OSU Today

Monday, March 13, 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.

Dangerous drifting particles (Living on Earth)

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons are toxic air pollutants produced by combustion linked to lung cancer and other serious health problems. They’re mostly seen as a local bad air issue, but recent findings suggest that these tiny particles travel long distances and significantly increase overall health risks. Research co-author and Oregon State Chemistry Professor Staci Simonich, explains her findings to host Steve Curwood.

Exposure to flame retardants may increase aggressive behavior in children, says study (WVTM 13)

Flame retardant chemicals added to electronics, furniture, carpets and more may harm social development and increase aggressive behavior in young children, according to a study from Oregon State University earlier this week.

One minute of exercise a day can keep you healthy (CBC)

Dr. Matt Robinson is an assistant professor of kinesiology at Oregon State University, but he conducted the study during a postdoc at the Mayo Clinic.

With training, photos may be dietary assessment tool (Lifestyle MB)

Published in the journal Nutrients, the research at Oregon State University (OSU) tested the ability of 114 nutrition and dietetics students in the United States and Australia to identify foods and determine serving sizes by looking at photos of food on plates. They chose their food identification answers from entries in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrient Database for Dietary Studies.

OSU-Cascades campus expanding to former mine, landfill (Register-Guard)

Although OSU-Cascades hasn’t acquired the old Deschutes County landfill yet, it has a cleanup and restoration plan so it can build facilities, parking lots, sports fields and more.

Rapid reaction: Small factory-built nuclear reactors could be delivered by lorry (The Engineer)

Leading the field in the UK are Rolls-Royce – whose manufacture of nuclear reactors for Royal Navy submarines makes it the only company to have produced, operated and maintained nuclear technology – and US firm Nuscale, based in Oregon and developing technology that originally came from US Department of Energy research supported by Oregon State University. Nuscale has declared an interest in developing manufacturing capability and capacity in the UK.

The candidates for renaming (Gazette-Times)

Benjamin Arnold was OSU’s president from 1872 to 1892; before coming to the university, he served in the Confederate Army. During his time as president, OSU had a gray cadet uniform that student protesters resembled a Confederate uniform.

Oregon lumber company looks to Trump and innovation to survive (Boise Public Radio)

Another company in Oregon is making big plywood panels for buildings. And there’s more innovation to come. “I’m comfortable that there are other manufacturers in Oregon that are looking closely at this,” says Geoff Huntington. He’s the Director of Strategic Initiatives for the College of Forestry at Oregon State University.

2017 Conference Cameo: Eric Wayne Dickey (NORDP News)

A talk with Eric Wayne Dickey, Research Program Administrator at Oregon State University, College of Liberal Arts.

Oregon State to host selection show watch party (OSU Beavers)

The Oregon State women’s basketball team will host a watch party for the 2017 NCAA Tournament Selection Show on Monday, March 13. The event will be held in the Club Level of Reser Stadium, with doors opening to the public at 3:30 p.m. The show is slated to start at 4 p.m.

Not just a boys’ club: Women hooking into fishing industry more onshore (NW News Network)

Commercial fishing remains a male-dominated profession in the Northwest. But research by Oregon State University and a federal agency shows evolution in women’s roles in the industry. Grad student Sarah Calhoun and Professor Flaxen Conway of Oregon State University along with NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center social scientist Suzanne Russell in Seattle analyzed more than two dozen recent oral histories collected from people in the fishing industry.

Tide Pool Clinics: The hunt for sea stars (News Guard)

Assisting Custer with the tide pool clinics is Athena Crichton, from the Oregon State University Hatfield Marine Science Center. Educated at the University of Hawaii at Hilo and Oregon State University, Crichton has spent the last 16 years teaching courses at the Hatfield Marine Science Center. She also teaches marine education at the Oregon Coast Aquarium.

Today

Boldly Me Health Week of events, March 13-16. Join Student Health Services Wellness Agents in a week of events to promote healthy sexuality, consent, and gender and sexual orientation inclusivity. Events include movie showings, workshops, and multiple panels. All events are free and open to the public. For a full schedule, please click here.

