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Wednesday, May 24, 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.

We’re not getting Luke Skywalker’s prosthetics any time soon (Engadget)

Our sense of touch is what enables us to feel when a glass is slipping from our grasp and tighten our grip without squeezing down hard enough to shatter it. Not so with robotic hands, Dr. Ravi Balasubramanian of Oregon State University explained during a recent interview. “Even if there are 10 or 20 sensors on a robot hand, the designer will be extremely nervous when it is interacting with the outside world.”

How whales became the biggest animals on the planet (New York Times)

Ari S. Friedlaender, a behavioral ecologist at Oregon State University who was not involved in the study, said the research improved our understanding of how baleen whales became giants.

Bend climate change discussion brings varied views (KTVZ)

Kathie Dello, associate director of the Oregon Climate Change Research Institute at Oregon State University, said rising temperatures and changes in precipitation are among the biggest concerns.

Wolves need space to roam to control expanding coyote populations (Science Daily)

“It will be interesting to see the influence of large predators on smaller predators in other parts of the world, especially the role of the big cats such as jaguars, leopards, lions and tigers,” said co-author William Ripple of Oregon State University.

Add flavor to the table with 8 unusual vegetables (Herald & News)

Coon, an Oregon State University Extension Service master gardener, knew he was on to something when he’d be stopped in the grocery store by shoppers fascinated by the produce he was sending through the checkstand.

OSU to hold public forum on new building at Hatfield Marine Science Center (LIFE@OSU)

A community forum regarding Oregon State University’s engineering and construction plans for a marine studies building on the Hatfield Marine Science Center campus in Newport will be held Wednesday, May 24, in Corvallis.

OSU student describes being stabbed 22 times (KATU)

From his hospital bed, an Oregon State University student described a brutal attack in a Corvallis home where police said five people were stabbed early Monday morning.

Idaho, Oregon researchers work on stevia seed line (Capital Press)

The wide genetic diversity in stevia means the progeny is usually not as good as the parents, said Clint Shock, director of Oregon State University’s research station in Ontario.

Today

OSU Motorcycle Visibility Day: Help people see motorcycles! Here is your chance to park in the center of campus. We will be parked on MU Brick Mall from 7:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m.,  Wednesday May, 24. Please register at http://goo.gl/jovBIm Those bikes parked on Campus Way in our area will not need parking permits. Volunteers will watch the bikes until 5:15 p.m. For questions please contact: Kevin.Christman@oregonstate.edu

Water Resource Policy & Management defense: Hannah Satein, MS candidate, will present her thesis, “Fighting to Cooperate: Litigation, Collaboration, and Water Management in the Upper Deschutes River Basin” on May 24, 10 a.m. in 193 Burt Hall. Hannah is advised by Ed Weber of the School of Public Policy.

Open Forums for Writing Center Coordinator candidates: The Writing Center invites campus and community partners to attend candidates’ presentations on the topic of developing strategies to welcome and support underrepresented and international students in the Undergraduate Writing Studio. Please join us during the following dates and times: Chris Nelson, May 24, 10-10:50 a.m., Valley Library Willamette East; and Alyssa Roth, May 25, 10-10:50 a.m., Valley Library Willamette West. Position information and candidates’ bio information will be available at the sessions, along with a more detailed presentation description. For accommodations related to disability, please contact Dennis.Bennett@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-5640.

Beaver Family Connections-Getting Your Family Outdoors: The warm weather is finally here, which means it is time to get outside! Hear from Josh Norris, Director of OSU Adventure Leadership Institute and Ryan Brown, Recreation and Engagement Program Manager for OSU Research Forests, about some of the easy ways you and your family can take advantage of the great Northwest! Join us on Wednesday, May 24 from noon-1 p.m. in MU 207. For questions, please contact familyresources@oregonstate.edu.

Pantry Shelf Care: Join the Pride Center and the Human Services Resource Center for delicious, healthy food and learn how to use common ingredients to create nutritious meals without breaking the bank. We will be making four meals as a group: Bean Gorditas, Minestrone Soup, Quinoa Kale Stir Fry, and Spaghetti Squash. Sign up is required. Reserve a spot by submitting a Qualtrics form: https://tinyurl.com/PantryShelfCareWednesday, May 24 at 1 p.m., Human Services Resource Center (Avery House, 1030 S.W. Madison Ave).

