OSU Today

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 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 boosts enrollment by 3 percent (KBND)

Student enrollment at Oregon State University grew nearly 3% from this time last year, but much of the increases came from outside Corvallis. The main campus now has 24,672 students, which is 0.8 percent higher than the previous year. (see also LIFE@OSUGazette-TimesDemocrat-Herald)

Engineering students work to bring clean water to the world (Gazette-Times)

And more importantly, the biosand filters being built and tested by members of the Oregon State University Engineers Without Borders club can, when properly implemented, significantly reduce dangerous bacteria from water. Students in the club built smaller, but functional versions of the filters in a workshop Thursday night.

Rapture of the deep (Gazette-Times)

This particular example, dredged up in 1980 by a trawler’s net in 400 meters of water off the Oregon coast, is just one of more than 300,000 specimens in the Oregon State Ichthyology Collection. Housed in the basement of Nash Hall on the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis, it is the largest collection of preserved fish specimens in Oregon and one of the largest on the West Coast, and the ponytailed Sidlauskas is its enthusiastic curator.

The secret (double) life of X331 (1859)

Together Solberg and Worthington formed Indie Hops and rebooted Oregon State University’s hop-breeding program with a $1 million donation. They were determined to do something new and enlisted Shaun Townsend, a PhD in breeding and genetics, to lead the effort. They gave him the mandate of breeding a hop that could flourish in the Willamette Valley, produce a distinct aroma and flavor and become one of the few hops that could stand on its own. Eventually X-331 emerged.

Nano concrete can save space — and the environment (Builder)

The group, established in 2010 at Purdue by Robert Moon, materials research engineer at Renewable Bioproducts Institute at Georgia Tech and materials research engineer at the U.S. Forest Service, included Jeffrey Youngblood, professor, Purdue University’s School of Materials Engineering; Jason Weiss, director, Kiewit Center for Infrastructure and Transportation Research at Oregon State University…

What to pack before you go off the grid (Atlas Obscura)

Cellphone towers might be down or overloaded, rendering mobile devices useless. Richard Mitchell a wilderness survival instructor at Oregon State University recommends throwing out the cellphone completely, and instead learn how to read a topographic map and standard magnetic compass.

New ‘optofluidic’ technology taps power of diatoms to improve sensor performance (PhysOrg)

Researchers at Oregon State University have combined one of nature’s tiny miracles, the diatom, with a version of inkjet printing and optical sensing to create an exceptional sensing device that may be up to 10 million times more sensitive than some other commonly used approaches.

Hamblin wins history of science award (LIFE@OSU)

Jacob Darwin Hamblin is the recipient of this year’s Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize for his 2013 book, “Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism.” The prize, given by the History of Science Society, is awarded annually to “the author of a book useful in undergraduate teaching or which promotes public understanding of the history of science.”

Study: Spending money on mental health care saves jail expenditures (Klamath Herald & News)

Professor Jangho Yoon with the College of Public Health and Human Sciences, says 35 of the states could have reduced their jail populations by spending more money on inpatient mental health care.

Is isolationism the way forward? (Mindpop)

A podcast featuring OSU’s Christopher McKnight Nichols.

Today

Teaching Talks: The Center for Teaching & Learning’s Tuesday Teaching Talks will not be offered this Tuesday, Nov. 8. CTL’s faculty is out of town attending a national conference.  Tuesday Teaching Talks will resume on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

Training Days: Training Days, scheduled for Nov. 8 and 9, is open for registration. Training Days is held at The LaSells Stewart and CH2M-HILL Alumni Centers on the OSU campus and is provided at no cost to all OSU employees. This year’s conference presents more than 80 brief, informational sessions led by subject experts that will introduce you to the latest OSU policies, procedures, technical processes, innovations, safety initiatives, and health and wellness topics. To review the overall presentation schedule visit http://fa.oregonstate.edu/training-days/presentation-schedule. To go directly to the registration system, click: https://apps.ideal-logic.com/cms?key=F3T9-25VWY_K9KH-5PTF_3ad18e97

Open Forum: Candidate for Director of Marketing and Communications for International Programs: Kimberly Lamke Calderon, currently the Director of New Student and Family Programs at San Jose State University, will present her thoughts on a new communication plan for the Division of International Programs on Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. in the Hallie Ford Center, Room 115.

