OSU Today

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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.

This fish can make its own sunscreen (TIME Magazine)

In a new study published in the journal eLife, Oregon State University researchers show that zebrafish can produce a compound called gadusol which protects them from ultraviolet (UV) radiation. Even in the deep blue sea, marine animals can be exposed to sunlight. The researchers looked at how the zebrafish produced gadusol and were able to reproduce the process in yeast. (see also GizMag)

Fracking may affect air quality and human health (Science Codex)

People living or working near active natural gas wells may be exposed to certain pollutants at higher levels than the Environmental Protection Agency considers safe for lifetime exposure, according to scientists from Oregon State University and the University of Cincinnati. (see also Phys Org)

Physicians Lack Physical Exercise Education (BYU Radio)

Guest: Brad Cardinal, professor of exercise and sport science in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University Primary care doctors routinely ask patients about their fitness routine, they routinely urge patients to lose weight or get more aerobic exercise, and yet, less than half of physicians trained in the U.S. get any formal education in medical school about fitness and physical activity. That’s according to new research led by Oregon State University sports science professor Brad Cardinal. He says the disconnect is worrisome, when you consider how many chronic health problems in the US are linked to obesity.

Carbon pollution’s harm to sea life coming faster than expected (Think Progress)

This finding has dramatic consequences for the speed at which rising carbon dioxide levels will harm ocean life. Lead author George Waldbusser, an Oregon State University marine ecologist and biogeochemist explains why.

When it comes to fish streams, how warm is too warm? (Investigate West)

In 2002, researchers at the Oregon Department of Forestry began a nine-year study to figure out if logging activity was warming streams. They measured stream temperatures before and after timber harvest, on public and private land. Peter Daugherty is head of ODF’s Private Forests Division. His office performed the study, with help from Oregon State University and other research partners. He explains the findings.

NOAA to release new online tool to protect endangered blue whales (Northern Californian)

In a statement, Bruce Mate, director of the Marine Mammal Institute at Oregon State University, said, “When you see them rising to the surface, you start seeing this glimmer that keeps getting bigger and bigger. They are just amazing”.

Lentil lovin': Burgers offer locally sourced vegetarian option (Valley Journal)

The burger was developed with a grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. The center partnered with Oregon State University and the developer of the world’s most popular veggie burger, the Boca Burger, to find a design that fit.


Portland’s Collaborative Life Sciences Building earns recognition (School Construction News)

The 650,000-square-foot Collaborative Life Sciences Building & Skourtes Tower (CLSB) — which combines the research of Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Oregon State University and Portland University into one location — recently earned three industry awards for its sustainable design. Los Angeles-based CO Architects and locally based SERA Architects worked together on the design.

Oregon State robot demonstrates efficient steps (Statesman Journal)

But the researchers behind a new walking robot designed and built at Oregon State University say their robot is both more efficient and mobile than any that’s come before it, because its design is based on a study of the motion of humans and ground-running birds. (see also Bend Bulletin, Daily Journal)

Here’s the scoop on organic and chemical fertilizers (Herald & News)

Organic fertilizers such as manures, compost or bone meal are derived directly from plant or animal sources, according to Ross Penhallegon, horticulturist with the Oregon State University Extension Service.

Cherry fruit fly flight begins (The Dalles Chronicle)

Cherry Fruit Fly models developed by Oregon State University indicate that the cherry fruit fly emerged in The Dalles on Sunday, May 10.

Kale: Health benefits and nutrition facts (Live Science)

Paymaster also pointed out that vitamin K is associated with heart health and blood clotting. According to the Linus Pauling Institute of Oregon State University, vitamin K is an essential factor in blood clotting and lack of it can cause hemorrhages.

Extension Spotlight: Get ready to grill (News-Register)

Bacteria grows quickly at lukewarm temperatures. Of all the guests invited to your outing, you do not want a food-borne illness to be among them. For more information on food safety, go to the OSU Extension Service website.


