DIRECTOR, FACULTY INFORMATION SYSTEMS (503764)

  • Cal State University (CSU) LA
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 13, 2021
Full Time Administration and Management Information Technology and Communication Services

Job Description

Description:
Job ID: 503764; 08/09/2021

DIRECTOR, FACULTY INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Academic Affairs

California State University, Los Angeles, invites applications for the above Administrator II position.

The University: California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. The University is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles. We offer nationally recognized programs and our faculty have a strong commitment to scholarship, research, creative pursuits, and service.

As a federally recognized Hispanic-serving (HSI) and Asian-American, Native American, and Pacific Islander-serving institution (AANAPISI), Cal State LA recognizes the transformative power of education and embraces its duty to identify and serve the needs of all of its students. The University is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive.

The Position: Under the direct supervision of the AVP for Faculty Affairs, the Director will oversee the business operations of the Office for Faculty Affairs. The Director will supervise the work of the analyst and other staff associated with faculty affairs workflow and processing. The Director will: provide oversight, management, and direction of international faculty employment; oversee, manage, and direct staff to establish and maintain faculty workload tracking systems, track additional employment, consultant pay verification, assigned time, and sabbatical processes; direct the acquisition, creation, use and/or maintenance of faculty data systems; coordinate with contracted immigration attorneys and prospective and current faculty on H1-B VISA and PERM processing completion; and ensure ongoing professional development for self and supervised staff. The Director will liaise with relevant individuals, offices, and stakeholders at Cal State LA and system wide including: the Office for Institutional Effectiveness related to Academic Planning Data Base (APDB) and faculty data and other key systems; the College Deans' Assistants related to technical work processes associated with retention, tenure, and promotion (RTP); the Director of Budget & Planning and College Resource Managers, including providing technical training for faculty data input and management as needed; and with human resources management for information, understanding, and coordination related to additional employment, leave programs, benefits, etc. for faculty. The Director will also maintain currency by participating in meetings with the CSU Faculty Affairs Directors.

Required Qualifications and Experience: Bachelor's degree from a four-year accredited college or university and five years of experience with facilitating and tracking processes related to the hiring of faculty. The incumbent will have: experience with higher education financial processes, resource and workflow planning, and database management; demonstrated an advanced use of Excel and other technical skills; exceptional attention to detail and accuracy; strong analytical and quantitative reasoning skills and abilities; demonstrated good communication, collaborative, and interpersonal skills, with an orientation to service; strong organizational skills, management abilities, and follow-up processes; experience in supervising office staff; a proven ability to plan and complete small to large scale projects; the ability to research and apply appropriate policies and procedures to work of the office; the ability to work independently and exercise sound judgement for seeking appropriate input and approvals; and have the ability to work in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Desired Qualifications and Experience: Strong desire for ongoing professional development, experience related to facilitating U.S work authorizations, and experience working in a collective bargaining environment.

Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. A comprehensive benefits package is provided.

Appointment: The Administrator II appointment will be made under the guidelines for management and supervisory employees of the California State University. All rights and benefits associated with this appointment are governed by the Management Personnel Plan.

This position is a "designated position" in the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. The successful candidate accepting this position is required to file Conflict of Interest forms subject to the regulations of the Fair Political Practices Commission.

Closing Date: Review of applications will continue until the position is filled; however, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. A completed online Cal State University, Los Angeles employment application is required. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

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 revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, California State University, Los Angeles is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, disability, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender, or other personal characteristics or beliefs.

Candidates must demonstrate ability and/or interest in working in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. Certain positions require fingerprinting. The University actively encourages qualified minorities, women, and persons with a disability to apply. Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause an undue hardship. We are an Equal Opportunity/Title IX Employer.

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Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

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