OSU Today

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018

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.

Melting ice sheets (BBC Science Cafe)

Adam is joined by Dr Sophie-Berenice Wilmes, who studied for her PhD in Bangor, but is now a lecturer in Oregon State University in the USA. Also in the studio is Professor Tom Rippeth of Bangor School of Ocean Sciences. They explain the details of the study including how changes to the tides will have implications for the climate.

OSU wants to display blue whale bones, but there’s an expensive catch (Oregonian)

Given the rarity of the specimen, its skeleton was worth saving and researchers from Oregon State University hoped to display it at the new Marine Studies Building in Newport, slated to open in 2019. (see also KATUKlCCKTVZ)

OSU professor weighs in on the State of the Union (KEZI)

OSU professor shares some themes he expects President Trump to address during the State of the Union.

Naked barley flashes potential, versatility (Capital Press)

Oregon State University is now leading a three-year, five state project to test new varieties of naked barley, with $2 million in funding from the USDA Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative. Partners include Washington State University representing the Pacific Northwest, the universities of Minnesota and Wisconsin-Madison representing the Midwest, and Cornell University representing the Northeast.

What’s the best milk alternative? A new study found this non-dairy milk the most nutritious (Bustle)

According to Oregon State University, observational studies of soy isoflavones “suggest that higher intakes of soy foods early in life may decrease the risk of breast cancer in adulthood,” but “[t]here is currently little clinical evidence that taking soy isoflavone supplements decreases the risk of incident and recurrent breast cancer.”

Why aren’t marbled murrelets recovering? (High Country News)

It’s close to 3:00 a.m. aboard the RV Pacific Storm, a trawler from Oregon State University. In the equipment-crammed lab, four people slumped around a large table rouse themselves. A technician steps out to the rear deck, “They’re almost here,” he says. “I can see their lights.”

Judge: OSU can bar Craig (Gazette-Times)

A Benton County judge has ruled Oregon State University can bar Morrie Craig from campus while the professor’s termination is under review by the court.

Brown: Bonds look good for OSU-Cascades (Bend Bulletin)

Brown said Monday that a recent increase in the state’s bonding authority means there will likely be enough money for her supplemental spending request to the Legislature, which includes $39 million for Oregon State University-Cascades.


TEXTtalks: The Center for Teaching and Learning invites you to join us at our winter symposium. TEXTtalks is a fun event that uses texts as a springboard to facilitate powerful talks. Registered now to ensure you receive a copy of the text for your sessions. The event runs from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and includes a continental breakfast and a catered lunch. Jan. 31, MU Ballroom. Register here.

Stopping Fascism Today: Shane Burley (Fascism Today: What It Is and How to End It) and Alexander Reid Ross (Against the Fascist Creep) will have a conversation about what fascism means in 2018, where it came from in the U.S., and how movements have arisen to effectively stop it. Wednesday, Jan. 31, noon, Memorial Union, Journey Room 104.

Bedrock Lectures on Human Rights and Climate Change: Spring Creek Project is presenting this weekly online lecture series from January 31 to May 30. In-person screenings of the lectures, with discussions, Wednesdays at noon in Bexell 415. Kathleen Dean Moore begins the series on Jan. 31 with “Breaking Bedrock: Fracking’s Impact on Fundamental Rights.” Free and open to the public.

WRGP Winter Seminar Series. Jack Herron, of Fluid Technology Solutions, Inc. will present, “Personal hydration filters include passive emergency water filters and passive seawater desalinators” from noon-1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 31, in Strand 260. Free and open to the public.

Qual*Tricks. Come learn some new tricks in Qualtrics on Wednesday, Jan. 31 in the Valley Library, Willamette East from 12:15-12:45 p.m. This week’s topic is using SMS with Qualtrics. Bring your lunch and your own laptop if you’d like to follow along. Can’t come? Join us on WebEx! Please RSVP for both F2F and Online attendance. See the complete schedule.

