OSU Today

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017

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.

Oregon ocean tragedy underscores need for greater awareness (Register-Guard)

In fact, Tuba Ozkan-Haller of Oregon State University has just finished the first year of a three-year research project to devise a sneaker wave early warning system, a project funded by the National Science Foundation. She hopes the warnings will be sent out by the National Weather Service.

OSU online program ranked in top 10 nationally (KEZI)

Oregon State University’s online bachelor’s degree and engineering programs are ranked among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

 Peace Breakfast, keynote celebrate Martin Luther King (LIFE@OSU)

Oregon State University’s annual Martin Luther King Peace Breakfast took place in a new location this year to accommodate the event’s growing popularity, and the CH2M HILL Alumni Center ballroom was packed with guests gathered to celebrate King’s legacy.

People with metabolic syndrome may need more vitamin E, new research shows (Health Medicine Network)

This study was done by researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University and the Human Nutrition Program at The Ohio State University, as a double-blind, crossover clinical trial focusing on vitamin E levels in people with metabolic syndrome. It was supported by the National Institutes of Health, the National Dairy Council and DSM Nutrition.

Why Trump is having such a hard time finding celebrities to attend his inauguration (Marketwatch)

Trump’s inauguration has become a flashpoint for this growing resistance economy, which has empowered consumers and bedeviled celebrities (and even some companies, including L.L. Bean) on social media, experts say. “It is due to the proliferation, speed, and reach of social media that we perceive the resistance economy as a growing phenomenon in 2017,” Ryann Reynolds-McIlnay, assistant professor of merchandising management at Oregon State University College of Business in Corvallis.

Researchers track cows to determine riparian area impact (Wallowa County Chieftain)

Using GPS tracking technology, a five-year Oregon State University study shows grazing cows spend little time in streams.

Well, well, well (Oregon Coast Today)

Gunter is an associate professor in the School of Biological and Population Health Sciences at Oregon State University’s College of Public Health and Human Services. She also serves as director of the Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention Research Core at the Hallie Ford Center for Healthy Children and Families. Her research focuses on developing, implementing and evaluating physical activity programs and has directed efforts towards individuals, families, childcare environments, schools and rural populations.

Today

How to Become an Aid Worker? As part of OSU Global Forum series, Diversity & Cultural Engagement in partnership with OSU Policy Analysis Laboratory has invited field team representatives from Mercy Corps to talk about ongoing global crises. International development workers stationed in Portland, Turkey and Nairobi will be calling in via skype to discuss their work and will advise students on how to find employment in this sector. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 9 a.m., SEC 112.

Library Workshops offered on Spreadsheet Best Practices for Research and Zotero: Check out Spreadsheet Best Practices for Research on Jan. 18 to strengthen your data collection, analysis and sharing, and quality control. Then, on Jan. 19, get your sources and citations organized with Zotero (Intermediate & Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. View all the offerings in the library’s winter workshop series at: http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required. Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu

Self-care workshop: Come to the Pride Center on Wednesday, Jan. 18 from 2-4 p.m., for a self-care workshop. Winter term can be one of the most challenging for students, with changes in weather stimulating Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and other mental health states. There will be a presentation addressing the ways social injustices affect mental health for historically underrepresented and marginalized communities, and how they navigate these lived experiences. A conversation with a representative of Active Minds, and activities centered on self-care and mindfulness will follow. This event will be the first in a series of self-care workshops addressing specific communities at each of OSU’s Cultural Resource Centers.

Speaking Justice: a night of spoken word poetry by the OSU community and our feature artist, TOO BLACK, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 7 p.m., MU Lounge. The workshop “History of Race Relations at OSU” will be held prior to the performance, 3-5 p.m. in the Valley Library 5th floor Special Collections & Archives Research Center, room 5069. In the workshop, facilitated by TOO BLACK, participants will learn about the history of race relations at OSU and its connections to contemporary issues. To register of the workshop or for more information, 541-737-3653 natalia.fernandez@oregonstate.edu

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar: Keith Dunker, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Indiana University, will present a seminar “A Toolkit for Developmental Biology: Intrinsically Disordered Protein, Alternative Splicing, and Post-translational Modification (IDP-AS-PTM)” on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 3:30 p.m., in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