Academic Technology WebCast: Learn@OregonState Power Tools for Teachers Presented by Dr. Tech on Tuesday Nov. 8, 11 – 11:15 a.m. Introducing the Learn@OregonState web presence – your Canvas-powered teaching and learning tools. This 15-minute mini-webinar provides an overview to your support documentation and consultation opportunities for Canvas, Kaltura, Clickers, Turnitin, and online publisher content. This webinar will save you time and guesswork. Register Now!

Learning Innovation Grants available: Applications for the 2016-2017 Learning Innovation Grants are now being accepted. These grants support projects that deploy technology in ways that improve student learning. The maximum award for Individual Grants is $10,000; applications are due Dec. 2. The maximum award for Scaled Grants (multi-departmental teams) is $100k; project descriptions are due Nov. 18, with full proposals due Dec. 16.  For more information and application materials, please visit: http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/tech-funding/learning-innovation-grant. An information session will be held Tuesday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and Wednesday, Nov. 9, 12:30-1:30 p.m., in Kidder 202. Attendance is recommended if you are considering submitting a proposal.

OSUsed Store Public Sale: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sale Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. We are closed Friday due to Veterans Day. 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.

The North American Truffling Society: Noted fungi expert, photographer and author Noah Siegel will speak on  “Under Pressure: Evolutionary Oddities in the Fungal World” highlighting some of the fascinating traits fungi have evolved,” 7:30 p.m., Nov. 8,  in Room 2087 Cordley Hall.  Siegel and co-author Christian Schwarz recently published “Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast,” a comprehensive guide for the northern California coast.

Upcoming events

NEW! Bike safety saturation patrol: The Oregon State Police OSU Area Command along with the OSU Dept. of Public Safety and Corvallis Police Department will be conducting a joint saturation patrol on the OSU Campus on Nov. 9. The operation will be in conjunction with the “Be Bright Be Seen” event that is planned for the SEC Plaza in the early afternoon. The patrols will focus on bicycle traffic law compliance, as well as motor vehicles and pedestrians.

NEW! Be Bright. Be Seen. Join Benny Beaver in the Student Experience Center Plaza on Wednesday, Nov. 9 from noon – 2 p.m. to learn how to stand out and stay safe while biking, walking, and using a motorcycle at night. Register your bike, get free bike lights, and enter to win prizes including Showers Pass gear and reflective umbrellas. This event is hosted by OSU Transportation Services. Questions? Please contact transportation@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! NMR Facility Dedication Ceremony: Join the College of Science to celebrate the installation of a new 800 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance instrument (science.oregonstate.edu/nmr) that will advance research in structural biology and gene discovery used to treat diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and cancer.  The ceremony will be Thursday, Nov. 10 at noon outside the Linus Pauling Science Center.

NEW! 52 Hz, I Love You, Film directed by Wei Te-Sheng. The Chiu Program for Taiwan Studies, SHPR, and Taiwan Student Forum, an OSU student organization, would like to invite you to the screening of 52 HZ, I love you, a musical film from Taiwan.  Please visit our website, https://52hziloveyoucorvallis.github.io/, to purchase a ticket.  There will be a “meet the actor/actress” session at the end of the film. Film director Wei Te-sheng has won numerous awards in Taiwan and internationally. Thursday, Nov. 10, 6:30 p.m. LiNC Room 128.

The Little Gallery Presents:  Leni Weiner’s Park Bench Stories. Nov. 7-Dec. 16. Leni Wiener is an internationally renowned fabric artist, having displayed her work in the US, Europe, Africa and Asia.  The work is described as “representational fabric collage.”  Photos taken of people sitting on park benches all over the world became the basis for this exhibition. The Little Gallery, 210 Kidder Hall.

Oregon Sea Grant’s Scholars Day Symposium: The public is invited to attend Oregon Sea Grant’s Scholars Day Symposium in the Memorial Union’s Asian/Pacific-American room (206) on Nov. 9 from 1:30-4:15 p.m. Graduate and undergraduate students supported by Oregon Sea Grant will talk about their research and outreach on marine and coastal topics. The event is free. Contact: Haley.Epperly@oregonstate.edu.

