Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications (Department hiring range $67,000 - $80,000 annually)
Appointment Type: At Will
Time Base: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; occasional early morning, evening and weekend hours
Job Summary: California State University, Fullerton is a comprehensive, regional university in the heart of Orange County and serves a diverse student population of more than 38,000 students, including international students representing 81 nations. Our goal is to recruit and retain a highly-qualified and diverse faculty and staff to better reflect our diverse student body and to enrich the educational experience for all students. California State University, Fullerton is searching for a Title IX Investigator with a positive attitude, an active, energetic mind, and a leadership style that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
The Division of Student Affairs is seeking an experienced professional to join our team and advance our ongoing commitment to foster and maintain a campus environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. We are searching for driven, proactive, impartial individuals who are experienced in investigative strategies. The Title IX Investigator will assist California State University, Fullerton in achieving its goal of providing an open, diverse, and inclusive learning environment by conducting prompt, thorough, and objective investigations.
Under the direction of the Title IX Coordinator, the Title IX Investigator is responsible for conducting prompt, thorough and impartial investigations of complaints alleging discrimination based on gender or sex. Investigates student, employee and third party cases of, sexual misconduct, sexual harassment, dating and domestic violence, and stalking. Develops a comprehensive investigation plan for each investigation. Makes recommendations on policy violations and prepares detailed, written reports. Assists the Title IX Coordinator with the development and implementation of training programs for faculty, staff, and students on Title IX and other related topics. Collaborates with multiple university divisions and units. Promotes prevention, education, and awareness about Title IX to the university's students and employees. In addition, performs other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: Bachelors degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a relevant discipline. A minimum of two years of demonstrated experience in conducting investigations alleging discrimination based on gender or sex, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual misconduct or equivalent experience in conducting investigations alleging protected class discrimination, harassment, and retaliation, or in conducting law enforcement investigations. Experience and training regarding conducting sensitive and confidential investigations alleging discrimination based on sex. Knowledge of and ability to interpret federal and state laws regarding Title IX or discrimination based on protected statuses. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to both be impartial and project impartiality and establish rapport with a diverse range of community members. Demonstrated ability to exercise superior judgment with the ability to manage highly sensitive and confidential communications. Demonstrated commitment to serving a diverse population with cultural competence and sensitivity, as well as work with a wide range of constituencies (staff, students, faculty, administrators, third parties, etc.) with diplomacy and tact. Strong organization and analytical skills. Demonstrated ability to prepare complex reports. Ability to handle a significant caseload and manage multiple deadlines. Ability to build relationships and establish collaborative partnerships across the university.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the university. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current university employees who apply for the position.
Special Working Conditions: Occasional early morning, evening and weekend hours.
The position will remain open until filled, but only applications received by January 18, 2018, can be assured full consideration.
California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
Employee/applicant who submits an application for a position may be required to successfully complete job related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.
Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment.
Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration.
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.
California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e. H1-B Visas).
California State University, Fullerton is a comprehensive, regional university serving a diverse student population of over 40,000, including international students representing 78 nations. Located on a 241-acre campus in Orange County, it is a technologically robust and culturally vibrant area. Many of our employees enjoy the close proximity to the beaches and mountains for surfing, hiking and mountain biking. The University offers 55 undergraduate and 56 graduate degree programs, including a doctorate in education and a doctorate in nursing practice, in a rich diverse environment. Diverse Issues in Higher Education (August 2016) ranks the campus as 6th in the nation in terms of baccalaureate degrees awarded to minority students, and Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education (August 2016) ranks CSU Fullerton number one in California and fourth in the nation among top colleges and universities awarding degrees to Hispanics. The University is proud to be designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution.
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and appr...oximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.