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Friday, Nov. 17, 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.

Cross-laminated timber could lead a mid-rise revolution (Architects Newspaper)

Andre Barbosa of Oregon State University’s School of Civil and Construction Engineering and Tallwood Design Institute concurred, noting that CLT projects above about ten stories are often hybrids with concrete cores or steel for lateral resistance.

Lecture to reveal secrets of deep earth (Gazette-Times)

A Canadian geologist who delves into the mysteries of ancient water and the rocks that surround it in search of clues to the origins of life on earth will deliver this year’s Thomas Condon Lecture at Oregon State University.

Dan Cummins brings Northwest Humor to OSU’s Fall Family Weekend comedy show (Democrat-Herald)

Dan Cummins’ standup performance Friday night at LaSells Stewart Center will include a topic most comedians won’t even touch. “Not a lot of comics are talking about life in the Northwest,” he said. “I moved back to Idaho last year, and got some new bits out of it.”

Photography Double Feature (Corvallis Advocate)

There are two must-see photography exhibits coming to Oregon State University in November and December. Each explores two very different topics in their own compelling way. 


Celebrate International Education and Exchange – This is International Education Week at OSU. Throughout the week, entities across campus will be presenting events and activities to highlight the value of programs that prepare Americans for a global environment, as well as celebrate the contributions of international students, faculty and scholars who come to the U.S. for educational and cultural experiences. Please visit the OSU International Education Week page for a listing of events.

Oregon Applied Sustainability Experience (OASE) Intern Symposium: Join Oregon Sea Grant and Oregon Department of Environmental Quality for student presentations from the first Oregon Applied Sustainability Experience (OASE) Internships. Information for prospective 2018 OASE Interns also available. Friday, Nov. 17 from 9 – 10 a.m., Memorial Union Room 213. Free refreshments. Contact Sarah Kolesar with questions and remote connection options.

Lonesome Pottery Sale: Get your holiday gifts early! The OSU Craft Center presents beautiful, handmade pottery and glass for sale at bargain prices. All pieces are handcrafted by local artisans and Craft Center members. All proceeds go to support the OSU Craft Center (cash and check only). Partake in the sale Nov. 17, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the MU Trysting Tree Loungesli.oregonstate.edu/craft.

Beaver Classic Cheese Sales: Come purchase your favorite Beaver Classic Cheeses. Take home some of our new flavors…Porter Soaked, Hard Cider Soaked or Pinot Soaked Cheddars. Or our newest Award Winner…Smoked Cheddar – American Cheese Society 3rd Place 2016. Fridays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Withycombe 159. For more information robin.frojen@oregonstate.edu

Meat Center: The Clark Meat Science Center retail store will be open Friday from noon -5:30 p.m. Products include fresh and cooked/smoked sausages, bacon, retail cuts, jerky, snack sticks, and Beaver Classic cheese! The store is located at 3260 SW Campus Way, next to the Motor Pool. Please email Nathan.Parker@oregonstate.edu for any questions regarding the store

OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Melissa Cheyney, associate professor of anthropology at OSU, will give a lecture titled, “Does Big Data Have a Role To Play in Physiologic Birth Research?  The Case for a Critical, Precision-Midwifery, All Data Framework.”  Cheyney will speak on Nov. 17 from noon to 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s “Tan Sack” Lecture Series. Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

OSU Disability Network. Join a group of OSU community members interested in discussing Disability Studies teaching and research, in general, and the development of a DS curriculum at OSU, in particular. This session’s topic: Hispanic/Latinx and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Intersectional Identities.Lecture by Cristòf Del Aquelarre Errante. Friday, Nov. 17, noon Milam Hall, 301.

Data That Make You Feel: OSU students, faculty and staff are welcome to this brown-bag science communications seminar. We’ll explore ways to present accurate scientific data that fosters emotional responses in scientific and non-scientific audiences. Panel speakers include Bill Ripple and James Johnston in the College of Forestry and Anne Bahde in the Valley Library. Friday, Nov. 17, noon-1 p.m. in room 402, Linus Pauling Science Center. More at http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/sciencecommunicators/.