Veteran’s Day: Oregon State University is hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 10, from 10 – 11 a.m.,, in the Memorial Union Quad. Immediately following the ceremony is a reception in the Memorial Union Journey Room from 11 a.m. to 1:p.m.. The ceremony, sponsored by OSU’s ROTC units, includes a keynote address by former Capt. Jonathan A. Hayes, who has served in Rolling Thunder operations over North Vietnam, and containing a flight record of 2,200 hours in the F-4 Phantom. Also featured at the ceremony will be a a 12-hour POW/MIA flag walk, a 24-hour POW/MIA vigil, and a 21-gun salute.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Star Trek and Indigenous Science Fiction: A panel discussion with three Native American artists and scholars who will talk about the way they infuse their work with indigenous metaphor and science fiction/fantasy imagery that sheds new light on the experience of indigenous people in the United States.  Ryan Singer is a painter known for using the landscapes of Star Wars to explore life on the Dine/Navajo nation.  Joel South is an OSU alum and a hip hop artist and writer whose songs and stories bring to life indigenous ways of knowing. Grace Dillon is a scholar of the genre of indigenous science fiction and who puts forth the idea that many tales within indigenous oral traditions can be understood as kinds of speculative fiction.  Thursday, Nov. 10, noon, Native American Longhouse.

NEW! Critical Questions Series: Elizabeth Sheehan, OSU Assistant Professor of English, will lecture on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. in the MU Journey Room. Sheehan will explore the connections amongst moods, modes of writing, and les modes to propose a historically situated, materially grounded, and formally attentive way of thinking about feeling. The reading is free and open to the public.

Academic Technology webinar: Have No Fear: Getting Started with Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Wednesday, 9-Nov, 3-3:30 p.m. and start preparing for your winter term courses with some tips and tricks for Canvas. Register to receive information on how to join this free webinar presented by OSU’s Canvas support team. Questions? Email us: Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar: William Cresko, Institute of Ecology & Evolution, University of Oregon, will present a seminar “The genomic basis of stickleback evolution in 50 years” on Wednesday, Nov 9 at 3:30 p.m., in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

Know Your Climate. This two-workshop series will provide tools and resources for students to talk about climate change and get involved in the climate movement at OSU and beyond. Dinner provided! Nov. 9 and 16, 5-6:30 p.m. in Student Experience Center room 112. Sponsored by the Student Sustainability Initiative.

Gifts from the Kitchen Workshop: Just in time for the holidays, learn to make a variety of preserved foods that are perfect for gift giving. Included will be unusual jams and jellies, dried fruits and leathers, dried soup mixes, flavored oils and vinegars, and a variety of canned and dried foods that would be perfect in holiday gift baskets. Tips for putting the baskets together will also be included. Saturday, Nov. 12, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road, Eugene(Cost $30). Registration and credit card payment available on website: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/announcements/food-preservation-baking-classes

Enhance Your Teaching/Training with Blended Learning: Wed., Nov. 9, 10:30 a.m.-noon, LaSells Stewart Center, Weyerhaeuser Room. Blended (“hybrid”) approaches combining on-site and online learning are increasingly popular. Using OSU’s Canvas learning management system, you can enhance learning in workshops, trainings, and courses. After this OSU Training Days session, you’ll be able to apply planning tools and effective practices to design and facilitate blended learning. Register by 5 p.m., Nov. 7.

Triad: The Nov. 10 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Nathan Parker, Animal & Rangeland Sciences, will discuss The Clark Meat Center. 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, Nov 7 to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot, 541-737-7086

Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium 2016 Student Symposium: OSGC will host the 2016 Student Symposium on Thursday, Nov. 10, 9 am.-5 p.m. at the LaSells Stewart Center. OSGC funded students who were awarded fellowships, NASA internships, undergraduate research scholarships, and team research experience awards will present their research projects via posters and presentations. The event is free and open to the public. For more information go to: http://spacegrant.oregonstate.edu/oregon-nasa-space-grant-student-symposium.