When Colonization is a Pathogen: In this three-part event, we will be analyzing the history of mental health stigma, treatment, and barriers that people of color have faced. Through discussion, activities, and presentations from those working in the field, we will gain a greater understanding of mental health, how it relates to communities of color, and the role representation plays in the accessibility of mental health services. May 22-24, 2-3 p.m., Asian & Pacific Cultural Center on the first two days, Women’s Center on the last day.

PCMM Analysts and Procurement Contract Officers Campus Outreach: Analysts and PCOs will be providing the OSU community with information about procurement. Bring your questions, provide feedback, enjoy refreshments, enter the raffle and play BINGO!  This outreach is scheduled for May 24, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Beth Ray Center, Room 133 (BCR133). For more information, please contact Heather Wyland, heather.wyland@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-7349.

NAGPRA Coordinator Open Forum: David Lewis is one of two finalists for the OSU NAGPRA (Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act) Coordinator position. We invite you to his open forum, which is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24 at 3 – 4 p.m.. The open forum will be held in the Native American Longhouse on the OSU Campus. NAGPRA is a federally mandated program to repatriate artifacts to the appropriate Native American communities. This position will be responsible for overseeing scientific and community relations activities.

WRGP Spring Seminar Series. Benjamin Mirus, Research Geologist with the USGS, will present “Quantifying shallow landslide potential in the Pacific Northwest: Recent progress and ongoing challenges” on Wednesday, May 24, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Owen 103. Free and open to the public. Flyer.

Arts & Indulge: Come cultivate your thoughts on social justice and share your stories on the ideas of identity, love, compassion and wellness. This week’s theme is Paper Quilling. Drinks and hors-d’oeuvre will be served. May 24, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.,APCC.

Hatfield building community forum: A community forum regarding Oregon State University’s engineering and construction plans for a marine studies building on the Hatfield Marine Science Center campus in Newport will be held Wednesday, May 24, in Corvallis. The meeting will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on OSU’s Corvallis campus in The LaSells Stewart Center’s Agricultural Sciences Room. The meeting also will be live streamed at: ­­­­­http://bit.ly/2rjRmC5

Upcoming events

NEW! Music a la Carte: The OSU Campus Band performs on the final Music a la Carte of the 2016-17 season. Friday, May 26, Noon, Student Experience Center outdoor plaza. Free.

NEW! ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition. More than 450 students from throughout the world will erect and test bridges they have designed and fabricated to meet specifications while optimizing performance and economy. Events open to the public Friday, May 26 from 3 to 5 p.m., McAF and Saturday, May 27, 8 a.m to noon, TPav. View schedule at cce.oregonstate.edu/nssbc.

NEW! Dave King retirement: A reception is being held to celebrate and recognize Dave King’s work and accomplishments. Dave retired as Associate Provost for University Outreach and Engagement last year after more than 24 years of service to Oregon State University. In June 2017, he will wrap up a year-long appointment as special assistant to the Provost. June 2, 3-5 p.m., MU Joyce Powell Journey Room (104). Beverages, hors d’oeuvres and cake will be served.

Cajun Crayfish Fest tickets available until May 24. Get tickets now for OSU’s annual crayfish boil, planned for noon-1 p.m. May 31 at McNary Dining. The Cajun Crayfish Fest features all-you-can eat crayfish, served Louisiana-style, with potato wedges, corn on the cob, cornbread with honey butter, watermelon wedges and sweet tea. Tickets are $12 and are available until May 24 at MainSqueeze in McNary Dining Center. uhds.link/crayfishfest

Pub Tour: Tiah Edmunson-Morton, Director of OSU’s Oregon Hops & Brewing Archives, will lead a downtown walking tour through Corvallis’ beer, past and present. This two-hour tour will include four short stops (TBA) at downtown breweries and the Corvallis Brewing Supply. May 25, 5 p.m. Meet at Sky High Brewing & Pub, 160 NW Jackson Ave., Corvallis. Participants are welcome to join at any stop check back soon for stop locations and times. Free, please RSVP at edmunsot@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-7387.

