Employees Only). Posting # 0010445. Closes April 7.

The Department of Teacher and Counselor Education, College of Education invites applications for a Counselor Educator to teach in their graduate program in Counselor Education at Oregon State University – Cascades located in Bend, Oregon.   This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term position.  Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. Posting # 0010412. Closes April 8.

Medical Aide – College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital invites applications to fill one full-time(1.0 FTE) 12-month, and one limited duration (expected to last approximately one year from the appointment begin date) Medical Aide position.  Posting #0010323.  Closes April 9.

The College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin reviewing applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 Pool – for 2 part-time positions.  Posting #0009494. Please apply by April 10.

Medical Aid (CNA/CMA) –Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Medical Aid. Posting #0010452. Closes April 10.

Sponsored Student Programs Manager – International Student Advising and Services (ISAS) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Sponsored Student Programs Manager position. Posting #0010441. Closes April 12.

University Housing & Dining Services is hiring an Associate Director of Finance & Information ServicesPosting #0010420. Closes April 12.

Professional and Non-Credit Education (PNE) is accepting applications for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 2 position. Posting # 0010490. Closes April 14.

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.

Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator – Environmental Health Sciences Center invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Clinical Research Nurse coordinator position.  Posting #0010423. Closes April 14.

Research Analyst 2 – Office of Sponsored Programs in VP for Research invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Research Analyst 2 position.  Posting #0010473. Closes April 15.

The Austin Family Business Program in the College of Business invites applications for a 1.0 FTE 12-month, Manager position. Posting #0010405. For full consideration by April 5. Closes April 15.

The OSU Malheur County Extension Service Office invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Instructor. Reappointment is at the discretion of the South East Regional Administrator.  Posting # 0010383. Closes April 17.

Analyst Programmer, Competency Level 3 – Office of Budget/Fiscal Planning invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Analyst Programmer position.  Posting #0010486. Closes April 19.

Staff Psychiatrist –Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed-term Psychiatrist. Posting #0010416. Closes April 21.

Assistant Manager of Vendor Payment Operations – Office of Business Affairs invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Assistant Manager of Vendor Payment Operations position.  Posting #0010455. Closes April 22.

Instructor- ESL – INTO OSU invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Instructor- ESL position. Posting #0010500. Closes April 23.

The College of Business invites applications for a 1.0 FTE 9-month, Instructor of Finance position. Posting #0010431. Closes Apr. 30.

Administrative Manager  – The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife in the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, Administrative Manager. Posting # 0010438  Closes April 30.

International Scholar Advisor – International Scholar and Faculty Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, International Scholar Advisor position. Posting #0010489. Closes May 31.

4-H Camp Skills Instructors. The OSU Extension Service 4-H Youth Development program in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences is accepting applications for full-time summer job openings. Review the job descriptions at http://oregon.4h.oregonstate.edu/.  For more information email robin.galloway@oregonstate.edu

The OSU Foundation is currently recruiting for the position of Administrative Assistant for Special Events in the Corvallis office.   This position provides administrative assistance and support to the Donor Relations and Special Events team.   The starting annual salary for this position is $32,868.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for a Student Services Assistant Manager.  This position manages support services and leads orientation programs for INTO OSU students. The Assistant Manager has a high-level of decision-making and authority and works closely with the Student Services Manager on the daily operations of the Student Services team.  This is a full-time position with a salary range of $35,000-$37,000.  For more information or to apply, please visit https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=6274832

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Arabic Language and Sponsored Student Advisor. This position is designed to address issues of cultural adjustment, well-being, and success for Arabic-speaking students and government sponsored students. The Arabic Language Advisor works on cross-cultural education and information sharing in Arabic for lower level English speakers. As Sponsored Student Advisor, this position is also responsible for maintaining productive relationships with sponsors and effective record-keeping and reporting for sponsored students.  This position works closely with INTO OSU, OSU and UHDS departments to identify and respond to student needs and enhance services in the INTO OSU Center and at the University. For more information or to apply, please visit https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=6144102.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Chinese Language Advisor. This position is designed to address issues of cultural adjustment, well-being, and success for Chinese-speaking students. The Chinese Language Advisor works on cross-cultural education, information sharing in Chinese for lower-level English speakers and programming. This position works closely with INTO OSU, OSU and UHDS departments to identify and respond to student needs and enhance services in the INTO OSU Center and at the University. For more information or to apply, please visit https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=6144092.


Corvallis: Days and nights will be stormy for the rest of this week. Rain, possibly heavy at times, will take place today and throughout the weekend. The high will be 62 today with a low tonight of 49.

Central Oregon: Showers likely today and tonight with a high of 57 and a low of 37.

Newport: Rain and thunderstorms today as temperatures drop from 53 to 48.

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

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