Exclusive M.F.A. Screening Student Event: “Career Prospects in Film,” an open conversation and dialogue about the film lifecycle – from screenwriting to production and marketing – and the power of film as a form of social engagement. Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 2 p.m. in the Learning Innovation Center (LINC), Room 343.

Biochemistry and Biophysics Guest Lecture Seminar: Eric Walter, a scientist at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, will present “The Prion Protein and Copper: Function and Disease” on Jan. 31,  3;30 pm in ALS 4001. 

Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology Seminar Series: Laura Prugh, assistant professor at University of Washington’s department of Environmental and Forest Sciences, will give a talk titled “Enemies With Benefits: Integrating Positive and Negative Interactions Among Terrestrial Carnivores”. She will speak on Jan. 31 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Learning Innovation Center, Room 302.

The Shape of the Athenian Empire: Land Allotment and Human Capital – Lecture by Tim Sorg. For nearly a century, Athenian citizens regularly came together to decide how they should confiscate land from the people they defeated and then divide it up among each other. This lecture will consider some of the many ways people in antiquity reconciled imperial land with citizenship and, in doing so, how land allotment helped shape the political and economic history of the ancient Mediterranean world.  Wednesday, Jan. 31, 4 p.m. Milam room 319.

Household Energy in Guatemala: Join professor Nordica MacCarty from the College of Engineering for a three-credit faculty-led program to Guatemala from Sept. 6 – 16, 2018. Through direct engagement with rural communities during this 10-day interdisciplinary study abroad course, students will gain a deeper understanding of energy needs in developing countries, as well as the social, environmental, technical, and economic issues surrounding technologies and policies to help meet these needs. Please join an Info Session on Wed., Jan. 31 at 5 p.m. in Valley Library – Willamette Room East. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure.

Screening and Discussion of the film M.F.A. by Natalia Leite and Starring Francesca Eastwood. Discussion will be led by Director Natalia Leite and Screenwriter/Actor Leah McKendrick. Moderated by Mila Zuo Assistant Professor of Film Studies. Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m.,Darkside Cinema, 215 SW 4th Street. Screening is free to attend but ticketed due to limited space. Please contact swlf.mainoffice@oregonstate.edu or visit 238 Moreland Hall to request tickets. CONTENT WARNING: The film depicts graphic scenes of sexual assault and violence which may be triggering to survivors and others.

Upcoming Events

NEW! Music a la Carte: The Delgani String Quartet returns to Music a la Carte to perform Beethoven’s beloved last string quartet, No. 14, Op. 131 in C# minor and String Quartet No.1, Op.8 by Alan Hovaness. Friday, Feb. 2, noon. Memorial Union Lounge, Free.

NEW! Sea Grant Festival: OSU150 Sea Grant Festival Feb. 12 – 24.  Check out the OSU150 phone app to create your own custom festival agenda.  Download the app at  http://oregonstate.edu/150/app

NEW! Coastal Tours: Visit the coast Feb. 17 – tour locations from Astoria to Port Orford.  Learn about OSU’s many years of stewardship—in protecting our coasts and oceans, and all who depend on them. http://communications.oregonstate.edu/sea

NEW! Saving Atlantis: Save the date for a sneak preview of Saving Atlantis.  Tickets are available for OMSI in Portland Feb. 15, Corvallis campus at the LaSells Stewart Center Feb. 20 and in Newport on Feb. 21

BEavers Here Now Drop-In Meditation: Starts Feb. 1, Mondays – Thursdays, 3:30 p.m., Callahan 125 Classroom (outside entrance behind dumpsters). No experience necessary! All are welcome! Benefits of mediation include: Stress Reduction, Better Sleep, Sharper Concentration, Anxiety Management & Happier Relationships. For more information contact Tess Webster-Henry tess.websterhenry@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 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. More information on our website.