NEW! RecycleMania Update: RecycleMania – a recycling competition between universities – is running through April 1. Help OSU compete – and catch up to UO who is currently ahead – by recycling, composting and reducing trash! Upcoming events: Reasons for Recycling? Roll With It! March 13 and 14, OSUsed Store Lucky Drawing Sale on March 14 and 17 and Film Screening of “Tapped” March 15.

NEW! Pelagic fishes talk: Stephen Brandt with the department of Fisheries and Wildlife will speak on “Time, Space and Habitats for Pelagic Fishes,” at 10 a.m., March 13, in Nash 032.

BEE seminar: Biological and Ecological Engineering presents Alok Srivastava, of Panjab University, India, for a seminar on Monday, March 13, from 11 a.m. – noon, in 234 Gilmore Hall. Srivastava’s presentation is titled, “Mobilization of Toxic Elements in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments using Conventional/Nuclear Analytical Technique.” Attendees are invited to join Srivastava for a pizza lunch and Q&A session immediately following the seminar. RSVP for pizza lunch requested, but not required. For more info, or to RSVP, contact annie.ingersoll@oregonstate.edu.

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 March 13.

Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: John Parkinson, Postdoctoral Scholar, OSU will present a seminar, “Molecular Handshakes: Glycan-Lectin Interaction in Coral-Algal Symbiosis” on Monday, March 13, 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.

Public Knowledge: The Writings of Michael Asher — Kirsi Peltomäki, Associate Professor of Art History and OSU Center for the Humanities Research Fellow, will discuss her archives-based project of editing a collection of contemporary artist Michael Asher’s writings for publication, considering how language functioned in Asher’s material practice of reconfiguring museums, galleries, and other art world spaces. Monday March 13, 4 p.m., at the Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson. 

Religious Studies as Critical Humanism Lecture by Richard Brian Miller. Professor Miller will discuss why Religious Studies is important in the broader currents in the humanities.  The aim is to identify the intellectual excellences that can animate Religious Studies and to remove the blinders that prevent scholars of religion from seeing those virtues along with the challenges and opportunities that they provide. Monday, March 13 at 7 p.m. MU: Journey room 104. Free & open to the public.

Building name meeting: Monday, March 13 from 7 – 8:30 p.m., A public meeting will be held Monday, March 13, 7 – 8:30 p.m., in LInC Room 228, regarding steps that OSU will take beginning spring term to consider the names of university buildings whose namesakes may have held or acted on racist or otherwise exclusionary beliefs inconsistent with Oregon State’s mission and values. This will be streamed at: http://live.oregonstate.eduThe meeting will be facilitated by Scott Vignos, director of strategic initiatives in the Office of Institutional Diversity. The co-chairs of the building name advisory committee made up of faculty, staff and students will present the results of their work that began in April 2016.

Upcoming events

NEW! OSU Jazz Ensemble: Directed by Ryan Biesack. Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Ballroom. $5 general admission. OSU students and K-12 youth free. Advance tickets at: liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/SACevents

NEW! United States Army Brass Quintet: Performance and clinic. Wednesday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. Benton Hall Room 204.

NEW! Lauer retirement: Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management (PCMM) invites you to a reception honoring Debbie Lauer who is retiring after 30 years of service within various departments at OSU. The reception will be held on Thursday, March 16, from 11a.m. to 2 p.m., Reser Stadium, Loge Level.

Summer Camp Fair: It is crazy to think that summer is right around the corner, but it’s time to start thinking about different camps and summer child care options before they fill up! Drop in on March 14 between 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the MU Horizon room to learn about all of the local options. Free snacks and coffee/tea service available. For more information contact Erika Woosley at erika.woosley@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4906.

OSUsed Store Lucky Drawing Sales: Come by the OSUsed Store’s public sales Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th, where we will be hosting a prize drawing for a laptop. Personal purchases must be made during public sales, but departments may shop on most weekdays; learn more on our website.