Film and Culture, Culture and Film: Benita Blessing will discuss the use of films in language and history/culture classrooms for World Languages and Cultures’ Friday lecture. noon-12:50 p.m., Kidder Hall 212 (through 210). Bring a lunch for an informal talk and conversation about the contributions and challenges that using film as an artifact and resource poses for our increasingly interdisciplinary classrooms.

OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Friday noon to 3 p.m. at 644 SW 13th. Personal purchases must be made during public sales. Staff may shop for their department 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

NEW! Volleyball Faculty/Staff Friday: Oregon State Volleyball is back in Gill Coliseum this week! Tonight’s match against No. 10 Washington is a Faculty/Staff Friday match! Faculty and staff receives $5 tickets with a valid OSU ID. First serve is scheduled for 6 p.m.

Fall social: The OSU Chapter of Sigma Xi (Scientific Research Honorary) will hold a fall social upstairs at McMenamins on Monroe Friday Nov. 17, from 6-8 p.m.  All members (active and inactive) as well as interested scientists are welcome to attend, learn about the program for the coming year, and find out about Sigma Xi at OSU.

Fall Family Weekend Comedy Show: Join comedians Jermaine Fowler and Jay Larson on Friday, Nov. 17 at The LaSells Stewart Center at 6:30 or 9 p.m. Ticket prices are $34/$36, with light desserts and refreshments that will be served. Tickets and more information can be found here.

Film screening: Luther (film) is a 2003 biopic about the life of Martin Luther (1483–1546) starring Joseph Fiennes. It was an independent film partially funded by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. The film covers Luther’s life from his becoming a monk in 1505 to the Diet of Augsburg in 1530. Friday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m. OSU, Milam Auditorium. Free and open to all. FMI please visit Reformation 500.

OSU Opera Workshop: The OSU Opera Workshop under the direction of GRAMMY nominated baritone Mitchell Hutchings presents “A Night at the Opera.” Tickets $10 general admission, OSU students and K-12 youth free. CAFA discounts apply. Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church of Corvallis, 4515 SW West Hills Road.


Child Care Center Open House/Celebration: You’re invited to take a peek at OSU’s newest child care center before the OSU v ASU football game on Saturday, Nov.18 from 9 a.m.- noon. Please join the Family Resource Center and center directors from both Azalea Child Care Center and Beaver Beginnings Child Care Center and enjoy warm breakfast fare and hot drinks, tour the centers and celebrate OSU’s tradition of campus based child care for students and employees. For more information visit http://familyresources.oregonstate.edu/FRCevents or contact them at familyresources@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-4906.


Monterey Pop Film Screening — Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Monterey Pop Music Festival and the “Summer of Love” with a screening of D.A. Pennebaker’s celebrated documentary, “Monterey Pop.” The film features memorable performances by Otis Redding, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin and more. Presented by OSU Distinguished Professor Jon Lewis and Director of Performing Arts Bob Santelli. The two will introduce the film and a short Q&A will follow. 6:45 p.m., Nov. 19, Cinema 21, 616 NW 21st Ave., Portland.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Transgender Day of Remembrance: SOL: LGBTQ+ Multicultural Support Network is hosting an event and vigil for Transgender Day of Remembrance to remember, honor and reflect on the transgender lives that were lost to anti-trans violence and prejudice in the past year. Gather at Centro Cultural César Chávez and march to the SEC Plaza for a reading of the names of trans people who have been murdered over the past year, some artistic expression, and more. This event will happen on Monday, Nov. 20, from 5-7 p.m. There will be walking involved. Please contact 541-737-9161 or SOL@oregonstate.edu 7-10 days before the event to request accommodations related to a disability.

NEW! What the Health – Film screening: Filmmaker Kip Andersen uncovers the secret to preventing and even reversing chronic diseases, and he investigates why the nation’s leading health organizations don’t want people to know about it. Monday, Nov. 20, 5 p.m. Milam 319. Snacks will be provided. Free and open to all. 