Finalists for the Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life: Candidates will be interviewing on campus between May 11- 18. This position provides overall leadership for the Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life (CFSL) and has primary responsibility for advancing and enhancing the OSU Greek Community. Public presentations are as follows: Leslie Schacht, May 13, 9:30-10:15 a.m., MU 213; Travis Smith, May 18, 9:30-10:15 a.m., MU 213.

SEMI- CSMC Webinar: SEMI Chemicals and Gases Manufacturers Group and the CSMC host webinar: “Enabling EUV Lithography with Metal Oxide Resists”, Speakers are Doug Keszler (OSU) and Andrew Greenville (Inpria), Wednesday May 13, 10 a.m. Free for SEMI members and students, $25 for non-members. Register: http://www.semi.org/en/node/55341 or drop in Gilbert 324 for viewing.

Demo: Pearson MyLabs/Mastering in Canvas. Would you like to see what instructors can do in Canvas when MyLabs/Mastering is integrated with your course site? OSU is planning to integrate Canvas with Pearson MyLabs/Mastering this summer. Check out a demo on Wednesday, May 13 in Kidder 202; you can choose 11 a.m. – noon, or 1-2 p.m. Questions? Contact Lynn GreenoughCanvas Transition project manager.

Afternoon Public Sale at the OSUsed Store: The OSUsed Store is open for its public sale Wednesday, noon – 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th Street. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Departments may shop 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, or during public sales on Wednesdays. For more information, visit our website.

Random Review: Jonathan Katz, professor of history at Oregon State University will review “The Family: Three Journeys Into the Heart of the Twentieth Century” by David Laskin, at noon May 13 at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. The session runs from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave.

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar:  Susan Tilton, Environmental & Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, will present a seminar “An integrative systems toxicology approach to understanding environmental risk factors in lung disease” on Wednesday, May 13, 3:30 p.m., in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

Department of Fisheries and Wildlife seminar: Michael P. Nelson, Ruth H. Spaniol Chair of Renewable Resources and Professor of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society, will speak on “Is the intrinsic value of nature an axiom of, or anathema to, conservation?” May 13, 4 – 4:50 p.m., Nash 206.

May Repair Fair: Wednesday, May 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the OSUsed Store (644 S.W. 13th Street). Bring your broken items and volunteers will help you learn how to repair your belongings; attend demonstrations to learn more skills. Demonstrations offered for D.I.Y. fire starters, reattaching buttons and bicycle flat and chain repair. See the schedule and list of repair skills at http://tiny.cc/repair-fair.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Salmon Bake:  The 17th Annual Salmon Bake takes place Friday, May 15, noon to 3 p.m., at the Native American Longhouse Eena Haws, 311 S.W. 26th St., on campus. That evening, Laura GrizzlyPaws, a First Nations person from British Columbia, will share a protected species presentation, incorporating St’at’mic creation story and bear dance. She will talk from 5-7 p.m., May 15, in Milam Auditorium.

NEW! 39th Annual Powwow: Join Native American Student Association May 16 at Gill Coliseum for free, family-friendly and open-to-public event. There will be traditional dances, drums, and Native vendors. Event runs 1-10:30 p.m. with late afternoon break. Come at 1 p.m. or 7 p.m. to witness Grand Entry. Sponsored by SEAC, with Native American Longhouse. Funded by SORCE. For disability accommodations: 541-737-2738, Luhui.whitebear@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Titlakawan-Aztec Dancers: Come to Gill Coliseum 6-7 p.m. on May 16 (during the Powwow break) for a free performance of Aztec dances. Performers will also share with the audience some of the history and significance of the dances. Sponsored by SEAC, with Native American Longhouse. Funded by SORCE. For disability accommodations: 541-737-2738 or Luhui.whitebear@oregonstate.edu.

Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence: Join OSU students as they showcase their undergraduate research and projects on Thursday, May 14 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Memorial Union Plaza.  Visit communications.oregonstate.edu/events/cue for information and list of participants. For questions, contact ahernk@onid.oregonstate.edu.

