OSU Today

Friday, Feb. 23, 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.

 With new building, Oregon State wants its Newport campus to come out of its shell (Oregonian)

For more than 50 years, Oregon State has had an unassuming outpost on a spit of land near the mouth of Newport’s Yaquina Bay. Much of the university’s coastal campus looks like an aging high school, with its bunker-like hallways and drab wood roofing. But inside its walls is an internationally known marine laboratory that is an invaluable asset to the coast’s second largest city and its commercial fishing industry.

Oregon Historical Society announces 2018 recipients of History Makers Medal (KATU)

Ed Ray, the president of Oregon State University, was another honoree. He’s widely regarded as the most transformational leader in the school’s 150-year history.

Virtual dissection table offers real lessons in anatomy (Bend Bulletin)

When Oregon State University converted its Cascades campus in Bend to a four-year university, the science department faced a dead-body problem. To properly teach three levels of anatomy and physiology courses to students working toward a health career, they needed human cadavers. But cadavers are expensive — running about $20,000 a body — and require rooms fitted with costly ventilation systems.

Dog with birth-defected paws takes first steps with prosthetics (USA Today)

But veterinary orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Warnock and her crack surgical and care team at the Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine changed that when she performed surgery on the dog more than a year ago.

Networking, internships, education help farmers get started (Capital Press)

As new farmers take root and established farms transfer land within families, there’s space for a new generation of farmers, Melissa Fery, a Oregon State University Extension small farms agent, said. While many resources are available for new producers, Fery said educational programs are important to cover the fundamentals.

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger: Scientists define wisdom and debunk the myth that it comes with age (Daily Mail)

Lead author Dr Carolyn Aldwin from Oregon State University, said: ‘The adage used to be “with age comes wisdom”, but that’s not really true. ‘Generally, the people who had to work to sort things out after a difficult life event are the ones who arrived at new meaning.’

Research: Midsize predators could aid fisher recovery (Nisqually Valley News)

A unique research approach by inquiring minds at Oregon State University has led to findings that are expected to result in improved recovery results for the long-imperiled fisher, which was recently reintroduced to the Mount Rainier National Forest.

OSU boasts high success rate for vaccination requirement (Jefferson Public Radio)

OSU reports as of Monday, 97.7 % of its students under the age of 26 have begun or completed the vaccine regimen. That’s out of a population of around 20,000. This could be the largest and most successful college mass vax effort in Oregon history.

Wendell Berry documentary presented Friday at OSU (Gazette-Times)

“Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry” will be shown 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23 in the Construction and Engineering Hall of the LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis.

Motions rejected in Craig case (Gazette-Times)

Former Oregon State University professor Morrie Craig suffered a setback in court on Thursday in his quest to get his job back.

How to fight tunneling voles (Oregonian)

Got a question? Get answers from Ask an Expert, an online question-and-answer tool from Oregon State University’s Extension Service.

Concrete infused with nanocrystals is stronger (Nanowerks)

Jason Weiss, the Miles Lowell and Margaret Watt Edwards Distinguished Chair in Engineering at Oregon State University, who previously was a professor at Purdue, said the cellulose nanocrystals make concrete more efficient because less mass is needed to make something that is equally strong.


Dessert Raffle: Attention dessert lovers! Come support the Linn Benton Food Share by purchasing raffle tickets for delicious homemade desserts by the talented bakers at the Agricultural & Marine Sciences Business Center. Tickets are available in Hovland 108 through Feb. 23 for $2 each or $7 for five tickets. For details, contact Gwen Frye at gwendolin.frye@oregonstate.edu.

Boldly Me Health Week– Student Health Services’ Wellness Agents present the second annual Boldly Me Health Week of events from Feb. 19 to 24.  Events are centered around promoting healthy sexuality, consent and increased understanding of diverse gender identities and sexual orientations. Event locations vary. All in the OSU community are encouraged to attend. Full list of events can be found here.

Used Book Sale: INTO OSU is hosting a used book sale to benefit the OSU Food Drive. Come by the ILLC during the week of Feb. 19 thru Feb. 23 to browse and buy. Suggested donation: $1 to $5. For questions, contact Erin.Wirkkala@oregonstate.edu.