Symphony: The Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra will open its 112th season with “Our Judeo-Romano-Christian Heritage” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, in the Austin Auditorium at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis. Reserved seats are $22, $27 and $32. Advance tickets are available online at www.cosusymphony.org. Corvallis Arts For All discounts apply with valid SNAP card; tickets are available one hour prior to the performance at the LaSells Stewart Center. For accommodations relating to a disability please call 541-286-5580, preferably one week in advance.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Global Forum: Women and Leadership in Africa: Join our guest speakers as they draw from their individual perspectives to illuminate women’s engagements and empowerment in Africa. This is the first edition of its kind, and it promises to be an engaging and impactful event. Lunch will be provided. Monday Nov.20, noon – 2 p.m., Student Experience Center Involvement Lounge (SEC112) RSVP here: https://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ehN3z6WellQhkNf . Our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/356344631471391/

NEW! Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training: Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death amongst college students? This workshop will teach participants to recognize the warning signs and how to help if someone they know is thinking about suicide. Suicide is preventable and depression is treatable – you can help save a life. Nov. 20, noon to 1:30 p.m. MU Journey Room.

NEW! Gentlemanly Masculinities: Visions of Family Reforms, Colonialism, and Gender in Taiwan under Japanese Rule: Lecture by Tadashi Ishikawa. His lecture explores the formation of Taiwanese masculinities in the blurred boundaries of families and marriages under Japanese rule. Tadashi is a post-doctoral fellow of the Chiu program for Taiwan studies in the School of History, Philosophy and Religion. Monday, Nov. 20, 4 p.m. Hallie Ford Center, 115.

NEW! Natural Values and Novel Ecosystems: Adapting Nature Conservation – Lecture by Allen Thompson. In this talk, Thompson explains the concept of novel ecosystems and identifies their significant role in adapting received traditions of land management, nature conservation, and restoration ecology, especially in North America. Traditional values that underlie and motivate much conservation—those appealing to the intrinsic value of natural ecosystems—are threatened. The rapid and pervasive emergence of novel ecosystems, Thompson argues, has significance for on-going debates about “new conservationism” and how we understand natural values as we move into the Anthropocene. Monday, Nov. 20, 4 p.m. Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson Ave.

NEW! Tuesday Teaching Talks:  Join colleagues and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) in a certificated series of teaching workshops. Attend one, some, or all. On Nov. 21, we will apply reflective practices as a catalyst to advance and celebrate teaching and learning while we Celebrate Success & Survival. 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! How Gritty Are You? Join the OSU Institutional Reps from Oregon Women in Higher Ed (OWHE) for a brown bag lunch and lively discussion following the screening of Angela Duckworth’s TED talk on Grit: The power of passion and perseverance. Tuesday, Nov. 21, noon-1 p.m. (screening begins at 12:10 p.m.). Willamette Room, Valley Library. Questions? Contact olivia.heath@oregonstate.edu

NEW! Beaver Family Connections: Tools & Strategies to Practice Emotional Intelligence: From happy to sad, frustrated to excited, angry to calm, children have many different emotions (and so do parents!). In this interactive workshop, OSU’s Shauna Tominey will talk about hands-on strategies parents can use to help children learn to manage their emotions. Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 21 from noon-1 p.m. in MU 212. For more information contact the Family Resource Center with any questions at 541-737-4906 or familyresources@oregonstate.edu.

NEW! Christopher Wolf – Forest Ecosystems and Society & Statistics Dual Ph.D Defense: Christopher Wolf will present “Predator Conservation and Trophic Ecology,” on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m. in Agricultural & Life Sciences (ALS) Room 4001.  Wolf is completing his dual Ph.D. under the guidance of major professors William Ripple and Alix L. Gitelman.

NEW! Oregon State Business Administration Certificate. Learn business essentials with online professional development courses in human resources, finance, marketing, business negotiation, etc. Learn more.

NEW! Launch Your Own Beer Business with Oregon State’s Craft Brewery Startup Workshop in Eugene. Learn from industry pros, including leaders from Ninkasi and other brewers. Feb. 24 –Feb. 28. Learn more.