2015 PFLA Spring Celebration: Please join us at the Student Experience Center Plaza for a spring celebration featuring Oregon wines and brews paired with regional delectables. May 14, 5 – 6:30 p.m. $15 fee includes wine tasting and appetizers. Cash bar available for brews and wine by the glass. Guests are welcome. Checks and cash are due with registration.  RSVP Here by May 11. Questions? Melissa Elmore or 7-3326.

Irish drama: Frank McGuinness’s Irish  drama Dolly West’s Kitchen continues on the  on the University Theatre Main Stage and plays May 15-16 at 7:30 and on May 17 at 2 p.m.   Tickets available at the OSU theatre box office in Withycombe Hall or by calling the box office at 541 737-2784.  OSU professor Charlotte Headrick plays the role of  Rima,  the West family matriarch, in this play set  in Ireland during WWII. Although a drama, the play is filled with much humor.

Auditions for Romeo & Juliet: Auditions will be held May 17 through May 19 for Oregon State University Theatre’s upcoming production of William Shakespeare’s quintessential tragedy of star-crossed lovers, “Romeo and Juliet.” The spring auditions are to cast 12 principal roles for the production, which will be performed in November. Another round of auditions to fill out the cast will be held in September. Those cast for principal roles will rehearse individually until the end of the spring term, with rehearsals resuming in the fall. Auditions will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. each day in the Withycombe Hall Main Stage Theatre. Tryouts will consist of group readings from the script. Participants also will be asked to prepare a short, one-minute monologue from any Shakespeare play. The monologue does not need to be memorized.

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! The University Honors College Thesis Fair: The Honors College Thesis Fair will be held Friday, May 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Plaza between the MU and Student Experience Center. This annual spring event celebrates the research accomplishments of graduating Honors students through informative poster displays.

NEW! Marine Forum: The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) will be hosting Assistant Professor Geoffrey Hollinger as he presents “Marine Robotics: Planning, Decision Making, and Learning”. Geoffrey’s work includes optimization of autonomous underwater vehicles for inspection of marine renewable energy systems and monitoring of oceanographic phenomena. Friday, May 15, from noon – 12:50 p.m. in Covell 218.

NEW! Disability Studies @ OSU.  Join a group of OSU community members interested in discussing Disability Studies teaching and research, in general, and the development of a DS curriculum at OSU, in particular.    Friday, May 15, at 1 p.m. in Milam Hall 301.

NEW! TAC Webinar: Collaboration Tools in Canvas: Canvas has many features to encourage student interaction. We’ll take a tour of Groups, Collaborations, Discussions, Chat, and Conferences. Questions and ideas are welcome! For more info, contact Lynn Greenough Fri. May 15, 2-2:50 pm. Register here: http://bit.ly/1ExNU28

NEW! Balboa Workshops: Join OSU Swing Club in welcoming national dance champions, Josh McLaughlin and Emily Ernst.  They are traveling from Portland to teach two beginner balboa workshops on Friday, May 15.  Doors open at 7:45 p.m.  $6 per lesson or $10 for both lessons.  For more information see: http://corvallisswing.com/portfolio/balboa-workshops-may-15/

Advanced Manufacturing of Smart Goods: Attend this two-day OSU-led NSF Workshop to identify research needs for the manufacturing of “smart goods.” Experts from organizations including Google and Amazon will discuss emerging markets, user needs and manufacturing challenges associated with smart goods. @ Embassy Suites Downtown, Portland, Oregon. May 14, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and May 15, 2015, 8 a.m. to noon, Cost to register: $155.

Gatekeeper suicide prevention training: Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death amongst college students? This workshop will teach participants to recognize the warning signs and how to help if someone they know is thinking about suicide. Presented by Jim Gouveia, LCSW. Register here: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_b41KB4Idbr2ZXGl. MU Journey Room, Thursday, May 14, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Reflection & Corrective Action:  Examining White Identity & Internalized Dominance: To break a pattern of internalized dominance that develops in a society in which White can be seen as the norm, White identified individuals are challenged to look at their impact in U.S. society and closer to home.  Through the cycle of socialization, participants will be invited to explore dynamics of privilege and dominance and how to break this cycle so individuals/groups take action toward becoming a more equitable society.  May 14, 28 & June 4:  2 to 3 p.m. in MU Council Room (on May 14) and MU 228 (on May 28 and June 4).