NEW! EECB Seminar Series – Katy Moriarty : “Ecology and conservation of rare forest carnivores in the Pacific states” – Wednesday, Jan. 18, 4 p.m., LinC 302. WebEx Link: https://oregonstate.webex.com/oregonstate/j.php?MTID=m65235659c16a7f3527d5f79b9aae76a2

Ecology, Evolution and Conservation of Biodiversity Seminar Series: Andy Jones, OSU. “Intraspective variation in drought responses of tropical tree seedlings: consequences for species distributions.” Jan. 18. LINC 302 4 p.m.

Bend Science Pub: A special Science Pub will put science on the back seat and bring music to attendees’ ears on Tuesday, Jan. 17, with a presentation of popular music delivered through the eyes of seasoned GRAMMY professional and noted blues and rock historian, Bob Santelli. Santelli is now director of popular music and performing arts with Oregon State University’s College of Liberal Arts. Networking and food and beverage service begin at 5:30 p.m., and the presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. Science Pubs are free to community members, but reservations are required.  Space is limited to 100 guests. Register by 5 p.m. the day prior to each Science Pub at  http://www.osucascades.edu/sciencepubs.

Upcoming events

NEW! Imagining Oregon State: Join the Oregon State University community for creative reflection on the legacy of Dr. King, our current context, and imagining what Oregon State can and will be in the future. Using prompts, participants will have opportunities to share their thoughts of hope and voice their fears in a safe environment. Friday, Jan. 20, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., SEC 112. For details, view the event on Facebook.

NEW! Music a la Carte presents Cellophoria, a high-energy cello quartet. Friday, Jan. 20 at noon in the Memorial Union Lounge. Free.

NEW! The Literary Northwest Series: Jeff Fearnside and Jesse Donaldson, fiction. Jan. 20, 7:30 p.m., in the Valley Library Rotunda.

NEW! Citizenfour screening: A screening of the documentary Citizenfour will be held Jan. 25, followed by a conversation with Cooper Brinson, staff attorney of the Civil Liberties Defense Center. Bring your questions about your legal rights: what they are and what to do if they’re violated. Jan. 25, 6 p.m., Kelley 1001. Sponsored by OSU Libraries & Press and the School of Language, Writing, and Film.

PFLA Winter Luncheon: Professional Faculty Leadership Association (PFLA) invites you to attend the Annual PFLA Winter Luncheon Jan. 19 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., in The LaSells Stewart Center Giustina Gallery.  Enjoy a catered lunch by OSU Catering showcasing new and favorite menu items and guest speaker Russell Houghtaling, OSU Associate Athletic Director for Ideation.    Cost $15, RSVP at Winterfest

The Little Gallery will present Source, a group exhibition of works featuring Liisa Rahkonen, Sandra Roumagoux, and Eliza Murphy, from Jan. 9 through Feb.17, with an opening on Jan. 19 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. All are welcome! Source will present paintings, sculptures and box shrines that reference the sacredness of our rivers and coastal waters – the very source of life.

Student artwork: Each year the Beth Ray Center for Academic Support displays artwork created by current OSU students. You are welcome to join us for an upcoming Open House Thursday, Jan. 19 from 4-6 p.m., in the Beth Ray Center for Academic Support, 671 SW 26th Street. It is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will be provided.

Helvie retirement: The School of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering invites you to a reception honoring Phyllis Helvie, who is retiring after nearly 30 years of service to OSU.  The reception will be held on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 4:30 – 6 p.m., at the Giustina Gallery in The LaSells Stewart Center.

OSU student art exhibit: The Fairbanks Gallery at Oregon State University will host “Montage,” an exhibition of art and poetry by OSU students, Dec. 9 through Jan. 23. An artist’s talk and public reception will take place in the gallery at 5 p.m. on Jan. 19. The event is free and open to the public. The Fairbanks Gallery is located on the first floor of Fairbanks Hall, 220 S.W. 26th St., on OSU’s Corvallis campus. It is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. the third Thursday of each month for the Corvallis Arts Walk. Admission is free.

