OSU Today

Thursday, Oct. 13, 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.

OSU researchers discover one-of-a-kind ancient wasp (KVAL)

Researchers at Oregon State University identified a parasitic, wingless wasp preserved in 100-million-year-old amber. They’re saying it’s now extinct and it’s a one-of-a-kind discovery. (see also Daily Mail, IFL ScienceGizmodo Australia)

What has millions of eyes, but can’t see, and even more legs, but can’t walk (Eugene Weekly)

In a dark corner of Cordley Hall on the edge of Oregon State University campus, an unsorted knot of dead ants floats preserved in a clear solution. For all anyone knows, the thumb-sized vial could hold an undiscovered species or a clue to some future entomological breakthrough.

Preschoolers’ motor skill development connected to school readiness (Medical Xpress)

Preschoolers’ fine and gross motor skill development is indicative of later performance on two key measures of kindergarten readiness, according to a study published today by researchers from Oregon State University.

Study documents staggering loss of wildlife following Amazon ‘rubber boom’ (Phys Org)

“There was a massive international trade in furs and skins taken from the Amazon in Brazil during much of the 20th century, yet surprisingly no previous studies documented the exploitation of the animals or the resilience of the ecosystem,” said Taal Levi, a wildlife ecologist at Oregon State University and co-author on the study.

Wolf management review moves forward (Oregon Business)

“It’s very encouraging — and far from surprising — that the survey indicates a broad majority of Oregonians believe we can, and should, find ways to coexist with wolves,” Michael Paul Nelson, Oregon State University professor whose research focuses on ecosystems and society, said in a press release.

‘The biggest wind storm that Oregon has seen:’ October 12, 1962 (KVAL)

“Messages were coming in that this low pressure was deepening and that something could happen,” Kathie Dello, Deputy Director of the Oregon Climate Service at Oregon State University said in 2012. “Weathercasters at that time were delivering the message but we didn’t have Twitter, we didn’t have cell phones, so the message wasn’t out there.”

Seed Funding for Science (Terra)

In the last fiscal year, based on proposals approved over the previous five years, 11 Oregon State researchers received NSF CAREER funds to jump-start studies in computer science, engineering, robotics, chemistry, physics and statistics.

OSU athletes to help with library reading program (Gazette-Times)

The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library is starting a Read with the Beavs program in which an Oregon State University athlete will help kids ages 4 to 11 practice their reading.

Artist to speak Oct. 19 at OSU (Gazette-Times)

Artist Shoshanna Weinberger, a native of Kingston, Jamaica, will give a public talk at 7 p.m. Oct. 19 at Oregon State University as part of the School of Arts & Communication’s Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series.

OSU-Cascades lowers parking cost on campus (Bend Bulletin)

In an effort to entice more students to park on campus, OSU-Cascades is offering more incentives.

Today

Triad meeting: At the Oct. 13 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Bill Lunch, Emeritus Professor in Political Science, will discuss “This Peculiar Election!” 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. Contact Justin Fleming at the Motor Pool by Monday, Oct. 10 to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot, 541-737-7086.

The ABCs of Medicare: Medicare choices? Part D? Medigap? Medicare Advantage? Designed for people 63 and older.  Presented by Barbara Koontz, Financial Advisor, CFS*. Oct. 13, noon to 2 p.m., MU 212 RSVP to investmentseminars@mapscu.com

TAC Webinar. Thirty-Minute Brief: How to Get Started and Get Assistance to Make Your Course Hybrid, with Cub Kahn (CTL).  A growing number of OSU faculty are redesigning classroom courses as hybrid (blended) courses, which combine significant online learning activity with a reduced amount of on-campus “seat time.”  Learn effective methods for designing a hybrid course and find out about available support through the Center for Teaching and Learning. Thursday, Oct. 13, 1 – 1:30 p.m. Register here: http://bit.ly/2asQAMQ

Faculty Senate: The Oct. 13 Faculty Senate agenda is online at http://senate.oregonstate.edu/sites/senate.oregonstate.edu/files/facsenagen1610_0.pdf. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center Construction and Engineering Hall. President Ray will present his State of the University Address, titled ‘Student Success and Quality’ at the beginning of the meeting. Action items include approval of a President-Elect candidate slate (this individual will take office immediately and become president in 2017), a curricular proposal, and a proposal from the Graduate School. Faculty Senate meetings are open to the public.