Marine Studies Initiative: At the May 14 meeting of Triad, OSU’s staff and faculty club, Bob Cowen, director of OSU’s Hatfield Marine Science Center, will discuss the sea change underway through the MSI. Triad meets in the MU, room 211, from noon to 1. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. A catered lunch is $11. Contact University Events, 541-737-0724, to save a seat.

Science Fiction, Social Justice, and the Radical Imagination:  Walidah Imarisha and Gabriel Teodros will examine the ways in which visionary science and fantasy fiction can inspire the radical imagination to envision the features of a socially just world.  They will discuss and read from the new edited collection Octavia’s Brood:  Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements (AK Press) which seeks to demonstrate a connection between speculative writing and movements for transformative social change.   This panel is presented by the Anarres Project for Alternative Futures.   Thursday, May 14 at 4 p.m., Valley Library, Special Collections and Archives Research Center.

Science Fiction and Direct Action Training:  After their 4 p.m. panel discussion, Walidah Imarisha and Gabriel Teodros will conduct a Science Fiction and Direct Action Training workshop.  Participants will use familiar stories of other worlds (such as Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Oz, Harry Potter, etc.) to design direct action campaigns that parallel the world we are fighting for in the here and now. This workshop is presented by the Anarres Project for Alternative Futures.  Thursday, May 14 at 6-8 p.m., MU Journey Room.

WIC Spring Lunch Series:  Using Canvas Tools in a Writing Intensive Course.  Faculty are invited to the final WIC Spring Lunch of 2015 this Friday, May 15, noon-1 p.m., Milam 215, featuring Karen Watte, Ecampus; Sara Jameson, SWLF; and Brooke Howland, TAC/CTL.  Each presenter will discuss two Canvas tools that can be used in a writing intensive course to more effectively help students in the writing, feedback, and revising process.  Register by noon on May 14.

Candidates for director of the Orange Media Network: Candidates for director of the Orange Media Network: Candidates for director of the Oregon Media Network (formerly Student Media) will have public presentations and a Q&A session in May. Forums will be held at the Memorial Union in room 206.  Candace Baltz – Friday May 15 -9-10 a.m.

Search Advocate workshops: OEI Search Advocate workshops scheduled June 2015 to April 2016 in Corvallis are now available for registration—the first is a full-day workshop on June 5.  Instead of the more common two-workshop series (totaling ten hours), this workshop is a single day ( 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., breakfast and lunch included).  The workshop prepares participants to work with search committees to enhance validity, fairness, and diversity in the search process.  Register at the OSU Professional Development website http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=39.  Questions?  Contact Anne Gillies anne.gillies@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-0865.

Air CTEMPS Summer Workshop – There are still a few seats available in the The Cutting Edge of Sensing with Unmanned Aerial Systems in Earth Science. June 23-25; open to everyone! $500 per person/$350 for students. Only 30 spots available, so register early. See the website for more details. To register, email Jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu

News for Employees

News from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences: Learn how a new fund in a college alumna’s name will benefit Nutrition students, read what advice Dr. Richard Besser of ABC News has for PHHS students, see how a PHHS alum translates research into practice, take a look back at the history of Langton Hall, join this year’s Wheel-A-Thon, grab a bite to each at Pangea Cafe as Nutrition students take over Pangea and more in Synergies. http://bit.ly/1KXIxhT

Attention all public employees: The restrictions imposed by the law of the State of Oregon on your political activities are that “No public employee shall solicit any money, influence, service or other thing of value or otherwise promote or oppose any political committee or promote or oppose the nomination or election of a candidate, the gathering of signatures on an initiative, referendum or recall petition, the adoption of a measure or the recall of a public office holder while on the job during working hours. However, this section does not restrict the right of a public employee to express personal political views.” It is therefore the policy of the state and of your public employer that you may engage in political activity except in the context prohibited by state law when on the job during working hours.