Author reading: On Tuesday, Mar. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Valley Library Rotunda, Literary Arts and the OSU Creative Writing Program present an evening with 2017 Oregon Book Awards finalists: Sue Armitage, Tracy Daugherty, Mary Emerick, Martha Grover, Kathleen Dean Moore, Scott Nadelson, and Jennifer Richter.  The event is free and open to the public.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Provost’s Lecture: FREE tickets for the May 18 Provost’s Lecture Series with Maya Lin be available to all OSU faculty, staff and students beginning Monday, March 13 at 8 a.m. If any tickets are still available, the general public can download free tickets beginning Monday, March 20 at 8 a.m. The lecture is on Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the LaSells Stewart Center’s Austin Auditorium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Book signing following the program. To download your free ticket, visit communications.oregonstate.edu/events/maya-lin. For more information or accommodate for disabilities contact University Events at 541-737-4717 or events@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Student Health Advisory Board: SHAB will meet every Tuesday from 8 – 9 a.m. in MU 212 from Jan. 10 to March 14. For additional information please email osu.shab@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Tuesday Teaching Talks: Join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) every Tuesday for just-in-time-teaching workshops. Attend one or all. Certificates are provided to those who complete the series. On March 14 we will apply reflective practices as a catalyst to advance and celebrate teaching practices and student learning. This 90-minute workshop will be facilitated twice in Milam 215 at 10 & 2. No need to register – just come on by! Learn more here. Contact us here.

NEW! International Security and Nuclear Weapons in the Age of Trump informal discussion with Reiner Braun and Kevin Martin. Bring your own lunch or snack. Pizza also provided! Wednesday, March 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., MU room 213.

NEW! WRGP Winter Seminar. Ivan Arismendi, of Oregon State University, will present “Diversity Among Scientists from our Backyard to Across the Nation.” on March 15, from noon – 12:50 p.m. in Strand Ag 260.  Free and open to the public. Flyer. Calendar.

NEW! Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing Seminar: Aaron Wright, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, will present a seminar “Activity-based profiling of nutrient acquisition and metabolism in microbes and microbial communities” on Wednesday, March 15 at 3:30 p.m. in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

NEW! Motivating A Call for a Global Constitutional Convention Focused on Future Generations. Lecture by Stephen M. Gardiner. Gardiner will discuss climate change, obligations to future generations, and forms of international governance. Wednesday, March 15, 4 p.m. MU 213: Pan-Afrikan Sankofa.

NEW! The College of Forestry and the Northwest Fire Science Consortium are hosting The Era of Megafires: The presentation material comes in the form of fast-moving, short, topic-based talks interspersed with compelling video vignettes and photography and is presented March 15 at 7 p.m. at the LaSells Stewart Center. The film focuses on how we as a society can shift our cultural views of fire, learn to embrace it as an inevitable and crucial to our landscapes, and finally, learn to co-exist with it more peacefully through learning, adaptation, and pro-action.

NEW! Information and Inspiration Session for the 3MT and Graduate Showcase: Graduate students are invited to learn the rules, requirements, and tips for success for the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition and the Graduate Showcase, part of OSU’s inaugural Graduate Student Appreciation Week. Information session is Thursday March 16, 3-4 p.m. in Memorial Union (MU) 206.

NEW! Beaver Barcamp: Beaver Barcamp is an unconference, which means the discussion and session topics are decided the day of the event by attendees who wish to inform others of something they are passionate about. Traditionally, it is a computer science and technology heavy event, but we are looking to expand our outreach to include more of our Oregon State colleagues and encourage cross-disciplinary dialogue in an informal setting. Visit our website at http://beaverbarcamp.org/ for more information.

Ted Talk Tuesdays: Want to connect with others around thought-provoking topics? Join us every Tuesday at 3 p.m. for #TedTalkTuesdays in the Involvement Lounge at SEC 112. Watch a Ted Talk and discuss how it relates to your life and your beliefs. March 14: Want to be Happy? Be Grateful Sponsored by Student Leadership and Involvement. Contact: student.orgs@oregonstate.edu.

Department of Integrative Biology PhD Defense Seminar:  Kojun Kanda will speak on “Phylogenetic Studies in Tenebrionidae and Related Families” on Tuesday, March 14, 1 p.m., ALS 4000.

