California Polytechnic State University

About Cal Poly

Founded in 1901, California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) is one of five comprehensive polytechnic universities in the U.S., with about 21,000 undergraduate and 900 graduate students. Cal Poly maintains a guiding philosophy of “Learn By Doing” that is reflected in the school’s comprehensive curriculum combining technical and professional training with the arts and humanities. When you graduate from Cal Poly, you won’t just know theory, you will be able to think critically and know how to solve real-world problems. Today, Cal Poly is among the most selective public universities in the United States. Under President Armstrong’s leadership, Cal Poly’s national reputation is growing and, according to payscale.com, the return on investment for graduating students is consistently on par with some of the most prestigious universities in California. Visit www.calpoly.edu to learn more.

Central to California

Cal Poly is located in the beautiful Central Coast of California in the city of San Luis Obispo, about halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco. This city is nestled in between great wine regions, relaxing beaches, and a small community. Our location gives students access to opportunities for hands-on research in agriculture, wine making, and distinct coastal ecosystems, as well as, close proximity to Southern California and the Bay Area for their tech, industry and the culture hubs. Given California’s status as a world leader in many areas and industries, our students have an opportunity to do work that makes an impact around the globe.

Committed to Diversity

We recognize and celebrate the value of the different viewpoints, knowledge, cultures and skills that diverse communities bring to the educational experience. Cal Poly is committed to becoming a more diverse, equitable and inclusive environment where everyone has the opportunity to succeed and feel a sense of respect, belonging and personal safety. We’re not just a workplace — we’re a community.

Highly Ranked

Cal Poly consistently receives high rankings from major publications. For the past 27 years, we have been named the best public, master's-level university in the West by U.S. News & World ReportForbes also continues to name us the top public masters-level university in California and one of the Top 25 public and private universities in the West. 

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54 job(s) at California Polytechnic State University

California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 08, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary The role is charged with developing multi-channel communications for key giving audiences and helping meet the goals of the Annual Giving department. To achieve these objectives, the Annual Giving Specialist will collaborate with a diverse group of stakeholders, including program staff, donors, development officers, senior leadership, vendors, and others. Department Summary Cal Poly's Annual Giving program strives to develop relationships with constituents from a variety of generations, using a multi-channel solicitation and stewardship model. Annual Giving provides a steady and reliable source of funds that help advance university priorities and build a pipeline of major, principal and planned gift prospects. Annual Giving works with central University Development and Alumni Engagement (UDAE), colleges and units to achieve accurate and effective audience segementation and communications of university giving needs. The Annual Giving Specialist is the point of contact in the development of solicitation content and communications channels and provides evaluation and feedback on college and unit solicitations. Key Qualifications Develop content for direct mail, phone and digital solicitation channels that match specific audiences and segements. Oversee development and production of direct mail campaigns, including content creation and editing, audience data segmentation and print and mail production. Facilitate UDAE solicitation review process, which includes content review, edits and response in a timely manner to campus development offices. Provide supervision a of student employees. Develop and edit phone scripts, training materials and ongoing caller motivational programs to ensure the calling program meets its goals and student fundraisers are trained, effective and motivated. Education and Experience Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university and three years of progressively responsible experience in philanthropy, communications, marketing and public relations, or a related field. A graduate degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Salary: Anticipated Hiring Range: $48,000 - $56,976 Per Year Classification Range: $37,380 - $67,668 Per Year Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Poly is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H1-B visas). Positions are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. Closing Date/Time: May 21, 2021
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 06, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary Under the general direction of the Director of Client Services & Portfolio Management, the Client Services Manager will focus on client relationships and service delivery. The Client relationship focuses on the development, building, and nurturing of strategic relationships with external partners, business partners, and fellow IT leaders and the Service delivery focuses on the leadership required to lead a team of information technologists who provide front line support to faculty, students and staff. The incumbent in this position is responsible for developing staff, monitoring service levels and striving to continuously improve frameworks, processes, and initiatives. In addition, formulate and administer policies, reviews, evaluates and adjusts the program and goals for the group; determines methods, techniques, systems and materials required by the program, assesses, develops and applies changes in policies and programs; and represents the program to the campus. Department Summary ITS is a fast-moving team that is responsible for helping Cal Poly achieve academic excellence through developing and implementing learning, teaching, and administrative solutions which leverage technology that aligns with strategic goals and objectives. With a focus on continuous improvement, ITS fosters innovation, supports constant learning, and develops people to their full potential. Our team of more than 150 professionals works in a DevOps environment to shape