Traffic and Maintenance

Cascade Hall: As part of the Cascade Hall INTO project, the domestic water will be shutdown at Cascade Hall on May 15, from 7 a.m.-noon. This shutdown will affect all restrooms and sinks.

Natural gas shutdown: As part of the seismic valve upgrade project, natural gas will be shutdown to the below listed buildings May 11 – 18.  This will affect all heating, cooling and equipment utilizing natural gas. May 11:  Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences Administration, Oak Creek Building, Clark Laboratory. May 12: Adams Hall, Apiary Complex, Gill Coliseum. May 13:  Crew Facility, Sinnhuber Aquatic Research Lab, Cascade Hall. May 14: West Greenhouse, Farm Services, Aero Engineering Lab. May 15: Seed Lab, Gladys Valley Gymnastics Center, Dryden Hall, Navy ROTC Armory. May 18: Nypro Building, Ocean Observing Center, OSU Foundation Center, Azalea House.

2015-16 parking permits: People with annual parking permits can now purchase a permit for next academic year. Choices this week are to either repurchase a permit in the same zone or purchase a permit in a different zone with the same letter, for example A1 to A3. On Monday, May 18, current permit holders may purchase a permit in any available commuter zone. The 2015-16 parking map shows zone changes around campus. To purchase your permit, please visit the parking permits sales page.  For questions, explore this webpage or call 541-737-2583.


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

Administrative Program Specialist, the Department of Chemistry at Oregon State University invites applicants for a part-time (approximately 26 hours per week) Administrative Program Specialist position for the Department of Chemistry.  Posting # 0014665. Closing date is May 15.

Administrative Assistant To – Environmental & Molecular Toxicology invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Assistant To position. Posting #0014674. Closes May 15.

Extension 4-H SNACZ Program Coordinator: Oregon State University Extension Service is recruiting for a part-time, 0.75 FTE, fixed-term, Extension 4-H SNACZ Program Coordinator to oversee a research intervention and implement curriculum to engage youth in advocating for healthy snacks in Union County schools and food stores. Posting #0014648. Closes May 15.

Capital Programming Manager. Capital Planning and Development is seeking a Capital Programming Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The Capital Programming Manager has primary responsibility for project planning at all OSU statewide locations and all project planning levels from project definition, pre-design planning through design and assists in the evaluation and establishment of campus standards for project definition, planning, design and methods of project delivery. Posting #0014587. Closes May 15.

Assistant Professor-Plant Pathologist Oregon State University’s Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center invite applications for an Assistant Professor, full-time (tenure-track 1.0 FTE) position located in Central Point. Posting #0013895. Closes May 15.

Office Specialist 2 –  The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) is recruiting for a part-time, (.50 FTE), Office Specialist 2 position.  Posting # 0014627. Closes May 16.

Oregon State University is recruiting for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Communications & Marketing Manager for the Division of University Outreach & Engagement.  This Manager will be accountable for developing and implementing communications and marketing aimed at enhancing the reputation and broad awareness of the Division. Posting #0014583. Full consideration date: May 17. Closes May 24.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Charge Nurse, Posting #0014621  Closes May 18.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Academic Support Manager.  The Academic Support Manger oversees the units responsible for:  Academic and logistical student program advising, student registration, maintenance of student study plan records and communicating study plans to students, classroom scheduling, and the Learning Center operations.  For more information or to apply, please visit: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=16905192 Apply by May 17.

Property Specialist 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Property Specialist 1 position in Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management, a unit within Business Affairs at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #0014722. Closes May 18.

Assistant Director of Client Services – Information Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term, Assistant Director of Client Services position. Posting # 0014528. Closes May 18.

Classified – Information Technology Consultant – Comp Level 1 School of Design and Human Environment in the College of Business invites applications for a full-time Info Tech Consult Position. Posting #0014702. Closing date, May 19.

