OSU Today

Dec. 12-16, 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.

Freres going big with new facility for ‘massive plywood panel’ (Gazette-Times)

Officials at Oregon State University’s Advanced Wood Products Laboratory recently announced that they tested a new type of plywood building panel, developed by Freres Lumber Co. of Lyons, that may be the largest such product ever manufactured.

Standing with Standing Rock (Gazette-Times)

The Corvallis Standing with Standing Rock Facebook page has nearly 300 members and features daily posts about the effort to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline. Hundreds of Oregon State University students gathered for a protest this fall.

REEF unveils new lionfish reporting app (Sport Diver)

According to Dr. Stephanie Green, a researcher from Oregon State University, some sites in the Bahamas have seen a 65 percent to 95 percent decline in native fish over a two-period due to lion fish.

Warm Springs woman inducted into Oregon 4-H Hall of Fame (KTVZ)

A long-time 4-H leader from Warm Springs is one of five who have been inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame by the Oregon State University Extension Service.

Diving beetle, first found in bathtub, rediscovered 30 years later (National Geographic)

The Oregon family originally thought their bathtub had been infested by fleas, so they sent a sample of the insect to an entomologist at Oregon State University.

Laura Leong, OSU assistant registrar, passes away in car accident (Daily Barometer)

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office reported a fatal motor accident taking place yesterday morning (Dec. 8) at 8:15 a.m. This accident resulted in the death of Laura Leong, Oregon State University assistance registrar in charge of athletics compliance.

Campus police: Robbery reported outside Poling Hall (Gazette-Times)

Oregon State University’s Department of Public Safety is alerting people on campus to a reported robbery that occurred Friday morning outside of Poling Hall.

Less fragmentation in muzzleloading and black powder cartridge rifles (Science Daily)

Results of the study, by researchers in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Oregon State University, have been published in the Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management.

Big gaps found in ‘survivorship’ care among Latina breast cancer patients in U.S. (Xinhua Net)

However, “results indicate numerous gaps and unmet needs in Latinas’ survivorship care experiences, including problems with finances, continuity of care, unmet needs for information, and symptom management,” said Carolyn Mendez-Luck, one of the authors of the study and an assistant professor in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University (OSU).

5 worthy trees for small gardens (Oregonian)

No worries. The plant world teems with appropriately sized trees. The best place to start a search is in your own backyard. As the saying goes: “Right plant, right place.” Decide where you want a tree first and then find one that fits the site, said Chris Rusch, president of the Douglas County chapter of the Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardener program.

Monday

Winter Break Workshops offered for Qualtrics (12/12), Zotero (12/12), EndNote (12/13), and Get[ting] Recognized (12/13): Hone your survey development skill set by exploring the many and powerful features of Qualtrics (Intro and Advanced). Then get sources and citations organized with Zotero (Intermediate & Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. Explore EndNote (Basic and Intermediate/Advanced) for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. Then check out three online tools/services to help you Get Recognized, making it easier for funders, employers, and colleagues to identify your publications and see how they’re being used. Registration is encouraged but not required: http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu

OSU SEIU Holiday Party for the family: SEIU at OSU is inviting members to attend a holiday party Monday, Dec. 12, 5-8 p.m. in the MU Bowling Alley. Food, raffle prizes, fun!

Tuesday

OSU150 Exhibit initial design concept unveiling – OSU will be celebrating its 150th anniversary starting next year, and one of the elements is a seven-month installation at the Oregon Historical Society Museum in Portland.  The OSU community is invited to hear about the design firm’s initial concept and provide feedback on Tuesday, Dec. 13 from 8 -10 a.m. in the Learning Innovation Center (LINC) room 200.   Learn more about the celebration at OSU150.org, or contact Shelly.signs@oregonstate.edu for more information, or to view a recording of the presentation, if you are unable to participate.

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.