the technology landscape at Cal Poly. Key Qualifications Demonstrated expertise in building and leading an effective operations team by providing work direction, service level monitoring, escalation resolution and continuous service improvement. Thorough knowledge and practice of the principles of at least one of the following: ITIL, Lean Six Sigma and/or Agile. Demonstrated skill in maintaining high quality/standards of work, initiative, ethics, commitment, and professional responsibility and judgment. Ability to represent the university in a professional and conscientious manner. Demonstrated skill in reviewing and acting upon complex individual and organizational problems and making recommendations to influence change in technology policies. Demonstrated skill in being a creative, thoughtful problem solver, self-starter. Skilled at driving to deliver results, setting goals, negotiating compromise, settling personality differences and resolving conflicts. Skilled at building inclusive, effective teams and able to develop and empower staff to enable high performance and engagement. Education and Experience Bachelor's degree and five (5) years of progressively responsible supervisory experience in the area of business, technology, customer service, or a related field Salary: Salary commensurate with the background and experience of the individual selected. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. Cal Poly is an equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Must be willing to travel and attend training programs off-site for occasional professional development. Must be able to work additional hours, including weekends, evenings, and occasional holidays, and adjust working hours to meet special jobs. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background/fingerprint check. This position classification has been defined as "Exempt" and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H1-B visas). Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 06, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Landscape Architecture (LA) Department in the College of Architecture & Environmental Design at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking applicants for a full-time lecturer position beginning September 13, 2021. The position requires a commitment for one academic year of full-time teaching with an opportunity to be reappointed for one additional year. Salary and teaching assignments commensurate with qualifications and experience. The LA Department is a group of faculty and staff working to provide students with the best possible education to prepare them for the professional world. We are seeking candidates who share our commitment to teaching excellence within a comprehensive landscape architecture curriculum and who are grounded in professional experience. Required qualifications: A master's or doctoral degree in landscape architecture or a related and complementary field. Where the master's or doctoral degree is in a related or complementary field, the candidate shall have an undergraduate or master's degree in landscape architecture and shall have evidence of experience in landscape architecture practice. Evidence of potential for excellence in university-level teaching. Evidence of potential for ongoing professional development that will keep the faculty member current with the profession of landscape architecture Demonstrable commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Preferred Qualifications: 5 years or more of professional experience relevant to the teaching areas for which the candidate is applying; Landscape Architecture License or demonstrated progress in the licensure process. Primary responsibilities will be to teach in one or more of the following core subject areas: Design fundamentals studios; Site engineering and construction; construction design studios Computer and hand graphics and communication including AutoCAD, Sketch-Up, and the Adobe Creative Suite; History of Landscape Architecture; Landscape ecology, California native plant communities, natural and cultural systems analysis and design and; Capstone/Senior Project design studios Candidates with expertise in social justice design and/or sustainability and resilient design are encouraged to apply. Faculty who are planning an academic leave during 2021-22 are also strongly encouraged to apply. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. SPECIAL CONDITIONS The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Note: Cal Poly cannot deny an applicant a position solely or in part due to a criminal conviction history until it has performed an individualized assessment and linked the relevant conviction history with specific job duties in the position being sought. Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo will not sponsor an H-1B for this position. Please note: Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. Sensitive positions are those requiring heightened scrutiny of individuals holding the position based on potential for harm to children, concerns for the safety and security of people, animals, or property, or heightened risk of financial loss to Cal Poly or individuals in the university community. For health and well-being, Cal Poly is a smoke & tobacco-free campus. The university is committed to promoting a healthy environment for all members of our community. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Landscape Architecture Department at Cal Poly is dedicated to providing the highest quality educational experience for its students within a changing world and profession. The five-year curriculum for the Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree is characterized by faculty who assist students to become independent learners and responsible for their education. Our diverse faculty creates a learning environment shared with over 200 students in the department and within the College of Architecture and Environmental Design with approximately 2,300 students divided among five departments: Architectural Engineering, Architecture, City and Regional Planning, Construction Management, and Landscape Architecture. The program emphasizes the integration of general education and art and design with the understanding of natural and social systems in various environmental settings. Our goal is to develop leaders in the profession. ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY Founded in 1901, Cal Poly is one of only five comprehensive polytechnic universities in the nation. It has approximately 21,000 undergraduate, 800 post-baccalaureate/graduate students. U.S. News and World Report has ranked Cal Poly #1 among public master's universities in the western United States for 26 consecutive years. A primarily undergraduate university, Cal Poly offers academically focused students 65 baccalaureate degrees and 39 master's degrees. Operating on the quarter calendar system, Cal Poly takes pride in its "Learn by Doing" approach to teaching and learning, which has characterized Cal Poly since its founding. One of the 23 campuses of the California State University system, Cal Poly has a statewide mandate as a polytechnic university. Situated on 1,321 acres, 155 of which make up the campus core, Cal Poly is one of the largest land-holding universities in the nation and uses all of its land holdings in active support of its educational programs. Cal Poly is located in historic San Luis Obispo, a city of 47,500, just twelve miles from the Pacific Ocean and midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on California's scenic Central Coast. With excellent public education resources, recreational facilities and an expanding dedication to the arts, the area is known for its scenic landscapes, extraordinary temperate climate, and an abundance of outdoor activities. HOW TO APPLY Interested candidates must attach (1) a cover letter, (2) resume/curriculum vitae, 3) unofficial transcripts from highest degree earned (official transcript will be required prior to appointment) 4) statement of teaching philosophy, 5) statement of approach to working with individuals from diverse backgrounds, 6) a portfolio of teaching materials including syllabi, assignments and student work example in the areas requesting to teach, 7) three professional references with names and email addresses when completing the online faculty application. Review of applications will begin June 7, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 06, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Construction Management Department in the College of Architecture & Environmental Design at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking a full-time lecturer for the 2021-2022 academic year, with the possibility of reappointment to an additional year. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate Construction Management courses. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Requirements include a Master's degree in Construction Management or closely related discipline from an accredited institution or comparable institution, and five (5) years of relevant teaching experience and/or professional construction experience employed in increasingly responsible management positions primarily in the US construction or comparable industry. The successful candidate must also have the ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with students, faculty, staff, and administrators from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds to foster a supportive and inclusive environment in and out of the classroom. Demonstrated commitment to student-centered learning and teaching, as well as the ability to collaboratively work in multidisciplinary settings is required. Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral use of the English language is required. PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS Preferred qualifications include: previous teaching and/or work experience in the areas of construction methods and materials, construction estimating and scheduling, construction contracts, and construction management; and demonstrated computer literacy with construction related software. Preference will be given to those with demonstrated experience in working with diverse populations and fostering a collaborative, supportive and inclusive environment. Preference will also be given to those with relevant work experience and those who bring professional capabilities. SPECIAL CONDITIONS The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Note: Cal Poly cannot deny an applicant a position solely or in part due to a criminal conviction history until it has performed an individualized assessment and linked the relevant conviction history with specific job duties in the position being sought. Please note: Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. Sensitive positions are those requiring heightened scrutiny of individuals holding the position based on potential for harm to children, concerns for the safety and security of people, animals, or property, or heightened risk of financial loss to Cal Poly or individuals in the university community. For health and well-being, Cal Poly is a smoke & tobacco-free campus. The university is committed to promoting a healthy environment for all members of our community. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Construction Management Department is one of five departments in Cal Poly's College of Architecture and Environmental Design. It offers an ACCE-accredited, 4-year bachelor of science in construction management degree program, a minor in construction management, and sponsors interdisciplinary minors in heavy civil construction and real property development. The Department maintains close ties with industry and takes pride in its career-oriented programs focused on practical application. As part of the college's commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration, Construction Management partners with Architecture, Architectural Engineering, City and Regional Planning, Civil Engineering and Landscape Architecture. The Department currently has 16 full-time faculty, 5 part-time faculty and over 560 undergraduate majors. HOW TO APPLY Interested candidates must attach (1) a cover letter, (2) resume/curriculum vitae, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, including approach to working with individuals from diverse backgrounds (4) list of any CSU courses previously taught and courses requesting consideration to teach (5) course evaluation results (if applicable). Please be prepared to provide three professional references with names and email addresses when completing the online faculty application. Official university transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be required of finalists prior to appointment. Review of applications will begin June 7, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary Under the general direction of the Director of Application, Data, and Integration Services (ADIS), this position leads and manages ADIS Business Applications Services team. This team provides Tier 2 support, application administration, deployment, monitoring, and sustaining engineering support for a broad and growing portfolio of applications and technology services, including both campus-wide