Contemplative Practices as a Tool Towards Seeking Balance: Workshop hosted by the Professional Faculty Leadership Association (PFLA). Presented by Michele Ribeiro, Licensed psychologist. Whether your career is just starting or is in full motion this workshop is for you. Thursday, Nov. 17, 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. $5 PFLA Member $10 Non Member (includes beverages & cookies) MU 213 Register Here

Take Note 

NEW! Student Art showcase: The Beth Ray Center for Academic Support (BRC) is excited to showcase student art in its upcoming art exhibit. Selected art will be featured in an Open House winter term and remain on display for the academic year. Artist must be OSU student. Art must be hangable. Submission must include: name, phone #, OSU email, major, year in school, and art dimensions. Submission deadline: Nov. 15. Please submit digital photo to brc.student@oregonstate.edu For more information, visit: success.oregonstate.edu/call-for-artists

NEW! The application deadline is approaching! Through Nov. 16, Learning and Organizational Development is accepting applications to participate in a 7-series leadership development program for employees. Journey into Leadership promotes the belief that you can lead from whatever position you hold. For more information and to find the application, visit http://hr.oregonstate.edu/journey-leadership. (No cost to OSU employees.)

NEW! New OSU Experience website: The OSU Experience site (experience.oregonstate.edu) helps students navigate the vast co-curricular and experiential learning opportunities at Oregon State. It also highlights student stories and provides practical resources that span across campus and campuses. Because of its broad range, the site will be a useful tool for advisors, faculty, colleges and other departments to share with students. For more information, contact Division of Student Affairs Communications and Marketing at Experience@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Provost’s Distinguished Graduate Fellowship and Scholarship: The centrally administered fellowship and scholarship opportunities whose purpose is to recruit outstanding students for graduate study at OSU.  The target population is newly admitted doctoral students and newly admitted master’s students in research/creative degree programs where a Ph.D. degree does not exist. Program Directors or Department Heads/Chairs are invited to make nominations.Deadline Feb. 6, 5 p.m. http://gradschool.oregonstate.edu/awards/provosts-distinguished-graduate

DEADLINE EXTENDED for OWHE funds: OSU’s President’s Commission on the Status of Women is offering funds to cover registration costs for OSU Faculty, Staff, and Students to attend the 2017 Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE) conference in Sunriver, OR, on Jan. 26-27. To apply, please complete the Application Form no later than Monday, Nov. 14. Questions? Contact: Karen Holmberg (Karen.Holmberg@oregonstate.edu).

HECC expanded website: The State of Oregon’s Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) has launched a new expanded website at www.oregon.gov/HigherEd. The site showcases the breadth of the HECC’s work as the single state entity responsible for ensuring pathways to postsecondary success for Oregonians statewide, and significantly increases public information on the Commission and all offices of the agency in a friendly, accessible format.

Phi Kappa Phi Emerging Scholar Nominations Sought: The OSU chapter of Phi Kappa Phi is now accepting nominations for the Emerging Scholar Award. The chapter established the award to honor tenure-track faculty members in any academic unit who are in the early stages of their professional careers in recognition of outstanding research or creative activity in their field of study. Up to two awards will be made. Application deadline: Dec. 21. More information:  http://phikappaphi.oregonstate.edu/fellow-scholar/2017-emerging-scholar-award-nominations.

University Health & Safety: Did you know that you can access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://oregonstate.edu/ehs/casc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online. The University Health and Safety Committee also wants to promote health and safety through ergonomics with this office ergonomics worksheet, which can help you evaluate your desk setup for maximum ergonomic benefits http://www.saif.com/Documents/SafetyandHealth/Ergonomics/S915_office_ergonomics_self_assessment_worksheet.pdf

News from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences: Get to know the Beavers’ new quarterback, who’s also a public health major, and learn about the hands-on nutrition training our students participated in at a local supermarket and more here and in Synergies. http://bit.ly/2fmTzVh

NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship (Applications due Jan. 20, 2017) – A two-year opportunity that matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Services Center. http://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/education/sea-grant-scholars/fellowships-scholarships