Wednesday

NEW! Women’s Basketball: The OSU Women’s Basketball will be hosting approximately of 7,000 elementary students for the sixth annual Beavers Beyond the Classroom basketball game Dec. 14, 11 a.m. The students will be arriving in over 100 school buses which will cause some congestion to streets and parking lots around Gill Coliseum. All flat lots around Reser Stadium and the gravel lot behind the Hilton will be closed starting at 7 a.m., for the school buses and fans attending the game. Buses will begin arriving at 9:30 a.m. and will be back out starting at 12:30. If you normally park in the Reser lot, you can use the parking structure this day only. Avoid Washington Way, 26th Street, and Ralph Miller Dr. around Gill Coliseum, and watch for children crossing the streets.

CORE 30-Minute WebEx, Using Ad Hoc Lite – Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 2 p.m.: Plan to join the Wednesday WebEx on Dec. 14, 2 p.m. to learn more about CORE Ad Hoc Lite and the associated parameters. Diana Lindsley will walk participants, step-by-step, through the process for creating an ad hoc query. She will discuss the query parameters, define their meanings, and be available to answer questions. You participate from your work station so there is no need to pre-register. Click on or copy and paste the following link into your browser: https://oregonstate.webex.com/oregonstate/j.php?MTID=mfcfaac9ba569864fb4a49a0a2c14d4e7. As directed, enter the following meeting number: 923 272 920. Questions? Contact Diana Lindsley for assistance.

Thursday

OSU SEIU Member meeting: Bargaining updates will be included. Dec. 15, noon- 1 p.m., Valley Library Willamette East. Lunch served.

Bernal retirement: Please join us as we celebrate the retirement of Jo Dee Bernal on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2 -5 p.m., in Memorial Union Journey Room (Rm. 104).

Friday

Beaver Classic Cheese Sales: Come purchase your favorite Beaver Classic Cheeses. Take home some of our new flavors…Porter Soaked, Hard Cider Soaked or Pinot Soaked Cheddars. Or our newest Award Winner…Smoked Cheddar – American Cheese Society 3rd Place 2016. Fridays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Withycombe 159. For more information robin.frojen@oregonstate.edu

Upcoming events

NEW! OSU Staff Art Exhibit & Reception: Celebrate works of art created by OSU staff and retirees at the 7th Annual OSU Staff Art Exhibit. Visit with the artists at a reception on Tues., Dec. 20 from 5-7 p.m. at the LaSells Stewart Center Giustina Galleria. The exhibit runs from Tues., Dec. 13-Sun., Jan. 29. For more information, contact University Events at events@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-6522.

NEW! MLK Celebration events: The 2017 MLK Celebration will be Jan. 14-20, 2017. An important part of the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration are events envisioned by Oregon State community members to collaboratively learn about, reflect on and carry on the legacy of Dr. King. To be included on this year’s calendar, please submit your event to http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/diversity/events-and-initiatives/dr-martin-luther-king-jr-celebration/celebration-events by Dec. 28.

Take Note 

NEW! Printing and Mailing Services  will close our Xpress Stop location on Dec. 23 and will reopen on Jan. 9, 2017 as Printing and Mailing @ the MU in a new location at MU62 (currently occupied by Many Hands Trading). Beginning with our reopening we will no longer offer personal shipping services at our MU location. This location will still be available for all your printing and Scantron exam needs as well as serve as a drop off location for department and prepaid packages.  Personal shipments can be processed at our Research Way facility at 4700 SW Research Way. We also will continue to offer sales of USPS stamps and metered mailed for all customers. We look forward to seeing you at our new location in the new year.

NEW! MLK Celebration legacy award nominations: Two legacy awards are awarded each year at the Peace Breakfast by the Celebration committee. The Phyllis S. Lee Award honors a member of the Oregon State community who exemplifies Dr. Lee’s commitment and dedication to social justice and the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Frances Dancy Hooks Award recognizes Oregon State students, staff or faculty who exemplify Frances Dancy Hooks’ work: building bridges across cultures, showing courage in promoting diversity, and proudly “Walking the Talk.” Please consider nominating a colleague deserving of one of these awards: http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/diversity/events-and-initiatives/dr-martin-luther-king-jr-celebration/celebration-legacy-awards. Nominations will be accepted until Dec. 28.

NEW! Research Development: The Office for Research Development emails a Weekly Update with information on Limited Submissions, Foundation, Featured Funding opportunities, and special Research Office announcements.   Click to Subscribe to the Research ListServ and receive the Weekly Update. Or email Research.Development@oregonstate.edu with your name and we will add you to the ListServ.