and campus unit-specific services. Key examples include Dell Boomi integration platform, MS365 e-mail and related services, Canvas LMS, Class Climate, Interfolio, Advance CRM, PlanOn, Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence, and Bitbucket), Campus Card, and printing services. The Operations Manager is tasked with developing staff, creating and promoting an environment that fosters collaboration, communication, and continuous improvement. Department Summary ITS is a fast-moving team that is responsible for helping Cal Poly achieve academic excellence through developing and implementing learning, teaching, and administrative solutions which leverage technology that aligns with strategic goals and objectives. With a focus on continuous improvement, ITS fosters innovation, supports constant learning, and develops people to their full potential. Our team of more than 150 professionals works in a DevOps environment to shape the technology landscape at Cal Poly. Key Qualifications Demonstrated expertise in building and leading an effective IT operations team by providing work direction, service level monitoring, incident resolution, performing appropriate escalations, and through continuous service improvement. Demonstrated expertise in managing enterprise-scale technologies such as CRM, ERP, LMS, data warehouse, Identity and Access Management, data integration platforms, collaboration, document imaging, and workflow management systems. Knowledge and practice of the principles of at least one of the following: ITIL, Lean Six Sigma, DevOps, or Agile. Demonstrated skill in simultaneously managing multiple and complex projects. Demonstrated skill in maintaining high quality/standards of work, initiative, ethics, commitment, and professional responsibility and judgment. Ability to represent the university in a professional and conscientious manner. Skilled at building inclusive, effective teams and able to develop and empower staff to enable high performance and engagement. Education and Experience A Bachelor's degree and five (5) years of progressively responsible management and/or supervisory experience in the area of enterprise IT service management, software engineering, technology support, or a related field. Salary: Salary commensurate with the background and experience of the individual selected. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. Cal Poly is an equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Must be willing to travel and attend training programs off-site for occasional professional development. Must be able to work additional hours, including weekends, evenings, and occasional holidays, and adjust working hours to meet special jobs. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background/fingerprint check. This position classification has been defined as "Exempt" and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H1-B visas). Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
May 03, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary Under the general supervision of the Dean, the Communications Coordinator/Specialist works to (1) promote the reputation of the CLA and its programs to state, national, and international audiences, and (2) develop and enhance relationships between the college and its key constituent groups, including current and prospective students, parents, alumni, friends and donors, and 3) establish and maintain projects and their timelines to achieve college communication objectives. As the public affairs liaison and communications coordinator for the college, the incumbent will provide information about the college's departments, programs and activities through publications, websites, and other forms of communication, including newsletters, annual reports, press releases, brochures, scripts, social media, video and presentations. This position manages the college's website and social media content and supervises various student assistants and serves as the point of contact for special project hires ( e.g., designers, writers, editors). The college currently produces monthly internal announcemenis, quarterly alumni e-newsletters, and one annual printed magazine. In addition, this position works closely with college and university development to create college-specific pieces for fund raising, with University Communications and Marketing (UCM) team to promote the college and its departments (e.g., via press releases), and with admissions and the college dean to provide informational pieces (e.g., video, print) for prospective students. Department Summary The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) consists of 18 academic departments and programs, with approximately 350 faculty and 70 staff, serving 3,500 students in 18 undergraduate majors, 4 graduate programs, and over 30 minors. The CLA includes disciplines that represent five broad areas of knowledge: the fine and performing arts, communications, the humanities, the social sciences, and interdisciplinary studies. In addition to offering courses for its own majors, CLA offers a significant proportion of courses in general education, as well as courses that support minors and serve as electives for all majors throughout the university. The CLA is also home to the foundational disciplines that form the scholarly bases for cultural awareness, knowledge and skills, making the college's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion central to the college's curriculum and identity. Further, the CLA plays a significant role in providing activities that enhance the cultural and intellectual environment of the campus, including exhibits and performances offered by our academic departments (e.g., Art, Music, Theatre & Dance) and Cal Poly Arts, cultural programs and lecture series offered by all of our departments, and co-curricular programs such as Mustang Media, Debate, and Model UN. The college's degree program offerings combined with its general education offerings comprise approximately 30% of the university's instruction. The College of Liberal Arts has the largest general-fund operating budget of all the colleges on campus (about $45 million). The College is also the home of Cal Poly Arts and Spanos Theatre. The college employs about 175 regular full-time tenured/tenure track faculty, with approximately 1/3 of those hired in the last 5 years. In addition, it employs another 175 full-time and part-time lecturers and approximately 70 staff members in various support roles and classification categories. Key Qualifications In coordination with college leadership, develop the college's strategic communications plan, inclusive of all