UPDATED! China Night 2018: Celebrate Chinese New Year 2018 at OSU from 5-9 p.m., Feb. 11, in The LaSells Stewart Center. Dinner (Chinese food) is served between 5-7 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets: $5 for OSU student and kids 2-10. $8 for General and Faculty. Tickets are sold at the front desk of Student Experience Center. Online Tickets: www.universe.com/events/china-night-tickets-corvallis-ZCV503

Exhibit: “Community, Collaboration, Craft: A Glimpse of Art at OSU: Engage your senses with glimpses of OSU’s creative community. Discover what puppet noses, danceramics, and wood marquetry have in common in this celebration of artistic inspiration on campus. OSU Special Collections and Archives Research Center Gallery-5th Floor Valley Library. Now until May 31. Reception on Feb. 15 from 4 to 6 p.m.  For more information, check  out our “Speaking of History” blog.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Provost’s Lecture: American architect and sculptor Maya Lin will deliver the next Provost’s Lecture at Oregon State University on April 26 at 7 p.m. in The LaSells Stewart Center. Lin was originally scheduled to deliver her lecture last April, but had to cancel due to illness. OSU staff and students will then have the chance to order tickets starting Jan. 30. Any remaining tickets will be available to the general public starting Feb. 12 via Eventbrite.

NEW! OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Natchee Barnd, assistant professor of Ethnic Studies and Native American Studies at OSU, will give a lecture titled, “Can Art Topple Empire?”  Barnd will speak on Feb. 2 from noon to 12:50 p.m. in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s Lecture Series. Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

NEW! The College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ weekly research seminar will be held from 1-2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, in HFC 115. Carlos Crespo, DrPH, professor and vice provost for undergraduate training in biomedical research at the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health, will present “Diabetes and the Built Environment.”

NEW! “Career Prospects in Film,” an open conversation and dialogue for students about the film lifecycle – from screenwriting to production and marketing – and the power of film as a form of social engagement. Panel includes Director Natalie Leite and Screenwriter/Actor Leah McKendrick. Memorial Union, Room 213 on Feb. 2, at 2 p.m.

NEW! HC London Experience (ENG 204H Survey of British Literature and Natural Hazards Engineering or Isaac Newton: Opticks, Colour, Gravity, & Navigation) | Join professors Tara Williams, Rebecca Olson, David McIntyre and Ben Mason for a three-week faculty-led program in London, England from August 18 – September 8, 2018! Through classes and activities around the city, students will earn six credits and learn about London in different time periods and from the perspectives of liberal arts, science, and engineering. Please join an Info Session on Wed., Feb. 7 from 6-7 p.m. in West Hall’s main lounge. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure*Students who are not enrolled in Honors College with 3.25 GPA eligible to apply.

NEW! Honors mentoring info session: The Honors College is hosting an info session to share recent updates to the honors thesis process and discuss best practices for mentoring undergraduates.  Past, current, and prospective thesis mentors are welcome from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, in LiNC 343.  RSVP here

Academic Technology webinar: Captioning Videos in Canvas Join Tasha Biesinger on Thursday, Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. to learn how to add captions to your videos in Canvas.Register to receive information on joining this free 30 minute webinar or discover other webinars. Questions? Email us at Canvas@oregonstate.edu.

Fulbright US Student Program – Information Session: The Fulbright US Student Program provides grant opportunities for individually designed Study/Research Projects and English Teaching Assistantships for one academic year in a country outside the U.S. The Fulbright US Student Program includes graduating seniors, recent graduates, and masters and doctoral candidates in all disciplines. Join OSU Coordinator for Prestigious Scholarships, LeAnn Adam and Fulbright alumni guest speakers for an information session on Thursday, Feb. 1 from noon -1 p.m. in Bexel Hall 208. RSVP is requested but not required: leann.adam@oregonstate.edu

University Budget Conversations: The Office of Budget & Fiscal Planning is hosting another University Budget Conversations Forum on Thursday, Feb. 1, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in McNary Dining Hall, Timberline Room. The topic for the forum this week is Athletics. If you have questions about the topic, please contact Sherman Bloomer for assistance. For questions about other University Budget Conversations matters, please contact Karren Cholewinski for assistance.

