OSU Today

Thursday, Nov. 17, 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.

Meningococcal results confirmed; health officials confident in treatments to date (LIFE@OSU) 

An undergraduate student attending Oregon State University in Corvallis is being treated at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center for meningococcal disease. Testing results indicate this student is infected with serogroup B meningococcal disease. (see also KVAL, Gazette-Times)

Ray meets with OSU ‘sanctuary campus’ protestors (Gazette-Times)

About 100 Oregon State University students confronted President Ed Ray outside his office Wednesday afternoon to demand that Ray support undocumented students in a nationwide movement known as “sanctuary campus.” (see also Register-Guard)

Bacteria discovery offers possible new means of controlling crop pest (Oregonian)

Postdoctoral scholar Amanda Brown in the Oregon State University Department of Integrative Biology was the lead author on the study, and recently accepted an assistant professor position at Texas Tech. Findings were published in the journal Scientific Reports.

Storing more carbon in western Cascades forests could benefit some wildlife, not others (Phys Org)

The analysis of timber harvesting, and the amount of carbon stored in vegetation and soils focused on a 400,000-acre landscape in the western Cascade Range. It is one of the most exhaustive studies of its type ever performed. Scientists at Oregon State University, Pacific Northwest Research Station of the U.S. Forest Service, and the University of Connecticut studied the consequences of 13 different logging intervals, from no harvest to removing all live and dead trees every 25 years.

Chronically ill women underusing online self-care resources, study shows (Medical Xpress)

Barriers to internet use may be preventing chronically ill middle-aged and older women from being as healthy as they otherwise could be, new research from Oregon State University suggests.

OSU scientists release findings in global kelp ecosystem study (KVAL)

Oregon State University scientists discovered kelp ecosystems are surprisingly resilient to environmental impacts over the past 50 years. This is the first global assessment of marine kelp ecosystems.

OSU celebrates Fulbright’s 70th anniversary (LIFE@OSU)

For the last 70 years, the Fulbright program has helped students and faculty members participate in international exchanges and collaborations. This week, Oregon State University is hosting a Fulbright anniversary celebration, which will include discussions by former participants, to be held Thursday, Nov. 17, 2 – 3:30 p.m. in MU 208.

Hops for health (Corvallis Advocate)

A byproduct of brewing beer with hops may soon be a common medication to control weight, cholesterol, high blood pressure, and other symptoms of metabolic disorders, thanks to a recent discovery by Oregon State University researchers.

Winona LaDuke to speak Friday in Corvallis (Gazette-Times)

Writer, activist and political leader Winona LaDuke will speak at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, at the Whiteside Theatre, 361 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Her talk, “Native Rights and the Rights of Nature: An Agenda for the New President,” will address the interrelated issues of energy, food sovereignty and native rights. It will offer ideas about what the new president and Congress can do to support the rights of Native Americans, address climate justice and move the U.S. toward a sustainable, post-carbon economy.

Corvallis Arts Walk Spotlight: Kerry Skarbakka (Lebanon Express)

“On the Brink,” an exhibit by Kerry Skarbakka, an assistant professor of photography at Oregon State University, is on view at the Fairbanks Gallery at OSU and is featured as part of today’s Corvallis Arts Walk. Here’s more information about Skarbakka and his work.

Today

Provost & Executive Vice President search: The following is the schedule of campus forums for Provost candidates: Deborah Boehm-Davis, Nov. 17, 10-11 a.m., LInC 210; Sheryl Tucker, Nov. 18, 3:15-4:15 p.m., LInC 128; Cheryl Achterberg, Nov. 21, 3:30-4:30 p.m., LInC 128. The presentations will be streamed live: http://live.oregonstate.edu/ The presentations will also be recorded and available at https://media.oregonstate.edu/ after the four interviews have been completed.

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  – 1 p.m. $5 PFLA Member $10 Non Member (includes beverages & cookies) MU 213 Register Here

TRIAD: At the Nov. 17 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Timothy Stover, United Campus Ministry/Westminster House, will discuss “Walking the Labyrinth: An Inward Journey”. 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 14 to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot, 541-737-7086.

Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training: Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death amongst college students? This workshop will teach participants to recognize the warning signs and how to help if someone they know is thinking about suicide. Suicide is preventable and depression is treatable – you can help save a life. Thursday, Nov. 17, noon-1:30 p.m., MU Journey Room. Feel free to bring your lunch! Each workshop will be held in the Journey Room, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

NEW! Registration for STEM Academy AWSEM (Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering, and Math) Clubs for 6th-12th grade girls will open Nov. 17 at noon: Middle School Club meets on Tuesdays, 5-6:30 p.m., from Jan. 24–Feb. 28. High School Club meets on Wednesdays, 5-6:30 p.m., from Jan. 25–March 1. Topics: Astronomy, Computer Science, Laser Cutting, Food Science, Drones, and Ocean Science. Undergraduate women studying science and engineering at OSU will lead and be mentors for the clubs. To register, please visit http://stemacademy.oregonstate.edu. For questions, call 541-737-8139 or email STEM.academy@oregonstate.edu. Cost is $85. Scholarships available.

Fulbright 70th Anniversary Celebration and Reception: All are welcome to learn about the Fulbright program and join us for the Fulbright 70th Anniversary Celebration and Reception. Nov. 17, 2 – 3:30 p.m. MU 208

Academic Technology webinar: Learn to Love Grading with Canvas Rubrics Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, 17-Nov, 3:30-4 p.m. to learn about using rubrics in Canvas to improve efficiency and consistency of assignment grading. Register to receive information on how to join this free webinar presented by OSU’s Canvas support team. Questions? Email us: Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Freedom of Expression: On Nov. 17, Oregon State will host a panel discussion entitled “Freedom of Expression and OSU.” The discussion will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge and will be facilitated by Christopher McKnight Nichols, associate professor of history within the College of Liberal Arts, who is a nationally noted expert on U.S. political history. For more on OSU’s new Freedom of Expression document: http://oregonstate.edu/dept/ncs/lifeatosu/2016/8782/

Marine Studies Building meeting: OSU will host an informational meeting and open house on Thursday, Nov. 17, to present the schedule and design process for the interior of the new Marine Studies Building in Newport. The building is a key component of OSU’s Marine Studies Initiative (MSI). The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the auditorium at the Hatfield Marine Science Center Visitor Center, 2030 S.E. Marine Science Drive, Newport. The presentation will be led by Bob Cowen, director of the Hatfield Marine Science Center, and Bob Zimmerman of YGH Architects. The architect’s presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Artist’s talk: Fairbanks Gallery at Oregon State will host an exhibition of work by photographer Kerry Skarbakka titled “On the Brink,” Nov. 5-30. An artist’s talk and reception will take place in the gallery at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 17. Skarbakka is an assistant professor of art, and this exhibition focuses on some of the more immediate and pressing threats to our existential stability, and is comprised of past and current projects that illustrate the scope and trajectory of Skarbakka’s combined media approach to photography.

NEW! Nutcracker: The Eugene Ballet Company presents The Nutcracker, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 17, at The LaSells Stewart Center. Student tickets are $15 with ID.

OSU Opera Workshop: Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way. Free, no tickets required

Upcoming events

NEW! Symphony: The Corvallis-OSU Symphony presents “American & Soviet Masters” with the Barber Violin Concerto featuring Concertmaster Jessica Lambert, violin, and Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 3. Sunday, Nov. 20, 3 p.m. at The LaSells Stewart Center, OSU. Call 541-286-5580 for accessibility accommodations. Tickets at www.COSUSymphony.org, Grass Roots Books & Music, and Gracewinds Music.

Publication launch: The Academic Success Center invites you to celebrate the launch of its new student-focused publication “Glimpse: Snapshots of Success,” Friday, Nov. 18, from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m., in the Trysting Tree Lounge. Glimpse is a collection of student voices and narratives that depict the unique nature of success. Stop by, pick up a copy, and learn about the project! Contact Sarah Norek, sarah.norek@oregonstate.edu, with questions and/or accommodation requests.

OSU Disability Network: Join a group of OSU community members interested in discussing Disability Studies teaching and research, in general, and the development of a DS curriculum at OSU, in particular. Alex Axelson, will present, “Using ReadSpeaker and TextAid to Promote Accessibility in the Classroom”. Friday, Nov. 18, noon, Milam Hall 301

Music a la Carte: The ReSOUNDing Trio: Nov. 18, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way.

Say I Do: The College of Business Design Programs’ Historic and Cultural Textile and Apparel Collection will be on display at Austin Hall during Fall Family Weekend. The collection is a scholarly resource featuring apparel and textile artifacts dating to the 15th century, and Austin Hall 242 will serve as a showcase room for some of the most remarkable 19th and 20th century wedding dresses from Friday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Nov. 20. Austin Hall hours are; Friday 7 a.m. – 10 p.m., Saturday noon – 8 p.m., Sunday noon – 10 p.m.