HALF-PRICE Rummage Sale: Rummage sale: Friday only, everything is half price! The OSU news office annual rummage sale for the Food Drive takes place in the fourth floor lobby of Kerr Admin. Housewares and home decor, books, movies, music, toys, clothing and more. For questions, contact theresa.hogue@oregonstate.edu.

Silent Auction: Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine Silent Auction! CCVM has items that include OSU football tickets, beer and wine packages, Columbia jackets and more! Come check out the auction items in Magruder Hall lobby through Feb. 23. Bidding will end at 4 pm on Friday. For any questions contact Kelly Warner at kelly.warner@oregonstate.edu.

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.

OSU Anthropology Lecture Series: Micknai Arefaine and Jeremias Pink, graduate students in Anthropology at OSU, will give presentations on research conducted with support from 2017 OSU Anthropology Graduate Student Research Awards.  Arefaine and Pink will speak on Feb. 23 from noon to 12:50pm in Waldo Hall Room 201A. This event is part of the Anthropology Program’s Lecture Series. Questions? Contact: drew.gerkey@oregonstate.edu

NEW! EHS director: Jim Graham, a finalist for the Environmental Health and Safety Director, will be presenting and fielding open questions to the campus community. Please feel free to drop in, listen, and pose questions. Feb. 23, 1:30-2:30 p.m., MU 208.

Wave lab tour: Tour the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory as part of the OSU150 Sea Grant Festival, Feb. 23, 3:30 – 5 p.m.

Corvallis Queer Film Festival 2018: Darkside Cinema, Feb. 21-24. Free admission. All programs contain adult themes, viewer discretion advised. CQFF is a community project sponsored by the School of Language, Culture and Society at OSU. For a full list of films and times: : http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/id1339742621


Stories from 60 Years of Ocean Science: The College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences presents a panel discussion on the rich history of ocean science at OSU, as part of the OSU150 Sea Grant Festival. Saturday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m. – noon, Learning Innovation Center, Room 100. Admission is free. Contact Shelly Signs for more information.


Corvallis-OSU Symphony presents “Two Big B’s”: Maestro Marlan Carlson conducts Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto, featuring  soloist Alexander Tutunov, and Bruckner’s Seventh Symphony in E-major. Sunday, Feb. 25 at 3 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center. Ticket info at: cosusymphony.org

Upcoming Events

 NEW! Book Drive: Auxiliaries and Activities Business Center (AABC) will be hosting a book drive starting this Friday, Feb. 23 and will be ending March 2 – on “Read across America Day”. We’re donating to the local CASA/CARDV youth center in Corvallis, which is geared towards elementary to middle school reading levels. While elementary and middle school reading levels are preferred, they also accept high school reading as well as coloring books.  Gently used books are being accepted as well.  Please drop off at University Plaza 1600 SW Western Blvd For more information: 541-737-2915

NEW! OSUsed Store Public Sales: The OSUsed Store is open for its weekly public sales Tuesday 5:30 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.

Civic Engagement Week: Next week, the SLI Center for Civic Engagement will be celebrating Civic Engagement Week. Events will take place on from Feb. 24 – March 3, with the final day being Animal Action Day, the biggest event. For more information on Civic Engagement Week, you can visit our website. To sign up for Animal Action Day, , click here. Days of Service projects are open to faculty, staff, and students and their partners and dependents.

The Next Great Startup Finals: Come see the top 4 finalists pitch for a chance to be OSU’s Next Great Startup. More than $70,000 in cash and prizes are on the line as these student-led teams compete for the title. The Finals are in Stirek Auditorium, in Austin Hall, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Feb. 27. Admission is free.

LOCATION UPDATE! SEIU event: SEIU Local 83 & Coalition of Graduate Employees sponsoring “Our Union Covers Everyone Campaign” Join in on Monday, Feb. 26 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Memorial Union Multipurpose Room (ground floor), to hear from SEIU leaders regarding the Mark Janus Court Case, and about how your union is a benefit to all, hear some very cool music, network with members, and have lunch on us. This campaign will be informative and fun. Please RSVP to burkes@seiu503.org.

An OSU Faculty Panel- The Value of Hosting Exchange Visitors: Join OSU faculty for a discussion on the value of and experience hosting international exchange visitors on Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 1:30 – 3:30 P.M. at the Hallie Ford Center, Room 115.

Art exhibit: An Ocean of Impact art exhibit at the LaSells Stewart Center through March 5, in support of the OSU’s 150th anniversary and the OSU150 Sea Grant Festival.

