OSU Today

Monday, Nov. 28, 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.

Couple stays united while fans divided (Gazette-Times)

Beaver believer Debbe Trusheim has been getting teased by her Duck fan husband Mike after the end of every Civil War football game for the past eight years. But on Saturday, Debbe had the last laugh.

Dog has surgery to attach artificial paw (13 News Now)

Tigger, a two-year-old Staffordshire terrier mix, hobbled out of Oregon State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine’s small-animal hospital a free dog Saturday. Well, almost.

What will spark a degrowth movement in the USA? (Resilience)

Barbara Muraca, an Italian environmental philosopher who arrived at Oregon State University two years ago, says that ecological intellectuals in the U.S. urge rapidly transforming society to avoid imminent civilizational collapse, whereas the European school of degrowth tends to promote a slow revolution toward living well together with less. The deep-green environmentalists of this country foresee hardship accompanying the end of growth. Degrowth tends to look at the bright side of freeing ourselves from our current unsustainable, unjust economy.

Potential forest sale proving divisive (Register-Guard)

Oregon State University Timber Harvesting Specialist Steve Bowers expressed the same belief. He said timber is more environmentally responsible than any other nonrenewable energy, because it will grow back. “In 50, 60, 100 years it’s a forest again,” he said.

Why you should hire curious employees (HC Online)

Lead study author Jay Hardy, an assistant professor at the College of Business at Oregon State University (OSU), said that their findings “contribute to a growing body of evidence suggesting that testing for curiosity traits may be useful for employers, especially those seeking to fill complex jobs”.

Fair Labor Standards Act Overtime Rules (LIFE@OSU)

We received information Tuesday that a federal court in Texas has issued an order that makes it uncertain how the FLSA’s overtime pay exemptions apply to employees who would be impacted by new rules that were to go into effect on Dec. 1.

Saving pine forests (Northwest Ag Info)

During a long conversation with Dr. Steve Strauss who is a genetics professor at Oregon State University I asked a question about something that has been bothering me. “Let’s use manipulation of DNA. How can you manipulate DNA in pine trees so that bark beetles won’t like the taste of them?”

Museum unveils new exhibition spotlighting artifacts from around the world (Gazette-Times)

The exhibition features Benton County Historical Society artifacts with most of the objects formerly part of the Horner Museum collection at Oregon State University.

Trip to Corvallis inspired love affair with Oregon State (Herald & News)

A young Darcie Turner made her first trip to Oregon State University and witnessed firsthand the majesty of Corvallis in the fall. “I fell in love with the campus and thought about how cool it would be to go there one day,” Turner said as she ventured down memory lane.

Today

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Lauren Chan, Assistant Professor at Pacific University will present a seminar, “From Genes to Landscapes: Conservation of the Dunes Sagebrush Lizard” on Monday, Nov. 28, at 3:30 p.m.. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001.

Upcoming events

NEW! OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

NEW! Graduate Education Information Night: The OSU Graduate School is presenting an information session for those interested in learning more about graduate education and advanced degrees. The session will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m., at the Native American Longhouse Eena Haws. Check out our Facebook event or call 541-737-4881 for more information. Here’s the link for the Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1091584694295200/

NEW! 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

NEW! OSU Wind Symphony and OSU Campus Band: Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center. $5 general admissions, OSU students and K-12 youth free

 NEW! Kathleen Dean Moore reading: OSU Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Emerita, Kathleen Dean Moore, will read from Piano Tide at the Corvallis Public Library on Monday, Dec. 5, at  7 p.m.  Environmental activist Bill McKibben called Piano Tide “a savagely funny and deeply insightful novel of the tidepool and rainforest country she knows so well!”

NEW! Retirement celebration: Please join the College of Engineering in a retirement celebration for Jim Lundy, Executive Associate Dean on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 5 – 7 p.m.  in the Kearney Hall Atrium.  Hors d’oeuvres reception to follow with a cash-only bar available. RSVP by December 1 . For more information contact Renie Ashbaugh 541-737-8876 or renie.asbaugh@oregonstate.edu

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! Candidate Seminar: Marc A. Johnson, Ph.D – Fisheries Geneticist and Researcher ODFW “Genetically Informed Management of Oregon’s Fish and Fisheries: Examples from the Past and Opportunities for the Future. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 11 a.m.,  Nash 032.

NEW! Beef and beets: Jim Gibbs, a senior lecturer on livestock health and production from Lincoln University, New Zealand, will be presenting a talk, “New Zealand pasture-based production systems, and accelerated beef finishing using grazed fodder beet crops. The seminar will describe the unique pasture –only production systems of NZ, and the specific use of fodder beet systems in beef finishing. Nov. 29, 1:30-2:50 p.m., Withycombe Hall 109.