Natural Resources Leadership Academy (NRLA) – There’s still time to register: The nation’s leading natural resources university invites you to attend the OSU Natural Resources Leadership Academy (NRLA) June 18-23 and 26-30 on the Corvallis campus. Enhance your leadership skills and learn to solve complicated natural resources issues while studying alongside internationally renowned faculty and industry leaders. Tracks can be taken for professional development (noncredit) or graduate credit. Register today.

Take Note 

NEW! Participants needed for Metabolic Research Study at Oregon State University: The purpose of this study is to determine the benefits of a single session of exercise on muscle metabolism, including the response to insulin. Participants must be age 18-45 years, not engage in regular exercise activity, not have diabetes or cardiovascular disease, and not be pregnant.  This study is being conducted by Sean Newsom, Ph.D. and Matt Robinson, Ph.D. of the Translational Metabolism Research Laboratory. For more information, please contact us at TMR.Lab@oregonstate.edu

Annual OSU Extension Chick Cam – Clatsop County: The OSU Extension Chick Cam located at the Clatsop County Extension office is starting its LIVE feed today, Friday March 10 and will broadcast live through Friday, March 17.  The baby chicks are due to begin hatching on Monday, March 13.  Tune in live to watch the action and learn about the hatching and brooding of baby chicks at http://extension.oregonstate.edu/clatsop/  You can also follow the Facebook Live stream at https://www.facebook.com/Clatsop4HExtension

Taste Testers Wanted: a fun and tasty way to participate in food research.  The OSU Center for Sensory & Consumer Behavior Research is looking for panelists for consumer taste tests.  Open to all students, faculty and staff.  Panelists receive up to $20/hour for their time.  Tests run throughout the year but panelists choose which tests interest them.  Fill out our questionnaire to get added to our pool at  http://agsci-labs.oregonstate.edu/sensoryresearch/ or call 541-737-6506.

New issue of “The Messenger” magazine from OSU Libraries and Press is available: The magazine highlights the new resources and services, accomplishments and ongoing efforts of the Libraries and Press. “The Messenger” is available at multiple locations inside the Valley Library — including in the information rack just inside the main entrance — and online at http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/handle/1957/60270. See what’s new at your library.

U-Engage Course Proposal Submissions: Course proposals now being accepted from academic and professional faculty to serve as instructors in one of 35 anticipated fall U-Engage courses. More information about U-Engage, including the link to the online application, shared learning outcomes, responsibilities of instructors, and support provided are available at: http://undergraduate.oregonstate.edu/asst/u-engage-course-applications. For more information, contact Spirit Brooks, spirit.brooks@oregonstate.edu. The deadline for submission extended to Monday, March 27 at 8 p.m.

OSU Dependents attending other institutions: Staff Fee Privilege (Tuition Discount): Deadline is Monday, March 20, to submit the application for dependents attending other former OUS Universities during Spring 2017. Applications are to be submitted to your business center. For additional information, please visit: hr.oregonstate.edu/benefits/staff-fee-privileges-tuition-reduction

Traffic and Maintenance

16th Street: As part of the new parking lot construction project at the SE corner of 16th St. and A Avenue, the entrance at 16th St. and A Ave. to the current parking lot on the NW corner of this intersection (View Map) will be closed on March 14, from 6 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., for the installation of temporary power to the job trailer.

Jobs

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

EXTENDED: Certified Veterinary Technician: The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool for a full time Small Animal Intensive Care Unit Technician.  Interested parties should apply to posting #P00671CT no later than midnight on March 13 for full consideration.  Additional applicants will be considered until the position is filled.  Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered. 

Facilities Services at Oregon State University is seeking one full-time Grounds Maintenance Worker 2.  Posting Number P00797CT. Closes March 13.

Campus Security/Public Safety Officer – Department of Public Safety at OSU.  Full-time, 12 month position.  Posting # P00794CT. Closes March 14.

Instructor – Tourism and Outdoor Leadership.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Tourism and Outdoor Leadership Instructor.  A specific, but not limited, focus in this position will be to develop courses and grow student numbers in a progressive series of tourism and adventure paddle sports courses aligned with Paddle Sports North America (PNA) / British Canoeing (BC) certification schemes.  Posting # P01064UF.  The full consideration date is March 10. Closes March 14.

