OSU Today

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 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.

Here’s how your vegetables are made (Oregonian)

Let’s say you wanted a deeply purple tomato, like Oregon State University researcher Jim Myers and graduate student Carl Jones did. The purple pigment comes from a cancer-fighting antioxidant called anthocyanin. They thought if they could increase the anthocyanins, it would make the person who eats the tomato healthier.

Oregon State’s new programs to address data scientist shortage (AMSTAT News)

With the United States facing a shortage of more than 1 million skilled data scientists, Oregon State University will train an array of new professionals through a pair of online graduate programs in data analytics.

Happy Herefords (AgriNews)

Herefords have a gentle disposition, which is good for your operation. Docile cows have higher pregnancy rates, according to studies by researchers at Oregon State University, 95 percent as compared to 89 percent for aggressive cows.

Going to the source (Herald & News)

Merrill and Malin elementary school students grew potatoes, barley and strawberries in shopping carts through a new Farm to School program that aims to teach students where their food comes from. The Oregon State University Klamath Basin Research and Extension Center received a grant in April to begin the program that teaches students how food is grown, processed and ends up on their plate.


Workshops offered on Literature Review, Statistics Basics with SPSS, SPSS Intermediate, and EndNote: Learn how to get started with your upcoming Literature Review on Oct. 3 or Oct. 4. Then dig into Basic SPSS  on Oct. 5 or Intermediate SPSS on Oct. 6 to build your skills with descriptive statistics. Finally, explore EndNote (Basic and Intermediate/Advanced) on Oct. 6 for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. View all the offerings in the library’s fall workshop series at: http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required. Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu

Protected Leave (FMLA/OFLA) for Pregnancy Disability and Child Bonding:   Presented by Office of Human Resources.  No registration is required. Oct. 4, 8 -9 a.m., MU 213. If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

Short-term & Long-term Disability: Presented by Standard Insurance.  No registration is required.  Provides and overview of how the PEBB Standard Insurance Short-term and Long-term Disability Plans. Oct. 4, 9 -10 a.m., MU 213.  If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

Tuesday Teaching Talks: Join CTL every Tuesday for Just-in-Time-Teaching topic sessions. We will network with OSU colleagues and resources to develop a community of practice around the advancement of teaching excellence. We will discuss research-based teaching approaches identified as effective in the scholarship of teaching; enhance teaching and learning through the use of instructional technology; and share teaching needs, challenges, and successes. Each 90-minute topic session will be facilitated twice on Tuesdays in Milam 215 at 10 & 1. Contact Jeanna.Towns@oregonstate.edu for exact dates and topics.

Employee Benefits Fair: Health Insurance and Pension/Retirement providers will be available to answer your questions as well as various OSU resources. Oct. 4, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., MU Horizon (room 49).  For a complete listing of providers that will be present visit:  Employee Benefits Fair. If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

Medicare Basics Workshop (Parts A, B, C): Presented by:  Oregon Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA).  Come and learn the basics of Medicare and understand how Medicare Supplemental plans work.   No registration is required. Oct. 4, 1 -3 p.m., MU 213.   If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

Prepare Out Loud. Tuesday, Oct 4 from 3-4:30 p.m. at The LaSells Stewart Center.  Emergency Preparedness is sponsoring the American Red Cross presentation that will empower you to be ready for disasters of all kinds (including a Cascadia earthquake) by taking practical steps to start preparing, being vocal about your preparedness and encouraging others to start preparing. Everyone is invited to attend.  RSVP at http://www.redcross.org/news/event/local/oregon/Prepare-Out-Loud—Corvallis

Theater retirements: The university community and friends are invited to a reception to celebrate the service of long-time theatre faculty Charlotte Headrick, George Caldwell and Barbara Mason, who have retired from Oregon State University. Please join us on Tuesday, Oct. 4 from  4-6  p.m. in the University Black Box Theatre in Withycombe Hall for cake and refreshments.

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.