Starker Lecture Series film:Pedal Driven” a ‘bikeumentary’ by Howell at the Moon Productions, followed by a Q&A with film producer Jamie Howell. Jan. 19 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 S.W. Madison Ave.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales 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.

Board of Trustees: The OSU Board of Trustees will meet Friday, Jan. 20. The meeting is open to the public and will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the MU Horizon Room. Other committees of the Board will meet Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the CH2M Hill Alumni Center Willamette Room and Thursday, Jan. 19, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the MU Horizon Room. These meetings are also open to the public. The agendas and meeting materials will be posted as they are available at http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/trustees/meetings. If special accommodation is required, call 541-737-3449 or email marcia.stuart@oregonstate.edu at least 72 hours in advance.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Christina Cappy, lecturer in Education Policy at Central Oregon Community College, will give a lecture on “Unity, Fragmentation and the Moral Self in South African High Schools.” She will speak on Jan. 20 from noon to 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s “Tan Sack” Lecture Series.

NEW! When Wellness was Weird In 2017, “wellness” is a familiar feel-good label slapped on everything from smoothies and school lunch programs to swanky real estate developments. But it was not always so. Historian and wellness advocate Natalia Mehlman Petrzela, Ph.D., explains where our current wellness fascination originated and how it’s grown into a massive movement. Friday, Jan. 20 at 3 p.m. in the MU Journey room 104.

NEW! CTL Winter 2017 Symposium: Join us for CTL’s Humor, Care, and Contemplation Winter Symposium! Morning sessions include: The OSU Innovation Initiative: How does disruptive innovation work, and who are we disrupting?; Contemplative Practices as a Tool Towards Seeking Balance; Negotiating Difficult Discussions with Care; and What’s funny . . . and not so funny? What do political cartoons communicate about teaching, learning and higher education? For the first time CTL will host an “Ask and Expert Resource Fair” in the afternoon. Several OSU departments will facilitate booths to share their expertise with you in conversations and mini-consultations. Jan. 26, Memorial Union Horizon Room 49. Register here.

NEW! Faculty/Staff FREE Nutrition Sessions:  The OSU dietetic interns are offering free nutrition counseling sessions to faculty and staff.  Appointments are available on Friday Jan. 27 at noon or 1 p.m.; and Friday Feb. 17 at 11 a.m., noon, or 1 p.m.  Can count towards your HEM requirement!  Email michelle.bump@oregonstate.edu to schedule your appointment.

NEW! Core Curriculum: Core Curriculum for OSU Managers and Supervisors is open for registration. Core Curriculum is a blended training program that includes 10-hours of prerequisite online training followed by classroom sessions (one full day-Jan. 31, and two ½-day-Feb. 2 and Feb. 7). Core Curriculum prepares you to effectively supervise with greater institutional knowledge of policies, conditions of employment, legal responsibilities, and administrative procedures. You will also meet topic experts who can be a helpful resource for you. Register at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23. There is no cost to attend.

NEW! Learning workshops: New winter term employee learning workshops, presented by the Center for Training & Organizational Development, are open for registration. Workshops include: “De-Junking: Helping You Manage the Small and Big Things That Clutter Your Work and Life,” (Feb. 17, 8:30-11:30 a.m.) and “Coaching: A Process for Developing Talent,” (March 2, 8:30-11:30 a.m.). Sessions are free to OSU employees and departments.  Visit http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=23  for details and registration.

EMT Seminar: May Berenbaum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will present a seminar “Buzzkill—can the honey bee survive the 21st century?” on Thursday, Jan. 19 at 4 p.m., in the Learning Innovation Center, room 210.

Mindfulness Meditation: Did you know that regular mindfulness meditation can reduce stress, increase happiness, improve cognitive function, and boost your immune system? CAPS invites all faculty and staff to begin or enhance their mindfulness practice with free weekly drop-in meditation sessions. All skill levels welcome! Facilitated by Jim Gouveia, LCSW. Each Thursday through finals week at 12:30-1 p.m. 5th floor Snell Hall.