Lectures, Workshops, Webinars 

NEW! Presentation Open Forums for Associate Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students position finalists: Campus and community partners are invited to attend finalists’ presentations focusing on how OSU’s Dean of Students and the Office of Student Life can make the greatest positive impact on students, faculty, staff, the university community, and the State of Oregon. Open Forums are 10:30 – 11:30 a.m, Feb. 26, and 28 in MU213.  Your participation and support of this recruitment is greatly appreciated. Position information and candidates’ bio information will be available at the sessions. For accommodations related to disability please contact deanofstudents@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-9035.

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 Feb. 27, explore the purpose of assessment and varied ways for Assessing Student Learning. If available, please bring copies of the learning outcomes and learning assignment(s) and/or assessment(s) used in your course. 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! What’s Your Big Lie? – a breakthrough mental health program based on the premise that each of us is living a big lie — and that it’s okay. What if we shared these lies with those around us? Well, it would change a lot. Via an innovative, mobile platform attendees can anonymously share to help break down stigma and create connection. Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. in the MU Ballroom. Free and open to the public.


NEW! Training workshop: “Streamlining the Student Experience through Process-Mapping” training workshop, scheduled for March 8, 8:30-10:30 AM, Memorial Union, has a few seats left. Alex Aljets, Academic Programs and Learning Innovation will guild you through streamlining and reengineering processes to benefit students, particularly new students and first-generation college students who find it difficult to navigate OSU. Interactive exercises. Cost $0. Register now.

NEW! Oregon State’s Exclusive Beer Flavors and Styles Weekend Workshop Returns to Portland Next Month. Led by Tom Shellhammer, Ph.D., you will receive an in-depth overview of pilsners, stouts, IPAs and more! By the end of the two-day workshop, you will gain a unique and complete perspective on tasting and evaluating beer. Learn more.

NEW! Learn the Fundamentals of Cider and Perry Making from Oregon State’s Fermentation Science Experts. Our five-day workshop provides participants with knowledge and skills to create quality cider and perry, whether for small or large-scale production. Learn more and register online.

NEW! Now Enrolling Oregon State’s Exclusive Advanced Permaculture Design. Led by Andrew Millison and his team, you will finish this course with a refined landscape design concept for the site of your choice. Learn more.

NEW! ElevateYour Marketing with the NEW! Advanced Marketing Certificate.Boost your results withexpert-levelinsight and techniques utilized by marketingpros.Learn more.

Artists of the HIV/AIDS Crisis: Join the Pride Center for an educational presentation that spotlights art activists from the HIV/AIDS epidemic and their works, as well as the impact of HIV/AIDS on LGBTQIA+ communities. Monday, Feb. 26 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at the Centro Cultural César Chávez. To request accommodations related to a disability, please email Pride.Center@oregonstate.edu or call 541-737-9161.

Department of Integrative Biology Seminar: Darla White, Oregon State University will present a seminar, “Fish for the Future: Science and Aquatic Resource Management in Hawai’i” on Monday, Feb. 26, 3:30 p.m. in ALS 4001. The seminar is free and open to the public.

Enhance Your Teaching with Oregon State’s Online E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate. Online program equips you for success in the high-demand field of online course design. Learn more.

Only a Few Spots Remain in Oregon State’s Social Media and Mobile Marketing Course. Six-week marketing essentials course features renowned digital strategist Mirna Bard. Register now.

Bring Out the Best in Your Team with the New Online Leadership Development Certificate. In the upcoming March 5 course, you will gain the skills to recognize and highlight the strengths of your team members to achieve higher levels of success. Learn more.

Oregon State’s Popular Human Resources Management Certificate Program Starts Soon. Register through Feb. 25 for our online program. Learn more.

Science on Tap in Portland featuring OSU Food Innovation Center: Get a glimpse of the food development and marketing process for new food items from three of our OSU food scientists at the Oregon Historical Society on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 6 – 8 p.m.  Register here and join us for fun, appetizers, beer, wine, taste testing and view the OSU150 Exhibit. $5 OSUAA member or $8 nonmembers. In partnership with Metro Extension Service and Alumni Association.