NEW! Increase Your Writing Efficiency and Effectiveness with Grammar Boot Camp. Master essential grammar skills with this convenient four-week online course from Oregon State’s expert writing instructors. Learn more.

NEW! Advance in Your Career with Oregon State’s Human Resources Management Certificate Series. This online series begins Nov. 13 with a focus on the essentials of smart HR strategies guided by data and predictive analytics. Learn more.

NEW! Oregon State’s Lean Six Sigma Data Analysis Online Short Course Starts Jan. 8. This expert-led course offers insights on a systematic, data-driven approach to continuous improvement. Learn more.

NEW! Grow Your Best Garden Ever with Oregon State’s Newly Updated Master Gardener Online. Become a certified Master Gardener OR earn a Home Horticulture Certificate with Oregon State’s expert-led online program. You may also gift this program to a loved one this holiday season. Register now before class fills. Learn more.

NEW! Real Estate Management Certificate. Learn the latest tips and techniques for an immediate edge and kick-start your real estate career with this new online expert-led certificate! Learn more.

NEW! Retail and Hospitality Management Certificate. Tourism is an $11 billion industry in Oregon. This program prepares participants for leadership in the hospitality and travel industries. Learn more.

Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Caroline A.E. Strömberg, Associate Professor, University of Washington will present a seminar, “The Past is the Key to the Present: Using Fossil Plant Silica to Reconstruct the Cenozoic Assembly of Earth’s Grassland Ecosystems” on Monday, Nov. 20, 3:30 p.m. in ALS 4001. The seminar is free and open to the public.

Natural Values and Novel Ecosystems: Adapting Nature Conservation: OSU Associate Professor of Philosophy Allen Thompson will discuss the recent emergence of the concept of novel ecosystems, its significance in debates about conservation and natural values, and implications for land management practices in the Anthropocene. Monday, Nov. 20, 4 p.m. Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson Ave.  

Sustainable Landscape: Lane County homeowners can learn to save money on yard maintenance and lessen their impact on the environment through a class offered by the Oregon State University Extension Service. The Sustainable Landscape program will be offered Dec. 12-13, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the OSU Extension Service office, 996 Jefferson Street in Eugene. The cost of the program is $25 per person. Pre-registration is required. The registration form is available at the OSU Extension Service office, 996 Jefferson Street, Eugene (enter on 10th at the wheelchair ramp) or on the Web at: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens.

Take Note 

Transportation Survey: Complete the OSU Transportation Survey by Friday, Nov. 17. Oregon State University would appreciate your participation in a brief, online transportation survey about your typical trips to and from campus.  The survey is completely anonymous, and all responses will be aggregated for reporting purposes. Your input helps the University to serve your transportation needs.  The survey takes less than five minutes to complete. Click here to begin the surveyFor questions, please contact Transportation Services at 541-737-4037 or transportation@oregonstate.edu.

STEM Academy registration: Registration for STEM Academy AWSEM (Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering, and Math) Clubs for 6th-12th grade will is open. AWSEM Clubs are designed to nurture girls’ interest in STEM by providing a program of hands-on activities paired with positive adult women STEM role models. Middle School Club meets on Tuesdays, 5-6:30 p.m., from Jan. 23–Feb. 27. High School Club meets on Wednesdays, 5-6:30 p.m., from Jan. 24–Feb. 28. To register: http://stemacademy.oregonstate.edu. For questions, call 541-737-8139 or email STEM.academy@oregonstate.edu. Cost is $85. Scholarships available.

Volunteers needed: We are looking for volunteers to help us at our upcoming Winter 2018 International Student Orientation, which takes place Tuesday, Jan. 2 to Friday, Jan. 5.  This is a great opportunity to meet people from all over the world, practice your intercultural communication and gain valuable leadership skills and experience. There will be half day Volunteer Training on Thursday, Dec. 28. Use the link to sign up: https://tinyurl.com/y83b55fx Please contact Erica Mercier at Erica.mercier@oregonstate.edu if you have any questions.