8th ANNUAL Environmental & Molecular Toxicology Research Day: The event features keynote speaker, May Berenbaum, Professor and Chair, of the Department of Entomology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  This is an all-day event highlighting the Environmental and Molecular Toxicology faculty and graduate students research on how toxicologists study the effects of chemicals on humans and the environment, create safer foods and consumer products, and protect the environment and public health.  Registration is free, but you must register in advance by Thursday, Jan. 19.  http://emt.oregonstate.edu/ to register and for additional information.

Academic Technology webinar: Welcome All Learners Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, Jan. 19, 10-10:30 am to learn about ReadSpeaker and TextAid, accessibility tools in Canvas to support students with multiple learning styles as well as English language learners. Register for information on joining this free webinar presented by OSU’s Canvas support team. Find more webinars here. Questions? Email us: Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Academic Technology webinar: Paving the Road in Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2-2:30 p.m. to learn about some basic course design considerations to improve accessibility. Register for information on joining this free webinar presented by OSU’s Canvas support team. Find more webinars here. Questions? Email us: Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Open Forums for Director, Student Conduct & Community Standards position finalists: Campus and community partners are invited to attend finalists’ presentations focusing on pressing issues in student conduct work and creating meaningful, positive change. Open Forums are Jan. 23 and 24 from 11-11:45 a.m. in MU206.  Your participation and support of this recruitment is greatly appreciated. Position information and candidates’ bio information will be available at the sessions. For accommodations related to disability please contact deanofstudents@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-9035.

Search Advocate workshops: Winter term Search Advocate initial and update workshops are now available for registration at http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=45 .  Search Advocates are external search committee members trained to help enhance the fairness, validity, and diversity of university search and selection efforts. Any member of the OSU community may participate in the initial workshop series to become a search advocate; only trained search advocates may attend the update sessions.

Accessibility Basics for the Web: Learn how to make websites accessible to people with disabilities. We’ll also discuss the OSU Policy on Information Technology Accessibility. All are welcome, employees with website responsibilities are encouraged if they have not attended yet. Register for a session, offered Jan. 25, Feb. 24, Mar. 13.

Take Note 

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

Mid-month Emergency Preparedness Topic – Illness in Cold Weather.  With low temperatures comes a responsibility to prepare and take precautions against cold weather illness. Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Apply now for Ecampus professional development funds: Oregon State Ecampus invites faculty, staff and administrators to pursue professional development related to online and hybrid education. Further your professional goals while promoting effective teaching and learning in OSU’s online and hybrid courses. Funding is available for professorial faculty and professional faculty and advisors. The application deadline is Feb. 7, so learn more and apply online today.

Recruiting Faculty & Staff for 2017 Lu’au Hula Performance: Hui O Hawai’i will be hosting the OSU 62nd Annual Lu’au on April 22. We are excited again to share our Pacific Islander cultures with OSU and the greater campus community. We would like to include faulty and staff to participate. No prior experience necessary, only a desire to learn and a commitment to practice weekly. A showcase of the “I Lava You” hula will occur on Jan. 19, at 6:30 p.m. in LINC 302. Weekly Sunday practices will begin January. If interested please contact Jackie at corpusj@oregonstate.edu.

University Chorale – Calling all Singers! Join the OSU University Chorale for music, camaraderie and fun – no singing experience needed. Meets Tuesday & Thursday, noon-1 p.m. in Benton 204. Visit liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/SACacademy for more information.

Long Term Research Rooms: Apply for a long-term (6 to 12 months) research room at the Valley Library.  Doctoral candidates and faculty members engaged in special projects may apply.  Applications (available here) will be considered based on project merits and specific need for library space and materials.  The application deadline is Feb. 13 and decisions will be made Feb. 24.  Please complete and return to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu.

Women’s Giving Circle grant proposals: The OSU Women’s Giving Circle is still accepting proposals for grants to be awarded in May 2017. The applications are due by Tuesday, January 17. To apply for a grant, please visit www.osufoundation.org/wgc_grant. Questions contact Kellie Parker at 541-737-4691 or Kellie.Parker@oregonstate.edu.