Race in America: Race in America, Past and Present explores the history of anti-Black racism in the U.S. Participants will gain a foundation for understanding racial inequality and relationships between past and present, personal and political. Meets every other Tuesday of fall term starting Oct. 4 from 5-7 p.m. Lonnie B. Harris Center. To register, contact Terrance Harris at terrance.harris@oregonstate.edu.

Adaptations: Storytelling in Novels and Film — Scientist, futurist and science fiction author David Brin’s lecture will focus in part on The Postman, his 1985 novel set largely in Oregon, Corvallis and OSU. Selections of the 1997 film The Postman, with Kevin Costner, will be shown, accompanied by readings by Brin. This event is part of SPARK: Arts+Science@OSU. Oct. 4, 6-8 p.m., C&E Auditorium, The LaSells Stewart Center.

Star Trek and Black Lives Matter: As part of its celebration of the 50th anniversary of the TV series Star Trek, the Anarres Projects presents a viewing and discussion of Deep Space Nine’s “Far Beyond the Stars”. This award winning episode is a powerful and emotional examination of racial oppression and police brutality, as well as the power of the radical imagination to envision alternative futures, that is as poignant now as it was when it first aired almost 20 years ago. Oct. 4, 6-8 p.m., Milam Hall 318. https://www.facebook.com/events/1757569044499623/

NEW! Thomas Condon Lecture:  John Grotzinger, professor at Caltech will present “Curiosity’s mission of exploration at Gale Crater, Mars”, Oct. 4 at 7-8 pm in Austin Auditoreum, The LaSells Stewart Center, with reception at 6:15-7 p.m. Grotzinger was Project Scientist (2006-2014) for the Mars Science Lab from 2006, and directed the successful deployment of the Curiosity Rover.

The North American Truffling Society ~ General Meeting Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 2087 at Cordley Hall on the OSU campus.  Speaker will be Steve Carpenter, former President of Pacific Analytical Laboratory in Corvallis and former owner of Abbey Lane Lab, LLC in Philomath. He has been collecting and consuming mushrooms since 1956. He will speak on “How to use a Mushroom Key” and speak about his new book, “Mushrooms of Marys Peak and Vicinity.”

Upcoming events

NEW! Calling ALL male identified students of color: Distinguished Scholars Initiative: Presented by Diversity & Cultural Engagement. The Distinguished Scholars Initiative (DSI) supports the continued development of self-efficacy, servant leadership, professional skills, and academic excellence in male-identified students of color at Oregon State University. Members of the program benefit from an ongoing relationship with a mentor at OSU, connection and fellowship with the DSI community, and opportunities personal and professional development. Students interested in becoming a member of DSI should attend our opening event on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Lonnie B. Harris Black Cultural Center. For more information: jason.dorsette@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Artist reception: The College of Agricultural Sciences presents Susan S. Johnson, Oregon Agriculture in Color, in Gallery 440, 440 Strand Agriculture Hall. An artist’s reception will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Oct. 6, in the gallery.

NEW! Veterans event: This is an opportunity for members of the Beaver Vet Community to come together, meet new members, and connect with resources and services available to them from our OSU and local community partners. Oct. 6, 4-7 p.m. Austin Hall Event Room, first floor. Faculty, staff, students, and family members are all welcome to attend. Free food and refreshments will be available.

NEW! New faculty welcome: The Oregon State University, Center for Teaching and Learning would like to formally welcome new teachers (hired in the past three years) to join us for a special evening. On Oct. 6 from 5-7 p.m., on the fourth floor of the Learning Innovation Center (LInC). OSU colleagues who provide support for teacher and student success will have informational tables set up. Enjoy wine (or a non-alcoholic beverage) and hors d’oeuvres while you casually peruse resources and meet like-minded colleagues. Look for your personal emailed invitation or RSVP to Jeanna.Towns@oregonstate.edu

NEW! State of the Coast conference: Registration has opened for Oregon Sea Grant’s annual State of the Coast conference, which will be held Oct. 29 at the Salishan Spa and Golf Resort. The event, which brings together the public, students and scientists, features the latest in marine research and addresses issues facing the coast. The keynote speaker will be Emmy-winning Michael Bendixen, a videographer with Oregon Public Broadcasting’s Oregon Field Guide. To register, visit www.stateofthecoast.com.