Lens of the Market Kickoff Event: Do you want to increase the impact of your research while learning professional development skills important for any career path?  Join us for our kickoff event (open to STEM graduate students, postdocs, faculty) to get more information.  This program is funded by the NSF to provide interactive innovation training.  Free food and beverages.  Thursday, Oct. 13, 5-7 p.m. LPSC 402.  www.nrtige.oregonstate.edu

NEW! Fall Term Town Hall: The Office of Institutional Diversity invites you to the Community Town Hall for Fall Term 2016. Community Town Halls provide an opportunity for Oregon State leaders to present updates regarding diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives, and a venue for community members to share questions, comments and concerns. Thursday, Oct. 13, 5 to 6:30 pm in LInC 128. For accommodations related to ability, please contact OID at diversity@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-1063. https://www.facebook.com/events/308905866140183/ The event will also be live streamed at http://live.oregonstate.edu/ and a recording will be available after the event.

Open Mic: 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

Vistas and Vineyards: The Vistas and Vineyards 27th Anniversary Juried Show will exhibit the talents of over 40 plein air artists. Recognized for their responsive and energized landscape paintings, the group celebrates 27 years of painting, laughing, and learning together. Vistas and Vineyards is the oldest continuously active plein air group in Oregon. Exhibit dates: Oct. 3-28, Giustina Gallery, The LaSells Stewart Center. Reception opening night, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 13.

Upcoming events

NEW! OSU Football vs. Utah Saturday: At 7 a.m., this Saturday, several campus parking lots are reserved for the football game, which takes place at 1 p.m., Oct. 15.  Please refer to the map to see which lots (colored orange) are affected. These lots will be cleared for donors and any car left will be towed at the owners expense. Thank you for your assistance and understanding. The same will apply to all remaining home games. You may park your car in other non-donor lots if you need to leave it or are working that day.

NEW! Save the Date: Trek Theatre:  The Drumhead@OSU:  As part of its celebration of the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, the Anarres Project hosts the Trek Theatre’s performance of Star Trek: TNG’s “The Drumhead”. This classic episode is a story about the clash between state security and the protection of human rights. Thursday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. in Learning Innovation Center 228. There will be a small reception at 6 p.m. before the performance and guests are encouraged to come in their best Star Trek costume.  Small prizes will be available for the best cosplay.

Voodoo Doughnuts giveaway on #BeaverGearFriday: Every Friday is #BeaverGearFriday. This Friday, wear your gear and grab a Voodoo Doughnut at the SEC Plaza from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., while supplies last. Let’s wear the gear and celebrate Oregon State!

Fall Preview:  Fall Preview, an open house program for prospective students, will take place in the Memorial Union and LaSells Stewart Center on Friday, Oct. 14. There will be approximately 800 visitors on campus, which may impact parking and retail food locations.  Please welcome visitors you interact with during their time on campus.

Dive Center open house: The Research Office and the College of Public Health and Human Sciences invite you to dive into a new era with us! The OSU community and public are invited to the  Academic & Recreational Dive Center (ARDC) open house on Oct. 14. Come to the ARDC, located behind Langton Hall, between 3 – 5 p.m. for light refreshments, remarks and a tour of the new facility. For questions or more information, email Drew.Ibarra@oregonstate.edu.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales 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.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra will present “From Stage to Screen”; a set of Broadway show tunes featuring Katie Smith, vocalist, the OSU Meistersingers Men’s Chorus, and the OSU Bella Voce Women’s Chorus, plus Rossini’s William Tell Overture and Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Overture. Sunday, Oct. 16, 3 p.m., at The LaSells Stewart Center. Show valid student ID for free admission. www.cosusymphony.org

OSU Board of Trustees: The Oregon State University Board of Trustees will hold a retreat at the OSU-Cascades campus on Oct. 19, to discuss the university’s student success goals, current cost structure, and revenue generating opportunities. The retreat is open to the public and will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in room 204, Tykeson Hall. Each of the board’s three standing committees will meet on Oct. 20, in Tykeson Hall, Room 204. These meetings are open to the public. The board will meet again on  Oct. 21, in Tykeson Hall, room 204. The meeting is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to the public. A public comment section of the meeting is scheduled for approximately 10:15 a.m. Commenters are allowed up to five minutes and may register by e-mail before the meeting by contacting Marcia Stuart at marcia.stuart@oregonstate.edu or may register at the meeting itself. More information at: http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/trustees. For accommodations: (541) 737-3449 or marcia.stuart@oregonstate.edu at least 72 hours in advance.