Beer History Talk & Awards Ceremony: This is a great opportunity to visit one of Corvallis’s iconic gathering places, located within buildings more than 100 years old, and operating as a deli since 1977. This is the home of the Oregon Trail Brewery, one of the pioneers of the craft beer movement. OSU alumnus Ted Cox, the owner and a local historian, will share some fabulous tales from Corvallis brewing history in his 40-minute talk. Each year the Corvallis and Benton County Historic Resources Commissions, the Heritage Tree Committee, and PreservationWORKS recognize outstanding contributions to the preservation of historic resources. May 25, 7 p.m., Old World Deli, 341 SW 2nd Street, Corvallis. Sponsors: City of Corvallis and Benton County Historic Resources Commissions, PreservationWORKS, Heritage Tree Committee.

Campus START orientation information session: New Student Programs & Family Outreach invites all OSU employees to attend a presentation on the details of our START summer orientation program at OSU. Presentation will cover a typical START session agenda, dates of sessions and FAQs you may get working on campus this summer. An info session will be held May 25 at 10:30 a.m. in MU 208. Questions & requests for disability accommodations can be sent to Natalie.Rooney@oregonstate.edu.

Air Force retirement celebration: Please join us as we celebrate TSgt Mayra Munoz-Heil’s retirement from the United States Air Force after 20 years of service.  The ceremony starts May 25 at 11:30 a.m. in the MU Horizon Room.  All are welcome.

Climate Support Group: Are you worried about what your future will look like because of the climate change crisis? Is it too overwhelming to think about? Do you need a space to get together with others who feel similarly? Join the Student Sustainability Climate Neutral 2025 Initiative for food and conversation about self-care, new perspectives, well-being, resistance, and thriving. Thursdays (until June 8), 5-6 p.m. Student Experience Center 254.

Graduate Education Information Night: The OSU Graduate School is presenting an information session for those interested in learning more about graduate education and advanced degrees. The session will take place on Thursday, May 25 at 5:30 p.m. at the Lonnie B. Harris Cultural Center. See our website or call 541-737-4881 for more information.”

UPDATED: Faculty Appreciate Days at Goss: Join OSU Athletics for Faculty Appreciation Days at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field as the No. 1 ranked baseball team concludes the regular season Memorial Day Weekend. Reduced priced tickets include $13 Reserved Seats and $5 General Admission. Follow these links to get your Faculty Appreciation game-day tickets.  https://tinyurl.com/k5w7q8t (May 25) https://tinyurl.com/l9pmxzx (May 26).

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.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars

NEW! 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 May 26.

Academic Technology webinar: Are Your Students Engaging? Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, May 25, 10-10:30 a.m. to learn about the built-in analytics tools in Canvas. Register for information on joining this free webinar presented by OSU’s Canvas support team. Find more webinars here. Questions? Email us: Canvas@oregonstate.edu

Academic Technology webinar: Measuring Student Learning Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, May 25, 2 – 2:30 p.m. to learn about tracking student mastery of learning outcomes with the Learning Mastery gradebook. 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

Does science have a seat at the decision-making table?  Women in Policy, Women in Science, and Women in Marine Sciences are hosting a panel discussion with panelists: Mehra Shirazi, Kate Lajtha, Ana Spalding, and Staci Simonich. Thursday, May 25 at 3 p.m. in the Willamette West seminar room (3rd floor Valley Library). The event is free.

Institutionalization of Knowledge: The APCC is having workshops and a discussion series that targets different aspects of a university education in relation to personal life, future job prospects, and global citizenship. This week’s topic is “Process of Reintegration” May 25, 4 – 5:30 p.m., Asian & Pacific Cultural Center.

Nobel Public Lecture by Oregon State Biochemist: Corvallis Public Library presents a public lecture on the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine by Viviana Perez, assistant professor of biochemistry and biophysics. Perez will discuss the discoveries of Nobel laureate Yoshinori Ohsumi in her talk, “The Importance of Keeping Our Cells Clean” on Thursday, May 25, 5:15 -6 p.m. at the main meeting room in Corvallis Public Library.