NEW! Incentive Programs: The Research Office is launching two new Incentive Programs.    Small Grants (SG).  This program will support individual faculty research across OSU, and will support both the development of extramural grant proposal development and scholarly activities that advance SP3.0.  The SGs will have two categories.  Category 1. Individual grants will range from $15,000 – $25,000 with a total program budget of about $80,000/y.   Category 2. Individual grants will range from $3,000 – $7,000 with a total program budget of about $90,000. Large Program Development (LPD) grants program will stimulate major, transdisciplinary, extramurally-funded research programs by supporting multidisciplinary teams to work together to form new research cores at OSU that advance SP3.0. The LPD program will have a budget of about $160k/y for all LPDs, with expectation of launching two per year.  Questions?  Click on this LINK for complete details Incentive.Programs@oregonstate.edu

NEW! External Course Fees Updated:  Oregon State University will take written comments on its proposed updates to OSU Standard 576-010 University Fees through the end of business on Friday, December 30, 2016.  The purpose of the comment period is to receive public feedback regarding updates to the fall FY17 external fee proposals before they become effective on January 1, 2017.  The proposed fees can be reviewed at the Valley Library circulation desk.  Comments should be directed to Susan Barba at susan.barba@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! How Can I Help—Charitable Fund Drive. Is there something that is getting in the way that I can help with? Is there a step in the donation process that is awkward? Please let me know so that I can remedy the situation: Rita.Brown@oregonstate.edu or 7-5547. The OSU campaign for the Oregon Employees’ Charitable Fund Drive ends with the end of December. Please give now: https://www.ipledgeonline.org/_cfduniversities/. Thank you!

Recognizing excellence in science spanning seven decades: The College of Science congratulates its 2016 Alumni Award recipients: alumnus and professor emeritus of chemistry Ken Hedberg (’43) for the inaugural Lifetime Achievement in Science Award, Gretchen Schuette (’80) for the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, Ben (’51) and Elaine Whiteley (’53) for the Distinguished Service Award, and Scott Clark (‘08) for the Young Alumni Award.

Looking for meals on campus during Winter Break? Check food.oregonstate.edu for updated hours of service. Some restaurants and cafes close during the break period, and some will be operating on holiday hours. Southside Station at Arnold Dining Center will be open every day throughout the break period—including holidays—to serve students, faculty, staff and guests.

Momentum! One of the College of Engineering’s strategic goals is to become a recognized model as an inclusive and collaborative community. This effort goes far beyond adapting our hiring and admission practices. It encompasses the ways we talk with each other, how we choose and design our research projects, how we prioritize our time and energy, and much more. In this latest issue of Momentum!, we illustrate our three-dimensional approach to transforming our culture: 1) achieving diversity among the people we recruit and hire, 2) revamping our systems and processes to eliminate barriers to inclusivity and a collaborative mindset, and 3) contributing to the evolution of knowledge through relevant research and policymaking.

Resident Research Fellowships: 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. Application forms and information about awards may be found online at http://oregonstate.edu/dept/humanities/fellowship-program.

Training Awareness:  OSU OSP and community responders will be conducting Active Shooter training in Wilkinson Hall on December 13, 14, and 15.  There will be many first response vehicles in the area as responders go through scenario training.  For the responders and your safety, please be aware and obey the training signs that will be posted in the area.  Contact Mike Bamberger at michael.bamberger@oregonstate.edu if you have any questions.

Volunteers needed:  OSU OSP will be hosting an Active Shooter response class Dec. 13, 14, and 15 for local law enforcement and medical responders at OSU.  We need volunteer actors (no experience required) to help create realistic scenarios for responders.  Please visit www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090F4BA8AC2EABF49-december for more information and to sign up if you can help on any day of the exercise.  Contact Mike Bamberger at michael.bamberger@oregonstate.edu if you have any questions.

