OSU Today

Thursday, Jan. 19, 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 university leaders send dire budget message to Gov. Kate Brown (Oregonian)

“The rising cost of a college degree is a top concern of students and their families, we simply can’t afford the prospect of double-digit tuition increases on any of our campuses,” Rachel Grisham, President of the Associated Students of Oregon State University, said in a statement.

Molecule shows ability to thwart pathogens’ genetic resistance to antibiotic (PhysOrg)

Oregon State University researchers have developed a new weapon in the battle against antibiotic-resistant germs – a molecule that neutralizes the bugs’ ability to destroy the antibiotic. (see also Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News)

Hundred-story food-growing towers are the future of food, weed entrepreneur says (Financial Post)

Given that the majority of the world’s population lives in urban centers, it will eventually be necessary to grow food nearby, said Al Shay, an instructor in the Department of Horticulture at Oregon State University in Corvallis.

Ag producers, researchers assess ice and snow damage (Capital Press)

Bernadine Strik, an Oregon State University horticulture professor and berry crop specialist, said June-bearing strawberries should be fine, especially if protected by a snow cover. However, continual cropping varieties such as Albion may have sustained some damage if farm temperatures dropped below 20 degrees and lacked a snow cover.

Oregon State University professor making progress on sneaker wave study (NEWS 10)

An Oregon State University professor is studying sneaker, or large sudden waves, and how to warn the public.

Academia’s war on men — that isn’t (Huffington Post)

A piece by OSU’s Bradley Boovy and Susan Shaw.

OSU campus walkout set for Friday (Gazette-Times)

A campus walkout to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump is scheduled for Friday afternoon at Oregon State University’s Student Experience Center.

Kevin Ahern and Patti Duncan named 2017 Honors College Eminent Professors (LIFE@OSU)

The Oregon State University Honors College (HC) has named Kevin Ahern from the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics and Patti Duncan of the School of Language, Culture, and Society as Honors College  for 2017.

OSU’s Little Gallery presents “Source” art exhibit (Gazette-Times)

“Source,” a new exhibit featuring work from Oregon artists Liisa Rahkonen (Lincoln City), Sandra Roumagoux (Newport) and Eliza Murphy (Eugene), will be on display through Feb. 17 in Oregon State University’s Little Gallery, 210 Kidder Hall, 2000 S.W. Campus Way, Corvallis.

Oregon awards first juniper removal loan (Capital Press)

A study by Oregon State University showed that removing juniper almost instantly improved watersheds and stream flows, and Epley said he’s seen that on his own property.

OSU alum’s new thriller tackles opioid addiction (Corvallis Advocate)

“It was good source material—drugs and crime. I just had to add sex and it was good,” joked Donaldson, who holds an MFA in creative writing from both Oregon State University and the University of Texas’s Michener Center. “I kind of started with that source material and turned it all around. I made my sheriff corrupt instead of clean, and I made my deputy clean instead of corrupt.”


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.

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 a.m. 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

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

NEW! Treat Yourself Thursdays: A Self Care Event: Join us every Thursday at noon in the Women’s Center to treat yourself! People of all genders and identities are welcome. Join us for interactive conversations geared around self-care. Through these weekly drop-in conversations participants will learn strategies designed to support holistic wellness. First session is Jan. 19, noon to 1 p.m.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

NEW! People Speak Read-In: In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, the OSU Libraries and Press and Women’s Center invite students, professors and community members to read either historical or current pieces of literature, poetry, speeches, etc. from people who carry the notion that, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Today, 5 p.m., in the Willamette Room at Valley Library.  https://www.facebook.com/events/1836856479861316

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.

Upcoming events

NEW! The Anarres Project for Alternative Futures, Allied Students for Another Politics!, and the Spring Creek Project present a film and discussion series of classic dystopian movies to help spur the radical imagination about the possibilities for transformation in daunting times.  Our first film is the award winning film of 2006 “Children of Men” that portrays a world affected by climate change and pollution to the point of complete human infertility, triggering war and global mass migration to the last stable nation on the planet.  Monday, Jan. 23, at 6 p.m. in Milam Hall 301.

NEW! A GRAMMY Preview with Bob Santelli: Former GRAMMY Museum executive director Bob Santelli takes a backstage look at the GRAMMY Awards, the most watched music television program in the world. Santelli will show rare performance clips, detail the process by which artists get nominated for GRAMMY Awards and share stories of great GRAMMY moments in advance of the Feb. 12 awards show. Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center, C&E Auditorium.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Complex Systems Faculty Candidate seminar:  Andrew Berdahl will present a seminar, “Information processing and collective navigation in mobile animal groups.” Monday, Jan. 23, 2 p.m., Linus Pauling Science Center 402.

NEW! University Research Computing Seminar: Sharmodeep Bhattycharrya and Lan Xue of the Department of Statistics will speak on “Spectral Clustering for Dynamic Block Model and OSU’s new Data Analytics Program”, 2-3 p.m., Monday, Jan. 23, in Kidder 202. They will discuss their work in statistical network modeling and the new Online Data Analytics Program. This will be streamed at http://live.oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Thomas Turner, Assistant Professor at UC Santa Barbara will present a seminar, “Natural Variation in Behavior: Finding the Genes and Learning from Them, In Drosophila” on Monday, Jan. 23, at 3:30 p.m. The seminar will be held in ALS 4001. It is free, open to the public and refreshments will be served prior.

NEW! Newly Updated OSU Master Gardener Online Program: Become a certified Master Gardener with OSU’s innovative program. Jan. 23.  Register now before class fills.

NEW! Brand new Online Business Writing: Boost your productivity and lower your anxiety around writing. Jan. 23. You can start now on improving this lifetime skill in just a few weeks.

NEW! 2017 OSU Technology Unconference: Friday, Feb. 10, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., CH2M Hill Alumni Center, Corvallis campus. The theme is, “How can we use technology to strengthen the learner experience?”. This event will be an exciting and unique opportunity for OSU colleagues across the university to engage on topics surrounding learner success, supporting the student experience, and technology related to advancing these areas of our work. Registration is required and open to members of the OSU community (current faculty, staff, and students). To learn more, visit the event website: is.oregonstate.edu/unconference.

 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 

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.

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.

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


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

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.

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.

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! Office Specialist 2 – TEAM OREGON Motorcycle Safety Program invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2 position.  Posting # P00716CT. Closes Jan. 29.

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.

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.

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.  Closes Jan. 31.

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.

NEW! Instructor – Natural Resources / Environmental Sciences.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Instructor position in Natural Resources / Environmental Sciences.  Posting # P00989UF.  The full consideration date is Feb. 6. Closes Feb. 10.

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.

NEW! Cash and Investments Manager– The University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Cash and Investments Manager. Posting # P00999UF, Closes April 3.

 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.


Corvallis: “There comes a time when silence is betrayal.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Showers likely today, high of 48, low of 38. Rain tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Partly sunny, high of 39, low of 24. Snow likely tomorrow.

Newport: Showers today, high of 48, low of 40. Rain tomorrow.

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

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