Recycling and Surplus appreciation event: OSU staff and faculty are invited to staff appreciation events Oct. 5-6, between noon and 3 p.m. The events are hosted at the Recycling and Surplus warehouse (a.k.a. OSUsed Store) at 644 SW 13th Street. Come enjoy snacks and giveaways, and learn more about surplus and recycling programs. Attendees will be offered a free reusable bag and a coupon good for free delivery of an OSU purchase in October or November (while supplies last). Guided tours will be offered at 12:30 pm and 2 p.m. Open to OSU employees only.

Flu shot clinics for faculty, staff and students: Student Health Services will deliver flu vaccines on Thursday, Oct. 6 and Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Memorial Union Journey Room. Bring your OSU ID and insurance card. Providence PEBB and Moda PEBB will be billed directly for faculty and staff. Vaccines for students will be billed directly to insurance or charged to the student’s account

Open mic nights: The Memorial Union Activities Committee is sponsoring an open mic night for poetry, spoken word, and general freedom of expression for Oregon State University Community members. Open Mic Nights will be held on Thursdays in Studio 65 on the Mezzanine level of the Memorial Union and will run from 6 – 8 p.m., with a signup sheet for timeslots at the MU Information Desk opening up at 5:30 p.m. the same day.  Any questions can be directed to MU.Activities@oregonstate.edu

Save the date: Retirement reception for OSU Distinguished Professor Thomas Dietterich: The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites you to a reception honoring Tom Dietterich who is retiring after 31 years of service to Oregon State University. The reception will be held on Monday, Oct. 10, from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge.

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! Open Enrollment Help Sessions: Have questions or need assistance in completing Open Enrollment online and/or the online HEM health assessment.  Drop-in during the Help Session for assistance. Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-noon, Valley Library, Barnard Classroom #5420.  For additional days/times, please visit:  Open Enroll Help Sessions.  If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! A Woman’s Guide to Financially Ever After Postcards from the Future: Women saving for retirement face unique challenges, leave ways to make your retirement dreams come true on schedule.  Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m.- noon, MU 208.  Presented by TIAA.  Register or call 800.732.8353.  If you have any questions, please contact Employee Benefits at employee.benefits@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Oregon Flora Project:  At the Oct. 6 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Linda Hardison, Botany and Plant Pathology will discuss the Oregon Flora Project. The meeting will begin at noon in Room 211 in the MU. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. An optional catered lunch is available for $13.

NEW! Elena Del Río will lecture on “Nymph()maniac: Cruel Polyphony of Nature”: This talk will focus on three moments in von Trier’s film. on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. in LINC 210. The film discussed features graphic depictions of sex and violence and may not be suitable for all audiences. The lecture is free and open to the public.

NEW! From Watchful Grasshoppers to Rat Basketball: Practices of Live Animal Display in Twentieth-Century Science Museums: Horning Lecture Series – The Body Material. Karen Rader studies the intellectual, cultural, and social history of the modern life sciences in the United States. She is currently director of the Science, Technology and Society Program and professor in the History department at Virginia Commonwealth University. Thursday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. MU: La Raza Room 208.

NEW! MBA Information Session. Have you been thinking about graduate school, but not sure where to start? Please join us at: Is an MBA Program a Good Option for Me? Learn How to Prepare for Graduate School. We’ll discuss the MBA program requirements and how to apply for graduate business school.  Friday, Oct. 7, 1-2 p.m. Austin Hall, Room 100.  Register at: http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9zdoWnoINYfnfWR

NEW! New Faculty Orientation: The Research Office will host a half day New Faculty Orientation event on Oct. 27 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Memorial Union Horizon Room that will introduce you  to critical information, resources, and services to empower  your research, and outreach efforts. Vice President for Research, Cindy Sagers, will introduce the event and a panel discussion with distinguished research faculty will follow at 2:30pm. Refreshments will be provided. Register: https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_beCgwsNFb9FslOR  For questions contact Jane Cigarran at jane.cigarran@oregonstate.edu .