Lessons Learned after the 2017 Mexico City Earthquake: Structural and geotechnical engineers from Portland and Seattle will present on post-earthquake research and reconnaissance they performed after the Sept. 19 earthquake in Mexico City. The seminar is Feb. 1 from 3-5:30 p.m. in the Horizons room in the MU. Networking reception to follow. More information found here: http://calendar.oregonstate.edu/event/132720/

TRIAD meeting: Ashlee Chavez, Corvallis Library Director, will discuss the future of the Corvallis Library.  The meeting will begin at noon on Thu, Feb 1 in MU 211. The public is welcome to attend free of charge.  An optional catered lunch is available for $13.  Contact Jeannine Cropley, Jeannine.cropley@cgrb.oregonstate.edu to reserve a lunch.

HC Colloquia (Commodities to Cafes; Exploring Myth vs. Reality in France): Join professors James Sterns and Rob Drummond from the Honors College for a two-week faculty-led program in Lyon and Paris, France from June 19 – July 3, 2018. This four credit program is designed to develop, challenge and expand students’ ability to observe, experience and think critically. Students will also examine their perceptions about France and the U.S., especially in terms of food and agricultural systems. Please join an Info Session on Wed., Feb. 7 from 6-7 p.m. in West Hall’s main lounge. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure. *Students who are not enrolled in Honors College with 3.25 GPA eligible to apply.

Marine Conservation – International School In Slovenia: Join professors Scott Heppell and Selina Heppell from the College of Agricultural Sciences for a 5 graduate credit, faculty-led study abroad program in Slovenia from June 21 – 30, 2018. Through an intensive 10-day course, students will be exposed to multiple perspectives on important scientific issues in marine conservation and gain valuable experience in critical thinking while networking with conservation scientists from multiple countries. This course will focus on the Adriatic Sea, an area rich in history, natural resource use, and conservation efforts, with field trips to Croatia and Italy. Please join an Info Session on Mon., Feb. 12 at noon in Nash 032. Application Deadline: March 15. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure.

CPHHS London Classroom: Join Aimee Snyder (MPH, CHES) from the College of Public Health and Human Sciences for a nine-credit faculty-led program in London, England from June 30 – July 21, 2018! While living in London’s East End for three weeks, students will be immersed in London’s eclectic mix of cultures, a universal health care system, and a wealth of historical artifacts to analyze the past, present, and future of public health and healthcare. Students will trace John Snow’s footsteps in his landmark epidemiological cholera investigation, meet health care and public health professionals, and visit a number of healthcare and health promotion facilities. Please join an Info Session on Thu. Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. in Waldo 400. Application Deadline: Mar. 15, priority consideration begins in mid-Feb. For more information contact faculty.led@oregonstate.edu or visit the program brochure.

6th Annual Healthy Masculinities Conference: Please join the OSU Men’s Development & Engagement (MDE) program on Saturday, Feb. 17 in the MU Horizon Room from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  at our 6th annual Healthy Masculinities Conference. With this year’s theme being Examining Masculinities Conference: Through the Looking Glass, we anticipate a rich day of authentic conversations, energetic presentations and workshops, and sincere community building opportunities for all. Everyone is invited to attend. Conference registration is FREE. Registration will remain open until Feb. 10.  Light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Click here to register. For questions, contact MDE@oregonstate.edu

Take Note 

NEW! Health and Safety: The University Health & Safety Committee wants to promote health and safety, with the following link from the American Heart Association highlighting February as American Heart Month http://newsroom.heart.org/events/february-is-american-heart-month-6669831. Did you know that you can also access OSU’s University Health & Safety Committee online at http://ehs.oregonstate.edu/uhsc, including past meeting minutes, information on how to contact a committee member, and a link to report safety concerns online.