Fiscal Strategist – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time, Fiscal Strategist to conducts comprehensive business and financial analysis of the Division’s current and historical trends. This position is also responsible for conducting strategic business and fiscal forecasting and financial/operational planning that leads to insightful, accurate business decision-making. The Fiscal Strategist will identify savings and programmatic investment opportunities within the Division. Posting #P00780CT. Closes March 12.

Cashier 2– Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Accountant 1, Post # P00804CT, Closes March 13.

Seed Certification Aide 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 38 hours per week) Seed Certification Aide 2 in the Marion County Extension Office of Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Salem.  Posting# P00812CT.  Closes March 15.

Academic Advisor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Academic Advisor position. Posting P01096UF.  Closes March 15.

The Office of Equal Opportunity and Access (EOA) is seeking a Equity Associate. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting # P01043UF. Closes March 15.

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.

Education Program Assistant 1 – OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (.70 FTE), Limited Duration (approximately 1 year), Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) working with the Family and Community Health (FCH) program in Josephine County. FCH is affiliated with OSU’s College of Public Health and Human Sciences. This position will be located in Grants Pass, Oregon.  Posting# P00801CT.  Closes March 16.

The Vice President of Research Office is seeking a NAGPRA Coordinator. This is a part-time (.50 FTE), 12 month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.  Posting Number: P01075UF.  Closes March 16.

Resident Director.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Resident Director position.  The successful candidate will be a live-in professional responsible for residence halls housing at OSU-Cascades.  Posting # P01112UF.  Full consideration date is March 17. Closes March 24. 

Instructor – Physics.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Physics Instructor position.  The successful candidate will have the important role of bringing innovative teaching practices to the new Physics program at OSU-Cascades.  Posting # P01083UF.  Full consideration date is March 17. Closes March 21.   

Senior Graphic Designer– College of Forestry invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Senior Graphic Designer position. Posting #P00778CT. Closes March 17.

NEW! EXTENDED – Fiscal Strategist – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time, Fiscal Strategist to conducts comprehensive business and financial analysis of the Division’s current and historical trends. This position is also responsible for conducting strategic business and fiscal forecasting and financial/operational planning that leads to insightful, accurate business decision-making. The Fiscal Strategist will identify savings and programmatic investment opportunities within the Division. Posting #P00780CT. Closes March 19.

Analyst Programmer  – College of Forestry invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12- month, Analyst Programmer, competency level 2 position.  Posting #P00795CT.  Closes March 19.

Office Specialist 1 – TEAM OREGON Motorcycle Safety Program invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 1 position.  Posting # P00796CT. Closes March 19.

Research Associate (Post Doc) position with the Department of Fisheries & Wildlife at Oregon State University, full-time (1.0 FTE) 12 month, fixed term. Posting # P01107UF. Closes March 20.

 Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (19 hours per week) Education Program Assistant 1 position for the 4-H Tech Wizards in Washington County. The position will be located in Beaverton.  Posting# P00808CT.  Closes March 21.

This is an Internal Employment Opportunity The School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (MIME) is seeking a Associate Head for Undergraduate Programs. This is a part-time (0.50 FTE), 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Must have current appointment as tenured associate or full professor in the School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering. To apply, please visit posting # P01116UF. Closes March 22.

The Vice President of Research Office is seeking an Assistant Vice President for Research Integrity. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice President for Research. Posting Number: P01074UF. Closes March 22.

The Institute for Natural Resources Director’s Office is seeking a Faculty Research Assistant. This is a part-time (0.49 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Closes March 22.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 position for the Office of Admissions at Oregon State University (OSU). Closes March 23. Posting #P00802CT.

Instructor – Anatomy & Physiology.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Anatomy & Physiology Instructor position.  The successful candidate will have the important role of bringing innovative teaching practices to the Science program at OSU-Cascades.  Posting # P01102UF.  The full consideration date is March 24. Closes March 27.   

Faculty Research Assistant- School of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences invites applications for a part-time (.25 FTE), 12-month limited duration Faculty Research Assistant. Posting #P01063UF. Closes March 24.