NEW! “Welcoming Diversity: Valuing the Differences Among Us” workshop registration now open:  Join the Campus Coalition Builders for this day-long workshop on Oct. 31, 9 – 4 p.m. at La Sells Agricultural Leaders Room.  Goals include: identifying misinformation about others; learning the personal impact of incidents of discrimination; and learning how to interrupt prejudicial remarks.  No fee, Pre-registration deadline Oct. 27 to  Maleah.Harris@oregonstate.edu

Nutrition education: The OSU dietetics program has partnered with WinCo Foods to offer nutrition education at the point of purchase. Shari Steinbach, MS, RD, professional retail dietitian will be presenting the following free sessions: Creating partnerships and promoting health, Oct. 5, 4-5:30 p.m., Hallie Ford Room 115; Why cooking demonstrations add value to nutrition education (presentation/demonstration), Oct. 7, 9-10:30 a.m., Milam Hall Room 234. For more information, neilann.horner@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-6439.

WRGP Fall Seminar Series. Mary Santelmann of Oregon State University will present “Riverscapes as complex adaptive systems” on Wednesday Oct. 5, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Weniger Hall 149. Open and free to the public. Flyer.

Social Security: 7 Keys to Enhancing Benefits: How big a role will Social Security play in your overall retirement plan?  Designed for People 60 and older.  Oct. 6, noon, MU 212  Presented by Kyle King CRPC®, Associate Financial Advisor, CFS*.  RSVP to Investmentseminars@mapscu.com

Core Curriculum for Managers and Supervisors: Core Curriculum is a free blended training program that includes 10-hours of prerequisite online training followed by a classroom session (one full day, followed by two ½-day classroom sessions). It prepares you to effectively supervise with greater institutional knowledge of policies, conditions of employment, legal responsibilities, and administrative procedures. You will also meet topic experts who can be a helpful resource for you. Register at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23.

News for Employees

NEW! Ecampus seeks research fellows in online education: The OSU Ecampus Research Unit supports research-based innovations in online education and aims to make significant contributions to the field of online teaching and learning research. The Research Unit seeks new partnerships with Oregon State faculty and invites you to apply to the Ecampus Research Fellows Program. The application deadline is Nov. 1. Visit the unit’s website to apply online and learn about the ongoing research projects of OSU faculty.

Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Earthquakes:  Earthquakes occur daily, but are usually too deep or too small to be felt.  Experts predict that the Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake will occur within our lifetime. The projected magnitude is 9.0, with shaking lasting for 5-7 minutes. The Oregon coast will also experience a tsunami (30-40-foot wave) that follows the earthquake. Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Notice of Availability:  Oregon State University publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Included in this report are the university’s current security policies plus crime and fire statistics for 2015, 2014, and 2013.  A paper copy of the report is available at the Office of Human Resources, 204 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis, OR 97331. If you prefer, you may request a copy by emailing HR.Compliance@oregonstate.edu or you may click on the following link Annual Security and Fire Safety Report to access a digital copy. This report is available without charge.  If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Steve Clark at 541.737.3808 or Steve.Clark@oregonstate.edu.

 Employee online training programs: Employee online training programs, produced by the Center for Learning and Organizational Development, are available any time and from anywhere. These training programs deliver important information of particular interest to supervisors and managers, but also helpful if you are not in a supervisory position. Topics include performance management, employee ethics, performance evaluation, workers’ compensation administration and other helpful topics. Visit http://hr.oregonstate.edu/elearning

Apply now for Ecampus professional development funds: Oregon State Ecampus invites faculty, staff and administrators to pursue professional development related to online and hybrid education. Further your professional goals while promoting effective teaching and learning in OSU’s online and hybrid courses.Funding is available for professorial faculty and professional faculty and advisors. The application deadline is Oct. 7, so learn more and apply online today.