Wave Lab Fall Family Weekend Open House The O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory (West of 35th Street on Jefferson), largest tsunami research facility in the US, will be open for a 20 minute guided tour and demonstration. Nov. 19, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tours start every 5 minutes on a first come first serve basis and cover tsunami research, coastal hazards in Oregon, coastal engineering and wave energy technology. Questions please contact the lab at wavelab.tours@oregonstate.edu.

Thanksgiving meals on campus. Join University Housing and Dining Services for a series of on-campus Thanksgiving celebrations! Attend just one or come to all three — the choice is yours. Each all-inclusive meal price is $9. Meals are open to students, staff, faculty and guests. Sunday, Nov. 20, Marketplace West Dining Center, 5-7:30 p.m. at Cooper’s Creek; Thursday, Nov. 24, (Thanksgiving Day), Southside Station at Arnold, 5-7 p.m. at Global Fare.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Victoria L. Pritchard OSU/ODFW State Fisheries Geneticist Candidate Seminar: Monday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m., Nash 032.

NEW! Career Development: An open forum for the Executive Director for the Career Development Center will be taking place on Nov. 21 from 3 to 4 p.m. in Milam 206. Our third candidate will be James Baricelli. Candidates will have 45 minutes to present on a provided prompt and 15 minutes for a question and answer session.

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Michael Garvin, Postdoctoral Scholar at Oregon State will present a seminar, “Local Adaptation in the Last Frontier: Molecular Genetics to Improve Conservation & Management of Salmonids in Alaska” on Monday, Nov. 21, at 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! On the Gridiron: Jack Kerouac, Football, and Fiction: A lecture by OSU Center for the Humanities guest scholar Julian D’Arcy, professor of English Literature, University of Iceland. Long before On the Road propelled Jack Kerouac to literary fame in 1957, he won glory, and a football scholarship to Columbia, as a star fullback for Lowell High. D’Arcy will reveal how Kerouac’s gridiron memories shaped his writing—in particular, how his changing depictions of college football heroes parallel the increasingly critical approach to college football in fiction of the post-war era. Monday Nov. 21, 4 p.m., Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson.

NEW! Horning Lecture Series – The Material Body – Lecture by Nicole Howard “Exposed to the Lazy and the Ignorant:” medical authority and print culture in early modern medicine. The seventeenth century witnessed exponential growth in the number of printed medical books, from academic anatomies to popular herbals. Within this ferment of activity, some medical authors approached print reluctantly, with concern for the widespread audience that publication implied. Others, however, embraced the possibilities of print and the potential to put their work in the hands of lay readers. Monday, Nov. 21, 4 p.m. Valley Library, Special Collections Reading Room.

Conversations with International Women Students at OSU: Share space with international women students who talk about their lived experiences in the U.S. Friday, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m. – noon, MU 207.

OSU Disability Network: Join a group of OSU community members interested in discussing Disability Studies teaching and research, in general, and the development of a DS curriculum at OSU, in particular. Alex Axelson, will present, “Using ReadSpeaker and TextAid to Promote Accessibility in the Classroom”. Friday, Nov. 18, noon Milam Hall 301

Hops book talk: Do you like hops and brewing history? The OSU Libraries & Press is hosting a talk this week by Peter Kopp, Assistant Professor of History at New Mexico State University and author of his new book “Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.” Friday, Nov. 18, 1-3 p.m., at the OSU library in Corvallis. Dr. Kopp will be talking about his book, the rich history of hops and beer in Oregon, and the impact of the Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives at OSU. To celebrate University Press Week, select OSU Press books will be available for purchase. See https://www.facebook.com/events/882746235160283/.

Stories of Inspiration Through Exploration: To close out International Education Week, the Office of Global Opportunities is hosting a “TED-style” talk, organized and presented by OSU students who will share a snapshot of their experiences abroad and how they have been impacted. Fri., Nov. 18, 6 -8 p.m. in the Memorial Union Multipurpose Room.

Native Rights and the Rights of Nature: An Agenda for the New President, Talk by Winona LaDuke. Ten days after the national elections, we welcome Anishinaabekwe activist, writer, and political leader Winona LaDuke to help us understand this moment in history and speak about some of the many ongoing efforts toward social and environmental justice. Friday, Nov. 18, 7 p.m. Whiteside Theater.