NMFS/Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship Program in Marine Resource Economics (Applications due Jan. 27, 2017) – This opportunity provides support for up to two years for Ph.D. students interested in the economics of conservation and management of marine resources. Position requires the fellow to work closely with an expert from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). http://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/education/sea-grant-scholars/fellowships-scholarships

NMFS/Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics (Applications due Jan. 27, 2017) – This opportunity provides support for up to three years for Ph.D. students interested in careers related to population and ecosystem dynamics. Position requires the fellow to work closely with an expert from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). http://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/education/sea-grant-scholars/fellowships-scholarships

John D. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship (Applications due Feb. 10, 2017) – Places graduate students with hosts in the legislative branch, the executive branch, or appropriate associations and institutions in the Washington, D.C., area for one year. http://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/education/sea-grant-scholars/fellowships-scholarships

Food drive: Though hunger knows no season, food scarcity can be particularly problematic in the Winter months. The OSU Forensics Team is again hosting their annual “COMMunity” Food Drive, benefitting the Linn-Benton Food Share. Throughout the month of November there will be a donation bin in the lobby of Shepard Hall. All donations benefit families and students in the greater Corvallis community. Last year Forensics collected nearly a ton of food, and the team hopes it can exceed that amount this year. For more information, contact Mark Porrovecchio, mark.porrovecchio@oregonstate.edu.

Jobs

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

Campus Security/Public Safety Officer: OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Campus Security/Public Safety Officer.   Posting # P00599CT.  The full consideration date is Nov. 8. Closes Nov. 25.

RepublishedPayroll Technician-– The Office of Business Affairs is seeking to fill full time 1.0 FTE, 12 months hourly Payroll Technician position. Post ing # P00574CT. Closing date Nov. 8.

Assistant Director – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Assistant Director to work on exciting new online education research projects related to topics such as adult learners and access to, quality of, and administrative best practices for distance education. The successful applicant will specialize in quantitative research skills, and be able to work both independently and in diverse collaborative teams. Posting # P00793UF. Closes Nov. 8.

EXTENDED! Student Clerical – The Office of University Administrative Business Center (UABC) is seeking to fill 3 part-time Student Clerical position. Post # P01499SE. Closes Nov. 11.

Administrative & Finance Manager; MMI– The Marine Mammal Institute in Newport, Oregon invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month position. Posting #P00777UF.  Closes Nov. 13.

Cook 2 – University Housing & Dining Services. Filling two full-time, 12-month positions. Posting # P00609CT.  Closes Nov. 14.

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.

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.

NEW! Fiscal Coordinator 1 – The Health Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Fiscal Coordinator 1 position. Posting #P00587CT. Closes Nov. 13.

Student Project Assistant – OSU Extended Campus is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, Student Project Assistant to support Open Oregon State, researching materials to be used for courses and open educational resources that are offered for free and used by students, teachers, and researchers to share and use for educational purposes. Posting # P01468SE. Closes Nov. 13.

Accountant 1 – The Auxiliary & Activates Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1. Posting # P00601CT. Closes Nov. 14.

Director of the Center for the Humanities – The Vice President for Research invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), 9-month, tenured administrator. Applicants must be an Associate or Full Professor with tenure at OSU and hold a PhD or terminal degree in the humanities. Posting #P00824UF. Closes Nov. 14.

Human Resources Technician – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Human Resources Technician position located in Newport, Oregon. Posting #P00820UF. Closes Nov. 14.

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.

Fiscal Coordinator 1 (Effort Reporting Analyst) – The Office for Sponsored Research and Award Administration (OSRAA) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Fiscal Coordinator 1 position. This position will operate within OSRAA’s Award Compliance and Education unit to coordinate processes for effort reporting, subrecipient monitoring, and responsible conduct of research compliance for OSU’s sponsored awards portfolio.  Posting # P00611CT.  Closes Nov. 16.

Information Technology Consultant, competency level 2– The Career Development Center’s Communications and Marketing in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Information Technology Consultant, competency level 2. Posting # P00606CT . Closes Nov. 16

NEW! Consultant – Academic Advisor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Academic Advisor position. Posting P00838UF. Full consideration date is Nov. 13. Closes Nov. 20.

