It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University’s mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.
About the Position:
The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Programs (DIEP) supports the University’s mission of preparing our culturally diverse student body for academic and professional success. Specifically, DIEP endeavors to facilitate practice, offer programming, and influence policies across the broad spectrum of inclusivity, equity and belonging. These endeavors promote a campus community wherein students, staff and faculty are engaged in the values of inclusive excellence. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team as the Engagement and Learning Specialist (Administrative Analyst/Specialist-Non Exempt). The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude and an active, energetic mind that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness. Within DIEP and under general supervision of the Director of Engagement and Learning, the Engagement and Learning Specialist assists in coordinating the university's effort to build and maintain a campus environment that is inclusive, equitable, and diverse. This position actively engages the campus community in education, strategy development and implementation to improve and sustain engagement, inclusion, and diversity practices across the University community. Serving as both administrative and logistical specialist for DIEP’s learning and engagement efforts, the Engagement and Learning Specialist performs a vast array of specialized administrative operational functions and analytical duties. This position performs a full range of responsibilities for a vast array of administrative operational functions for multiple services related to the implementation and expansion of programs and events aimed at fostering a climate of inclusion at the University. Specifically, develops and maintains relationships with a variety of constituent groups on campus. Provides oversight for affinity and identity-based programming, including goal-setting and the creation, implementation, and management of new and existing engagement programs designed to meet organizational needs. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university and/or the equivalent training and administrative work experience involving the study, analysis, evaluation, development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices or programs. Working knowledge of the general practices, program or administrative specialty. Basic knowledge of and the ability to apply fundamental concepts. Working knowledge of budget policies and procedures. Ability to learn, interpret, and apply a wide variety of policies and procedures relating to and impacting the applicable program, organizational unit or administrative specialty. Knowledge of and the ability to apply basic methods and procedures used for research and statistical analysis. Ability to analyze data and make accurate projections using business mathematics and basic statistical techniques. Ability to make independent decisions, exercise sound judgment, handle multiple priorities, and organize and plan work assignments. Ability to compile, write, and present reports related to program or administrative specialty. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships. 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.
A graduate degree in Education, Sociology or related field. Experience operating a learning management system. Two years of experience related to employee or student engagement, inclusion and diversity including training, consultation, process improvement and practices around issues of social justice, employee or community engagement, and effective diversity skill development. Prior experience working at an institution of higher education.