OSU Today

Tuesday, April 4, 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.

Scientists are developing a contact lens that tells you when you’re sick (Gizmodo)

Imagine a biosensing contact lens that can tell when your blood sugar is getting too low, or if there’s something wrong with one of your organs. By leveraging the power of ultra-thin transistor technology, researchers from Oregon State University have taken us a step closer to achieving that goal.

This ancient tick is engorged on the oldest mammal blood ever discovered (Science Alert)

It’s quite a scene, and according to renowned entomologist George Poinar Jr from Oregon State University, it’s the likeliest back story for what he says is the oldest known fossilised red blood cells from a mammal. (see also Gizmodo Australia)

First study of Oregon’s seafood processing workers finds high rate of injury (Pump Handle)

Along with her co-authors, Syron, a doctoral student at Oregon State University College of Public Health and Human Sciences, examined data from workers’ compensation disabling claims at the Oregon Health Authority.

Active workplaces present trade-off between worker health and safety (Business Insurance)

However, a 2015 study of treadmill desk use by overweight and obese office workers conducted by Oregon State University found that while average daily steps increased by more than 1,000, the study participants did not record any significant weight loss or changes in body mass index over a 12-week period.

Central Oregon’s popular community gardens open soon (Bend Bulletin)

The Oregon State University Master Gardener program and Bend Park & Recreation District are partnering to create a new demonstration garden to display water-saving gardening and landscapes. Look for inclusion of plants suited to High Desert gardening, efficient irrigation methods, hardscape design elements such as dry streambeds and pathways that enhance enjoyment of the garden.

Today

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: The entire month of April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Join the sexual assault awareness programming committee for a month of events, including phone banking representatives on Oregon laws relating to survivors, a day of survivor healing, a theater of consent workshop put on by University of Oregon’s Sexual Wellness Team and more! Find out more information at https://www.facebook.com/osuwomenscenter/?ref=bookmarks

Tuesday Teaching Talks: Whether you have already participated in some, none, or all the talks you are welcome to join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) in these teaching workshops. Certificates are provided to those who complete at least eight sessions. On April 4, we will focus on Creating a Climate Conducive to 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.

Oregon Season Tracker Training: OSU Extension citizen science program observing and reporting precipitation and seasonal plant changes like leaf bud break at an observation site at your home, farm or woodland.  Participants take a self-paced online training at home (approx. 2 hrs) and then attend one classroom hands-on session to practice protocols, ask questions, and pick up you rain gauge. Visit the Oregon Season Tracker website to learn more. Classroom sessions: Tuesday April 4, in Wren, 6 – 8 p.m. Cost: $40 per family sharing materials/$30 for Linn County residents requesting a LCEA grant discount. To register  online. Contact Jody.Einerson@oregonstate.edu

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

The North American Truffling Society meeting: Speaker will be Dan Luoma, Assistant Professor, Senior Research Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society, Oregon State University.  He will present “Plants that Eat Truffles for Lunch,” describing the fascinating interactions between forest plants and their associated mushroom and truffle fungi.  Dan will give special attention to those plants without chlorophyll that depend on truffle forming fungi to meet their nutritional needs. Tuesday, April 4, 7:30 p.m. Cordley Hall, Room 2087.

Upcoming events

NEW! Beaver Vet Community Spring Social: Open to all members of the Beaver Vet Community, faculty, staff, and students.April 6 from 4-7 p.m. in the M.U. Bowling Center. Family friendly event. Free bowling, billiards, and food.

NEW! Albany Artists 10×10 exhibit: The Giustina Gallery in The LaSells Stewart Center is hosting the Albany Artists 10×10 exhibit April 3-30. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m., April 6 in the gallery. Ten Albany artists will be featured as well as an in memorial selection of works by Lynn Powers. To learn more about this and other exhibits, visit the website.

NEW! State of the University, Bend: Join Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray for a review of the university’s accomplishments over the last year. President Ray will also highlight OSU-Cascades, the vision for an expanded campus that is integrated with the community, as well as the leadership, innovation and excellence Oregon State brings to Central Oregon. Wednesday, May 3, 6 – 8:30 p.m., Riverhouse on the Deschutes,  Register today.

Faculty/Staff FREE Nutrition Counseling The OSU dietetic interns are offering free nutrition counseling sessions to faculty and staff.  Appointments are available on Friday April 7 at noon or 1 p.m.; April 21 at noon or 1 p.m.,; and May 19 at 10 a.m. or 11 a.m.  Can count towards your HEM requirement. Email michelle.bump@oregonstate.edu to schedule your appointment.