Mid-Monthly Emergency Preparedness Topic – Clothing in Disasters   Essential clothing for a disaster supply is a commonly overlooked area of preparedness. If a person does not have the proper clothing suitable for the terrain they are in, then harsh elements such as rain, cold, and snow can have catastrophic effects. Follow these guidelines when choosing your emergency clothing.  Download this month’s Preparedness Topic at http://emergency.oregonstate.edu/files/EP-Bulletin/11-15%20Clothing.pdf.

Military personnel at Beavers’ home game: Oregon State Athletics is proud to honor military personnel, including both active personnel and veterans this Saturday with complimentary admission to the Beavers’ final home game of the season at Noon vs. Arizona State. For more details please follow this link.  http://admin.osubeavers.com/sports/2016/9/26/military-appreciation-day.aspx?hq_e=el&hq_m=1388590&hq_l=2&hq_v=3ebc0152f5

Traffic and Maintenance

NEW! Cordley Hall: The west parking lot at Cordley Hall will be closed Nov. 17, and Nov. 29, all day, for crane work on the Cordley roof (View Map).

Game day parking: Saturday, Nov. 18, at 12 p.m., Oregon State will host its final home football game of the season. Game day parking starts at 7 a.m. on Saturday in all the lots. Any vehicles without proper OSU Athletic game day issued permits will be towed from the ORANGE lots starting at 7 a.m. on Saturday. Any staff or student wishing to park on campus and not attending the game on Saturday may do so and park for free at any of the pay lots (red, brown, yellow). The following link will direct you to the football game day parking map, http://beavertickets.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/17fac_parkingmap.jpg, please reference for lots that are impacted. Please notify the attendant that you are there in a working capacity for the University and they will let you in. There will be plenty of signage around the lots, so please be on the lookout for them. For more information, Event.Parking@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-5977.

Jefferson: There will be intermittent traffic interruptions Nov. 13-17 from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. to accommodate trucks delivering the precast sections for the steam tunnel. Traffic control flagging will occur at 30th Street & Jefferson Way and 35th Street & Jefferson Way intersections (View Map).  During this time there will possible traffic delays.


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

Temporary Education Program Assistant 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time (approximately 20 hours per week) temporary Education Program Assistant 2 (EPA2) for the Extension Jackson County office at Oregon State University (OSU). This position is located at the Small Farms Department at the Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center in Central Point, OR.  Posting# P01260CT. Closes Nov. 17.

Grants and Contracts Coordinator – College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Grants and Contracts Coordinator. Posting #01245CT.  Closes Nov. 17.

Director of Financial Reporting Services– The University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time, 12-month Director of Financial Reporting Services, Post # P01689UF, Full Consideration Date Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

Associate Dean OSU-Cascades in Bend, is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Associate Dean position.  The Associate Dean will assist the 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 # P01687UF.  The full consideration date is Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 20.

 The Division of Student Affairs is recruiting for a permanent Associate Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students (AP/DOS). The AP/DOS plays a pivotal role in creating and sustaining an engaging, inclusive, and caring campus environment for all students, serves as a thought-leader and an innovator within the Division of Student Affairs, and collaborates broadly with campus partners to advance thriving student communities and holistic student development as critical components of student success. Posting # P01668UF. Full consideration date Nov. 17. Closes Nov. 24.

Regional Director – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University invites applications for a Regional Director. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The region assigned will be West Central Oregon which will cover Benton, Lane, Linn, Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties. The office location will be in one of the West Central Oregon’s Extension County Offices. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement.  Posting# P01686UF.  Closes Nov. 17.

Accountant 1– The Auxiliaries & Activities Business Center (AABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE), salaried, 12-month, Accountant 1 position. Posting # P01263CT Closes Nov. 20.

Space Analyst (Research Analyst 2): The Space Management unit of Capital Planning and Development invites applicants for a Space Analyst (Research Analyst 2) position. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, classified position. Posting #P01251CT. Closes Nov. 20.

EXTENDED! The Office of IT Infrastructure Services is seeking an IT Infrastructure Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is a the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01670UF. Closes Nov 20.

Student Accounts Customer Service Assistant– The Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week), 12-month  Student Accounts Customer Service Assistant post # P02985SE Closes Nov. 22.

Instructor – Computer Science.  OSU-Cascades in Bend, is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month Instructor position in Computer Science.  The Computer Science Instructor should be able to teach a broad range of undergraduate computer science courses including, but not limited to, web development, databases, networking, security, and/or algorithms. Additional areas of teaching include software engineering, machine learning, and big data.  Posting # P01694UF.  The full consideration date is Nov. 23. Closes Nov. 24. 

Administrative Assistant – The office of Institutional Analytics & Reporting is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12 month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting #P01708UF.  Closes Nov. 24.

EXTENDED! Accountant 1– The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Accountant 1 post # P01253CT  Closes Nov. 26.  

EXTENDED! Accountant 1– The University Administrative Business Center (UABC) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Accountant 1 post # P01246CT  Closes Nov. 26.

The Office of the President is seeking two individuals who will serve as the first impression and point of contact for the Kerr Administration Building. The two individuals will share responsibility for providing building reception, stationed at a location in the first floor lobby, and providing assistance to offices located in the sixth floor executive administrative suite. The Visitor Services Coordinator is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Chief Assistant to the President. Posting #P01725UF. Closes Nov. 26.

Web Developer – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), Web Developer who designs, develops, analyzes, and maintains scalable applications created in PHP, MySQL, CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript and other third party API tools. This position provides programming support by collaborating with faculty, administrators and other clients to design and develop instructional technology and other web-based educational resources for courses and modules. Posting # P01248CT. Closes Nov 26.

UPDATED! Cook 1 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for one full-time, 10-month, classified Cook 1 position.  Posting # P01125CT.  For full consideration, apply by Nov. 27.  Closing date is Dec. 29 or when filled.

Coordinator-Academic Program   The University Exploratory Studies Program (UESP) is seeking a Coordinator of Career and Major Decision Making Program/Academic Advisor. This is a full-time, (1.00 FTE) 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting# P01734UF. Closes Nov. 27.

EXTENDED – OSU 4-H Educator: Oregon State University Extension Service invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term, 4-H Youth Development Educator position to be located in Morrow County. Posting #P01606UF. Closes Nov. 27.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Education Program Assistant 1 position for the Extension 4-H Youth Development Off Campus program at Oregon State University. This position will be located in Central Point, Oregon.  Posting# P01258CT.  Closes Nov. 29.

Web Project Coordinator/Dev – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Web Project Coordinator/Dev position.  Posting # P01746UF. Full consideration date is November 22 and posting closes Nov. 30.

The Department of Crop and Soil Science invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Office Specialist 2. We are looking for a creative, pro-active, customer service focused individual  to be a part of our administrative team. Take a look at posting # P01257CT for more details. Recruitment closes Nov. 30.

The Office of Institutional Analytics and Reporting is seeking a Data Reference Specialist. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01732UF. Closes Dec. 8.  Full consideration date is Nov. 30.

Assistant Professor of Practice (two positions) – The Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU Extension Service invites applications for two (2) full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Field Crops Assistant Professor of Practice positions, one to be located at the Marion County Extension Office in Salem, Oregon and the other to be located at the Linn County Extension Office in Tangent, Oregon.  Posting# P01663UF. Closes Nov. 30.

The Office of Institutional Analytics and Reporting is seeking a Data Reference Specialist. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01732UF. Closes Nov. 8.  Full Consideration Date is Nov. 30.

Administrative Program Specialist: The Administrative Program Specialist is responsible for supporting the customer service efforts, room management functions, process development and improvement, student billing, data integrity and reporting, and operational efficiency within the Operations Unit. The Specialist serves as the assistant to the Operations Unit doing a significant amount of administrative and project work. The Specialist serves as a lead customer service liaison for the Housing office.This position is a full-time, 12-month, classified position. Posting # P01250CT. Closes Nov. 30.