Career Development Center forum: An open forum for the Executive Director for the Career Development Center will be taking place on Nov. 21 from 3 to 4 p.m. in Milam 206. Our third candidate will be James Baricelli. Candidates will have 45 minutes to present on a provided prompt and 15 minutes for a question and answer session.

Expert-Led Portland Project Management Boot Camp Starts Nov. 17. Learn from renowned PM expert Cynthia Snyder Dionisio in an intensive, team-based setting. Exclusive, one-time offering. Learn more.

Stories of Inspiration Through Exploration: To close out International Education Week, the Office of Global Opportunities is hosting a “TED-style” talk, organized and presented by OSU students who will share a snapshot of their experiences abroad and how they have been impacted. Nov. 18, 6 -8 p.m. in the Memorial Union Multipurpose Room.

Take Note 

NEW! Thanksgiving holiday reminder: OSU Today will not publish on Thursday, Nov. 24 or Friday, Nov. 25. Send your event listings as early as possible to osutoday@oregonstate.edu.

Looking for heroes: Do you know someone at OSU who deserves hero status? The individual who makes the extra effort, who steps in to assist without being asked or puts forth the effort in a moment to make your day?  Here is your opportunity to recognize and celebrate their greatness. The Professional Faculty Leadership Association (PFLA) is seeking nominations for the Our Hero Award.  PFLA membership is not required by either you (the Nominator) or your Hero (the Nominee).   Let us help you celebrate the everyday Hero in your OSU world. Nominating your hero is easy, so visit the PFLA Our Hero webpage today.

Smoked turkeys: Oregon State’s Meat Science Club is selling fully-cooked smoked turkeys for Thanksgiving. Whole birds are $3.99/lb and halves are $4.29/lb, with weight ranges from ~10-20 pounds. To place your order, click here.

Provost’s Literary Prize: Submissions being accepted for the 29th Annual Provost’s Literary Prize for undergraduate students at OSU.  Deadline for submission Feb. 16 , 2017.  Criteria and instructions for submissions can be found at http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/provost/awards-recognition/provosts-literary-prize.

Research Fellowhip Program: The Center for the Humanities is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Resident Research Fellowship Program. The deadline to submit proposals is Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Application forms and information about awards may be found online at http://oregonstate.edu/dept/humanities/fellowship-program.

Faculty Senate resolution: (Passed Nov. 10) In the wake of Tuesday’s historic election, many OSU community members have expressed fear for their own or others’ rights, safety, and wellbeing. The faculty of Oregon State University at this moment reaffirms our commitment to “uplift the dignity of those with whom we interact,” to “create a nurturing campus community,” and to build a “just, inclusive, and equitable campus.” We rededicate ourselves to preparing students to engage constructively in an increasingly diverse and complex society by teaching empirical, ethical, and critical reasoning, appreciation of multiple perspectives, and social and environmental responsibility.

Mid-month Emergency Preparedness Topic – Clothing in Disasters.  Essential clothing for a disaster supply is a commonly overlooked area of preparedness. If a person does not have the proper clothing suitable for the terrain they are in, then harsh elements such as rain, cold, and snow can have catastrophic effects. Follow these guidelines when choosing your emergency clothing.  Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Participants needed for Metabolic Research Study at Oregon State University: The purpose of this study is to determine the benefits of a single session of exercise on muscle metabolism, including the response to insulin. Participants must be age 18-45 years, not engage in regular exercise activity, not have diabetes or cardiovascular disease, and not be pregnant. This study is being conducted by Sean Newsom, Ph.D. and Matt Robinson, Ph.D. of the Translational Metabolism Research Laboratory. For more information, please contact us at TMR.Lab@oregonstate.edu

Jobs

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

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.

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

Oregon Sea Grant is hiring one full time Grants/Contracts Technician position at Oregon State University.  This is an internal employment opportunity. Closes Nov. 21.

Food Service Coordinator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for 2 full-time (1.0 FTE) Food Service Coordinator positions for the new Housing and Dining Operation.  Posting # P00617CT. Closes Nov. 22.

The Department of Academic Services Student Athletes is seeking a Learning Specialist. This is a full-time 1.00 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting#P00860UF. Closes Nov. 22.

The Office of Telecommunication is recruiting for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Academic Wage-Hourly: Executive Assistant  position. This position is anticipated to last for 4 months.  Posting # P00172AW.  Closes Nov. 23.

