OSU Today

Wednesday, Nov. 23, 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.

Civil War 2016: Ducks vs. Beavers Alumni Edition (Oregonian)

With the Civil War approaching, in which Oregonian college football fans pit themselves against each other for the sake of sport, we figured it was a good time to see how the University of Oregon stacks up against Oregon State University off the field as far as notable alumni.

Officials: 2 OSU students test positive for meningococcal disease strain B (OPB)

Health officials have confirmed that both Oregon State University students sickened with meningococcal disease are infected with the same strain of the illness.

Girl Scouts teach parents energy-saving tips (Yale Climate Connections)

Hilary Boudet of Oregon State University says members of thirty Girl Scout troops were taught ways to save energy over the course of five meetings.

Implanted electrodes could provide movement to paralyzed limbs (The Engineer)

V John Mathews, professor of electrical engineering and computer science in the Oregon State University College of Engineering, lead researcher Mitch Frankel, then a Ph.D. student at the University of Utah, and three other researchers, all faculty members at Utah, conducted the study. (see also Health Medical)

New bacteria discovery aims at stopping nematodes (Western Farmer-Stockman)

The nematode is a microscopic worm that burrows into plant roots, sucking away nutrients and pulling down crop yields. Controlling the pest has meant the use of environmentally taxing fumigation techniques, or the use of seed treatments to get the job done. Now Oregon State University researchers believe they may be on the trail of a new control method.

Oregon’s food insecurity spike highest in the nation (Capital Press)

Oregon provides the majority of the nation’s berry supply, including 100 percent of the nation’s blackberries, boysenberries, black raspberries and hazelnuts, according US Census of Agriculture data compiled in 2012. Field crops like corn, wheat, oats and potatoes follow close behind berry production, valuing more than $300 million in 2015, according to an Oregon State University estimate.

Extension tax district going to voters (Gazette-Times)

A referendum on the May ballot will ask local voters to help pay for Oregon State University Extension Service activities in Benton County. At a public hearing on Tuesday, the Benton County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to refer to voters the question of whether to create a taxing district to help support the Extension Service.

$4 million OSU genetic engineering grant includes connection to Monsanto (Portland Business Journal)

Oregon State University scientists have won a $4 million grant for a research project that they believe could make it easier and less expensive to genetically engineer plants.

Today

Come join us the Women’s Center and CAPS for Wellness Wednesdays, every Wednesday in the Women’s Center from noon-1 p.m. Through these weekly drop-in conversations participants will learn about, as well practice, strategies designed to support holistic wellness. For accommodations please call 541-737-3175 or email Elijah Stucki at Elijah.Stucki@oregonstate.edu

Thursday

Thanksgiving Dinner on campus. Join University Housing and Dining Services for an on-campus Thanksgiving dinner. This traditional Thanksgiving meal is prepared from scratch by UHDS chefs and is open to students, staff, faculty and guests. Thursday, Nov. 24, (Thanksgiving Day), Southside Station at Arnold, 5-7 p.m. Cost: $9.

Upcoming events

NEW! Wind Ensemble: OSU Wind Ensemble presents “Coast of Dreams,” 7:30 p.m., Nov. 29, The LaSells Stewart Center. $5 general admissions, OSU students and K-12 youth free

President’s Winter Celebration: On Thurs., Dec. 1 from 9-11 a.m. in the Memorial Union Lounge, all OSU faculty, staff and students are invited to take a break before finals and join President Edward J. Ray for free holiday treats and gourmet beverages. Wear your favorite tacky sweater for a chance to win a Beaver prize pack and be sure to use the Winter Celebration geofilter on Snapchat when sharing photos with your friends. Non-perishable food items or monetary donations to benefit OSU’s Food Pantry will be accepted and appreciated. Contact University Events at events@oregonstate.edu with any questions.

Board of Trustees: The Finance & Administration Committee of the Oregon State University Board of Trustees will meet on Thursday, Dec. 1, to discuss OSU Foundation endowment investment changes and a draft framework for evaluating requests to changes in OSU investment policies. The Committee will also consider the quarterly investment and operating management reports. The meeting will run from 1 to 3 p.m. in the President’s Conference Room (Room 650) in Kerr Administration Building, 1500 S.W. Jefferson Way in Corvallis. It is open to the public. The agenda and meeting materials will be posted as they are available at http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/trustees/meetings. The public can listen to the meeting by calling the toll-free number listed on the agenda.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Challenging Censorship: How Diderot’s Encyclopedie Got Published: A Collections at the Center Event. Anita Guerrini, Horning Professor, School of History, Philosophy, and Religion, will discuss Diderot’s efforts to produce his colossal Encyclopedie despite persistent attempts to censor what was considered a subversive and revolutionary publication in 18th century France. Browse SCARC’s full set of the work, including the lively plate volumes. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 4 p.m., Special Collections and Archives Research Center, 5th floor Valley Library. Light refreshments.