Custodial Services Coordinator – University Housing & Dining Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Custodial Services Coordinator. Posting # 0014705. Closes May 20.

Administrative Program Specialist – The Morrow County Extension Office in Heppner, Oregon invites applications for a part-time (.70 FTE), 12-month Administrative Program Specialist position. Posting #0014639. Closes May 20.

Custodian – University Housing & Dining Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Custodian position. Posting # 0014734. Closes May 21.

Instrument Technician 3 – Mechanical –  The Microproducts Breakthrough Institute (MBI), an OSU research and commercialization facility located on the Corvallis Hewlett Packard campus, is recruiting for a full-time, (1.0 FTE), Instrument Technician 3 – Mechanical.  Posting # 0014439. Closes May 22.

Benefits Consultant – The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Benefits Consultant. Posting # 0014749. Closes May 22.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Physical Therapist, Posting #0014645.  Closes May 22.

Administrative Program Specialist: Capital Planning & Development is recruiting for one full-time Administrative Program Specialist position. Posting # 0014638. Closes May 22.

Office Specialist 2 –  Professional and Continuing Education (PACE)  is recruiting to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 (Enrollment Specialist) position at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #0014710 to apply. Posting closes May 24.

International Program Consultant – The Office of Global Opportunities (OSU GO) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, International Program Consultant position. Posting #0014611. Closes May 24.

Cook 1 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for several full-time (1.0 FTE), 10-month, Cook 1 positions for Dining Services.  Posting #0014723. Closes May 25.

Office Specialist 2– The Career Development Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 position. Posting # 0014657. Closes May 25.

Information Technology Systems Specialist, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences.  Posting #0014440. Closes May 28.

Contract Officer – Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management, a unit within Business Affairs is seeking a Contract Officer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #0014492. Closes May 30.

The College of Science is seeking an Associate Dean for Strategic Initiative and Administration.  This is a part-time (.75 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. It is an internal search only and applicants must hold the rank of tenured professor in the College of Science. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. Closes May 31. Posting #0014578.

The Oregon State University Alumni Association is searching for a Regional Network Director to lead and manage alumni activities and networks in the northwest and southern California. This position will be based in Portland.   View the position description at  www.osualum.com/jobs.  Apply to osualum@oregonstate.edu  with a resume and cover letter by June 1.

Acquisitions & Collections Maintenance Unit Manager – The Oregon State University Libraries and Press (OSULP) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Acquisitions & Collections Maintenance Unit Manager position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the University Librarian and OSU Press Director. Posting #0014686  . Closes June 4.

Nuclear Reactor Operator – The Radiation Center invites applications for a full-time, Nuclear Reactor Operator.  Posting #0014168 has been reopened to expand the original applicant pool. Closing date, June 6.

Associate Program Manager – INTO OSU invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Associate Program Manager position. Posting #0014612. Closes June 15.

The College of Agricultural Sciences is seeking an Associate Dean. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #0014729. For full consideration, apply by June 15. Closes June 30.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor- Forest Harvesting- The Dept. of Forest Engineering Resources & Management invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Forest Harvesting. Posting #0014131. Final closing date June 15.

Assistant to Associate Dean College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time Assist. to the Assoc. Dean. Posting #0014703. For full consideration apply by June 15. Closing date, July 1.

Assistant ProfessorViticulturist Oregon State University’s  Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center invites applications for a full-time, (1.0 FTE) 9-month, tenure track, Assistant Professor located in Central Point, OR. Posting # 0014286. Closes June 20.

The Department of Botany and Plant Pathology (BPP) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Faculty Research Assistant position. Posting #0013984. Closes Dec. 31, 2015.

Advanced Practice Clinician- NP/PA– Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant. Posting #0013622. Open until filled.


Corvallis: Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Scattered showers today, high of 63, low of 45. Chance of showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Scattered showers today, high of 61, low of 41. Chance of showers tomorrow.

Newport: Scattered showers today, high of 57, low of 44. 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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