NEW! Academic Technology webinar: Unlock the Secrets of Canvas Course Design:  Join Tasha Biesinger on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2:30-3 p.m., to learn how to ensure your students can find course materials easily and quickly in 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

NEW! Academic Technology WebCast: Learn@OregonState Power Tools for Teachers:  Presented by Dr. Tech on Wednesday Nov. 30,  9 – 9:15 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!

NEW! Webinar: Environmental Scans as Tools for Reducing Excessive College Drinking. Join the Prevention & Advocacy Coalition to learn how to use environmental scanning to develop strategies to reduce high-risk alcohol use. Wednesday Nov. 30, 11 am. – noon, MU 104 Journey Room.

NEW! Tsoo King Memorial Seminar: Dr. Eric Schreiter with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus will speak 3:30 p.m., Nov. 30 in ALS 4001 on “Permanent marking and selective manipulation of active neurons.”

NEW! Critical Questions Series: Elizabeth Sheehan, OSU Assistant Professor of English, will lecture on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 4 p.m. at the Center for Humanities. 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.

NEW! OSU FW Club Presents National Geographic’s Continent 7 with Ari Friedlaender: After watching the episode he will discuss his featured work. Nov. 30 from 5-7 p.m., Linus Pauling 125.

NEW! Triad: The Dec. 1 meeting of Triad, OSU’s faculty and staff club, Alexander Michels, Linus Pauling Institute, will discuss “All There is to C: Vitamin C”. 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 28 to reserve a lunch or to secure your spot, 541-737-7086.

NEW! MBA Information Session. Have you been thinking about graduate school, but not sure where to start? Please join us at: Is an MBA Program a Good Option for Me? Learn How to Prepare for Graduate School. We’ll discuss the MBA program requirements and how to apply for graduate business school. Friday, Dec. 2, 11 a.m. – noon. Austin Hall, Room 126. Register at: https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9RieMrNFUuk35

NEW! State of the University: Join Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray as he highlights the accomplishments of Oregon State University across Oregon, the nation and the world over the past year. He will also present a leadership challenge to renew our commitment to student success and to making a positive, powerful impact on all of those we serve. Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, Oregon Convention Center, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Register today.

NEW! Attention Pharmacists! Meet your annual continuing education requirements with flexible online offerings from OSU. Learn more.

NEW! OSU Offers Online Programs in the High-Demand Field of Medical Billing and Coding. Flexible online programs offer an accelerated pathway to a career in medical coding. Learn more.

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

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.

Tsoo King Memorial Seminar: Dr. Eric Schreiter with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus will speak 5:30 p.m., Nov. 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.

Take Note 

NEW! Newman Civic Fellowship Program Nominations: Student nominations for the Newman Civic Fellowship Program are now being accepted. The Newman Civic Fellowship program is coordinated by Campus Compact and serves to recognize community-committed students who have demonstrated an investment in working towards solutions for challenges facing their communities. If you would like to nominate an OSU student for this fellowship, please complete this online nomination form by Monday Jan. 9, 2017. Questions can be directed to Emily Bowling of Student Leadership & Involvement (Emily.Bowling@oregonstate.edu; 541-737-7673).

NEW! The Oregon Employees’ Charitable Fund Drive OSU campaign has begun! Through December, make your tax-deductible donation and help the people in our communities. It’s possible you already give to some of the over 850 charities listed; however, by giving as part of the CFD, you help to show our neighbors-in-need that we state employees care about them. Please donate now: https://www.ipledgeonline.org/_cfduniversities/. The site’s been populated with your name and OSU ID so login is easy.

NEW! Gender Inclusive Restroom Campus Map: Capital Planning and Development has published an online gender inclusive restroom map of campus. Every effort has been made, and will continue to be made, to provide accurate and current data. We welcome feedback on omissions or errors to campus.gis@oregonstate.edu. The map identifies 145 known gender inclusive restrooms, limited access restrooms are not included. All major renovation and new construction require inclusive restrooms, so the number will continue to grow.

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

Jobs

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

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.

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. 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.

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.

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. Closes Dec. 4.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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:  “Do not now look for the answers. They cannot now be given to you because you could not live them. It is a question of experiencing everything. At present you need to live the question. Perhaps you will gradually, without even noticing it, find yourself experiencing the answer, some distant day.” ~Rainer Maria Rilke. Showers likely, high of 53, low of 40. Partly sunny Tuesday.

Central Oregon: Chance of rain and snow, breezy, high of 40, low of 27. Mostly sunny Tuesday.

Newport: Showers, high of 51, low of 41. Chance of rain tomorrow.

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

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