Creating Quick and Easy Meals from Your Food Pantry and Freezer: Master Food Preservers share ideas to help you utilize the foods you have in your pantry and freezer and how to save money on your food bills while eating healthier. Learn what to keep on hand for making quick meals. A well-stocked pantry is a toolbox for your recipes. Learn to pack it with wholesome foods for cooking on the spot. Cost $35 Saturday, March 3, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road.  Register Today

Beyond eSETs:  better ways to evaluate teaching: Instructional faculty, post-docs, and graduate students are invited to two events on March 5 with Ann Taylor, a nationally-recognized teaching evaluation expert. From 2 to 3 pm (MU Horizon), Taylor will discuss how teaching evaluation scores (eSETs) should and should not be used for improving teaching or informing hiring decisions.  From 3:30 to 5 pm (MU Horizon), Taylor will host a workshop (bring laptops!) about using feedback to improve your own teaching. Sponsored by the President’s Commission on the Status of Women.

Food Drive

Emergency Kit Raffle: Generously donated by Robnett’s Hardware, the Academic Success Center is raffling two emergency kits. Tickets can be purchased for $1 each or two cans of food. Enter as many times as you’d like! Check out the kits and purchase tickets; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Waldo 125B through Feb. 28. Questions can be sent to success@oregonstate.edu.

Silent Auction/Bake Sale: Visit Kerr B100 on Feb. 26 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for our silent auction; tear-jerker movie basket, spa basket, chocolate basket, kitchen basket, reading time basket and others. We also will have books for sale as well. If you have something to donate drop it off in Kerr B100 with Rhonda. For questions, contact rhonda.thomassen@oregonstate.edu.

CCVM Taco Bar: Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine will have a taco bar lunch on Monday, Feb. 26 at Margruder Hall. Tacos will be served from 11:30 to 1 pm. With your $5 donation, you will get 2 tacos or a taco bowl, drink and a cookie. All donations go to support the OSU Food Drive. For questions, contact sara.k.smith@oregonstate.edu.

BEE Bake Sale: Join Biological & Ecological Engineering for a Bake Sale. A variety of goodies will be available on Feb. 27 in 116 Gilmore Hall all day (or until they’re gone!). Open to all students, faculty and staff. For questions, contact jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu.

 Women of NASA Lego Raffle: This month Biological & Ecological Engineering is holding a raffle for a chance to win the Women of NASA Lego kit. Tickets can be purchased in 116 Gilmore Hall throughout the month. Winners will be announced at the end of February. All proceeds go to the Linn Benton Food Share. For questions, email jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-6292. 

University Information & Technology Online Silent Auction: The auction starts Friday, Feb. 16 at 9 a.m. and ends at noon, Wednesday, Feb. 28. We’ll be using an online auction tool, 32auctions.com. To view auction items and register to bid, visit our auction website at HERE. Questions? Contact Chris Sinnett via email or phone at chris.sinnett@oregonstate.edu or x79156.

Hunters and Gatherers Raffle: Fisheries and Wildlife “Hunters and Gatherers” raffle!!! Tickets are $1 each or 6 tickets for $5. Sample contents include Duck, Venison (steaks & stew meat), Ahi, Halibut, Pheasant, Crab, Blueberries and Jam. Tickets can be purchased from Amber or Gabby in Nash 104 from Feb. 13 thru 28. Winner selected March 1st. For questions, contact Amber.Ahlgren@oregonstate.edu.

Who Gets the Pie: Who gets the pie, Katie or Bruce?? Come check out the Dueling Duggers Pi Day Face Off in Nash 104 and cast your vote via beans!!! $1 or 1 food/hygiene item for 1 bean OR 6 beans for $5! The Dugger with the most beans in their jar by Feb. 28 gets a pie in the face on Pi Day (3/14/18). For questions, contactAmber.Ahlgren@oregonstate.edu.

Win Candy Jars and More: Visit the XPress Stop at the MU (MU61) from Feb. 12 to Feb. 28 to win Candy Jars and other gifts. Bring 3 cans of food or buy a raffle ticket for $1 to win one or more Jars of Candy and other gifts. All proceeds benefit Linn Benton Food Share! Winners announced in March. For questions, contact norene.collins@oregonstate.edu.

OSU150 Building Bingo, Biological & Ecological Engineering: Daily clues via Facebook/Twitter and in Gilmore Hall. Answers found in the OSU150 App. Get a BINGO and receive an OSU150 prize and a chance at more prizes. Everyone who buys a card is entered to win Women of NASA Legos. Get your card; $1 from 116 Gilmore Hall! For questions, email jennifer.cohen@oregonstate.edu.