OSU Day at the Capitol: OSU Day at the Capitol is one of the most visible advocacy days in Salem and reminds legislators of OSU’s role as one of only two land-, sea-, sun- and space-grant universities in the country. Don your orange and black and join us on April 20 as Beaver Nation descends on the Capitol in Salem. Meet with your legislators, tell your OSU story, network with fellow Beavs, and celebrate OSU’s programs and achievements. There will be activities in the Galleria, performances by the OSU Meistersingers and ROTC Color Guard, Capitol Tour, photos with Benny, a reception, and more! Boxed lunches are available for those who register by April 11. Register now! Contact Karli Olsen (karli.olsen@oregonstate.edu) with questions.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! Benton Slope Circulation Study Workshop:  Faculty, staff and students are invited to attend a Workshop regarding the Benton Slope planning study.  Designers will present options related to pedestrian accessibility, bicycle and vehicle circulation, parking and lighting.  This is a drop-in event that will occur on Thursday, April 6, from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. in the MU La Raza Room (Room 208).

NEW! Fulbright Program Workshop for U.S. Scholars, Faculty, and Professionals: Jordanna Enrich, Fulbright US Scholar Program Director based in Washington DC’s Institute for International Education (IIE) will provide information about Fulbright opportunities for the 2018-19 cycle and how to develop a competitive application.  April 6, noon – 1 p.m., MU Journey Room, For questions or to schedule a one on one meeting the same day with Enrich, contact Julie Walkin in the Division of International Programs.

NEW! US Student Fulbright Information Meeting: Lora Seery, Senior Program Officer for the US Student Fulbright Program at the Institute for International Education and LeAnn Adam, OSU Advisor for Prestigious Scholarships will present an information session on Fulbright opportunities.  Please join us to learn more about Fulbright, hear from past Fulbright recipients and current semi-finalists, and start your own Fulbright journey. April 6, noon – 1 p.m., Bexell 208. RSVP is requested but not required:  leann.adam@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Flash Virtual Mentoring – Translating your transferable skills – Help “flash mentor” current students using a virtual chat-based program during your lunch. April 6, noon- 1 p.m. Register Here

NEW! OSU Student Data 101 Orientation: Using data to improve student success is growing priority. The Division of Undergraduate Studies is hosting an event to provide a general introduction to the many OSU data tools, reports, and important information related the access and use of student data that can inform decision making. Target audience is Deans, Associate Deans, and Directors for colleges and student success programs. Please note location change. April 6, 1-4:30 p.m., Kidder 202. Registration is required.

NEW! Viruses and Geometry: The Mathematics and Integrative Biology departments will host Professor Reidun Twarock, professor of Mathematical Biology from the University of York in England for a special joint Math/IB Colloquium entitled Viruses and Geometry: New Insights into Virus structure, Assembly and Evolutions on Thursday, April 6 in Kidder 350 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.  Prior to the talk there will be a tea from 3-3:30 p.m. in the math faculty lounge (Kidd 302).

NEW! Academic Technology Webinar: Digital Story-Telling for Learning: With Jon Dorbolo and Ed Ostrander.  Creating even a basic interactive book requires choosing relationships among elements of content.  Students tasked with expressing their learning by creating an interactive story/book must decide how to organize and connect learned information.  Thursday April 6, 3-3:30 p.m. This session covers the technologies and techniques of interactive book creation as well as methods for evaluating student work. Register here. For more information contact Jon Dorbolo.

NEW! Seminar—Fixed Price Masters from Georgia Tech: Nelson Baker, dean of Professional Education at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will speak on the background and development of the fixed price master’s degrees offered by Georgia Tech at 2 p.m. on Tuesday May 2, in the Hallie Ford Center. Georgia Technology offers a three-year master’s degree in computer science (https://www.omscs.gatech.edu/ ) that can be earned entirely online — and costs less than $7,000. They partnered with Udacity, a for-profit provider of MOOC (massive open online course) education, and AT&T, which contributed $2 million in startup funding. The goal was to build a program that established corporate acceptance of high-quality and 100 percent online degrees as being on par with degrees received in traditional on-campus settings. They have more than 4,000 students currently enrolled.

NEW! 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.

NEW! OSU Intro to R and RStudio Online Course. Learn this in-demand programming language, designed for analysis of statistical data sets. Learn more.

NEW! OSU Beer Quality and Analysis Series for Brewing Pros. Led by OSU’s Tom Shellhammer, Ph.D., this program is designed to help brewers ensure quality in production-scale brewing. Learn more.