OSU hazelnut study (Corvallis): Volunteers needed! Role of Hazelnut Consumption in Improving Micronutrient Status in Older Adults. Principal Investigator: Dr. Maret Traber, Linus Pauling Institute, OSU. If you are healthy, age 55 or older, don’t use tobacco, don’t take vitamin E and are not allergic to nuts, you may qualify to participate. Participants will eat hazelnuts daily for 16 weeks.  Contact Alexander Michels for more information: Alexander.Michels@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-8730.

Recreational Sports Phone App: The OSU Department of Recreational Sports is offering a new app that allows users to easily add fitness classes, Intramural events and more, directly to your phone’s calendar. It will also enable push notifications to receive building notices like emergency closures, as well as provide quick access to much more related information. Find out more at http://recsports.oregonstate.edu/app.

 File FAFSA early: Students can file their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) beginning in October instead of in January. The 2017-2018 FAFSA applications at FAFSA.ed.gov will be available starting Oct. 1. This will not change Oregon State University FAFSA priority filing deadline of Feb. 28 for 2017-2018. The priority processing deadline is used to determine awarding of some federal and OSU funds.

Traffic and Maintenance

Hwy 20 Eddyville project update:  The highway will be closed at milepost 16.3, Saturdays through Thursday nights, 7 p.m. – 5 a.m. The highway will remain open on Fridays, through the end of October.


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

NEW! Information Technology Services Student Worker: The Oregon State University Foundation is seeking an innovative Oregon State student for a paid position in Information Technology Services. The student worker will assist ITS staff with providing computer and mobile device hardware, software, and technical service to OSU Foundation and Oregon State University employees. Applicants must be familiar with but not limited to, basic troubleshooting skills, Microsoft Office, Windows operating systems, mobile devices, and audio-visual equipment. To apply, visit the OSU Foundation website at http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4481

Fiscal Coordinator 1 the Office for Sponsored Research and Award Administration at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), Fiscal Coordinator 1 position. Posting #P00538CT. Closes Oct. 4.

Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine’s Teaching Hospital is seeking a full-time Medical Aide Supervisor position for the large and small animal reception areas. Required qualifications include 2 years of supervisory experience and 3 to 5 years progressive admin support in customer service, dispute resolution and public relations. Posting #P00648UF. This position is open until Oct. 5 but may close prior to if there is a sufficient pool of applicants.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for an Admissions Representative.  This position supports the Office of International Admissions in providing high level customer service, maintaining the standards and integrity of the Office of International Admissions, and sustaining an efficient admissions process. Closes Oct. 5. Click here for more information or to apply https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=15244&lang=en_US&source=CC3

Director of Marketing and Communications – The Division of International Programs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Director of Marketing and Communications. Posting #P00714UF. Closes Oct. 7.

Instructional Designer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for two full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Instructional Designers to provide knowledge and creativity in enhancing the development and design of hybrid and online courses, full-service support and facilitate trainings for faculty related to hybrid and online course design and facilitation. Posting # P00710UF. Closes Oct. 9.

This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 32 hours per week) intermittent Food Service Worker 1 position for the Oregon 4H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU).  This position is located in Salem.  Posting P00525CT.  Closes Oct. 9.

OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (approximately 18 hours per week), limited duration (approximately 9 months) appointment with the Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will work as a member of a regional and statewide team of Extension SNAP-Ed (affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences) from the Jefferson county Extension office in Madras.  Posting #P00555CT.  Closes Oct. 10.

Student-Employer Relations Assistant– the Career Development Center in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (maximum of 12 hours per week), 12-month Student- Employer Relations Assistant Post # P01354SE  Closes Oct. 11.