College of Forestry Quilt Raffle: Quilt Raffle tickets are on sale now. Contact the email below or visit the College of Forestry in Richardson Hall to get your tickets! $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held on Feb. 28 at 1 pm. For questions, email Terralyn.Vandetta@oregonstate.edu.

Jamba Juice discount cards: The Honors College is selling Jamba Juice discount cards for $10.  The coupon card gets you a FREE small smoothie and 8 $3 medium smoothies (over $20 in savings!).  To purchase a card, please contact Rylan Good at goodr@oregonstate.edu. All proceeds directly benefit the Linn-Benton Food Bank.

Gift Basket Raffle: Drawings take place on Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. for four gift baskets. There will be a chef’s basket, Valentine’s Day basket, movie basket, and book basket. Tickets are 1/$1 or 6/$5. See Noelle Mills or Pete Petryszak in 422 Kerr, 8 am to 5 pm, for raffle tickets. For questions, contactNoelle.Mills@oregonstate.edu.

50/50 Cash Raffle: Come try your luck while you stop by for a workout with the Rec Sports 50/50 Cash Raffle. Tickets can be purchased, 7:30 am to 5 pm, through Miles Dodge at the Dixon Recreational Center (just ask the front desk to point you to his office). Winners will be announced at the end of February. $2 for 1 ticket, $5 for 3 tickets, $10 for 8 tickets. For questions please contact miles.dodge@oregonstate.edu.

50/50 Cash Raffle: Through the month of February, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine will be doing a 50/50 cash raffle. Tickets can be purchased through Derrick Padar in the Marguder Hall Atrium. Winners will be announced at the end of February. For questions, email sara.k.smith@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-6779.

Book/DVD/Game Sale: Come get your next great book, DVD, or CD at the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine’s used book sale, happening now through the end of February, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Magruder Hall Atrium. All genres available and a large selection to choose from! All proceeds directly benefit the Linn Benton Food Bank. For questions, email allison.lake@oregonstate.edu, or call 541-737-4812.

Take Note 

International student orientation: INTO OSU is looking for volunteers to help at the upcoming Spring 2018 International Student Orientation, which takes place Tuesday, March 27 to Friday, March 30.  Volunteers will have the opportunity to meet people from all over the world, practice intercultural communication and gain valuable leadership skills and experience. Use the link to sign up: https://goo.gl/forms/uhUvQT10xzIF6tq43. Please contact Erica.Mercier@oregonstate.edu if you have any questions.

Kerr Visitor Services: Now open: A new visitor services desk has been unveiled in the Kerr Administration Building. This is a point of welcome and assistance for all visitors to Kerr. In addition to providing increased visitor information services for the entire building, new visitor services coordinators will help implement new safety procedures for the building. Please direct questions to 541-737-7740.

Will you be in Washington D.C. on March 8? Join D.C.-area alumni for a reception with President Ed Ray and Vice President for Alumni Relations Kathy Bickel to celebrate our 150th anniversary and hear about the exciting work underway to ensure even greater success for future generations of proud graduates. Registration closes March 1.

International student orientation: INTO OSU is looking for volunteers to help at the upcoming Spring 2018 International Student Orientation, which takes place Tuesday, March 27 to Friday, March 30.  Volunteers will have the opportunity to meet people from all over the world, practice intercultural communication and gain valuable leadership skills and experience. Use the link to sign up: https://goo.gl/forms/uhUvQT10xzIF6tq43. Please contact Erica.Mercier@oregonstate.edu if you have any questions.

Traffic and Maintenance

Radiation Center: Due to continued support work of the Jefferson Way Tunnel project four parking spaces will be closed on the north side of Jefferson Way, west of 35th Street and five parking spaces, two are service spaces in the SE Corner of the Radiation Center will not be available. The closure will be Feb. 21 -23. (View Map).

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.

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.

Fiscal Coordinator 1 – The Auxiliaries & Activates Business Center at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Fiscal Coordinator 1 position. Posting # P01390CT.  Closes Feb 23.

Academic Wage-Salaried: Co-trip Leader Mountaineering Expedition Course – OSU Cascades invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, academic wage salaried position. OSU-Cascades has a short term, academic wage position for 1 individual to co-lead an outdoor trip for a 25 day mountaineering expedition course offered during spring term 2018 from approximately May 8, 2018 to June 4, 2018. May 8 and 9 are preparation days. June 4 is a course finish up day. Posting #P00380AW. Closes Feb. 23.

