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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29 job(s) at California Polytechnic State University

San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 07, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Assistant Emergency Services and Business Continuity Manager works with internal and external constituencies in accordance with CSU, University, and additional requirements (i.e. governing laws, regulations, and policies) to provide optimal disaster recovery capability in the case of any significant event which requires a Standardized Emergency Management System (SEMS) alternative processing capability or an interruption to normal campus operations. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Food Science and Nutrition Department in the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo is seeking candidates for full-time, academic year (9-month), lecturer in Foodservice and Nutrition Systems Management beginning in September 2020 or January 2021. The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences has started the construction of a multidisciplinary building of $125 million that will benefit this position with seven food and nutrition research labs including a culinary suite, a sensory laboratory, two food safety laboratories, and a food chemistry and analytical laboratory. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment is for one year with possible extension. The candidate's primary teaching contribution will be in the areas of Management in Foodservice and Nutrition Systems and Culinology® with an emphasis on quantity food planning and preparation to meet specific nutritional requirements/guidelines for various foodservice facilities, including healthcare facilities, large corporate institutions and schools. Courses taught depend on student demand with the successful candidate having expertise in the above areas that would translate to one or more of the following courses: FSN 121: Fundamentals of Food, FSN 321: Contemporary Issues in Food Choice and Preparation, FSN 343: Foodservice Operations I, FSN 344: Foodservice Operations II, and/or FSN 426: Nutrition and Foodservice Systems Management. Additional courses may be assigned, as needed and as appropriate for the candidate's expertise, by the department. Course descriptions are available at http://catalog.calpoly.edu/coursesaz/fsn/ Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Orfalea College of Business, Accounting Area, invites applications for a full-time visiting lecturer in accounting information systems, financial accounting, and accounting ethics beginning September 10, 2020 or a mutually acceptable time. Salary is commensurate with 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 accounting, or closely related field, an excellent academic record demonstrating the ability to engage in high quality teaching and scholarly research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Demonstrable ability to teach accounting courses and subjects in one or more of the following areas; accounting information systems, financial accounting, and accounting ethics. The ability to engage in service to the area, college and university, and when needed new course development. Candidates must be academically qualified under AACSB standards. 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Physics 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 2020-2021 beginning September 10, 2020 (with possible extension to a second academic year 2021-22). Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Primary duties and responsibilities are to teach undergraduate physics (and possibly, astronomy) lecture and lab courses. Candidates in all stages of their career are encouraged to apply. 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 Physics, Physics Education or Astronomy (or a closely related field with a strong physics background) is required. All requirements for the Ph.D. must be completed before September 10, 2020. 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The BioResource and Agricultural Engineering Department in the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking a full time Lecturer in Engineering Surveying, Precision Agriculture and Computer Aided Designing/Drafting beginning September 10, 2020. 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 a relevant discipline is expected academic preparation, but applicants with relevant B.S. degree who have significant experience in surveying will be considered. Experience in surveying is required and registration as a Land Surveyor or Civil Engineer is preferred. 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 M.S. in Geodesy, Geomatic Engineering, or a closely related discipline is preferred. 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
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The BioResource and Agricultural Engineering Department in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking a Full time Lecturer. 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 M.S. in related Engineering or Management field is required. 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. PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS Ph.D. in a related Engineering or Management fields would be beneficial. Registration as a professional engineer is preferred. Practical experience and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and professional contribution are greatly valued. 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
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: 494755 - Police Officer Administration and Finance - Public Safety Department $56,184 - $86,820 per year Salary commensurate with the background and experience of the individual selected. Open Until Filled. To apply directly to this position, please copy and paste this link directly into your web browser: https://jobs.calpoly.edu/en-us/job/494755/police-officer Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Robert E. Kennedy Library at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) in beautiful San Luis Obispo, California, seeks an analytic, creative, and highly collaborative professional to join us in the new tenure-track faculty position of Systems Librarian. The successful candidate for this position will be innovative, collegial, and user-focused, combining strong technical expertise and collaboration skills to provide optimal stewardship of Kennedy Library's library systems, applications, and platforms. Core responsibilities include strategic assessment, enhancement, and implementation of library technologies; identifying required actions for a slate of vital library systems and platforms, mapping viable timelines and stewarding effective collaboration to ensure optimal operation of those systems and platforms; close collaboration with library faculty and staff directly engaged with students and disciplinary faculty who use library technologies; and providing leadership in collaboration with library, campus, and CSU partners to operationalize and implement new technologies. The successful candidate will be curious, technically adept, and highly collaborative, with the ability to explore, propose, and steward the implementation of emerging and relevant technologies. The successful candidate will proactively integrate considerations of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the technological delivery of library services and resources. Equipped with outstanding verbal, written, and presentation skills, the successful candidate in this faculty position will communicate effectively and productively with a diverse range of stakeholders and make scholarly contributions to the profession. This tenure-track, faculty position is available at the rank of Senior Assistant Librarian or Associate Librarian, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Kinesiology and Public Health Department in the College of Science and Mathematics at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking to hire one or more full-time lecturers for academic year 2020-2021 beginning September 10, 2020 (with possible extension to a second academic year 2021-22). Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Primary duties and responsibilities are to teach undergraduate applied epidemiology, injury prevention, and general education healthy living; multicultural health; and/or women's health and supervise undergraduate research. 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor of FORESTRY. A full-time, academic year, tenure-track position in the Natural Resources Management and Environmental Sciences Department (NRES) within the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California. Starting date is September 10, 2020, but no later than January 4, 2021. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Cal Poly has a tradition of excellence in teaching and our motto is "Learn by Doing." The ideal candidate will have broad forestry education and expertise in silviculture. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in the following areas: silviculture, forest operations, forest ecology, and wildland fire and fuels management. Course descriptions are available at http://catalog.calpoly.edu/coursesaz/nr/. There is also the opportunity to teach related graduate courses. In addition to teaching, successful candidates are expected to pursue research and professional activities. He/she will establish and maintain positive collaborative relationships with industry stakeholders in the forestry sector. He/she will advise and involve undergraduate and graduate students in hands-on-learning activities and research. Service activities will include participation on department, college, and university committees and instructionally related activities. The successful candidate will serve as a liaison between the NRES Department and the Director of Cal Poly's Swanton Pacific Ranch (SPR) forest in Santa Cruz County with 25% assigned time for research and outreach in support of SPR. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Animal Science Department within the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA invites applications for a full time, 12 month lecturer position for the 2020-21 year beginning September 1, 2020. The position involves teaching courses in swine production and other livestock production courses and disciplines appropriate to the expertise of the individual and needs of the department. The successful candidate will establish an active relationship with other university faculty and researchers, leaders in livestock production and exhibition, students, and the general public to provide information and leadership related to livestock industry issues. In addition, candidates should be able to provide practical experience and individualized student-learning opportunities such as experiential classes, undergraduate and graduate research projects and student internships. Duties may also include, but are not limited to, supervision of livestock units, undergraduate senior projects, graduate student research, student advising, and teaching graduate level courses and/or in a Master of Professional Studies or certificate program. Service activities will include participation on department, college, and university committees and instructionally related activities. 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 Qualifications include an M.S. in Animal Science or related discipline. Particular attention will be afforded to candidates who have productive records of teaching and scholarly activity that would strengthen current department initiatives, and those with strong demonstrated leadership experience and capability. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to diversity. Other considerations include demonstration of excellence in teaching, and effective communication and interpersonal skills. The ability to be a productive team player and to interact well with peers, students, industry, government agencies, and the general public is essential. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong interest in undergraduate teaching is required. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES - Full-time, academic year (9 month), lecturer position within the Natural Resources Management and Environmental Sciences (NRES) Department at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo. Beginning date is September 10, 2020. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Cal Poly has a tradition of excellence in teaching and our motto is "Learn by Doing." Strong interests in laboratory/field-based undergraduate teaching along with excellent written and oral communication skills are required. The successful candidate will teach environmental management courses in the NRES Department. The successful candidate will also nurture overall student development. Courses taught depend on student demand with the successful candidate having expertise to teach the following courses: Introduction to Environmental Management (NR 142), Human Dimensions in Natural Resources Management (NR 323), Ethnicity and the Land (NR 360), Ecosystem Management (NR 465), Research Planning (ESCI 501), Research Methods and Data Analysis (ESCI 502), and Environmental Sciences and Management Project (ESCI 596). These courses are taken by NRES undergraduate majors and graduate students, as well as by students from many of the departments within the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences. The successful candidate will share teaching responsibilities for these courses with tenure-track and part-time lecturers within the department. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Ph.D. degree in natural resources social science or closely related fields by the starting date is required. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: MECHANICAL ENGINEERING / ENGINEERING DESIGN - The Mechanical Engineering Department within the College of Engineering at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, invites applications for a Full-Time Lecturer of Mechanical Design. Primary duties will be teaching introductory and advanced courses in Mechanical Design, which include Solid Modeling, Design Thinking, Design for Strength and Stiffness, Design of Mechanical Systems, and the Capstone Senior Design Project. A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (BSME) or closely related field is required and advanced degrees and industrial experience are preferred. Located on the central coast of California, the Cal Poly Mechanical Engineering program is nationally recognized for its focus on undergraduate and Masters level education through a laboratory-intensive, hands-on curriculum. The department is a dedicated community of faculty, staff, and students who strive to design innovative solutions to complex societal problems through creativity and engineering expertise. The department has 1200 BSME undergraduates and 50 MSME students. The undergraduate program includes five concentrations: Energy Resources, HVAC&R, Manufacturing, Mechatronics and a General Concentration which culminates with a full year industry-sponsored senior project experience. The position comes with excellent health and retirement benefits. Salary is commensurate with professional experience and qualifications. The starting date is September 10, 2020. 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 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Kinesiology and Public Health Department in the College of Science and Mathematics at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking to hire one of more full-time lecturers for academic year 2020-2021 beginning September 10, 2020 (with possible extension to a second academic year 2021-22). Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Primary duties and responsibilities are to teach undergraduate classes in Sports, Media and Popular Culture; Sport and Gender; Motor Development, and supervise internships. 