Brandi Douglas on “Being Authentic to Yourself”: Story Spotlights are Ted-style talks from the OSU community. Brandi will talk about getting through her scariest moment and learning to be more true to herself. Thursday, May 25, 5:30-6:30pm in the Involvement Lounge at SEC 112. Hosted by Student Leadership and Involvement. For accommodations or more information, contact: involvement@oregonstate.edu

Latinos in Oregon: Trends and Opportunities in a Changing State In Fall 2016, OSU and the Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) released the report Latinos in Oregon: Trends and opportunities in a Changing State” using the latest available data to explore the contributions that Latinos have made to the state and the disparities that still exist. The report also discusses the implications of these trends not just for Latinos, but also for other individuals, communities, and organizations, including educational institutions. The data used to produce this report is available through the Communities Reporter Tool. 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Friday, May 26, in MU 13 (Multipurpose Room). Please join us for a conversation with Vincent Adams (OSU Rural Studies Program) and Roberto Franco (OCF Latino Partnership Program).

Hip-hop conversation: The Lonnie B. Harris Black Cultural Center and The College of Liberal Arts presents A Conversation With Aminè” Friday, June 2 at the Stirek Auditorium in Austin Hall. Join Dam Jam headliner and rising hip-hop star Aminé in a conversation about music, life and creativity — led by OSU’s Director of Popular Music Bob Santelli. The Portland native is known for defying expectations, and his smash hit “Caroline”. He draws equal influence from his Ethiopian heritage, Kanye West and André 3000. He’d rather record in a cabin in the wilderness than a posh studio. This is a free event but you need a ticket to get in. Ticket information can be found here: bit.ly/osuamine

Take Note 

NEW! Summer Youth Experience: INTO OSU 2017 Summer Youth Experience Program are now accepting applications for high school level international students looking for an adventure in the U.S. and learning about the U.S. university system. $3,250 includes program fees, course materials, housings, meals, health insurance, airport pick-up and drop-off, and trips and activities. Visit here for more details or e-mail INTO.SpecialPrograms@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Seeking Participants for Kitten Behavior Research and Training Classes: The OSU Human-Animal Interaction Lab is seeking kittens 3-8 months to participate in research and training opportunities! Learn about your kitten’s behavior and cognition through our research program!  Participants in our research program will receive free Petco gift cards for participation.  We are also offering a free 6-week kitten training class. The next class will be held Fridays from 7-7:45 p.m. beginning in August on OSU campus. Kittens should be between 3-8 months at the time of classes and must be up-to-date on their vaccines. Learn how to train your kitten using clicker training and how to address problem behaviors. Kittens also have the opportunity to socialize with one another in a fun environment! To watch a video from previous classes click this link. Contact Kristyn Vitale Shreve for more information: Kristyn.Shreve@oregonstate.edu 

Access books published from 1473-1700: You can now browse, read, mark up, and download thousands of texts originally printed before 1700 in the United Kingdom and elsewhere using the Early English Books Online (EEBO) database that is newly available through OSU Libraries. Access is as easy as typing “EEBO” in the search box on the Libraries homepage at http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu and logging in with your OSU password. Besides English, EEBO covers more than 30 other languages.

Pew Scholars: The Pew Charitable Trusts has invited OSU to submit one nomination for the Pew Scholars Program in Biomedical Sciences.  Pew awards $240,000 over 4 years to each Pew Scholar to support their research. Letter of Recommendation are due May 30, 2017: http://research.oregonstate.edu/program/pew-scholars-program-biomedical-sciences. Nominees must hold full-time appointments at the rank of assistant professor. Candidates must have been in such an appointment for less than three years. For more information: Martha.Coleman@osufoundation.org

Faculty presenters sought for “Healthy Economy” event: The Division of International Programs and the Research Office are hosting an event on June 6 from 5-7 p.m. in the Hallie Ford Center highlighting faculty international research. Interested faculty members whose international research falls under the topic of “Healthy Economy” should contact Stacy Jeffries (stacy.jeffries@oregonstate.edu) by Tuesday, May 23.

Marine Studies Initiative Survey: The Marine Studies Initiative is asking the OSU community to complete a brief questionnaire to help gauge your familiarity with the program.  Your participation will play a crucial role in planning. The questionnaire should take less than 5 minutes to complete. https://tinyurl.com/survey-msi This survey is confidential. For more information: marinestudies@oregonstate.edu or Facebook. 

The ILRC Summer Symposium on Teaching and Learning Technology:   The ILRC Summer Symposium is an opportunity for faculty and staff at Oregon State University to come together and learn about existing academic technology and their use in teaching and learning. Your peers will model the use of technology and demonstrate how it enhances the teaching and learning experience.  Find over 30 sessions from more than 50 speakers from across campus, coming together for two days of intensive training and informative presentations.  For more information, visit our website at http://is.oregonstate.edu/symposium

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 June 7, so learn more and apply online today.