NEW! Analyst Programmer-competency level 2– The Office of Budget & Fiscal Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Information Analyst Programmer-competency level 2, Posting # P00606CT. Closes Nov. 20.

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 Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

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 Nov 17. Closes Nov. 20.

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 Nov 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Accounting Technician – The Office of Global Opportunities invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accounting Technician position. Posting #P00613CT. Closes Nov. 24.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Analyst Programmer. This position will be working on projects that support the functional needs of departments and staff within INTO OSU and external customers within INTO and OSU. Some of the responsibilities are: Maintain and develop systems using C#, Automate, SQL, Oracle, and MS SQL Server Management Studio, ensure data accuracy and integrity of enterprise systems including Banner and Sales Force. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=17246&lang=en_US&source=CC3 Closes Nov. 27.

Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards– The Student Conduct and Community Standards (SCCS) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards, Post # P00802UF  Closes Nov. 27.

Student Technical Assistant– Aquaculture invites student applications for a part-time Student Technical Assistant (Research Support) position for the Aquaculture CRSP department at Oregon State University. Posting #P01462SE. Closes Nov. 30.

Research Associate, Post-doctoral: The Cooperative Institute for Marine Resources Studies at Hatfield Marine Science Center invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Research Associate to develop short-term forecast models of Pacific hake (Merluccius productus) habitat distribution based on in situ observations of ocean conditions.   Posting #P00813UF. Closes Nov 30.

Assistant Dean of Student Life – The Office of Student Life invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12- month Assistant Dean of Student Life position. Post # P00826UF. Closing date Nov. 30.

NEW! Biological Sciences Research Technician 1-The Department of Crop and Soil Science invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, Biological Sciences Research Technician 1 position to assist with research on the ecology and management of slug and snail pests. Minimum requirements: Two years of college-level courses in (specific field of biological science); OR an equivalent combination of training and experience. Posting # P00603CT. Closes Dec. 1.

IT Manager.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month IT Manager.   Posting # P00850UF.  The full consideration date is Dec. 1, the closing date is Dec. 5.

Analyst Programmer – Enterprise Computing Center is seeking to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer Level 1 position.  Posting # P00602CT. Closes Dec 2.

Enterprise Computing Services at Oregon State University (OSU) is seeking one full-time Analyst Programmer, Competency Level 1.  Posting number: P00602CT.  Closes Dec. 2.

The Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Assistant Professor of Practice position.  This position will be located in Central Point, Oregon.  Posting P00816UF.  Closes Dec. 9.

PACE Enrollment Student Employee – Professional and Continuing Education is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, Enrollment Student Employee who is detail oriented and has excellent communication skills, to provide administrative and enrollment support to the PACE Enrollment team. Posting # P01388SE. Closes Dec. 16.

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.

NEW! Accountant 1 – The Health Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position.  Posting #P00529CT.  Closes Dec. 31.

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.

Telefund & Student-Based Programs Manager: The OSU Foundation is searching for a proven leader to manage our Telefund & Student-Based programs.  In partnership with the Senior Associate Director of Annual Giving Programs, this position oversees student supervisors and a team of 40-60 student callers, and helps develop and implement program solicitation strategies. To learn more about this position and to apply, visit http://www.osufoundation.org.

Assistant Director, Regional Programs – 2 Openings: The Oregon State University Foundation has two openings for Assistant Director, Regional Programs.  These are entry-level fundraising position.  One position will be based in Corvallis, Oregon and will serve the California region, and the second position will be based in Portland, Oregon and will serve the greater Portland area.  To apply visit:  Http://www.osufoundation.org.

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

Weather

Corvallis: “Mankind only exiles the one whose large spirit rebels against injustice and tyranny. He who does not prefer exile to servility is not free in the true and necessary sense of freedom.” ~ Kahlil Gibran. Areas of fog and then sunny, high of 66, low of 51. Rain likely and then mostly sunny Wednesday.

Central Oregon: Sunny today, high of 66, low of 42. Sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Slight chance of rain, high of 64, low of 53. Rain tomorrow and then mostly sunny.

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

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