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 Doctorate in Sport and Exercise Psychology, Kinesiology, or closely related field is required. Doctoral candidates with all but dissertation completed (ABD) can be considered. Must have ability to teach the following undergraduate courses: Sports, Media and Popular Culture; Sport and Gender, Motor Development; Exercise Science and Health Promotion Fieldwork; and supervise undergraduate research. Must also have the ability to teach in two or more of the following areas: Adapted Physical Activity; Applied Sport Psychology; Healthy Living; Introduction to Kinesiology; Introduction to Perspectives in Physical Activity; Introductory Principles of Exercise Science and Sport; Managing Exercise, Health and Sport Programs; Media and Technology in Health Promotion; Motor Learning and Control; and physical activity classes (KINE 100-176). Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: POLITICAL SCIENCE - The Political Science Department in the College of Liberal Arts at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking one or more full-time lecturer position(s) to begin September 10, 2020. The appointment is for one year with the possibility of an extension to a second year. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Duties and responsibilities include teaching in our undergraduate program (specialization open to any one or a combination of the following: American Government, Pre-Law, Global Politics). The teaching load is 3-4 four-unit courses per quarter, with 45 units total across the academic year. MA in Political Science and demonstrated evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching at the university level required; ABD or PhD preferred. At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we strongly value diversity and inclusion. 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 MA in Political Science and demonstrated evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching at the university level required; ABD or PhD preferred. 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: POLITICAL SCIENCE - The Department of Political Science in the College of Liberal Arts at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo, California, invites applications for a one-year, visiting professor position for our Masters of Public Policy Program (MPP) who will serve as Interim MPP Director and teach some of our core courses in the program. The teaching assignment is 45 units across the academic year, with 8 units (2 courses) per quarter and 4 units (1 course) of assigned time for serving as MPP Director. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in graduate student advising, experience in graduate level teaching, and experience with program administration. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Political Science, Public Policy, or a closely related field from an accredited institution or international equivalent is required. The position is "open rank." Rank and salary are commensurate with 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 An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Political Science, Public Policy, or a closely related field from an accredited institution or international equivalent is required. The position is "open rank." 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Agriculture Education and Communication Department, within the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, invites applications for a tenure-track, academic year position. The position consists primarily of teaching a variety of courses in agricultural communication with assigned time for scholarly activity. Faculty duties include: develop and teach courses in communication, such as, digital media (audio, photography, and video), social media creation, management, and metrics (apps and web) and experiential communication; advise undergraduate students; provide practical experience and individualized student learning opportunities, undergraduate and graduate research projects and student internships; participate in scholarly activities as part of professional development; and service activities including participation on department, college, and university committees and in instructionally-related activities. Duties may also include teaching graduate level courses. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong interests in undergraduate and graduate teaching are required. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Position starts January 2021. 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 Terminal degree in Agricultural Communications, Communication, Journalism or closely-related discipline with professional experience in digital/convergent media, print, or broadcast; and demonstrated ability and experience in effectively communicating information to a wide variety of audiences. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Description: The Animal Science Department within the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at Cal Poly State University is seeking a full-time, 9-month lecturer for the 2020-21 year beginning September 10, 2020. The position involves teaching undergraduate courses, assisting in the supervision of the Cal Poly Equine Center, and serving as advisor to competitive equestrian teams. Teaching assignments may include such courses as equine science, equine management, equine behavior modification, training of young horses, equine enterprise classes and various courses within the equine minor. The position will also be expected to establish and maintain linkages with the equine industry, and assist with coordination of enterprise classes and equestrian team events. In addition, candidates should be able to provide practical experience and individualized student-learning opportunities such as experiential classes, supervision of undergraduate and graduate research projects and student internships. Duties may also include, but are not limited to, supervision of undergraduate senior projects, graduate student research, student advising, and teaching graduate level courses and/or in a Master of Professional Studies or certificate program. Service activities will include participation on department, college, and university committees and instructionally related activities. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong interests in undergraduate and graduate teaching are required. Particular attention will be afforded to candidates who have productive records of teaching and scholarly activity that would strengthen current department initiatives. 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. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
Description: 496979 - Clinical Lab Scientist II-PerDiem Student Affairs - Campus Health & Wellbeing $19.92 - $84.86 an hour Anticipated Hiring Range: $38.12 - $42.35 an hour Open Until Closed. If you wish to apply, copy and paste into your browser: https://jobs.calpoly.edu/en-us/job/496979/clinical-lab-scientist-iiperdiem Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
Oct 01, 2020
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 Experience Industry Management Department. This position has an anticipated start date of January 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, and alumni and industry engagement. The Department Head leads a talented team of 7 tenure-track faculty members, 4-6 part-time lecturers and 1 staff member who engage with approximately 440 undergraduate students. This position will provide leadership for the Experience Industry Management 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 the department Development of external funds and advancement Management of budget, facilities, and departmental resources Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts The successful candidate will also teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the program. The successful candidate will be expected to 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) in addition 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 instructional 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