NEW! Lean Six Sigma Descriptive Statistics Short Course starts April 24. Learn to construct process control charts and perform measurement systems analysis. Learn more.

NEW! Fundamentals of Data Analysis Online Short Course. Learn to turn data into actionable intelligence with widely available software and visualization tools. Learn more.

NEW! Sensory Evaluation of Wine Course. Hurry! One-of-a-kind course in the heart of the Willamette Valley – ideal for wine lovers, winery staff and more. Learn more.

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing seminar: Noah Fierer, University of Colorado Boulder, will present a seminar “Searching for simplicity amidst the complexity of the soil microbiome” on Wednesday, April 5 at 3:30 p.m. in the Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg (ALS) 4001.

Critical Questions Lecture Series: Catherine Keyser will lecture on, “Changing Color in the Chocolate Factory: Roald Dahl and Race” on Wednesday, April 5 at 4 p.m. in MU 206. Catherine Keyser is an associate professor of English and a Peter and Bonnie McCausland Fellow at the University of South Carolina.

Lecture by Glenn Harcourt and art demonstration by artist Lisa Temple-Cox. Glenn Harcourt is an art historian and writer. His academic specialization is North European Renaissance through Baroque and writes about the history of art and visual culture. Temple-Cox is currently involved in a body of work which explores several themes concerned with identity and consciousness. Wednesday, April 5, 4 p.m. SCARC (Library Special Collections Reading Room).

Spring 2017 HWeekend – Impact Oregon: HWeekend returns April 22-23. This free hardware development competition, sponsored by the College of Engineering, College of Business, and InnovationX, brings students of all levels and majors together with industry and faculty mentors to create something new. Students work together in teams to create a marketable project they can demonstrate and pitch to judges at the end of the weekend. The theme for this event is Impact Oregon. More info: webpagevideo. Application deadline: April 5.

Academic Technology Webinar: Digital Story-Telling for Learning. Creating even a basic interactive book requires choosing relationships among elements of content.  Students tasked with expressing their learning by creating an interactive story/book must decide how to organize and connect learned information.  This session covers the technologies and techniques of interactive book creation as well as methods for evaluating student work. With Jon Dorbolo and Ed Ostrander. Friday April 7, 1-1:30 p.m.  Register here. For more information contact Jon Dorbolo.

Smart Cycling class, April 15 & 16: Build confidence for riding safely in traffic and performing basic bike maintenance.  Two day course on campus and local streets. Fees range from $50 to $100 based on ability to pay. Several full scholarships are available for Oregon State students from OSU Transportation Services.  Registration is through Jay Thatcher, League Cycling Instructor, silent.ride@yahoo.com or (541) 758-9333.

Forest regeneration: Registration is now open for the international conference on Forest Regeneration in Changing Environments that will be held July 11-13 in Corvallis. We have accepted abstracts from participants all over the world. With quality keynote speakers and presenters, a banquet, and some great field tour options, this conference is not to be missed! Special rates for Students and Post-doctoral researchers. For more information, or to register, please see the event website.

Take Note 

NEW! Older adult volunteers wanted for a multivitamin and immune function research study (Corvallis):  If you are healthy, age 55-75, non-smoking, not consuming foods or supplements high in zinc, and do not have allergies, diabetes, kidney, thyroid or intestinal problems or bariatric surgery, you may qualify to participate.  The study will take 15 weeks, and volunteers will receive $50. Principal Investigator: Adrian Fritz Gombart. Contact Sandra Uesugi, RN for more information: Sandra.uesugi@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-3594.

NEW! University Mentoring and Professional Development Award:  PCOSW seeks nominations for the 2017 University Mentoring and Professional development Award. This award, presented each September at University Day, recognizes any classified, professional faculty, or faculty member who excels in mentoring, supporting, and encouraging OSU employees, especially women and those from under-represented groups or non-traditional careers. The deadline for nominations is May 1. To access the application link, please visit http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/pcosw/awards-scholarships

NEW! Science Pub Podcast: If you’ve missed recent science pub talks at the Old World Deli, you can now listen at your own convenience on the new Corvallis Science Pub Podcast. Already posted are talks by Jane Ishmael (The Science of Marijuana), Christopher McKnight Nichols (Grand Strategies in Foreign Policy), Linda Hardison (The Oregon Flora Project), Dr. Douglas Aukerman (Brain Injuries in Sports), Loren Davis (Ancient America) and Yigit Menguc (Soft Robots).