elements (both college and departmental) and constituents (students, alumni, faculty/staff, parents, donors). Lead the communications team in the execution of the strategic communications plan, coordinating with external vendors and internal colleagues/entities. Establish policy and procedures for college-wide and department communication efforts. Establish and maintain multiple projects and their timelines to achieve college communication objectives. Oversee all external communication for the college and its departments, including but not limited to campaigns, magazines, newsletters, posters, flyers, brochures, emails, social media and websites. Education and Experience Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university and three years of progressively responsible experience in marketing and public relations, or a related field. A graduate degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Salary: Anticipated Hiring Range: $48,000- $66000 Per Year Classification Range: $42,180- $76,296 Per Year Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Poly is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H-1B visas). Positions are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. Closing Date/Time: May 13, 2021
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 27, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary Under general supervision, this position supports the ITS-Infrastructure & Platform Services group and their interface with other campus systems and services; provides server infrastructure and associated systems analysis, modification, maintenance, installation and support and interfaces with internal ITS staff and the user community on the use of these systems and infrastructure with a focus on server infrastructure and platforms. Supports enterprise-level AWS, VMware & Nutanix virtualization, Windows, Apple & Linux OS', MDM platforms and other related infrastructure and systems. This position also maintains and supports assigned systems and services to ensure system availability, integrity, and reliability. Department Summary Cal Poly Information Technology Services has a fantastic opportunity for an Operating Systems Analyst. Come join our thriving Dev-Ops culture as part of the Infrastructure & Platform Services team where you will provide system administration and development for AWS, VMware, Linux, Windows, MDM and more. Key Qualifications Knowledge of enterprise level infrastructure and platform services such as Monitoring, CI/CD, Configuration Management, SANs and OS Deployment Automation. Demonstrated skill designing and working in complex cloud or on-premise datacenter. Thorough knowledge of and demonstrated skill with automation languages (e.g. Bash, Ruby, Terraform, and PowerShell). Demonstrated ability with designing and deploying systems utilizing CI/CD tools in a large-scale enterprise DevOps environment (e.g. MS SCCM, MDM, Ansible, Chef Puppet and Jenkins). Demonstrated ability to lead and plan upgrades to platform and system configuration that improve utilization and reliability based on analysis of platform, system, application and production requirements. Education and Experience Bachelor's degree and two years of relevant experience. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for up to two years of the required education on a year-for-year basis. Salary: Anticipated Hiring Range: $79,200 - $90,276 annually Classification Range: $52,464 - $129,504 annually Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Poly is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H-1B visas). Positions are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 20, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary Under the general direction of the Director of Infrastructure & Platform Services, the Platform Manager will lead and manage the Infrastructure Group by providing vital support for information services and technologies. The incumbent will provide vital support for information service at Cal Poly by supporting, deploying, and maintaining and improving the use of enterprise infrastructure services and technologies. The Manager is responsible for supporting, deploying, and maintaining solutions for the value streams related to our enterprise infrastructure. This includes the core services related to campus workstations and server platforms including AWS, Azure, VMware, Nutanix, Microsoft, Linux, Apple, and other related platforms such as patching, monitoring, and Active Directory. The Platform Manager is tasked with developing staff, creating and promoting an environment that fosters collaboration, communication, and continuous improvement. Department Summary Information Technology Services (ITS) is a fast-moving team that is responsible for helping Cal Poly achieve academic excellence through developing and implementing learning, teaching, and administrative solutions which leverage technology that align with strategic goals and objectives. With a focus on continuous improvement, ITS fosters innovation, supports continuous learning, and develops people to their full potential. Our team of more than 100 professionals works in a dev/ops environment to shape the technology landscape at Cal Poly. Key Qualifications Demonstrated expertise in building and leading and an effective operations team by providing work direction, service level monitoring, escalation resolution and continuous service improvement. Demonstrated expertise in managing technologies such as AWS, Azure, VMware, Nutanix, Microsoft, Linux, Apple, and other related platforms such as patching monitoring, Active Directory, etc. Demonstrated skill in maintaining high quality/standards of work, initiative, ethics, commitment, and professional responsibility and judgment. Ability to represent the university in a professional and conscientious manner. Demonstrated skills in reviewing and acting upon complex individual and organizational problems and making recommendations to influence change in technology policies. Demonstrated skill in simultaneously managing multiple and complex projects. Education and Experience Bachelors' degree or higher, and five (5) years of progressively responsible management and/or supervisory experience in the area of Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure and Associated Platforms, Networking, Building Technology Infrastructure or related field. Salary: Salary commensurate with the background and experience of the individual selected. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. Cal Poly is an equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Must be willing to travel and attend training programs off-site for occasional professional development. Must be able to work additional hours, including weekends, evenings, and occasional holidays, and adjust working hours to meet special jobs. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background/fingerprint check. This position classification has been defined as "Exempt" and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H1-B visas). Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Statistics Department in the College of Science and Mathematics at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking to hire full-time lecturers for academic year 2021-22 beginning September 8, 2021. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Primary duties and responsibilities are to teach introductory statistics courses. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Master's degree in Statistics or closely related field is required. Must have ability to teach the following undergraduate courses: Introduction to Statistical Concepts and Methods, Applied Statistics for the Life Sciences, Statistical Inference for Management I, Statistical Inference for Management II, Statistical Methods for Engineers. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preference given to candidates with demonstrated excellence in teaching and/or industrial experience involving applied statistics. Doctoral degree in Statistics is preferred. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 18, 2021
Full Time
Description: Job Summary The Special Advisor to the Provost represents the interests and priorities of the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. As a key advisor to the Provost and the leadership team, the Special Advisor to the Provost liaises with a wide array of campus constituents throughout the university. As an operational leader, The Special Advisor to the Provost manages components of the Office of the Provost, including leadership of direct reports and oversight of daily operations, setting the daily direction of the office and the tone of the interactions, facilitating open dialogue and collaboration, strong team dynamics, and a focus on growth and development in a diverse and inclusive environment. Department Summary The Office of the Provost provides guidance and support for faculty and staff in all six academic colleges, and for several offices that support students throughout their time at Cal Poly, including University Advising, the Robert E. Kennedy Library, and others. The Office of the Provost is proud to work with students, faculty, and staff to ensure the Cal Poly experience is exceptional for all members of the campus community. Key Qualifications Interpersonal savvy: Act as close advisor to the Provost on all aspects of divisional operations, communications, and strategy. Planning expertise: Using an established project management methodology, track or manage all divisional and cross divisional projects from consideration to completion and provide project status updates to the Provost and campus leadership with the goal of producing the most successful outcomes possible. Resourcefulness: Manage the Provost's portfolio of work, including organizing and prioritizing issues, presenting possible solutions, and facilitating resolutions. Organizational savvy: Establish and maintain strong collaborative relationships within academic affairs and across divisions, including with executive leadership, deans, faculty, staff and a variety of stakeholders across the university, as well as external constituents. Education and Experience A Bachelor's Degree in business, public administration, communications, or a related field and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the area of project management, strategic planning, operations management, or related areas, with at least two (2) years of people management experience. Salary: Salary commensurate with the background and experience of the individual selected. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Cal Poly Known for its Learn by Doing pedagogy, Cal Poly is the flagship of the world-renowned California State University system. Annually recognized as one of the top public universities in the nation, Cal Poly continues to offer an academic curriculum based on learned experience gained through real-world practice. Located in San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly is nestled comfortably among the coastal foothills, minutes from the Pacific Ocean and equidistant to the Bay Area and Los Angeles. Cal Poly offers a best-in-class benefits program, including health, dental and vision insurance, retirement participation in the Public Employees' Retirement System, and educational benefits for eligible employees. See our benefits website for additional information. Diversity Statement At Cal Poly, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Poly is an equal opportunity employer. Supplemental Information Must be willing to travel and attend training programs off-site for occasional professional development. Must be able to work additional hours, including weekends, evenings, and occasional holidays, and adjust working hours to meet special jobs. Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with Cal Poly. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Cal Poly has designated as sensitive. The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. This position classification has been defined as "Exempt" and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H-1B visas). Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: Cal Poly is currently seekings Custodians interested in working our Swing shift which is from 5 pm - 1:30 am. These positions receive full benefits. Temporary 1 year appointment, with the possibility of extension The custodian position provides general clean and custodial care and support for assigned campus buildings, facilities, structures, and adjacent areas and/or portions thereof, including, but not limited to, campus offices, classrooms, science laboratories, art rooms, auditoriums; gymnasiums, locker rooms, health and child care centers; student residences, patios, entryways and walkways, and workshops. Custodial staff may work independently or as part of a custodial team. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: Under the general supervision of the Director of Operations & Administration, this position performs general clerical and administrative support duties for Campus Health & Wellbeing. The incumbent must have the ability to be confidential and present a professional and pleasant demeanor on a consistent basis. The primary purpose of this position is to provide excellent customer service to patients and visitors from outside and within the campus community. The incumbent serves as a primary point of contact, providing assistance via phone, email, or in person. This position is also responsible for general administrative support for the Health Information department and event support. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Agribusiness Department in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking a full-time, Associate/Full Professor 12-month Department Head starting no later than September 1, 2021. The department head is a tenure-track position and will provide leadership for all programmatic and administrative functions including instruction, research, and alumni and industry engagement. The department head leads a talented team of 12 tenure-track faculty members, one full-time lecturer and three staff members who engage with approximately 550 undergraduate students. This position will provide leadership for the Agribusiness Department in the following areas: Department's instructional programs Faculty and staff hiring, development, mentoring and workload Academic advising for undergraduate students Program assessment Development and implementation of strategic plan and goals for department Development of external funds and advancement Management of budget, facilities, and departmental resources Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts which include addressing the needs of underrepresented minority and first-generation students The successful candidate will also teach courses as needed. In balance with the teaching and administrative responsibilities, the successful candidate is expected to participate in scholarly activities (i.e., research, publishing, grant writing) as part of professional development. It is also expected that the successful candidate will supervise senior project students and teams, and participate in University, College and Departmental activities. Department Head appointments and 12-month assignments are made and continue at the pleasure of the College Dean. Tenure is earned only in the faculty portion of the position. Credit towards tenure at the time of appointment may be awarded depending on the candidate's years of teaching experience, professional development, and rank. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the selected candidate's qualifications and experience. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS A Ph.D. in Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, Business (Marketing, Management, Finance, Accounting), Economics or closely related field with qualifications for appointment at the rank of Professor with tenure in Agribusiness Demonstrated exceptional leadership, effective management and interpersonal skills Strong professional record of academic achievement, including publications in pertinent fields Strong commitment to teaching excellence Demonstrated experience in collaborative priority setting and decision-making Demonstrated experience in carrying out the college mission through an appropriate combination of teaching, research, and advancement Demonstrated ability to manage resources in order to solve problems with creativity and innovation Ability to interact with Agribusiness stakeholders in developing research and industry initiatives of local, national and global importance Outstanding written and verbal English communication skills Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: The College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) in San Luis Obispo, California, is seeking a full-time, Associate/Full Professor 12-month Department Head for its Animal Science Department. This position has an anticipated start date of September 1, 2021 but will be open until filled. The Department Head is a tenure-track position and will provide leadership for all programmatic and administrative functions including instruction, research, production units, and alumni and industry engagement. The Department Head leads a talented team of 18 tenure/tenure-track faculty members, 6 full-time lecturers, 8 part-time lecturers, and 16 full- and part-time staff members who engage with approximately 820 undergraduate students. This position will provide leadership for the Animal Science Department in the following areas: Department's instructional programs Faculty and staff hiring, development, mentoring and workload Academic advising for undergraduate students Program assessment Development and implementation of a strategic plan and goals for the department Development of external funds and advancement Management of budget, facilities, and departmental resources Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts The successful candidate may teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the program. The successful candidate may engage in scholarly activities (i.e., research, publishing, grant writing) as part of professional development. Additional duties will include advising undergraduate and graduate students and participating in University, College and Departmental activities. The Cal Poly community believes in the "teacher-scholar model" which emphasizes scholarly activities (i.e., research, publishing, proposal writing and program development) as a complimentary component to teaching excellence. Department Head appointments and 12-month assignments are made and continue at the pleasure of the College Dean. Tenure is earned only in the faculty portion of the position, which includes teaching, research, and service. Credit towards tenure at the time of appointment may be awarded depending on the candidate's years of teaching experience, professional development, and rank. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the selected candidate's qualifications and experience. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: The incumbent's primary focus is processing payroll for faculty and staff in assigned areas of responsibility within the University. Payroll for faculty and staff requires adherence to multiple, strict deadlines each month. These areas of responsibility require a thorough knowledge of all aspects of pay and leave for all represented as well as unrepresented employees. The incumbent must maintain strong analysis skills to provide customer service to employees that can be represented by any one of ten collective bargaining agreements. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: Under the general supervision of the, Deputy Chief, the Police Officer's primary responsibilities, include but are not limited to: protecting students, faculty, staff, campus visitors, property, and facilities from accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry; enforcing laws and traffic regulations; apprehending violators; providing general information and assistance to the public; crime prevention; and assisting in investigations. Special assignments may include Investigations, Bike Patrol, Crime Prevention, Critical Response Unit (C.R.U.), and K9. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: Under direction from the Assistant Vice President for Strategic Business Support Services, the Manager of Risk Management and Administrative Services is the designated Risk Manager for the campus. This position also provides the day to day oversight of the Public Records Act Compliance and Campus Administrative Policy repository. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Ethnic Studies Department in the College of Liberal Arts at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, invites candidates to apply for a full-time, academic year, tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in the field of Asian American Studies, to begin September 9, 2021. The Department of Ethnic Studies offers both a major and minor designed to centralize the interdisciplinary study of race, ethnicity, and racism in the United States. The curriculum is intended to prioritize historically marginalized groups in the United States such as Native Americans/American Indians, African Americans, Latinx Americans, and Asian Americans. This position is part of a three-position cluster hire in Ethnic Studies designed to expand our capacity to teach more of our existing courses to meet the demands of the CSU Ethnic Studies Graduation Requirement. We also expect this new faculty member to propose courses that align with their specific expertise. The College of Liberal Arts is committed to enhancing the diversity and inclusion efforts of the campus community and the diversity of the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to this goal in their teaching and scholarly work are encouraged to apply. This position is one of three positions designed to enhance curricular coverage of the Ethnic Studies department. The other two positions include recruitment for an expert in African American Studies and an expert in American Indian Studies. Please see https://cla.calpoly.edu/diversity-cluster for information on past cluster hire cohorts in the College of Liberal Arts. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity and equity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees, and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Teach a lower division survey course in Ethnic Studies (Survey of Asian American Studies) in regular format (32 students/course) and/or large lecture format (120 students/course) Teach/Develop upper division courses according to expertise and curricular need Sustain an ongoing record of research with scholarly publications/creative works Contribute to service duties at the department, college, university, and professional levels Engage in the mentorship of Ethnic Studies students REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies, Asian American Studies, or a related field at the time of appointment which starts September 9, 2021. The successful candidates will present an excellent teaching record, be able to teach survey courses, and sustain an active publication agenda. Demonstrated experience and commitment to student-centered learning and teaching, as well as the ability to collaboratively work in multidisciplinary settings is required. Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral use of the English language is required. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preference will be given to those with experience in working with diverse populations and fostering a collaborative, supportive and inclusive environment. Preference will also be given to those with relevant work experience and those who bring professional capabilities. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
California Polytechnic State University 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
Description: The Construction Management (CM) Department in the College of Architecture & Environmental Design at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking applications for a tenure track assistant professor position. The CM Department is a tight-knit group of faculty and staff working to provide students with the best possible education and the help they need to succeed academically and prepare for the challenges they can expect in the professional world. We are seeking candidates who share our commitment to teaching excellence within an integrated construction management curriculum, and who are grounded in professional experience. Candidates should have a strong interest in and are expected to: 1. Teach courses in the construction management program; 2. Advise students to help them attain academic and professional success; 3. Work with and mentor student organizations and competition teams; 4. Collaborate with related disciplines, industry partners, and communities; 5. Pursue professional development that includes scholarly activity Required qualifications: 1. A master's degree in construction or a construction-related field from an accredited institution. 2. 5 years relevant professional experience in the United States construction industry or comparable international experience. Individuals with an earned doctorate in construction or a construction-related field are eligible with 3 years of professional construction experience. 3. Ability to communicate effectively, work cooperatively with students, faculty, staff, and administrators from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds, conduct themselves professionally, and perform appropriate service functions at the department, college, and university level. 4. Demonstrable commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Preferred qualifications: - Doctorate appropriate to the position, or the ability and commitment to earn a doctorate in construction management or other designated terminal degree prior to being considered for tenure. - A construction-related specialization; which can include but is not limited to Building Information Modeling (BIM), Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), lean construction, sustainability. -Professional certifications or licenses related to the construction industry. - 3 years of relevant professional experience in a project management or supervisory capacity. - Relevant teaching experience, with preference given to teaching experience in higher education. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled