OSU Today

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016

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.

New therapy halts progression of Lou Gehrig’s disease in mice (Laboratory Equipment)

Researchers at Oregon State University announced today that they have essentially stopped the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease, for nearly two years in one type of mouse model used to study the disease, allowing the mice to approach their normal lifespan. (see also Gazette-TimesNews-Medical, e!Science News)

Barbie’s big makeover – a welcome change that’s ‘ridiculously late’ (Guardian)

“Mattel is always in this for the bottom line profit margin, but it’s also possible to read this decision as being at least somewhat responsive to the variety of calls that are becoming a little bit louder that says, ‘Look, womanhood and women’s shapes are not one thing’,” said Aurora Sherman, an associate professor of psychology at Oregon State University.

Joining U.S. hunger program is not a snap (Inside Higher Ed)

Earlier this month, Oregon State University began accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits at campus grocery stores. Few other colleges participate in the program.

What’s next for mammoth bones unearthed at Oregon State football field? (Oregonian)

No one is talking about changing the Oregon State University mascot from Beavers to Mammoths. But two days after construction crewsunearthed the bones of ice age creatures under Reser Stadium’s football field, people are curious about what comes next. (see also PBS News, American School & University, The Blaze)

The perfect pinot problem (The Economist)

Michael Qian and Fang Yuan of Oregon State University had a local interest in the problem. The prime crop of the vineyards in Oregon’s Willamette Valley is pinot noir. And Oregon’s cool climate, short growing season and periodic heavy rains make determining whether grapes are ready for harvest particularly challenging. Curious to see if they could monitor directly the presence of aromatic compounds, the biochemists set up an experiment.

Oregon showdown further polarizes land debate (Wallowa County Chieftain)

The restrictions placed on ranchers have gained visibility in Washington, D.C., Salem and Portland, but that doesn’t mean they will be changed, said Bruce Weber, director of Oregon State University’s Rural Studies Program. It’s unclear how the existence of a perceived “martyr for the cause” will change the situation, Weber said.

New MBAs for the Beavers (Business Tribune)

When Oregon State University announced last week it is leasing 600 square feet in the WeWork co-working space on the North Park Blocks, it was a sign of the times.

Ruby Jewel wants to take over the ice cream sandwich freezer section (Oregonian)

After customers started asking where they could get her sandwiches in the off season, Herlinger decided to invest more in the business. With the help of Oregon State University’s food incubator, the Food Innovation Center, and investment from Whole Foods, Ruby Jewel sandwiches moved indoors.

OSU team to work on enviro-friendly dyes (Gazette-Times)

Oregon State University researchers have received a grant of more than $800,000 to develop processes for environmentally friendly dyeing of textiles.

Think about planting for pollinators (Statesman Journal)

A piece by OSU horticulturist and instructor Al Shay.

Today

Syrian refugee clothing drive: Ettihad Cultural Center’s Winter Clothing Drive runs Jan. 25-Feb. 29. Donation points are to be set up at all Cultural Centers, ISOSU, ASOSU, ISAS, INTO OSU, and OSU Greek Life. Donated items must be clean, without rips or stains. Items must also be stacked neatly in bags instead of rolled into a ball because we will have to arrange shipping by volume. The focus on Syrian refugees this year comes as a response to their prolonged suffering and continued need.

Director of Space Allocation Management Candidate Presentations Save the Dates:  All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend candidate presentations for the Director of Space Allocation Management position that is currently under recruitment with the Capital Planning and Development department.  Four candidates will be providing 20-minute presentations to share their Vision for University Space Allocation Management, with presentations held as follows:  Jan. 29, 9-10 a.m. in MU Journey Room.

Retirement Reception for Rocky Baker: You are invited to a retirement reception to honor Rocky Baker, who is retiring after 35 years as Virology Supervisor/LIMS Liaison with the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. The celebration is Friday, Jan. 29, from 10-11 a.m. in the VDL Business Office (Magr 134). Cake and beverages will be served.

NEW! School of Public Policy Brownbag Seminar Series: Assistant Professor of Political Science Alison Johnston presents “Taming Capital in an Age of Global Finance:  Labor Politics and Housing Bubbles.” The brownbag will be held on Friday, Jan. 29 in Fairbanks 304 from noon-1. The event is free and open to the OSU community.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sale Friday noon – 3 p.m., at 644 S.W. 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

Speech Communication Colloquium: Elizabeth Root will present “Cultural Adjustment from the Other Side: Korean Students’ Experiences with their Sojourner-Teachers” on Friday, Jan. 29, from 4 – 5 p.m., in Shepard Hall 106. The results of this case study highlight the need to expand research on cultural adjustment beyond the traditional model of the sojourner’s experience in a foreign country.

 Saturday

Cultural Bites: Try out rice-based dishes from different Asian and Pacific Islander cultures 5:30-8 p.m. on Jan. 30 with APASU and Student Leadership & Involvement. Tickets available Jan. 25 at Student Experience Center Info Desk: $5/OSU Students eligible to get one free while supplies last. For information/accommodations, contact: huynhkev@oregonstate.edu. Funded by SORCE.

Upcoming events

NEW! Labyrinth walk: An open Labyrinth Walk will be offered to the OSU community Monday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in MU Room #13 (multipurpose room on the ground floor level of the newly remodeled portion of the MU).  Claim some time to let go of the stresses, find a focus, or experience a centering for your life and work this term.  Free.  Hosted by United Campus Ministry at Westminster House.

NEW! Farewell Reception for Glenn Ford: Join us for a Farewell Reception to honor and thank Glenn Ford for his service to OSU. The reception is on Tuesday, Feb. 2 from 3:30-5 p.m. in the CH2M Hill Alumni Center Living Room and Lounge.  For more information, contact events@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

NEW! Human Library: Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover. A Human Library functions similarly to a regular library, however the Books are real, human beings, who teach others about themselves and their experiences through interpersonal dialogue, creating opportunities for conversation and learning between two people who may normally not interact. Feb 9 (noon-5 p.m.) and Feb 10 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) in the Valley Library, 4th Floor Rotunda. Event details.

 Black History Month celebration kickoff: Please join our Lonnie B. Harris Black Culture Center as we kick of Black History month activities on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at the Memorial Union Ballroom at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The center will be honoring some of our African American/Black administrators, faculty, and community members. This event is free and open to the public. More events for the month will be announced later.

Nonprofit Opportunities Fair 2016: Join us for the 10th Annual Nonprofit Opportunities Fair on Wednesday Feb. 3, noon-3 p.m. in the MU Ballroom. Meet representatives from over 50 local and national nonprofit and government organizations representing a wide variety of fields who are seeking OSU volunteers, interns, and employees. Register here!

Art Exhibit Open: The Albany Artists 10 x10 exhibit is now up in the Giustina Gallery at The LaSells Stewart Center. Celebrate a diverse collection of two-dimensional work by ten local artists. This is the second time for this show at the gallery, but many of the artists have previously shown in conjunction with other exhibits or been part of juried shows. The exhibit runs Jan. 26 to Feb. 19. A free, public reception will be held on Feb. 3 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Learn more about this art exhibit online.

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! TAC Webinar – How to Create a Successful Hybrid (Blended) Course @ OSU: A growing number of OSU faculty are redesigning classroom courses as hybrids, which combine significant online learning activity with a reduced amount of on-campus “seat time.”  This webinar will demonstrate effective methods for designing and teaching a hybrid course, as well as reasons that you might consider a blended approach. Questions? Contact Cub Kahn. Tuesday Feb. 2, from 11-11:50 a.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/1ZBKTc0

NEW! TAC Webinar – TurnItIn and Canvas: TurnItIn is OSU’s plagiarism prevention service, integrated with Canvas. Learn about creating TurnItIn assignments and understanding originality reports. We will review the sources that TurnItIn compares student papers to, and how students use TurnItIn. Tuesday Feb. 2, 2-2:50 p.m. Questions? Contact Lynn Greenough. Register here: http://is.gd/wpOtP5

NEW! Lecture:  Plans for the Modernization of U.S. Nuclear Forces. James Doyle is the inaugural recipient of the Paul Olum Grant Fund, supporting scientists and technical experts working toward disarmament. Dr. Doyle was a specialist in the Nuclear Nonproliferation Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory for nearly 20 years. His talk will be held in LInC 228 on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m.

NEW! Eating the Competition: At the Feb. 4 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Andrew Thurber of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences will discuss his research on Antarctic food webs. Triad meets at noon in the MU, room 211. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. An optional catered lunch is available for $13. Contact University Events by 11 a.m. on Feb. 1 for meal reservations, or anytime to secure your spot, 541-737-0724.

NEW! Baccalaureate Core Review Workshop: APAA is hosting a workshop to provide support to Bacc Core instructors and coordinators for the upcoming category review process. Topics covered include: how to align assignments and assessments with category learning outcomes, submission expectations, and the Bacc Core Committee review process. The workshop is on Monday, Feb. 8 from 2-4 p.m., in Milam 215. Register online: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9tdCQBpGy1NJHrn

NEW! Emergency Preparedness workshop: OSU Extension Service – Lane County Master Food Preservers will be presenting an Emergency Preparedness Workshop focusing on food and water storage on Saturday, Feb. 20, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham St., Eugene. Cost of the class is $25 which includes hardy snacks and handouts. Registration information on the website http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/announcements/food-preservation-baking-classes. Call 541-344-5859 with registration questions.

Assistant Professor Invertebrate Crop Pest Scientist Candidate Seminars:  Candidates will share their vision for “Terrestrial Mollusk Pest Management in Oregon Agriculture: Research and Extension”  as follows: Feb. 1: Margaret Douglas, Penn State University; Feb. 2: Abigail Walter, Swedish University of Ag Science; Feb. 3: Rory McDonnell, UC Riverside. Seminars will be held 9:30-11 a.m., Crops Building 138. Contact: Sujaya Rao sujaya@oreognstate.edu

Incorrigible Ethics: Doing Disability Studies with Foucault. Stephanie Jenkins, 2014-15 Center for the Humanities Research Fellow, and philosophy faculty in the School of History, Philosophy, and Religion, will discuss how Michel Foucault’s genealogically-based method offers disability ethics an alternative to what Fiona Kumari Campbell describes as the “negative ontology of disability.” Monday, Feb. 1, 4 p.m. at the Autzen House, 811 S.W. Jefferson Ave.

Love or Lust? Guest Speaker:  Jason Evert, speaker and best-selling author on the topic of chastity will speak at this free event. Scare tactics, guilt trips, and teen pregnancy rates don’t inspire anyone to love. Come discover the difference between love and lust while getting straight answers about dating, relationships, and sexual purity. Feb. 1, 7 p.m., MU 49: Horizon Room. (More Info)

Altmetrics and PlumX presentation: A representative from Plum Analytics will talk about PlumX, a suite of programs using modern metrics to answer questions about research impact, engagement and visibility, Feb. 2, 9:30-11 a.m. in the Willamette Rooms on the Valley Library’s third floor,  Altmetrics, or alternative metrics, represent new methods for measuring the impact and usage of scholarly works.

Free Stalking Awareness One Day Conference: The Alcohol, Drug & Violence Prevention Center at Student Health Services invites you to a conference with the National Stalking Resource Center on Feb. 2.  Come for the entire day or a single session. Please check the conference agenda and register today.

Time management workshop: Too much to do and not enough time? Learn how to increase awareness of how you actually spend your time, with tools to better manage it to produce higher outcomes. This employee learning workshop is presented by the Center for Learning and Organizational Development on Feb. 3. It is at no cost to OSU employees. Click here for details and registration (by Feb. 1): http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23

Deepak Chopra comes to OSU on Feb. 23: Deepak Chopra, author of more than 100 books in 35 languages, will speak about the future of well-being at Oregon State University’s LaSells Stewart Center in Coveralls on Feb. 23. Tickets are available at iamgenie.org (click on events) or www.picatic.com/deepakatOSU at three levels: $59 (bronze), $79 (silver) and (gold) $179 , which includes a one-hour reception with Chopra at 6 p.m.

Food Drive events

NEW! Coffee Kickoff & 50/50 Raffle: Join us on the first floor of Austin Hall, Tues., Feb. 2, 10 a.m.-noon to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win the CASH prize! Tickets are 3/$10 or 1/$5. Raffle tickets also available through Feb. 5 in the COB Faculty Services Office, 302 Austin Hall. Winner notified via email. For questions, contact noelle.cummings@bus.oregonstate.edu.

Chemistry Department REVERSE Raffle – all participants will receive a FREE raffle ticket.  But, this is a raffle ticket you DON’T want.  $5 or 5 non-perishable food items dropped off at the Chemistry Department Office (Gilbert 153) before Feb. 29 will pay off your raffle ticket.  Any one still holding a raffle ticket on March 1 will be entered into a drawing to be in the Dunk Tank at our annual CIA (Chemistry is Awesome) Party on June 1. For more information, contact luanne.johnson@oregonstate.edu.

BEE Bake Sale: On Mon., Feb. 1 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. stop in 116 Gilmore Hall, BEE will have plenty of wonderful baked goods to kick off the 2016 Food Drive! Stop by with $1 or one can of food to trade for one delicious baked item! For more information, contact Jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu.

Chili Cook-off & Hot Dog Lunch: Come by Cordley 3029 on Tues., Feb. 2, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., or as supplies last, for chili and hot dogs brought to you by School of Life Sciences. Vote for your favorite chili. Hot dog $3; chili & voting ballot $3; both for $5. For questions, contact durrellt@science.oregonstate.edu.

News for Employees

NEW! Job postings: Oregon State University is transitioning to a new jobs website. During the transition, there are two different locations to search job postings, depending on the date that the job was posted. If you visit http://oregonstate.edu/jobs you’ll have access to both sites for your search.

Fierce Conversations: The Center for Learning & Organizational Development announces a training opportunity for OSU managers, supervisors, and others in leadership positions entitled “Fierce Conversations,” designed to promote productive dialogue that resolves tough challenges, enriches relationships, and provokes learning.  The deadline to register is Feb. 8. The fee for materials is $150, charged to your department index. For details and registration, visit http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eDP6zyL80V11M6p.

 Become a paid sensory tester: The OSU Center for Sensory and Consumer Behavior Research is always looking for new participants for consumer tests, focus groups, and surveys. Please complete the brief survey to be placed on the tester contact list. You will be notified via e-mail about upcoming sensory testing opportunities. Pre-screening is required for all tests. Visit our website or Facebook page to learn more about our lab and upcoming events.

Expert-Led Online Short Course Helps You Sell Your Own Food Product Online or in Stores: OSU’s Recipe to Market online course features leading startup food consultant Victor Willis. Course series covers everything from recipe development to marketing/branding and distribution. OSU Today readers save 25% with code RTM25. Starts Feb. 1. Learn more.

LPI Research Newsletter:  Read about the Linus Pauling Institute’s recent Diet and Optimum Health Conference, as well as summaries of recent research publications by scientists in LPI’s programs in Healthy Aging, Cancer Prevention and Intervention, and Cardiometabolic Disease Prevention in the online Fall/Winter 2015 LPI Research Newsletter.

Faculty and Staff Dining Survey – University Housing and Dining Services (UHDS) and Memorial Union Retail Food Service (MURFS) would like to know more about how faculty and staff use dining facilities on campus. Please help us better serve Faculty and Staff by completing the following survey: http://tinyurl.com/jbnjkbe  Questions about the survey can be directed to Dave Craig, Associate Director, UHDS at Dave.Craig@oregonstate.edu.

Traffic and Maintenance

Jefferson Way West: On Jan. 29, 25 parking spaces will be shut down on Jefferson Way West, lot #3372 from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. (View Map), for equipment delivery to the Hinsdale Wave Research Lab.

26th Street: Effective immediately through Jan. 29, and until pavement repairs can be completed on 26th Street between Orchard Ave and Monroe Ave, one on-street parking stall (A2) and the adjacent motorcycle parking will be closed.  Northbound vehicle and bus traffic will be shifted slightly via barricades in the street, but through traffic will remain open.  Bicycles and vehicles are urged to travel slowly through the work area.

Jobs

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

NEW! Job postings: Oregon State University is transitioning to a new jobs website. During the transition, there are two different locations to search job postings, depending on the date that the job was posted. If you visit http://oregonstate.edu/jobs you’ll have access to both sites for your search.

Instructor – Engineering. OSU-Cascades in Bend invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month position as Engineering Instructor. Posting # 0016787. Closes Jan. 29.

Office Specialist 2—Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Office Specialist 2 position. Posting #0016999. Closes Jan. 29.

Education Opportunities Program is seeking an Academic Counselor. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. To appy, please visit posting#0016939. Closes Jan. 29.

Assistant Director of Admissions for Recruitment. OSU-Cascades in Bend invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month position as Assistant Director of Admissions for Recruitment. Posting # 0016860. Full consideration date is Jan. 22, closes Jan. 29.

Instructor – Statistics. OSU-Cascades in Bend invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month position as Statistics Instructor. Posting #0016700. Full consideration date is Jan. 22. Closes Jan. 29.

Research Facility Coordinator – Hatfield Marine Science Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0) FTE, 12-month Research Facility Coordinator. This position is located in Newport, OR. Posting #0016885. For full consideration apply by Jan. 27.

Sea Grant is seeking a Grants/Contracts Technician. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12- month, classified staff employee. Posting # 0016811. Closes Jan. 28.

Graphic Designer: The Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month graphic designer position. Posting #0017036. Closes Jan. 29.

Veterinary Technician: The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool on Feb. 1. This position is for a full-time Certified Veterinary Technician in the Small Animal Hospital’s Internal Medicine service. Posting #0015391. Closes Jan. 31. Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for a Student Support Advisor. The Student Support Advisor provides administrative support to students and the INTO OSU Academic Team. This position will assist students in understanding basic information about admissions, finance and academic programs to assist in decision-making and manage student records related to programs of study. This is a permanent full-time position. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19056602 For priority consideration, please apply by Jan. 31. Position closes Feb. 14.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for a Marketing and Communications Assistant. The Marketing and Communications Assistant (MCA) will be responsible for helping the Marketing and Communications coordinator with activities within, and emanating from INTO Oregon State University (INTO OSU), to build awareness and drive student recruitment from the global markets to OSU and INTO OSU. This is a permanent full-time position. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19056082 Please apply by Jan. 31.

Veterinary Technician 2– The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool on Feb. 1, for a full time position in the Small Animal Rehab department. Interested parties should apply to posting #0015391 no later than Jan. 31. Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered.

Communications & Marketing Coordinator. The Department of Recreational Sports at Oregon State University welcomes creative initiative, organizational excellence, and passion for well-being. Inviting applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Communications and Marketing Coordinator. Posting #0016927. Closes Jan. 31.

Office Specialist 1 – The Yamhill County Extension Office invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), Office Specialist 1 position. Posting #0016934. Closes Jan. 31.

Accounting Technician – The Agricultural and Marine Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE) position as Accounting Technician. Posting #0017003. Closes Jan. 31.

Director – The Office of Student Life invites applications for a full time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, Director of New Student Programs and Family Outreach position. Posting #0016716. Closes Jan. 31.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The Extension programs of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Assistant Professor (Practice) position. Posting #0016735. Closes Jan. 31.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The College of Forestry invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), Assistant Professor (Practice) position. Posting #0016686. Closes Jan. 31.

Oregon State University’s Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit is seeking a Public Issues Education Leader. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # 0016808. For full consideration apply by Jan. 31.

Faculty research Assistant – The Department of Animal and Rangeland Sciences in the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Faculty Research Assistant positions serving the Eastern and South East regions of Oregon. Posting #0016816. Closes Feb. 1.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Communications & Marketing Specialist, Posting #0016915. Closes Feb. 2.

Microbiologist 1. The Department of Microbiology at Oregon State University invites applications for a fulltime, 12month appointment. The successful candidate is expected to support the microbiology laboratory courses. Duties include preparing reagents, growing bacteria, viruses and tissue culture cells, and ordering, inventory and maintenance of supplies and equipment. Posting #0016886. Closes Feb. 5.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an International Admissions Customer Service Representative. This position supports the Office of International Admissions providing high level customer service, maintaining the standards and integrity of the Office of International Admissions, and sustaining an efficient admissions process. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19058952 Full consideration by Feb. 7. Closes Feb. 15.

Director – Marketing The College of Business invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Director – Marketing. Posting #0017006. For full consideration apply by: Feb. 8.

Science Writer –  The College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Science Writer. Posting #0016856. Apply by: Feb. 9.

Assistant Professor, Plant Pathology-The College of Agricultural Sciences & the Department of Botany/Plant Pathology invites applications for a 9-month 1.0 FTE tenure-track position at the Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center in Central Point, OR. Posting #0016760. Closed Feb. 10.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The College of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Horticulture invites applications for a 12-month,fixed-term Assistant Professor (Practice) position. Posting #0016943. Closes Feb. 14.

Operations Manager—The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) invites applications for a full time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, Operations Manager. Posting # 0016983. Closes Feb 15.

Asst/Assoc/Full Professor – The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Asst/Assoc/Full Professor. Posting # 0016910. Full consideration date: Feb. 15.

Asst/Assoc/Full Professor – The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Asst/Assoc/Full Professor (in the area of novel electronic materials and next generation devices). Posting 0016917. Full consideration date: Feb. 15.

Assistant/Associate/Full ProfessorThe Department of Civil and Construction Engineering invites applications for a full-time, (1.0 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate or Full Professor position to begin Fall 2016. Posting # 0016434. Closes Feb. 15.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor: The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University invites applications for one or more full time nine-month tenure-track faculty positions in the area of data science and engineering broadly construed. Posting #0016447. For full consideration apply by Feb. 15.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor: The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for one or more full time nine-month tenure-track faculty positions in the area of energy systems. Posting #0016448. For full consideration apply by Feb. 15.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor: The Oregon State University Robotics program invites applications for full-time (1.0), 9-month, tenured or tenure-track position in robotics. Posting #0016501. For full consideration apply by Feb. 15.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – Extension Forester –The College of Forestry and Coos and Curry County Extension Offcies invite applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), fixed-term, Assistant Professor (Practice) position. Posting #0017008. Closes Feb. 17.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – Extension Forester –The College of Forestry and Clatsop County Extension office invite applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), fixed-term, Assistant Professor (Practice) position. Posting #0017009. Closes Feb. 17.

Assistant Professor – The Department of Biological & Ecological Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor (Water Management Technologist) position. Posting #0016967. For full consideration apply by Feb. 19.

Assistant Professor – The Department of Biological & Ecological Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor (Water Quality Engineer) position. Posting #0016965. For full consideration apply by Feb. 19.

Assistant Professor – The Department of Crop and Soil Science in the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position serving Marion County. Posting #0016938. Closes Feb. 28.

Assistant Professor – Brewing Microbiologist – The College of Agricultural Sciences & the Department of Food Science and Technology invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month tenure-track position. Posting #0016968. For full consideration date: Feb. 29

Assistant Professor – Food Safety Biologist – The College of Agricultural Sciences & the Department of Food Science and Technology invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month tenure-track position. Posting #0016969. For full consideration date: Feb. 29

Student Worker, Our Beaver Nation: The OSU Foundation Development team, Athletics is looking to add an enthusiastic student worker to Our Beaver Nation and serve as an ambassador for Beaver Athletics. Primary responsibilities will include answering incoming calls regarding donations and ticket sales, help with donor related events and game day operations, and other duties as assigned. Average 8-12 hours, maximum of 20 hours, per week. $9.75/hour. If you are interested in this position, please complete the Foundation’s job application and sent it to Mr. Jorge Hernandez, Assistant Director, Human Resources.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Marketing Conversion Assistant. This position is responsible for assisting the Marketing and Recruitment Assistant Manager. This includes, but is not limited to, holding the responsibility for entering leads, email follow-up and converting. This position is a temporary full-time position that will end on July 31, 2016. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19040482 This posting will remain open until filled.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Senior Staff Accountant. The responsibilities include, but is not limited to, maintaining and reconciling general ledger accounts, preparing month-end and year-end reports, assisting with annual budgets and reforecasts, assisting with the annual financial audits and preparing periodic financial analysis. This is Full-Time Position. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19022252 This position is open until filled.

Weather

Corvallis: “Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.” ~ Jane Austen. Rain turning to showers, high of 50, low of 38. Showers likely Saturday, chance of showers Sunday.

Central Oregon: Rain and breezy today, high of 45, low of 30. Chance of snow showers tonight and through the weekend.

Newport: Heavy rain today, high of 49, low of 41. Showers through the weekend.

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

 

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