SAVE THE DATE: Calling All First-Generation Faculty and Staff! The Division of Undergraduate Studies is proud to host “First!” on Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 5-7 p.m. in the Native American Longhouse Eena Haws. We invite all faculty and staff who would like to support and welcome first-generation college students at OSU. Admission is free. Contact alexis.terrell@oregonstate.edu for more information. RSVP encouraged but not required.

Faculty/Staff FREE Nutrition Sessions:  The OSU dietetic interns are offering free nutrition counseling sessions to faculty and staff.  Appointments are available on Friday Oct. 21 at 11 a.m., or noon; Friday Nov. 18 at 11 a.m., or noon; and Friday Dec. 2 at 10 a.m., or 11 a.m.  Can count towards your HEM requirement. Email michelle.bump@oregonstate.edu to schedule your appointment.

Lectures and Webinars

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Elizabeth King, Assistant Professor at the University of Missouri will present a seminar, “Coordinating Nutrition & Energy Allocation; Mechanisms & Evolution” on Monday, Oct. 17, 3:30 p.m. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free, open to the public and refreshments will be served prior.

NEW! “Real Talk about Belonging and Difference in College” with Terrell Strayhorn: Terrell Strayhorn, director of the Center for Higher Education Enterprise at The Ohio State University, and professor of higher education in the Department of Educational Studies within the College of Education and Human Ecology, will give a public lecture on Oct. 17 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the MU Ballroom. Strayhorn uses a blend of hard data, interview quotes, stories, and humor to provide an overview of belonging and campus climate research, challenging participants to think critically about the role of social identities and difference in society generally and college success more specifically. For accommodations, diversity@oregonstate.edu, or 541-737-1065.

NEW! Intro to eLearning Instructional System Design Online Course. Learn the theoretical foundations and practical aspects of instructional design in this four-week course. Learn more.

NEW! OSU Expert-Led, Online Project Management Certificate Special Pricing. Learn from one of the world’s leading project management experts and accelerate your career growth. Hurry, enrollment ends soon.

NEW! Newly Updated OSU Master Gardener Online Program. Become a certified Master Gardener with OSU’s innovative program. Register now before class fills.

NEW! Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Small Systems Operator Certificate. Designed to fully qualify individuals to operate drones/UAVs for professional or research purposes, this program also leverages Oregon State’s unique role as part of the Pan-Pacific Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Test Range Complex. Learn more.

NEW! Project Management Three-Day Boot Camps in Portland or Corvallis. Learn from renowned PM expert Cynthia Snyder Dionisio in an intensive, team-based setting. Exclusive, one-time offering. Learn more.

NEW! Launch or Expand Your Farm or Ranch with OSU Growing Farms Online Program. Innovative online course offers step-by-step approach to successful farming. Learn more.

NEW! Project Management Institute (PMI) Professional Development Conference Nov. 4.  OSU’s Professional and Continuing Education is a Gold sponsor this event, which features top speakers on leadership, technical, and strategic skills to advance your career. Learn more.

NEW! Graphic Design for the Web 4-Week Online Course. Popular course focuses on design principles and tools for successful web design. Learn more.

Adolescent mental health: Learn about parenting and adolescent mental health with Nick Allen, PhD, who will discuss how parent behavior affects adolescent depression and other mental health problems. He’ll also share how interventions to improve parenting and family relationships might reduce the risk of poor outcomes for teens. Noon-1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, Hallie Ford Center Rm 115. Can’t attend? Check out the livestream at live.oregonstate.edu.