Faculty Funding Opportunity: The Center for Teaching and Learning provides funding and instructional design support for the redesign of existing Corvallis campus courses as reduced-meeting-time hybrid courses. These funds are in support of participation in a faculty learning community in spring term and the development of a hybrid course. See Request for Proposals; apply by Jan. 10, 2017. Questions? Contact cub.kahn@oregonstate.edu

Health and Safety: Did you know that you can access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://oregonstate.edu/ehs/casc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online. The University Health and Safety Committee also wants to promote health and safety through training the body to safely handle real-life situations at work or home through general fitness, which is important to preventing injuries. Please watch this strengthen and lengthen video from SAIF http://www.saif.com/safetyandhealth/strengthen-and-lengthen.html

News from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences: Read inspiring stories of serendipity for one of our graduate students and three alumnae, a recap of our annual GridIron event and some of our faculty’s latest research and more here and in Synergies. http://bit.ly/2h7qSfz

 Older adult volunteers needed for a multivitamin and immune function research study (Corvallis):  If you are healthy, age 60-75, non-smoking, not consuming foods or supplements high in zinc or vitamin D, and do not have allergies, diabetes, kidney, thyroid or intestinal problems or bariatric surgery, you may qualify to participate.  The study will take 15 weeks, and volunteers will receive $50. Principal Investigator: Adrian “Fritz” Gombart.  Contact Sandra Uesugi, RN for more information: Sandra.uesugi@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-3594

OSU hazelnut study (Corvallis): Volunteers needed! Role of Hazelnut Consumption in Improving Micronutrient Status in Older Adults. Principal Investigator: Dr. Maret Traber, Linus Pauling Institute, OSU. If you are healthy, age 55 or older, don’t use tobacco, don’t take vitamin E and are not allergic to nuts, you may qualify to participate. Participants will eat hazelnuts daily for 16 weeks.  Contact Alexander Michels for more information: Alexander.Michels@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-8730.

Traffic and Maintenance

NEW! Campus Way East: The Oregon State Police will be hosting an Active Shooter Law Enforcement and Emergency Medical Services Response Training next week. The Campus Way East Lot (#3311) will be closed Dec. 13-15, 2016, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. (View Map). This lot will open when the event is finished and the area is safe to enter.

Winter Break Central Shuttle Route:  Beaver Bus shuttle operations will be limited to one bus on the Central route from Monday, Dec. 9, 2016 to Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. The Beaver Bus will not be running on Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, or Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. Visit http://transportation.oregonstate.edu/transportation-services/osu-beaver-bus for more information.

Power shutdown: Pacific Power, our electrical utility provider, has a need to make repairs that will result in the power being shutdown to the following buildings: For this repair to happen they will need to de-energize the circuit that feeds the following buildings: Facilities Shops, Goss Stadium, INTO Building, Navy ROTC & Tebeau Hall. We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause, however this shutdown is necessary so Pacific Power can make the necessary repairs to ensure life safety and protect the integrity of the campus electrical grid. The shutdown will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17 and we anticipate they will restore power by 11 a.m.

De-energizing circuit feeds: Pacific Power, our electrical utility provider, has a need to make a circuit repair in Weatherford Hall. For this repair to happen they will need to de-energize the circuit that feeds the following buildings: Buxton, Callahan, Cauthorn, Fairbanks, Gladys Valley Gymnastics, Hawley, Heckert, Kerr Admin, Joyce Collin Furman, Langton, McAlexander Fieldhouse, McNary, Moreland, Pharmacy, Poling, Reed Lodge, Snell, Waldo, Weatherford, West Dining & Wilson. We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause, however this shutdown is necessary so Pacific Power can make the necessary repairs to ensure life safety and protect the integrity of the campus electrical grid. The shutdown will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17 and we anticipate they will restore power by 5 p.m.

Jobs

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

EXTENDED: Accountant 2 – The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Accountant 2. Posting # P00639CT.  Closing date extended to Dec. 12.

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.  Closes Dec. 12. 

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management (PCMM) is seeking one full-time Property Specialist 3. Posting Number: P00660CT.  Closes Dec. 12.

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 Dec. 12.

Evening & Weekend Event Manager University Conference Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Evening & Weekend Event Manager. Posting # P00905UF. Closes Dec. 12.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management (PCMM) is seeking one full-time Warehouse Operations Coordinator. Posting Number: P00649CT.  Closes Dec. 12.