Traffic and Maintenance

NEW! Parking lots; Multiple parking areas and spaces will be closed on campus to support the National Student Steel Bridge Competition. Thursday, May 25, through May 30, eight spaces will be dedicated for load in/out in the Student Legacy Park South lot (3293). Friday, May 26, team parking area will be reserved at the Washington Way Southeast lot (3209).  May 26, Benton Place lot (3268) will have eight spaces blocked north of the 30-minute load zone next to Mc Alexander Field House. Saturday, May 27, Student Legacy Park South lot (3293) will be dedicated for event parking.

NEW! 2017-18 Parking Permit Sales Schedule: Permit sales for same-zone purchases are just a couple of months away. The sales schedule for 2017-18 annual permits can be found at http://fa.oregonstate.edu/parking/permit_renewal.

SafeRide: ASOSU SafeRide will not be operating Memorial Weekend (May 26-May 29). We will resume regular hours starting on May 30.

Steam shutdown: Each year Facilities Services performs necessary maintenance on the university’s steam system, which requires shutting off the steam throughout campus, to complete maintenance services at the plant, throughout the steam tunnels and in each building.  This process affects hot water supply, heating, and all equipment that uses steam, campus wide.  The steam shutdown for 2017 will occur June 18, 6 p.m. – June 26, 8 a.m.

Jobs

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

Office Assistant – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time, intermittent Office Assistant for the Wallowa County Extension Office at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in Enterprise, Oregon.  Posting# P00948CT.  Closes May 25.

Program Coordinator – The Office of Global Opportunities invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Program Coordinator position. Posting #P01304UF. Closes June 2.  For full consideration, please apply by May 26.

UPDATED! Immigration Programs Specialist– The Office of International Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month,  Immigration Programs Specialist position. Posting #P00949CT. Closes June 2.  For full consideration, please apply by May 26.

Research Unit Student Worker – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) hourly, research unit student worker. This new position will work closely with various members of the Ecampus Research Unit team to help with the post-production of the “Research in Action” podcast. Posting #P02148SE. Closes May 28.

Student Clerical -The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for a full- time summer hourly, 12-month Student Clerical, Post # P02304SE, Closes May 29.

Education Placement Internship Coordinator.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position as Education Placement Internship Coordinator.  The Education Placement Internship Coordinator conducts, facilitates, and oversees Teacher Education and School Counseling program students in their clinical field placements.  Posting # P01300UF.  The full consideration date is May 25 and the closing date is May 29.     

Health and Safety Coordinator – The Office of Global Opportunities invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Health and Safety Coordinator position. Posting #P01283UF. Closes May 29.

Analyst Programmer (Web Developer) – The Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Web Developer. Posting # P00911CT. Closes May 29.

The Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing is seeking an Office Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01281UF. Closes: May 29.

Education Program Assistant 1 – OSU Extension Service invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE), Limited Duration (approximately 1 year), Education Program Coordinator (EPA1) based in Ontario and serving Malheur County.  Posting# P00969CT.  Closes May 30.

Linus Pauling Institute is hiring one Education Program Assistant 2, (approximately 32 hours per week).  This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately 1 year, 6 months from the appointment begin date. Posting # P00939CT. Closes May 30.

The Linus Pauling Institute (LPI) is recruiting for an Administrative Program Assistant.  This is a limited duration appointment expected to last approximately 1 year from begin date.  Posting # P00947CT. Closes May 31.

Administrative Program Assistant – Facilities Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Administrative Program Assistant position. Posting #P00968CT. Closes May 31.

Accountant 1 – The Forestry, Oceanic and Atmospheric Business Center invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Accountant 1 position.  Position #P00932CT.  Full consideration May 26.  Closes May 31.

EXTENDED! Student Health Services invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, Advanced Practice Clinician (NP/PA- Mid-Level Practitioner), Posting #P00908CT.  Closes May 30.

Finance and Accounting Manager – The Arts and Sciences Business Center (ASBC) at Oregon State University is seeking a Finance and Accounting Manager. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01314UF. Closes May 31. 