NEW! Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program for Undergraduates now accepting applications. This paid 10-week program runs from June 18-Aug. 24, and places high-caliber junior and senior undergraduate students from around the country with a variety of Oregon-based host organizations. Scholars may assist host agencies with field work, lab work, analyses, research, policy development, and/or outreach and public engagement efforts. Applications are due Feb. 26. Learn more on Oregon Sea Grant’s website.

NEW! Long Term Research Rooms: Apply for a long-term (6 to 12 months) research room at the Valley Library.  Doctoral candidates and faculty members engaged in special projects may apply.  Applications (available here) will be considered based on project merits and specific need for library space and materials.  The application deadline is Feb. 4, and decisions will be made Feb. 12.  Please complete and return to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu.

 Library Undergraduate Research Awards offer $1,000 scholarships: The deadline for applying has been extended to Feb. 15. Impressed by a student’s research paper or project? That student could win $1,000 for their work through the Library Undergraduate Research Awards, which offer one prize for a paper or project in the arts and humanities and another for work in social sciences, sciences or engineering. Encourage your worthy students to apply. More info is at http://library.oregonstate.edu/awards/undergrad-research.

Updates to University Policies & Standards:  Please visit the University Policy & Standards page to learn about policy updates from the past month: http://policy.oregonstate.edu/whats-new  This page is updated frequently with new developments so we encourage you to check back regularly.

Social Justice Education Initiative for Winter term: The SJEI is a professional development program for all OSU faculty, staff, and graduate students aimed at building knowledge about equity and inclusion, and developing intercultural competencies. In addition to the Tier One platform curriculum, comprised of Session One and Session Two, there are Tier Two shorter workshops that explore specific topics with more depth. Now is a great time to build your equity and inclusion skills! Custom and unit-level delivery is possible in addition to these general workshops. Space is limited, register today http://oregonstate.edu/training/course_list.php?cat_id=46

University Day at the Capitol: OSU faculty, staff and students are invited to join Oregon’s public universities on Feb. 15 for University Day at the Capitol. This event will be a critical time for university supporters to speak directly with their legislators about the need to protect higher education funding from cuts and make new investments next biennium. RSVP here. All-day event, lunch provided. Motorpool will be available to those who need it. Please contact Claire McMorris, claire.mcmorris@oregonstate.edu, (541) 737-4514 with any questions or concerns.

Traffic and Maintenance

NEW! Cascade Hall: Due to repairs to a toilet in the women’s restroom on the second floor, water will be shut-off in Cascade Hall Jan. 31, from 8 – 10 a.m. for plumbing repairs. This will affect all domestic water throughout the building.

26th Street: Due to construction, 26th street between SW Campus Way and SW Orchard Ave. (see map) will be closed February 2018 through May 2018. Crews will be installing new steam and condensate lines from the tunnel at Campus Way north to the intersection of 26th street and Orchard. Currently 26th street is scheduled to close on Feb. 2 and reopen on May 28.  Pedestrian traffic will not be impacted, northbound and southbound sidewalks will remain open. We will add an update to this notification when we have more precise details on the construction schedule.

Campus Way: There will be intermittent traffic interruptions Jan. 16-30, to accommodate installation of IT conduit. Traffic control will occur on Campus Way west of 35th Street (View Map).  During this time there will possible traffic delays. For questions or comments on this closure, contact Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.

Kerr Admin Loading Dock closed: As part of the Kerr Admin Freight Elevator Modernization project, the Kerr Admin loading dock will be closed through mid March (see map). The closure of the east side of the loading dock will not affect hand truck deliveries or pedestrian pathways for building access. Accommodations for larger deliveries can be made when needed.