Library faculty member is honored as a Mover and Shaker among the world’s librarians: Kelly McElroy of OSU Libraries and Press is being honored as one of the 50 Movers and Shakers for 2017 among the world’s librarians by Library Journal magazine. McElroy is the student engagement and community outreach librarian at OSU Libraries.

Undergraduate Research Funding Opportunity: The Research Office is accepting applications for the Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Creativity (URISC) Program for Summer 2017 and Fall, Winter and/or Spring term(s) 2017-18. This program supports undergraduate research activities from all academic disciplines within the university. Program description and application:  Click on this LINK for the application process.  Deadline approaching, Monday, April 10, 5 p.m.  Information email – Incentive.programs@oregonstate.edu

Students can complete a business minor in the summer: Oregon State now offers students the opportunity to complete a minor in business and entrepreneurship in just two short summers, which will help them stand out among their peers. Classes are offered both on campus and online during summer term, allowing students to mix and match to meet their needs. Learn more at summer.oregonstate.edu/business, and share this information with students in your field.

Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Workplace Violence Every day, we see workplace violence in the news. However, reports and statistical analysis of workplace violence document that it is not the leading cause of fatalities in the workplace.  Still, in case it should occur, being prepared and knowing how to respond to violence in the workplace is important Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/preparedness-topics.

Health & Safety: Did you know that you can access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://oregonstate.edu/ehs/casc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online. The University Health and Safety Committee also wants to promote health and safety by reminding manager/supervisors to keep the links to accident reporting saved on their computer for quick access at the time of any accident. Remind your employees of their duty to report all accidents, injuries, and work-related illnesses within 24 hours. For more information on accident reporting, visit http://risk.oregonstate.edu/workerscomp

Faculty awards: The deadline for the below awards selected by the Faculty Recognition and Awards Committees has been extended to April 4. The online award forms can be accessed at the bottom of each of the individual awards description at http://senate.oregonstate.edu/individual-awards. NOTE: Regardless of the deadline indicated online, the correct submission deadline is April 4, 2017.The deadline has been extended for the following awards: Richard M. Bressler Senior Faculty Teaching Award, Faculty Innovator Award, Industry Partnering Award, International Service Award, D. Curtis Mumford Faculty Service Award, OSU Academic Advising Award, OSU Alumni Association Distinguished Professor Award, OSU Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, OSU Impact Award for Outstanding Scholarship, OSU Outreach and Engagement Award, OSU Professional Faculty Excellence Award, Outstanding Faculty Research Assistant Award, Promising Scholar Award, Dar Reese Excellence in Advising Award, Elizabeth P. Ritchie Distinguished Professor Award, and Student Learning and Success Teamwork Award.

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Jobs

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

Administrative Program Assistant.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Admin Program Assistant position, as a Coordinator of Educational Placement.  Posting # P00843CT.  Full consideration April 5. Closes April 7.   

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.  Closes April 5.   

Office Specialist 2.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Office Specialist 2 position, as a Customer Service/Admissions Specialist.  Posting # P00834CT.  Closes April 6.

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, Posting # P01111UF, Full Consideration date April 3. Closes April 7.

Human Resources Consultant 1 – Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), fixed-term, 12-month Human Resources Consultant 1 (HRC1) serving the College of Forestry and College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. Posting #P01160UF. Full Consideration: April 7. Closes April 14.

Outreach Program Coordinator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University is seeking an Outreach Program Coordinator. This is a part-time (.75 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. The position will be located in John Day, Oregon. Reappointment will be at the discretion of the Regional Administrator for Eastern Oregon and the Extension Service Assistant Director, OSU Open Campus and Innovation.  Posting# P01155UF.  Closes April 9.

NEW! Web Programmer / Office Assistant – the Student Affairs Communications & Marketing in Corvallis. Invites applications for 1 part-time (a maximum of 10 hours per week) hourly, 12-month Web Programmer / Office Assistant, Post # P01992SE, Closes April 10.

Billing Assistant- Administrative Program Assistant.  Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Billing Assitant.  Posting #P00845CT.  Closes April 10.

Transfer Transitions Advisor: The Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) is seeking a Transfer Transitions Advisor.  This is a full-time (1.0) 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01151UF.  Closes April 12.

The Graduate School is seeking a Student Success Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. Posting # P01148UF. Closes April 14, full-consideration date of April 12.

Employee Relations Officer – The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Employee Relations Officer. Posting # P01171UF. Closes April 13.

Coordinator Oregon Master Beekeeper and Pollinator Health Outreach.  The Department of Horticulture is seeking a Coordinator Oregon Master Beekeeper and Pollinator Health Outreach, a state-wide educational program for beekeepers of all levels. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01169UF http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/40948To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 13.  The closing date is April 23.