NEW! Tsoo King Memorial Seminar: Dr. Eric Schreiter with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus will speak 5:30 p.m., Jan. 29 in the Kearney Atrium on “How to see what we are thinking.”

Search Advocate workshops:  New December offerings of the 2-part search advocate workshop series (in Corvallis and in Central Oregon) and several Search Advocate update workshops (for search advocates needing continuing education credits) are now available for registration at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=45 .  Please hurry, because the dates are approaching quickly.

Grow Your Best Garden Ever with OSU’s Newly Updated Master Gardener Online. Become a certified Master OR earn a Home Horticulture Certificate with OSU’s one-of-a-kind program – or gift this program to a loved one this holiday season. Register now before class fills.

Kick Start Your Online Marketing Career with OSU Digital Brand Certificate: OSU’s exclusive, high-demand short course series in online marketing starts Jan. 16. Learn more.

Limited Time! Launch or Expand Your Farm with OSU Growing Farms Online Program. Innovative online course offers step-by-step approach to manage a successful growing farm. Learn more.

Social Justice Education Initiative workshops! The SJEI is a professional development program for all OSU faculty and staff (including graduate students) aimed at building knowledge about equity and inclusion, and developing intercultural competencies. In addition to the platform curriculum, consisting of Session One and Session Two, there is a shorter workshop open to all focusing on Oregon history. To register: http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=46 For more information, jane.waite@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-0866.

UPDATED! Corvallis drone training: The Research Office UAS program will be hosting training in Corvallis to support use of drones in research. The class will go over what is needed to fly safely and prepare you to use the OSU mission planning and tracking software. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Dec. 6-8. Location TBD. Prerequisites: A drone to fly, and a few hours’ flight time. To register or for questions: E-mail: mark.peters@oregonstate.edu. This will be opened to our partners as well, however, first priority to OSU faculty and staff. Register before Dec. 1.

OSU Extension Linn-Benton Master Gardener Program Now Accepting Applications! Apply now to expand your horticultural knowledge and join an incredible network of gardening gurus. Eight week classroom program runs Thursdays, Feb. 2 – March 23 with additional workshops in the growing season. Click to download the BENTON or LINN MG application.

Take Note 

NEW! OMSI Science Communication Fellowship applications: Faculty, graduate students, personnel, postdocs: Applications for the 2017 spring cohort of the OMSI Science Communication Fellowship are now being accepted. Tuition for the program is $1,850 per participant, with scholarship opportunities available. Participation can be included to meet NSF broader impact goals. Deadline for applications is Dec. 1. Questions? Contact Amanda Fisher 503-797-4635 / afisher@omsi.edu or visit the program website http://www.omsi.edu/science-fellowship

Staff Art Exhibit: This is the 7th year of the Staff Art Exhibit, and we’re hoping for representation from all parts of OSU in this showcase of creativity.  Do you have creative individuals in your area (maybe even you)?  Most any medium is accepted in this exhibit, so please encourage submissions of work by Nov. 29.  The benefits, besides showing talent beyond the day-to-day job, are that departments are listed on the artist’s block next to the work, and all artists, co-workers and friends are invited to a special reception hosted by President Ray on Dec. 20. For more information: mealoha.mcfadden@oregonstate.edu.

Registration for STEM Academy AWSEM (Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering, and Math) Clubs for 6th-12th grade girls now open: 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.

Marine Studies Initiative’s “Call for Assistance” to identify research ideas: OSU Faculty– teams or individuals– are invited to propose concepts that will contribute to the initiative’s development of new and impactful science related to coastal and marine environments, people, and resources. This process includes a brief questionnaire due Dec. 7, a workshop on Jan. 5, and 2-page summaries due Feb. 3. Get involved by contributing your ideas and expertise. Full details at  https://sites.google.com/a/oregonstate.edu/msi-research-cfa/home

Linus Pauling Institute’s Fall/Winter Research Newsletter: Curious about the molecular nutrition research that’s going on at OSU? Check out LPI’s latest Research Newsletter, where you can explore new research into vitamin E and pregnancy, discover the longevity secrets of the naked mole rat, and find out about a new resource to help you stay healthy. http://bit.ly/LPIfallwinter2016

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.

Jobs

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

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.

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.

This is an Internal Employment Opportunity to employees within the Enrollment Management IT Department. This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 2, position for the Enrollment Management Information Technology at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #P00637CT. Closes Nov. 25.

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.

UPDATED! Assistant to the Associate Dean Graduate Programs/Office Manager-  The College of Engineering at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Assistant to the Associate Dean Graduate Programs/Office Manager. Posting #P00871UF. Full consideration Nov. 27. Closes Dec. 4.