The Office of Undergraduate Studies, Education Opportunities Program is seeking a High School Equivalency Program (HEP) Program Student 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 # P00856UF. Closes Nov. 23.

NEW! Cook 2.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Cook 2 for the new Housing and Dining Operation.  Posting # P00627CT. Closes Nov. 24.

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.

NEW! Program Representative 1 – The Business Affairs Office in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Program Representative 1,  Post # P00632CT  Full consideration date Nov. 25. Closes Dec. 1.

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.  Closes Nov. 25.

EXTENDED! 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, Post # P00606CT. Closes Nov. 27. 

This recruitment will be used to fill a 0.75 FTE (30 hours a week) 4-H Education Program Assistant position for the Klamath County Extension Office.  Posting# P00626CT.  Closes Nov. 27.

Banquet Manager – OSU Catering, University Housing & Dining Services. Filling a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term, management position. Posting # P00840UF.  Closes Nov. 27.

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.

PACE Program Manager– Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Program Manager responsible for developing, planning, managing, and implementing non-degree certificate programs and courses offered on a quarterly basis for the PACE unit. The Program Manager must develop, plan and implement courses, prepare quarterly schedules, counsel students, and hire and coordinate faculty, for approximately 50 courses a quarter, and record departmental expenses. Posting # P00864UF. Closes Nov. 28.

Assistant Director of Payroll Services– The University Shared Services (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Assistant Director of Payroll Services,  Posting # P00863UF. Full consideration date Nov. 28. Closes Dec. 9.

NEW! Contracting & Event Services Manager The LaSells Stewart Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Contracting & Event Services Manager. Posting # P00875UF. Closes Nov. 29.

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.

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.

Analyst Programmer – CoSINeThe College of Science Information Network (CoSINe), invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), Analyst Programmer, competency level 2, position. Posting # P00621CT.   Closes Dec. 5. 

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.

This full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, 4-H Youth Development Educator position is stationed at the OSU Extension Service Education Center in Beaverton, Oregon and will work as a member of a regional and statewide team of the Extension 4-H Youth Development program, affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health & Human Sciences (CPHHS).  Posting# P00870UF.  Closes Dec. 6.

NEW! Memorial Union Director – The Memorial Union is seeking a Director. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #P00854UF. Closes Dec. 7.

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.

The Oregon State University (OSU) Division of University Outreach and Engagement invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month fixed-term Assistant Director for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.  Posting #P00867UF.  Closes Dec. 11.

UPDATED: 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 Analyst Programmer-competency level 2, Posting # P00606CT. Closes Dec. 15.

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.

NEW! UX Graphic Designer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), UX Graphic Designer to collaborate with faculty, administrators and other clients to design and develop instructional technology and other web-based educational resources for courses and modules. The position is responsible for implementing and managing policies and procedures related to Extended Campus’ visual identity. Posting # P00605CT. Closes Dec. 19.

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.

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. Full consideration Nov. 21. Closes Dec. 31.

Faculty Research Assistant-Viticulture, OSU-Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center in Central Point, OR invites applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Faculty Research Assistant.  Posting # P00845UF  Closes Dec. 31.

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.

NEW! Memorial Union Events Support Staff – This recruitment will be used to fill 10-15 part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Support Services positions with the Memorial Union at Oregon State University. Mandatory training will begin approximately week 6 of Winter term. Posting #P01228SE. Closes Jan. 23, 2017. http://mu.oregonstate.edu/guestservices/job-application.

NEW! Memorial Union Information Desk- This recruitment will be used to fill 5-10 part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Support Services positions with the Memorial Union at Oregon State University. Mandatory training will begin approximately week 6 of Winter term. Posting # P01229SE. Close Jan. 23, 2017. http://mu.oregonstate.edu/guestservices/job-application

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.

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Application Support Analyst to help manage organizational reports and train users of the Foundation’s constituent relationship management system (CRM)  The ideal candidate for this position is an innovative thinker with an understanding of how people learn. To apply visit:  Http://www.osufoundation.org.

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: “The truth is rarely pure and never simple.” ~ Oscar Wilde. Slight chance of showers and patchy fog, then partly sunny. High of 51, low of 35. Areas of fog and a chance of rain Friday.

Central Oregon: Mostly sunny, high of 43, low of 28. Slight chance of rain and snow tomorrow.

Newport: Slight chance of showers, high of 50, low of 43. Rain likely Friday.

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

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