Difference, Power, and Discrimination Lunch:  After the Honeymoon:  Gay Rights in a post-Obama World:  Bring your lunch and join us for a lecture and conversation with the University of Oregon’s Alison Gash, author of “Below the Radar: How Silence Can Save Civil Rights.”  In this talk, Gash reviews the contributions of the Obama administration in the struggle for LGBTQ rights.   Oct.14, noon-1:30 p.m., Willamette East Seminar Room, Valley Library.

Construction Technology – Accelerated Change: CCE Distinguished Lecture Series, presented by the AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapter Foundation with support from the Construction Education Foundation. Josh Bone will introduce attendees to the fast-paced world of construction technology and will describe how tools such as augmented and virtual reality along with 3D printing, robotics, and drones are changing how we design and build. Friday, Oct. 14, 4 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center, Austin Auditorium. Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Workshops offered on Showing Your Research with Impact Metrics, Data Wrangling for Research, and Zotero: Learning how to Show Your Research with Impact Metrics on Oct. 13, using citation counts, altmetrics, h-index and consider social media and an institutional repository to boost visibility. Look at tools for exploring, cleaning, and transforming data with Data Wrangling for Research on Oct. 17. Check out Zotero (Intermediate & Advanced) on Oct. 19, an excellent online tool 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

SAVE THE DATE: Center for Teaching & Learning Fall Symposium: As part of a year-long theme, Traditions and Innovations, join colleagues to unpack tensions in university practices. Each session will model a different instructional strategy and vary in topic from providing students a holistic university experience, mathematics education K-16, to contemplative teaching. Sign up for one or all sessions. Oct. 19, Memorial Ballroom, 8:30 a.m. -3 p.m. Click here for Symposium Registration

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 2:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. Register: https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_beCgwsNFb9FslOR  For questions contact Jane Cigarran at jane.cigarran@oregonstate.edu .

News for Employees

Sessions with President Ray: Two small group sessions with President Ray and faculty (academic, research and professional) are scheduled from Nov. 8 from 1-2:30 p.m. and Nov. 21 from 10-11:30 a.m.. This is an opportunity for the President to hear what faculty are thinking and experiencing; faculty are encouraged to speak freely. If you’d like an issue clarified, or wish to confirm a rumor, this is the place to do it! If you wish to attend, please, please register online at https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6oojoiI5Mhz2uHj.

It’s Fire Prevention Week: Take time this week to show your smoke alarms some love & attention.  First, test them to make sure they all still work.  Secondly, replace the batteries if you haven’t within the past 12 months (unless your alarms use long life batteries or power cells), and lastly, replace any smoke alarm over 10 years old (you can find the date of manufacture on the bottom of the smoke alarm).  Smoke alarms can only protect you and your family if they are working.

News from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences: The new school year is under way, and you can feel the energy of our faculty and students across campus! Read about a student’s dream internship at Intel, a nutrition alum making a social media splash, a faculty member’s presentation to the Oregon State Senate and more here and in Synergies. http://bit.ly/2dZhgG7

Faculty Senate President-Elect Vacancy: The 2016 Faculty Senate President-Elect has resigned after accepting appointment as an associate vice provost. The Faculty Senate Bylaws indicate that those in Executive Levels 1, 2 and 3 (dean and above) are represented by the Faculty Senate, but are not eligible to represent faculty. Because the individual in the 2016 position becomes the Faculty Senate President in January 2017, there will be an early Fall election for this position and the individual elected will begin immediately after the results are determined. The President-Elect candidate slate will be presented for approval during the Oct. 13 Faculty Senate meeting, and nominations will be accepted from the floor of those individuals who have previous experience as a Faculty Senator (the Faculty Senate Office can assist in determining eligibility). Faculty may nominate themselves or others through Oct. 12 by contacting Vickie Nunnemaker at vickie.nunnemaker@oregonstate.edu. Nominators must obtain, in advance, the nominee’s willingness to serve if elected. Candidates should be aware that, given the short President-Elect term, several of the past presidents have offered to assume some of the committee responsibilities during 2017.

Jobs

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

Student IT Web Services Assistant – The Office of Enrollment Management invites work study eligible students to apply for a part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Information Technology position.  This is an opportunity to help support the web needs of Admissions, Financial Aid, PreCollege, and the Registrar in the Enrollment Management department. A successful candidate will gain valuable experience and exposure to apply to their career goals in web development.  Posting # P01373SE.  Closes Oct. 14.