This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (19 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 position for the 4-H Tech Wizards in the Washington County Extension Office. This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately one year from the appointment begin date. This position will be located in Beaverton, Oregon.  Posting #P00547CT.  Closes Oct. 11.

Oregon Sea Grant Communications, based at OSU, seeks to hire a student graphic designer for up to 20 hours a week. This position will design materials that may include newsletters, graphics for web and video, marketing materials, banners, posters, handouts, brochures, publications for the OSG catalog, flyers and exhibits. Posting # P01162SE. Closes Oct. 12.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Academic Success Advisor   This position’s primary responsibility is to provide academic coaching and advising to an assigned cohort of Pathway students. For more information or to apply please follow the link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=15564&lang=en_US&source=CC2 Apply by Oct. 12.

Accountant 1 – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position. Posting #P00546CT. Closes Oct. 12.

Academic Advisor –  College of Engineering, School of Civil & Construction Engineering (CCE) is seeking application for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the School Head. Posting #P00740UF.  Closes Oct. 14.

The Division of Outreach & Engagement and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (approximately 35 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1). This position will be located in Madras, Oregon.  Posting #P00536CT.  Closes Oct. 16.

Analyst-Information Systems – The Budget / Fiscal Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Analyst-Information Systems, Post # P00722UF  Closes Oct. 16.

NEW! The Department of Public Safety at Oregon State University is seeking applicants to fill a full-time, 1.0 FTE Office Specialist 2 vacancy.  Posting #P00561CT.  Closes Oct. 19.

Oregon State University’s (OSU) Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit (EESC) invites applications for an Outreach Web Developer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the director, dependent on funding and unit staffing needs.  Posting # P00734UF. Closes Oct. 23.

The Science and Math Investigative Learning Experiences (SMILE) Program is seeking a Program Coordinator. This is a full-time(1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00730UF. For full consideration, Oct. 12. Closes Oct. 26.

This recruitment is to fill a part-time (.49 FTE) 12 month, Faculty Research Assistant position for Oregon State University Extension Service Forestry and Natural Resources Program in Lincoln County.  The position will be located in Newport.  Posting #P00744UF.  Closes Oct. 30.

The OSU Extension Service is seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term (annual reappointment) Assistant Professor of Practice position. The position is stationed in the Lane County OSU Extension Office in Eugene.  Posting #P00748UF.  Closes Oct. 30.

Director of Strategic Partnerships – The College of Business invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Strategic Partnerships. Posting # P00596UF. Closes Oct. 31.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – Extension Family & Community Health program invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor (Practice) in Social Demography position. Posting #P00606UF. Closes Nov. 1.

The Education Opportunities Program invites applications for a part-time (0.25 FTE), 9 month, Fixed-Term Writing Instructor position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00704UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Transcriber 1 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Transcriber 1. Post # P00597UF, Closes June 15, 2017.

Transcriber 2 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Transcriber 2, Post # P00598UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Interpreter 1 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Interpreter 1, Post # P00599UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Interpreter 2 Pool 2016/2017 – The office Disability Access Services in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.49 FTE) hourly, 12-month Interpreter 2, Post # P00600UF. Closes June 15, 2017.

Academic Wage (Transcribers in Training) – The Department of Disability Access Services at Oregon State University (OSU) in Corvallis invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) hourly, 9-month Academic Wage (Transcribers in Training), Post # P00140AW, Closes June 30, 2017.

Director of the Linus Pauling Institute – Oregon State University invites applicants for Director of Linus Pauling Institute. Screening of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the completion of the search process. Inquiries, nominations, referrals and CVs with cover letters should be sent via the Isaacson, Miller website for the search: www.imsearch.com/5859. Electronic submission of materials is strongly encouraged.


Corvallis: “Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money.” ~ Johnny Cash. Showers today, high of 62, low of 52. Showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Scattered showers, high of 55, low of 40. Showers likely tomorrow.

Newport: Showers, high of 57, low of 52. Showers tomorrow.

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

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