Education Program Assistant 2 – The Division of Outreach & Engagement and the Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service invites applications for a (.80 FTE) Education Program Assistant 2 (EPA2).  This position will be located in Madras, Oregon.  Posting# P00656CT.  Full consideration date is Dec. 12.  Closes Dec. 27.

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.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Program Rep 1-Insurance Coordinator, Posting #P00657CT.  For full consideration apply by Dec. 14. Position closes Dec. 30.

Business Manager/Fiscal Coordinator – The Marine Mammal Institute invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Business Manager/Fiscal Coordinator position. Posting #P00896UF. Closes Dec. 14.  This position is located in Newport, Oregon.

Finance Coordinator – The University Administration Business Center in Corvallis invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) hourly, 12-month Finance Coordinator. Posting # P006903UF. Closes Dec. 14.

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.

The Graduate School at Oregon State University (OSU) is seeking one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 2. Posting # P00651CT.  Closes Dec. 16.

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.

Instructional Designer– Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Instructional Designer who is goal-oriented, quality-conscious, results-driven, and familiar with educational theory as it applies to distance learning as well as instructional technology. This position will provide knowledge and creativity in enhancing the development and design of courses; hands-on instructional design support, and consulting support for faculty and instructors developing courses and interactive learning modules. Posting #P00901UF. Closes Dec 18.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – The Crop/Soil Extension Field Facility office at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Assistant Professor of Practice position. This position will be located in Klamath Falls.  Posting # P00927UF.  Closes Jan. 19.

The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool for a part-time (0.6 FTE) Oncology Clinical Trials Coordinator on Dec. 20.  Interested parties should apply to posting #P00135CT no later than midnight on Dec. 19 for full consideration.  Additional applications will be considered through Dec. 31.  Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered.

Information Technology Consultant -competency level 3– The University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) Salary, 12-month Information Technology Consultant -competency level 3, Post # P00663CT   Closes Dec. 19.

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.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Articulation Coordinator position for the Admissions Office at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #P00643CT. Closes Dec. 22.

Financial Aid and Veterans Coordinator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Financial Aid and Veterans Coordinator.  Posting # P00924UF.  Full consideration date Dec 23. Closes Dec. 30.

The Graduate School is seeking a Graduate Program Analyst. This is a part-time (.5 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean.  This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting Number: P00908UF.  Closes Dec. 27.

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.

Administrative Program Assistant – Biological & Ecological Engineering/Water Resources Graduate Program is seeking to fill one full-time APA Position. Posting #P00654CT. Closes Jan. 2.

UPDATED! Director- Student Transformative Learning – The Office of Student Affairs Research, Evaluation and Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Director- Student Transformative Learning. Posting # P00934UF. Closes Jan. 3.

Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Medical Aide, Posting #P00653CT.  Closes Jan. 3.

NEW! Academic Advisor –  College of Engineering, School of Civil & Construction Engineering (CCE) is seeking application for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the School Head. Posting # P00930UF.  Closes Jan. 9.

Assistant or Associate Professor in the Energy Systems Engineering Program.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9 month Assistant or Associate Professor in the Energy Systems Engineering Program.  Posting # P00898UF.  Full consideration Jan. 15, 2017. Closes Jan. 31, 2017.

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

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. Closes March 15, 2017.

 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 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. Closes June 30, 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.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Student Services Coordinator. This position is responsible for operations and implementation of high impact programs and initiatives within Student Services including; International Student Orientation, Special Programs, assessment, and other student services efforts which impact the student experience. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=18104&lang=en_US&source=CC2

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.

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

Weather

Corvallis: “When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” ~ Albert Camus. Chance of showers Monday, sunny Tuesday, and a chance of rain Wednesday, with a possibility of snow on Thursday, and rain returning Friday. Highs in the 40s, lows dipping into the 20s.

Central Oregon: Chance of snow showers Monday, sunny Tuesday and snow the rest of the week. Highs in the 20s to 30s, lows in the teens.

Newport: Showers Monday, sunny Tuesday, and a chance of rain the rest of the week. Highs in the 40s, lows in the 30s.

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

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