Clothing donations sought: OSU MANRRS (Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences), is currently seeking donations of ‘lightly used’ professional business attire for our 12th annual Career Wardrobe event, which will be held Feb. 16 in the MU Ballroom open to all OSU students. The annual Career Wardrobe event helps all OSU students prepare for the winter term career fairs and supports student members attending the MANRRS National Conference. Current donation drop off locations are 158 or 147 Strand Agricultural Hall (STAG) and OSU Career Development Center located at B008 Kerr on campus. The Beaver Store in Portland is also a donation center which is located at 538 SW 6th Ave.

Winter Wonderings: Applications are still being accepted for Winter Wonderings, OSU’s precollege program for talented, gifted and highly able students presently in grades 3-9.  oregonstate.edu/precollege/winter. For questions, contact dennis.hickey@oregonstate.edu

Traffic and Maintenance

NEW! Campus Way: As part of the Kelley Engineering Center 3010 Hydronic Cooling Helium Compressor Project, Campus Way between 26th Street and Memorial Way, will be closed Jan. 18 from 7 – 10 a.m. for a crane pick to set the new chiller on the rooftop of Kelley Engineering Building.

Bloss Hall and Kerr: On Wednesday, Jan. 18, 10 spaces in the Bloss Hall West lot (View Map) will be reserved for the Board of Trustees from 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. On Thursday and Friday, Jan. 19 & 20, 10 metered spaces in the Kerr Admin Jefferson lot (View Map) will be reserved for the Board of Trustees from 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. each day.

Reed Lodge: Due to replacing a bleeder valve, the condenser in Reed Lodge will be shut down Jan. 18 from 7 a..m – 5 p.m.  There will be no heat to the building during this time.

Jobs

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

Accountant 1 – The Forestry, Oceanic and Atmospheric Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position.  Position #P00690CT.  Full consideration Jan. 18.  Closes Jan. 31.

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.

Human Resources Consultant 1  The University Administrative Business Center in Corvallis invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Human Resources Consultant 1, Posting # P00980UF. Closes Jan. 20.

Temporary Administrative Program Assistant – The Office for Commercialization and Corporate Development in the VP for Research Office is seeking a full-time Temporary Administrative Program Assistant, working with the Intellectual Property and Licensing and Industry Contracts Teams. Posting # P00710CT. Closes Jan. 20.

Library Technician 3 – The Special Collections and Archives Research Center at Valley Library invites applications for a part-time (.8 FTE), 12-month, limited term Public Services Assistant. To review posting and apply, go to http://oregonstate.edu/jobs. Apply to posting #36690. Closes Jan 20.

Veterinary Technician. Oregon State University’s Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital seeks a full-time Certified Veterinary Technician for employment in our Large Animal Teaching Hospital.  The hospital is part of OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine and provides excellent benefits and a competitive salary. To apply online, go to http://oregonstate.edu/jobs. Review and apply to posting #P00671CT by Jan. 20.

NEW! Temporary Administrative Program Assistant – The School of Civil and Construction Engineering is recruiting for a temporary part-time Administrative Program Assistant @ .33 FTE.  Please see posting  P00713CT for more details.  Closes Jan. 23.

Web Developer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), Web Developer who works as part of the Course Development and Training team, collaborates with faculty, administrators and other clients to design and develop instructional technology and other web-based educational resources for courses and modules. This position designs, develops, tests, implements, and maintains web and multimedia applications. Posting #P00672CT. Closes Jan 23.

Consultant – Academic Advisor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Academic Advisor position. Posting P00983UF. Full consideration date is Jan. 17. Closes Jan. 23.

NEW! Employee & Labor Relations Officer (Internal Employment Opportunity) – The Office of Human Resources is seeking a Professional Faculty Officer 1 or Senior Professional Faculty Officer 2, depending on qualifications and experience. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term position. Posting #P00995UF. Closes Jan. 24.

Education Program Assistant 1: Sea Grant invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), limited duration Education Program Assistant based out of Washington County Extension office (Beaverton). Posting #00704CT. Closes Jan. 24.

Parent & Family Program Coordinator – The Office of New Student Programs & Family Outreach (NSPFO) Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Parent & Family Program Coordinator, Post # P00969UF. Full consideration date Jan. 23. Closes Jan. 24.

The Office of Admissions is seeking an Assistant Director of Admissions for Recruitment. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00943UF. Closes Jan. 23.