Administrative Program Assist– The OSU Extension Family and Community Health (FCH) program invites applications for a part-time (.75 FTE), Limited Duration, Administrative Program Assistant (APA) in the Portland Power-up Program (PPP) office in Portland. Administrative Program Assist position. Posting #P00641CT. Closes Nov. 27.

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.

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.

The Auxiliaries & Activities Business Center (AABC) at Oregon State University (OSU) is hiring an Accountant 1 position. The Accountant 1 participates in the analysis, planning, interpreting, and review of the fiscal operations for AABC with emphasis on University Housing and Dining, and Conference Services. The Accountant 1 performs duties such as accounting, auditing, analysis, budgeting, and travel/employee reimbursements. Posting # P00601CT. Closes Dec. 1.

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 – 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.

NEW! Academic Wage Staff Auditor – The University Shared Services Enterprises in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.75 FTE) hourly, 12-month Academic Wage Staff Auditor , Post # P00166AW. Full consideration date Dec. 4. Closes June 30, 2017.

Academic Wage Appt – Hourly: Staff Auditor. The University Shared Services Enterprises in Corvallis invites applications for a part-time (.75 FTE) hourly, 12-month Academic Wage Appt – Hourly: Staff Auditor,  Post # P00166AW  Full consideration date Dec. 4. Open until filled.

NEW! Academic Advisor and International Student Coordinator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Academic Advisor and International Student Coordinator.  Posting # P00892UF.   The full consideration date is Dec. 5. Closes Dec. 6.

NEW! OSU Shared Services invites applications for Business Center Manager for the Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center (AMBC). This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month professional faculty position. Posting #P00891UF. For full consideration, apply by Dec. 5. Closes Dec. 12. 

NEW! Grants/Contracts Coordinator – The University Administration Business Center in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) hourly, 12-month Grants/Contracts Coordinator, Post # P00642CT Closes Dec. 5.

EXTENDED! Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards– The Student Conduct and Community Standards (SCCS) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) Salary Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards, Post # P00802UF  Closes Dec. 5.

The OSU Alumni Association is seeking applications for an Administrative Assistant for Customer Service. Apply with cover letter and resume to osualum@oregonstate.edu by Dec. 5 for full consideration. Position open until filled.  View position description at www.osualum.com/jobs

The OSU Alumni Association is seeking applications for a Reservations and Events Coordinator for the CH2M HILL Alumni Center. Apply with cover letter and resume to osualum@oregonstate.edu by Dec. 5 for full consideration. Position open until filled.  View position description at www.osualum.com/jobs

Accountant 2 – The University Administration Business Center in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) hourly, 12-month Accountant 2, Post # P00639CT. Closes Dec. 5.

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.

NEW! Oregon Sea Grant, one of the four largest of a national network of 33 Sea Grant programs is hiring one full time Grants/Contracts Technician.  This is an external employment opportunity.  Full consideration date Dec. 6. Posting # P00618CT.

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! Custodial Operations Supervisor.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Custodial Operations Supervisor.  Posting # P00889UF.   The full consideration date is Dec. 7. Closes Dec. 9. 

Instructor – The Department of Horticulture invites applications for a part-time (vary FTE), 9-month, Instructor Pool, to teach courses in Applied Ecology of Managed Ecosystems (HORT 318) winter 2017, and Floriculture and Greenhouse Systems course (HORT 351) spring 2017.  Posting # P00881UF. Full consideration Dec. 7.  Closes March 15, 2017.

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.

Student Illustrator– OSU Extended Campus is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, Student Illustrator who will create illustrations and graphics intended for web­ based delivery and used as objects in Open Educational Resources including Open Textbooks and Open courses. Posting # P01545SE. Closes Dec 11.

 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.

Analyst Programmer:  OSU Specialized Admin Services has an opening for one full-time, 1.0 FTE, Analyst Programmer, Competency Level 3 (Senior Developer), to assist in supporting IT initiatives for groups within Finance and Administration. Posting #P00633CT. Closes Dec. 12.

The Office of Information Services is seeking a Mobile Experience Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting Number: P00884UF.  Full consideration Dec. 12. Closes Dec. 19.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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: “Take full account of what Excellencies you possess, and in gratitude remember how you would hanker after them, if you had them not.” ~ Marcus Aurelius. Showers likely today, and heavy rain expected for Thanksgiving, with rain continuing into next week. Highs in the upper 40s to low 50s, lows in the lower 40s.

Central Oregon: Partly sunny today. Chance of rain and snow on Thanksgiving. Chance of showers turning to snow showers by the weekend. Highs in the lower 40s, lows in the 30s.

Newport: Showers today, heavy rain on Thanksgiving. Rain the rest of the week. Highs in the low 50s, lows in the mid 40s.

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

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