Course Development Student Worker – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for 1-4 part-time  (a maximum of 20 hours per week) hourly, course development student worker. This position works closely with various members of the Instructional Design team of the Course Development and Training Unit of Ecampus to help with the process of building online courses and on-going course maintenance through a variety of tasks. Posting #P02121SE. Closes May 31.

Assistant Director of Advertising & Marketing. – Orange Media Network invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Assistant Director of Advertising & Marketing position. Posting #P01294UF. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Closes June 2.

Associate Director of Journalism. – Orange Media Network invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #P01295UF. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Closes June 2.

Program Technician 2 – The Research Administration office in the College of Engineering invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, Program Technician 2 position. The position provides grant proposal support, develop budgets, interprets and advise on policy and procedure related to sponsored programs, and manages a dynamic workload with strict deadlines. Posting # P00944CT. Apply by June 2 for full consideration. 

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 1, position for Enrollment Management Info Tech at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting #P00930CT. Closes June 2.

Civic Engagement Coordinator – Student Leadership & Involvement in the Division of Student Affairs is seeking a Civic Engagement Coordinator. The Civic Engagement Coordinator will facilitate a wide range of civic learning and engagement opportunities and advance a culture of civic engagement and co-curricular community-based learning on campus, specifically throughout Student Affairs and via one-time projects and programs. This is a full-time, 1.00 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01275UF. Closes June 2.

NEW! Administrative Program Specialist – Department of Animal and Rangeland Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month Administrative Program Specialist. Posting #P00950CT. Closes June 4.

Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery Technician: The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool on June 5. Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered.  Interested parties should apply to posting # no later than midnight on June 4.  Posting #P00671CT.

Grants and Contracts CoordinatorThe University Administrative Business Center invites applications for a full time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, ODS Grant Coordinator. The hiring of this position is contingent on receipt of legislative funding.  Posting # P00954CT.  Closes June 5.

Oregon Sea Grant is recruiting for a 0.5 FTE, classified, administrative program assistant (content strategist). This position will report work performed by Sea Grant-funded individuals to the National Sea Grant Library and plan and implement ways to disseminate OSG-related content and amplify awareness of the value of Oregon Sea Grant. Position is based at OSU. Posting # P00936CT, Closes: June 6.

The Graduate School is seeking an Associate Dean.  This is a part-time, .50 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position.  This is an Internal Recruitment. Full consideration June 8. Closes June 12.

NEW! INTO OSU is currently recruiting for Senior Coordinator-Housing and Operations. This position is designed to provide leadership and management for assigned areas on the Student Services team and involves staff supervision and considerable outreach and engagement with internal and campus partners. For more information or to apply please follow the link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=27942&lang=en_US&source=CC3 Deadline is June 12.

Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking a Contract Manager.  This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month fixed term professional faculty position.  Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.  Position Number: P01247UF.  Closes June 12.

 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.

NEW! Director of Strategic Engagement – The College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Strategic Engagement. Posting # P01316UF. Full consideration date: June 16. Closes July 1.

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. Closes June 16.

Assistant Director for Professional Development – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, Assistant Director for Professional Development position.  Posting P01315UF. Closes June 18.

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. Closes June 30.

Education Project Assistant – College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Education Project Assistant.  Posting #P00924CT. Position open until filled.

Education Project Assistant – College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Education Project Assistant (Spanish required).  Posting #P00925CT. Position open until filled.

IMPACT Program Instructor – Student Health Services invites applications for a .49FTE graduate assistant, 9-month appointment for Academic Year 2017-2018. Details can be found here: http://studenthealth.oregonstate.edu/about-shs/jobs. Open until filled.

INTO OSU is currently recruiting for a Senior Coordinator, Orientation and Engagement. This position is responsible for pre-arrival and on-site orientation, cultural adjustment, social programming, and other programs and services to promote the social, personal, and academic well-being of INTO OSU students. This is a leadership position involving staff supervision and considerable outreach and engagement with key campus partners. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=27942&lang=en_US&source=CC3

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

Weather

Corvallis: “Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.” ~ Evelyn Waugh. Partly sunny today, high of 67, low of 46. Partly sunny tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Sunny, high of 68, low of 36. Mostly sunny tomorrow.

Newport: Partly sunny today, high of 57, low of 45. Mostly cloudy tomorrow.

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

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