UPDATED! Student Career Assistant – College of Engineering invites applications for a part-time (.3 FTE) student position. Posting # P03248SE.  Closes Feb. 23.

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. Closes Feb. 23.

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

UPDATED! Content Strategist – The Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Content Strategist. As a member of EESC’s web and content strategy team, the content strategist contributes project management expertise and also assists with planning, design, and development for the OSU Extension website and other EESC-managed web/technology initiatives and projects. Posting # P01851UF Closes Feb. 25.

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.

EXTENDED! Temporary Publishing Manager The Extension and Experiment Station Communications unit invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) temporary Publishing Manager position. Posting number: P00377AW Closes Feb. 26.

UPDATED! Faculty Research Assistant – The College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, fixed-term Faculty Research Assistant position that will be located at the OSU North Willamette Research and Extension Center in Aurora, Oregon. The academic home for this position will be the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. Reappointment is at the discretion of Regional Director, Department Head, and the Program Leader.  Posting# P01907UF.  Closes Feb. 26. 

Short-term, full-time lab technician needed for forest pollinator research in the Forest Animal Ecology Lab at Oregon State University. A technician is needed during spring 2018 to assist with ongoing research related to forest pollinator health. Duties will include but are not limited to processing and identifying pollen samples, quantifying Osmia lignaria reproductive output, quantifying nest activity from video recordings, rearing Bombus colonies, curating insect specimens, and tasks related to preparation for the 2018 field season. Some fieldwork may be required to assist with stand selection in the Oregon Coast Range, which will include hiking off-trail in challenging conditions (heat, cold, rain, sun, steep slopes, loose rock, hazardous plants), carrying heavy equipment, and navigating through heavily forested areas. Applicants should create a single PDF or MS-Word file that contains (1) a cover letter addressing the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the specific duties described in the position description; (2) a full-length CV or resume; and (3) the names and contact information (email, telephone, and mail) of three referees who may be contacted; this document should be emailed to Dr. Sara Galbraith (oregonbeecrew@gmail.com) with “Lab Technician Application 2018” in the subject line. Positions will be reviewed on a rolling basis through Feb. 26.

Accountant 1-   OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon invites applications for an Accountant 1. This position is a full-time, 1.0 FTE 12-month classified staff position. Posting #P01397CT. Closes Feb. 27.

NEW! Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Computer/IT Worker. Posting # P03321SE.  Closes Feb. 28.

NEW! Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking two part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student eBay/Online Sales Workers. Posting # P03316SE. Closes Feb. 28.

NEW! Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Warehouse Worker. Posting # P03319SE. Closes Feb. 28.

NEW! Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking one part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) Student Warehouse and Receiving Worker. Posting # P03324SE. Closes Feb. 28.

Finance Specialist/Advisor (Part-Time) 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=37998&lang=en_US&source=CC3. Please apply by 5 p.m. Feb. 28.

This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Analyst Programmer, competency level 2 position for the Office of the Registrar at Oregon State University (OSU). Posting # P01389CT. Closes Feb. 28.

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. Closes Feb. 28

Research Coordinator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement, Extension Service at Oregon State University invites applications for an Outdoor School Evaluation, Assessment, and Research Coordinator. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position to be located in Corvallis, Oregon.  Posting# P01908UF.  Closes Feb. 28.

The College of Education invites applications for full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed-term appointment. One applicant will be hired to fill the positions of Program Lead/Coordinator (.80 FTE) and an Instructor (.20 FTE) for Counselor Education. Reappointment of these positions is at the discretion of the Dean. Posting #P01865UF. Closes Feb. 28.

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.

Interpersonal Violence Services Coordinator – Counseling and Psychological Services seeks an innovative, trauma-informed clinician to coordinate the Interpersonal Violence Services program in collaboration with numerous offices within OSU and the community. This is a 12-month, non-tenure track, fixed term full-time position. Posting #P01893UF. Closes March 1.