Student Success Counselor – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), Student Success Counselor to develop and enhance relationships with students, staff, and faculty to support student enrollment, persistence, and success in Ecampus distance degree programs. This position will work with students throughout the student cycle (i.e. admission through graduation) by implementing systems and processes to address student success and retention in distance programs and courses. Posting #P01100UF. Closes March 26.

The Office of Information Services is seeking an Infrastructure Project 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 Number: P01106UF. Closes March 27.

Executive Assistant: Academic Affairs is seeking an Executive Assistant. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  This position provides executive-level administrative support and project management to an Associate Vice Provost (AVP) of Academic Affairs and the units and corresponding Directors that the AVP works with. Academic Affairs units served by this position include Office of Academic Programs, Assessment and Accreditation (APAA), Office of Writing Intensive Program (WIC) and Office of Difference, Power and Discrimination Program (DPD). Posting # P01072UF. Closes March 27. 

Coordinator of Climbing and Wilderness Skills The Department of Recreational Sports at Oregon State University welcomes initiative, organizational excellence, and passion for student development through Adventure.  Inviting applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month professional faculty position. Posting #P01081U. Closes March 31.

Assessment Analyst – The Office of Academic Programs, Assessment, and Accreditation invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Assessment Analyst position. Posting #P01071UF. For full consideration please apply by March 31.  Posting closes on June 30.

The Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) is seeking a Success Research and Data Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting #P01082UF. Closes April 1.

Cook 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time, seasonal, intermittent Cook 1 position for the Oregon 4H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in rural Salem, Oregon.  Posting# P00785CT.  Closes April 1.

Instructor – Education.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month position as Instructor in Education.  This position is in the Master of Arts in Teaching Program, with focus on the secondary level.  Posting # P01117UF.  The full consideration date is April 3. Closes April 5.   

Analyst, Budget & Resource Planning – The Office of Budget and Fiscal Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Analyst, Budget & Resource Planning, Post # P01111UF, Full Consideration date April 3. Closes April 7.

Seasonal Custodians: Oregon State University‘s University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) is seeking Seasonal Custodians. These positions will be a part of the Operations unit providing custodial services that ensure a clean, healthy and presentable environment in all UHDS facilities. Custodians are committed to the overall success and satisfaction of UHDS students, customers, clients and guests and demonstrate this commitment through the work that they perform. This is a seasonal position anticipated to begin May 22, 2017 and end mid-September 2017. Posting #P00810CT. Closes April 16.

Student Outreach Assistant – The Career Development Center in Corvallis. Invites applications for 4 part-time (a maximum of 12 hours per week) hourly, 12-month Student Outreach Assistant, Post # P01870SE, Closes April 28.

Accountant 1 – University Administration Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Accountant1, Post # P00807CT. Full Consideration date April 20. Closes April 28.

 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 (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.

Assessment Analyst: OSU’s Office of Academic Programs, Assessment &  Accreditation (APAA) is seeking an Assessment Coordinator and Analyst. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The analyst will provide support in data collection and analytic support for campus wide assessment activities and projects with a primary emphasis on program and student learning assessment. Interested parties should apply to posting # P01071UF, closing date TBD.

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for a Director of Development in the College of Engineering. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of successful major gift fundraising with strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively represent the interest and fundraisings priorities of the college. https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=ozoP4fwA&s=OSU_Today

The Oregon State University Foundation has an exciting opportunity for an Administrative Assistant in Development.  The ideal person will have the capacity to help keep support functions running efficiently and look for new and creative ways to increase productivity. https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=o1MP4fwq&s=OSU_Today

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for a driven individual to fill our entry-level professional Assistant Director, Regional Programs California position.   The ideal candidate is a recent OSU graduate with strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to articulate a strong and compelling case to support Oregon State University.  This position is based in Corvallis, OR.https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oB9x4fw5&s=OSU_Today

Weather

Corvallis:  “Talent is a long patience, and originality an effort of will and intense observation.” ~ Gustav Flaubert. Rain, high of 59, low of 50. Rain tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Chance of rain, high of 51, low of 38. Chance of rain tomorrow.

Newport: Rain, high of 59, low of 44. Rain tomrrow.

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

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