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. http://mu.oregonstate.edu/guestservices/job-application

Memorial Union Information Desk C 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. http://mu.oregonstate.edu/guestservices/job-application

Education Program Assistant 1: Sea Grant invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), limited duration Education Program Assistant based out of Washington County Extension office (Beaverton). Posting #00704CT. Closes Jan. 24.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Marketing and Communications Coordinator. The Marketing and Communications Coordinator (MCC) will be responsible for developing and coordinating marketing and communications to support INTO OSU and its partnership with Oregon State University. The MCC produces print and electronic materials to build awareness of the university and drive international student recruitment from global markets to INTO OSU. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=20024&lang=en_US&source=CC3 Please apply by 5 p.m., Jan. 24.

The Office of Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking a Construction Contracts Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00976UF. Full-consideration date of Jan. 25; closes March 7.

News Editor-News and Research Communications OSU News and Research Communications is seeking a News Editor. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P00985UF. Closes Jan. 26. http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/37007

Faculty Research Assistant-Plant Pathology, 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 # P00947UF  Closes Jan 27.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Assistant International Marketing and Recruitment Manager position. The Assistant Marketing and Recruitment Manager, under the direction of the INTO OSU Marketing and Recruitment Manager (MRM), will be responsible for strategic planning and decision making for business in assigned markets. For more information, please click on the link provided below. Close Jan. 28. https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=18963&lang=en_US&source=CC3

NEW! PACE Student Employee – Professional and Continuing Education is looking for a part-time, maximum 20 hours per week, student employee to provide course enrollment and administrative office support to the PACE enrollment team. PACE is looking for an outgoing, detail oriented student with excellent communication skills. Posting #P01645SE. Closes Jan 29.

Human Resources Technician  The Arts and Sciences Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Human Resources Technician, Posting # P00993UF. Closes Jan. 29.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Student Care and Conduct Coordinator. This position is designed to provide an additional layer of care and support to INTO OSU students. The Care and Conduct Coordinator works closely with the INTO OSU Academic Team, Conduct offices, the INTO OSU Student Services team, and other campus partners to support students in navigating campus processes and accessing resources. For more information or to apply please follow the link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=20083&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Deadline for application is Jan. 29.

NEW! Program Representative 1 – The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Program Representative 1, Post # P00723CT. Full consideration date Jan. 30. Closes Feb. 3.

The Office of Institutional Diversity is seeking a Assistant Director of Outreach. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Chief Diversity Officer. Posting #P00952UF. Closes Jan. 30.

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. Closes Jan. 31.

Entomology Research Associate (Post Doc) – The Mid-Columbia Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Hood River, Oregon, invites applications for a full-time, 1.0 FTE, Research Associate (Post Doc), for entomology research on pears and cherries, and to provide outreach to local producers.  Posting #P00906UF http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/35537The closing date is Jan. 31.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Chinese Language and Culture Advisor. This position is designed to enhance Chinese-speaking students’ academic success at INTO OSU through proactive outreach and advising. The Chinese Language and Culture Advisor supports students with issues of academic and cultural adjustment at OSU. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=20243&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Feb. 1. 

START Leader  The Office of New Student Programs & Family Outreach Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) hourly, approximately 30-hours a week, 12-month START Leader, Posting #P01662SE. Closes Feb. 3.

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.

 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.

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. Posting #P00597UF, Closes June 15.

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, Posting #P00598UF. Closes June 15.

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, Posting #P00599UF. Closes June 15.

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, Posting #P00600UF. Closes June 15.

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, Posting #P00166AW. Closes June 30.

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), Posting #P00140AW. Closes June 30.

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for a driven individuals to fill two entry-level professional position:  Assistant Director, Regional Programs Portland and Assistant Direction, Regional Programs California. The ideal candidate is a recent Oregon State University graduate with donor engagement and fundraising experience.  Follow the link to learn more:    http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=4352

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.

Weather

Corvallis: “In the end we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Showers today, high of 52, low of 38. Showers tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Rain today, high of 46, low of 30. Snow tonight and rain and snow tomorrow.

Newport: Heavy rain today, high of 58, low of 42. Showers tomorrow.

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

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