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.

EXTENDED: 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. 16.

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.

Payroll Technician – The Business Affairs Department at OSU invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Payroll Technician. Posting #P00574. Closes Oct. 17.

The Department of Agricultural Education & Agricultural Sciences (in the College of Ag Science) is seeking an Administrative Manager, a full time Unclassified position. For full consideration, apply by Oct. 17; Closes Oct. 24. See http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/33086

HR Business Analyst – The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term HR Business Analyst. Posting # P00762UF. Closes Oct. 19.

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.

NEW! Information Technology Consultant – The Department of Athletics invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Information Technology Consultant (competency level 1). Posting # P00576CT. Closes Oct. 21.

NEW! Dining Manger.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term position as Dining Manager.  Posting # P00764UF.  Full Consideration date is Oct. 21. Closes Oct. 24.

Office Specialist 2 – The New Student Programs & Family Outreach in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Office Specialist 2, Post # P00571CT. Full consideration date Oct. 20. Closes Oct. 21.

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.

EXTENDED! Accountant 1 – The Forestry, Oceanic and Atmospheric Business Center (FOBC) is accepting applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position. Posting # P00499CT. Closes Oct. 24.

Leasing and Strategic Real Property Contract Specialist: The Leasing and Strategic Real Property Management unit of Capital Planning and Development invites internal applicants for a Leasing and Strategic Real Property Contract Specialist position. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P00775UF. Closes Oct. 25.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Medical Aide, Posting #P00562CT.  Closes Oct. 25.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 position for the Office of Admissions at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #P00569CT. Closes Oct. 26.

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.

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. 28.

OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a F/T position as Assistant or Associate Professor of Counselor Education.  Posting #P00745UF.  Full consideration date is Oct. 29. Closes Nov. 1.

Developer/Database Administrator – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Developer/Database Administrator to research, develop and administer web-based database applications, collaboratively develop the Ecampus communication plans throughout student lifecycles, as well as build email marketing campaigns, and will be responsible for the associated data structure, web forms, data and reports. Posting # P00564CT. Closes Oct. 30.

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.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Finance & Operations, Posting #P00772Uf.  Closes Nov. 7.

NEW! Instructor – Accounting.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as an Accounting Instructor.  Posting # P00769UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

NEW! Instructor – Management.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as a management and entrepreneurship Instructor.  Posting # P00768UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

NEW! Instructor – Accounting (Tax).  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term position as an Accounting (Tax) Instructor.  Posting # P00770UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

NEW! Assistant/Associate Professor – Management.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Cascades Campus (Tenure Home in Corvallis) position as an Assistant or Associate Professor – Management.  Posting # P00767UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

NEW! Assistant/Associate Professor – Operations.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Cascades Campus (Tenure Home in Corvallis) position as an Assistant or Associate Professor – Operations.  Posting # P00766UF.  Full Consideration date is Nov. 11. Closes Nov. 14.

EXTENDED! 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 Nov. 15.

NEW! The Extension Family and Community Health Program invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Assistant Professor of Practice position. This position is located in McMinnville. Reappointment is at the discretion of the of the Regional Administrator and the Family and Community Health Program Leader.  Posting # P00782UF.  Closes Dec. 19.  Full consideration Nov. 18.

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.

Student Assistant: Interactive Media & Video: The OSU Foundation seeks an energetic and creative Oregon State student with a passion for visual storytelling to join our communications team as an assistant in interactive media and video. This paid student position provides the opportunity to increase your knowledge of interactive communications while building your professional portfolio. Assignments will include creating videos and animated graphics as well as managing digital assets. In general, assignments will tell the story of how donor support enables amazing things to happen at OSU—from creating scholarships, to recruiting top faculty, to building new facilities—and ultimately makes the world a better place. To apply, visit the OSU Foundation website at http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4481

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

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.

Weather

Corvallis: Batten down the hatches. Rain today, and breezy with heavy rain by tonight. High of 62, low of 53. More of the same tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Rain and breezy today and tonight, high of 62, low of 48. Slight chance of showers and breezy tomorrow.

Newport: Heavy rain and breezy, high of 59, low of 58. Showers and breezy tomorrow.

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

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