UPDATED – Director of Marketing and Enrollment Services – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), director of Marketing and Enrollment Services. This position provides leadership and administrative management to the Marketing and Enrollment Services unit. The director leads a large in-house team, which includes marketing managers, writers, a videographer, graphic designer, web and interactive staff and an enrollment services team overseeing inquiry management. In collaboration with three assistant directors, they develop, implement and evaluate short- and long-term goals related to marketing and enrollment services for Extended Campus programs and units. The director is charged with branding Oregon State Ecampus as a national leader in online education. Posting #P01900UF. Closes March 4.

Director of Course Development and Training – OSU Extended Campus invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), director of Course Development and Training. The director oversees the production of Ecampus courses and open education multimedia content, as well as media development and production to support other units in the division. Posting #P01911UF. Closes March 4.

NEW! Food Service Worker 3 – This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time, intermittent Cook 3 position for the Oregon 4H Conference and Education center at Oregon State University (OSU). This position will be located in rural Salem, Oregon.  The Oregon 4-H Center is a rental facility approximately 8 miles from downtown Salem. It is a rural area and is not on public transportation lines.  Posting# P01409CT.  Closes March 9.  Full consideration: March 5.

Property Specialist 2 – University Housing & Dining Services (UHDS) invites applications for one Property Specialist 2 position.  This is a full-time, 12-month, classified position.  Posting # P01405CT.  Closes March 5.

The University Admin Business Center is seeking one full-time Accountant 1 position at Oregon State University (OSU).  Posting Number: P01376CT. Closes March 5.

CBEE Undergrad Advisor – The School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) invites applications for an Academic Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Posting # P01891UF. Closes March 5.

CBEE Head Undergraduate Advisor – The School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term Head Undergraduate Advisor. Posting #P01903UF. Closes March 5.

Master Gardener Coordinator – The Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service is seeking a Master Gardener Coordinator. This is a part-time, .75 FTE, 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Southern Oregon Regional Administrator and the Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Program Leader.  Posting# P01909UF.  Closes March 7.

Finance and Accounting Manager – The Health Sciences Business Center at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time Finance and Accounting Manager position. Posting #P01902UF.  Closes March 9.

The Office of Financial Aid is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director. Posting # P01922UF. Closes March 9.

Juntos Program Coordinator – The Division of University Outreach and Engagement (Division) at Oregon State University invites applications for a Juntos Program Coordinator. This is a full-time, (1.0 FTE) 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position located in Hood River and Wasco Counties. Reappointment will be at the discretion of the Regional Administrator for the Mid-Columbia Region and the Assistant Director of OSU Open Campus and Innovation.  Posting# P01931UF.  Closes March 14.

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

Veterinary Technician. Oregon State University’s (OSU) Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital seeks a Certified Veterinary Technician for employment in our Anesthesia Services.  The hospital is part of OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine and provides excellent benefits and a competitive salary. This is a full time position.  Posting #PO1316CT. Closes March 18. Mark your application with “Anesthesia” in the notes section under the question;  “which department would you like to work in.”  

The OSU Library is seeking one full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month tenure track Assistant Professor.  Posting # P01917UF.  Closes March 19.

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.

NEW! Procurement, Contracts and Materials Management is seeking eight part-time (maximum of 20 hours a week) PCMM Student Route Drivers. Posting #  P03314SE. Closes March 22.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for their Data Architecture Team (DATA).  This is a Classified Exempt position.  Posting # P01385CT. Closes March 23.

Kinesiology Experiential Learning Coordinator: College of Public Health and Human Sciences invites application for a full-time (1.0FTE), 12-month, Experiential Learning Coordinator. Posting #P01877UF.  For Full Consideration apply by March 31.

Enterprise Computing Services is seeking one Analyst Programmer, Comp Level 2 position for the Hyland Onbase project.  This is a Classified Exempt position that is of Limited Duration (expected to last 2 years).  Posting # P01386CT.  Closes April 10.

NEW! Assistant/Associate Professor – The College of Business invites applicants for a full time (1.0 FTE) 9-month tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position (depending on qualifications). Position will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Operations Management/Supply Chain Management. Posting #P01929UF. Closes May 1.

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


Corvallis: “My idea of a delicious time is to read a book that is wonderful. But the ruling passion of my life is being a seeker after truth and the divine.” ~ bell hooks. Slight chance of snow and freezing fog, high of 40, low of 37. Showers likely Saturday and rain Sunday.

Central Oregon: Increasing clouds today and snow over the weekend.

Newport: Chance of rain today, showers Saturday and rain Sunday.

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



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