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

Regional Operations Coordinator  – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University is inviting applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term, Coastal Regional Operations Coordinator. This position will serve the Oregon Coast Region (Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Curry, Lincoln, and Tillamook counties). The office location will be one of the Extension sites on the Oregon Coast Region. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Oregon Coast Regional Director and the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement.  Posting# P01869UF.  Closes Jan. 31.

Web and Mobile Services (WAMS), part of the Information and Technology Division at Oregon State University, invites applications for two full-time (1.0 FTE) , 12-month Analyst Programmer, competency level 2, positions.  Posting # P01317CT. Closes Jan. 31.

Accountant 1 – The Auxiliaries & Activates Business Center at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Accountant 1 position. Posting # P01369CT.  Closes Feb 1. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity.

Grants and Contracts Technician – Extension 4H and the Health Sciences Business Center invite applications for a 12-month, limited duration Grants and Contracts Technician position. Posting # P01363CT. Full consideration date Feb. 1. Closes Feb. 11.

Education Program Assistant 1 – This recruitment will be used to fill one part-time .45 FTE (approximately 18 hours per week), Limited Duration (approximately 1 year) Education Program Assistant 1 (EPA1) with the Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service Family and Community Health (FCH) program. This position will be located in Eugene, Oregon.  Posting# P01335CT.  Closes Feb. 4. 

NEW! The Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration is seeking a Business Operations Project Manager. This is full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, limited duration, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is as the discretion of the Vice President. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity.  Posting Number: P01890UF.  Closes Feb. 5.

 EXTENDED! Certified Veterinary Technician:  The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital will begin review of applications in the University’s Veterinary Technician 2 pool for a temporary Internal Medicine/Oncology Technician on Feb. 6.  Interested parties should apply to posting #P01316CT no later than midnight on Feb. 5 for full consideration.  Applicants must be Certified Veterinary Technicians to be considered. 

Finance Specialist/Advisor This position will work on the INTO OSU Finance Team as a Finance Specialist/Advisor providing support to INTO OSU students with communication and advisement relating to their student accounts. This position will utilize communication skills to provide quality advice and support for students, staff, agents and parents. This position works with minimal supervision utilizing independent judgement, under the direction of the Finance Business Partner. For more information or to apply please follow the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=37263&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Feb. 5.

Temporary Education Program Assistant 1 – Sea Grant invites applications for a part-time (0.5 FTE), 12-month, temporary Education Program Assistant 1 position. Posting P01345CT. Position based in Beaverton. Closes Feb. 6.

Office Copier Administrator (search deadline extended) – OSU Printing & Mailing Services is seeking a full-time Fleet Copier Administrator primarily responsible for overseeing the University-wide Office Copier Program, assisting with Bulk Mail Processing, Student Test Scoring administration, and assistance with invoice reviews and billing operations at Printing & Mailing Services. Posting # P01314CT.  Closes Feb. 6.

The University Ombuds Office is seeking an Ombuds Administrative Program Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the University Ombuds. This is an Internal Employment Opportunity. Posting #P01875UF. Closes Feb. 6.

Oregon Sea Grant is recruiting one part-time, (approximately 20 hours per week) Temporary Education Program Assistant position for Oregon State University in Beaverton, Oregon. Posting number, P01345CT. Accepting applications until Feb. 6.

Assistant Director of Advancement – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 12-month Assistant Director of Advancement position.  Posting #P01878UF. Position can be located in Corvallis or Portland, OR. Full consideration date is Feb. 7. Closes Feb. 21.

NEW! The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking an Associate Head Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting #PO1845UF. Posting closes – Feb. 8.

Oregon State University (OSU) Innovation Hub (IHub) is seeking an Administrator of Operations. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting# P01887UF. Full consideration Feb. 9. Closes Feb. 23.

EXTENDED! Student Treasury Management Project Assistant – The Office of University Shared Services Enterprise (USSE) in Corvallis. Invites applications for one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week), Student Treasury Management Project Assistant post # P03167SE Full consideration date Feb. 9. Closes Feb. 28

First-Year Head Advisor – College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position. Posting # P01868UF.  Closes Feb. 9.

