Assistant Vice President, Academic Human Resources
California State University, Fullerton
February 3, 2018
Assistant Vice President, Academic Human Resources
Classification: Administrator III-Range A
Department: Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion
Sub-Division: Human Resources
Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications
Appointment Type: At Will
Time Base: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; schedule will vary based on department needs
Job Summary: California State University, Fullerton is one of the largest campuses in the California State University System and aims to be a model public comprehensive university, nationally recognized for exceptional programs that prepare its diverse student body for academic and professional success. If you are a versatile and enthusiastic individual who is seeking to further your career, this is the opportunity you have been waiting for. California State University, Fullerton is searching for an Assistant Vice President of Academic Human Resources with a positive attitude, an active, energetic mind and a leadership style that is characterized by highly ethical practices. Join our team and set the stage for a strong learning environment.
The position of Assistant Vice President for Academic Human Resources (AVP) provides vision and strategic leadership for the planning and implementation of quality, customer-focused faculty services. This critical position is responsible for planning and implementing high-quality faculty recruitment, retention and support services. Under the direction of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion (HRDI), the AVP will support the mission, values and priorities in correlation with the University's strategic plan. The AVP should have a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity and kindness. Other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: A terminal degree from an accredited college or university. Experience with retention and promotion policies, professional development, and assessment. Experience with, and knowledge of basic faculty personnel transactions (e.g., recruitments and appointments, leaves, etc.). Understands faculty policy development and shared governance. Experience with collective bargaining. Ability to analyze complex problems and devise innovative solutions, to perceive the implications and potential consequences of various situations, and to assess the potential impact of alternative courses of action. Demonstrates ability to speak and write clearly and persuasively. Demonstrates leadership and progressively responsible management skills interacting and collaborating with faculty, staff and administrators from diverse backgrounds. Organizational skills to manage a fluid workload.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Special Working Conditions: The scope of responsibilities for this position includes the making or participating in the making of decisions that may have a material financial benefit on the incumbent. Therefore, you will be required to file an initial Conflict of Interest Form 700: Statement of Economic Interests within thirty (30) days from date of hire and on an annual basis; and complete the CSU sponsored ethics on-line training within thirty (30) days of appointment, and at least once during each consecutive period of two calendar years following the appointment.
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 86 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 57 undergraduate and 52 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 2017) ranks the campus as 5th in the nation in terms of bachelors degrees awarded to underrepresented students based on data from the U.S. Department of Education. Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education (August 2017) ranks CSU Fullerton number one in California and second 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 approximately 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.