Academic Advisor: School of Civil and Construction Engineering  is seeking applicants for a full-time (1.0 FTE) fixed-term, 12-month academic advisor.  Posting # P01640UF.  Position closes Nov. 30.

Director of Diversity & Cultural Engagement (DCE) – Student Affairs invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Director of Diversity & Cultural Engagement. Posting # P01720UF. Full consideration deadline Dec. 3.

The Office of Enrollment Management is seeking a Director of Scholarships. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Associate Provost. Posting # P01726UF. Closes Dec. 8.

The Department of Agricultural Education and General Agriculture invites applicants for a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position. This position will provide innovative leadership in Agricultural Education while also engaging and providing service to our Agricultural Sciences and Leadership programs. Posting # P01678UF with a full consideration date of Dec. 8.

Assistant Professor (Practice) – This is a part-time (.7 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term (annual reappointment) Assistant Professor of Practice position located in the Josephine County Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Office in Grants Pass. Its academic home is in Oregon State University’s Department of Horticulture in the College of Agricultural Sciences. Active contributions to scholarship are required (see the scholarship duties section, below, for details). The position may, at the option of the incumbent, be increased in FTE (up to full-time) through grants, program fees, and/or other generated revenues.  Posting# P01740UF.  Closes Dec. 10.

Office Specialist 2 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Office Specialist 2 position for the Extension Lane County Office at Oregon State University. This position will be located in Eugene, Oregon.  Posting# P01265CT.  Closes Dec. 11.

Assistant Professor – Architectural Engineering – The College of Engineering’s School of Civil and Construction Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position Posting #P01733UF.  Full consideration date:  Dec. 30.

Assistant/Associate Professor – The College of Engineering’s School of Nuclear Science and Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position (depending on qualifications). Posting #P01684UF. Full consideration date: Jan. 18, 2018.

ABE Teacher  The College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP) is seeking an ABE Teacher. This is a part-time, .49 FTE, 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01530UF. Closes June 30, 2018.

The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for an Accounting student worker to help with:  data entry, event/facility support, general ledger recording, special projects and general office duties such as copying, filing and scanning.  Up to 20 hours per week. Applicants must be current OSU students. This position is open immediately with preference given to applicants from the College of Business who have an interest in continuing work throughout the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are encouraged to apply.  $10.25-12/hour.  Apply at:  http://www.osufoundation.org/s/359/foundation/index.aspx?sid=359&gid=34&pgid=6857

The Oregon State University Foundation/Alumni Association is searching for an Career Services student worker to help with:  resume/cover letter review, web page content management, draft marketing emails, help set-up for events, help create presentations, etc.  PT 20 hours/week, $10.25 per hour.  Submit cover letter and resume to:  Yuliya.dennis@osualum.com

The Oregon State University Foundation/Alumni Association is searching for an Office Assistant student worker to help with:  answering phones, greeting customers, data entry, preparing mailing, scanning/copying, website content management, preparing supply boxes, event name tags and material preparation, etc.  PT 20 hours/week, $10.25 per hour.  Submit cover letter and resume to: Christi.kasten@osualum.com

The OSU Alumni Association has two new opportunities Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician and Alumni Center Event Technician. The Alumni Center Sr. Event Technician is part of the Alumni Center team responsible for successful delivery of events at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  Additionally, this position is the lead worker and student workforce manager responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  The Alumni Center Event Technician provides event and facility support to the CH2M Hill Alumni Center.  To learn more and apply, visit:  www.osufoundation.org

The Oregon State University Foundation has an new opportunity for a Facilities and Office Technician. This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the Foundation’s Corvallis building, offices, and grounds, and for selected facilities activities in the Foundation’s Portland office.  Learn more or apply at: www.osufoundation.org 


Corvallis: “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.” ~ John F. KennedyChance of showers today, high of 50, low of 35. Partly sunny tomorrow, chance of rain Sunday.

Central Oregon: Isolated rain and snow showers today, high of 42, low of 25. Mostly sunny through the weekend.

Newport: Chance of showers today, high of 52, low of 42. Partly sunny tomorrow, rain likely Sunday.

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

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