Content Strategist – The Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Content Strategist. Posting number: P01851UF Closes Feb. 11. 

Program Representative 1 – The Office of Business Affairs in Corvallis. Invites applications for one full-time (1.0 FTE) Salary, 12-month  Program Representative 1 post # P01370CT, Closes Feb. 12.

HR Office Assistant (Part-Time) The HR Office Assistant will provide administrative support in the area of Human Resources. This position will assist search committees, be the first point of contact for newly hired employees, enter employment information in the HRIS system, and keep organized personnel records.  The HR Office Assistant acts on behalf Human Resources Manager when providing or receiving information, when scheduling and arranging appointments, meetings, and conferences, and when performing special projects or assignments. The HR Office Assistant may deal with sensitive issues which require confidentiality, and the individuals involved must be handled with tact, diplomacy and a solid understanding of FERPA regulations. Students are encouraged to apply. For more information: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=into&jobId=37264&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Closes Feb. 12.

NEW! AMBC Office – The Agricultural Sciences and Marine Sciences Business Center invites applications for a part-time (0.50 FTE), 12-month, Student Clerical position. Posting #P03233SE. Closes Feb. 16.  Business majors are encouraged to apply. 

The Office of Human Resources invites applications for a Human Resources Retirement Officer. This is a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Posting # P01885UF. Closes Feb. 16.

Regional Director – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement at Oregon State University (OSU) 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 East Oregon which will cover Baker, Grant, Harney, Malheur, Umatilla, Union, and Wallowa counties. The office location will be in one of the East Oregon’s Extension County Offices. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement.  Posting # P01870UF.  Closes Feb. 18.

Recruiter – College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, Recruiter position.  Posting #P01855UF.  Closes Feb. 19.

Enterprise Computing Services is recruiting for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 1 position at Oregon State University.  Posting # P01356CT. Closes Feb. 23.

The Office of Equal Opportunity and Access is seeking an Accommodation Associate. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Executive Director. Posting # P01888UF. Closes Feb. 25.

The Office of Audit Services is seeking a staff auditor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Chief Audit Executive. Posting # P01876UF. Full consideration Feb. 28. Closes March 30.

Enterprise Computing Services is recruiting for one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 3 position at Oregon State University.  Posting # P01358CT. Closes March 15.

NEW! The Office of Academic Programs, Assessment and Accreditation is seeking a Curriculum Coordinator. 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 # P01894UF. Closes April 2. Full-Consideration date is March 19.

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.

Director of Development, Health Sciences.  The Oregon State University Foundation is searching for a front-line fundraising professional to manage a comprehensive major gift program to support units within the Division of Health Sciences.  This position will devote 80% of work time to major gift fundraising activities and 20% of work time to administrative responsibilities. Learn more a www.osufoundation.org

Events Support Technician.  The CH2M HILL Alumni Center, home to the OSU Alumni Association, is in search of a skilled person to provide event support and to help manage the day-to-day operations of the alumni center.  The person who fills this role will join an enthusiastic team of three full-time staff members and a crew of student workers dedicated to providing the ultimate event experience at the premier event site in the area.  With, at times, a non-traditional work schedule, job responsibilities include event set-up (including full service audiovisual, lighting and staging), conference room preparation, manage facility equipment, and interact with clients about event needs, and much more, to help ensure a successful event.  Learn more at www.osufoundation.org


Corvallis: OSU150 fun fact: The Valley Library was named Library of the Year by The Library Journal in 1999. It was the first time an academic institution received the award. Mostly cloudy today, high of 50, low of 40. Chance of rain tomorrow.

Central Oregon: Mostly cloudy today, high of 41, low of 32. Chance of snow and rain tomorrow.

Newport: Chance of rain and patchy fog, high of 51, low of 43. Rain and patchy fog tomorrow.

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


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