NEW! Faculty Research Assistant – Bee Informed Partnership.  The Department of Horticulture is seeking a Faculty Research Assistant, as a member of the Bee Informed Partnership (BIP) Technical Transfer Team and the research will support the Beekeepers in Oregon, Washington, Idaho with field work in California.  This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  Posting # P01173UF. For full consideration, apply by April 14.  The closing date is April 23.

The Writing Center is seeking a Writing Center Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01168UF. Closes April 14.

Supplemental Instruction Coordinator – The Academic Success Center is seeking a Supplemental Instruction (SI) Coordinator. This is a 1.0 FTE, 12-month, unclassified position reporting to the Director of the Academic Success Center (ASC) within the Division of Undergraduate Studies. The SI Coordinator coordinates and provides leadership for the Academic Success Center’s SI program. The SI Coordinator is responsible for supervision of SI Leaders, management of daily operations, program assessment and strategic planning, and communication and collaboration with the OSU community. Posting # P01166UF. Closes April 14.

The College of Education is seeking an Academic Advisor and Outreach Specialist. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. Posting # P01136UF. Closes April 14.

NEW! Transfer Ambassadors -The Office of New Student Programs & Family Outreach (NSPFO) Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) hourly approximately 10-hours a week, 12-month Transfer Ambassadors, Posting # P01978SE, Closes April 16.

Instructor – Counselor Education.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Counselor Education Instructor.  The successful candidate will be a counselor educator to teach in our graduate program in Counselor Education.  Posting # P01129UF.  Full consideration April 14. Closes April 17.  

Associate Dean.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Associate Dean.  This is an Administrator 1 level, tenured administrator.  The Associate Dean will assist the OSU-Cascades Dean of Academic Affairs in leading the campus through a period of rapid enrollment growth, significant campus transition, and the expansion of academic programs.  Posting # P01139UF. Full consideration April 14. Closes April 18.

The Academic Success Center is seeking a Supplemental Instruction Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01166UF. Closes April 14.

Instructor – Hospitality Management.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Hospitality Management Instructor position.  The successful candidate will have the important role of bringing hospitality experience and teaching practices to the new Hospitality Management program at OSU-Cascades.  Posting # P01141UF. Full consideration April 15. Closes April 17.  

NEW! Transfer Ambassadors -The Office of New Student Programs & Family Outreach (NSPFO) Planning in Corvallis. Invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) hourly approximately 10-hours a week, 12-month Transfer Ambassadors, Posting # P01978SE, Closes April 16.

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.

The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) at Oregon State University invites applications and nominations for the Director of the School of Language, Culture, and Society (SLCS). The Director leads a unique school of learners, teachers, and scholars in the continuing development of its shared vision. The Director supervises the School’s academic programs (Anthropology; College Student Services Administration; Ethnic Studies; Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; and World Languages and Cultures) and serves as chief administrative officer and advocate for the school as a whole. This is a full-time (1.0), 12-month tenured administrator position. Posting # P01152UF. For full consideration, please apply by April 17. Closes June 16.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking a Procurement Contract Officer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01145UF. Closes April 17.

NEW! Manager of Access Services – The Office of Disability Access Services (DAS) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month Manager of Access Services, Post # P01174UF. Closes April 22.

NEW! Oregon State University welcomes applications for the position of Coordinator – IT Project 1  within the Research Office. Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Research, the Project Manager provides project management expertise to all aspects of the Research Office. Posting # P01157UF. For full consideration apply by April 22. Closes April 30.

Registered Nurse- Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month RN1.  Posting #P00841CT.  Closes April 24.

Faculty Research Assistant – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University is seeking an Faculty Research Assistant with the Juntos program beginning May 1, 2017 (with the potential for a second year renewal depending on the availability of funds). This is a part-time (.75 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position.  Posting# P01161UF.  Closes April 28.

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, Posting  # P01870SE, Closes April 28.

Collegiate Recovery Specialist: Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Collegiate Recovery Specialist, Posting #P01163UF.  Closes May 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.

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. Posting closes on 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.

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

Weather

Corvallis: “Don’t let the muggles get you down.” ~ J.K. Rowling. Mostly cloudy today, high of 63, low of 44. Slight chance of rain Wednesday.

Central Oregon: Mostly cloudy, high of 61, low of 42. Partly sunny Wednesday.

Newport: Mostly cloudy tomorrow, high of 58, low of 48. Chance of rain Wednesday.

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

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