Online Degree Completion Program and Data Analytics
Full-Time Lecturer – 12 Month
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at California State University, Fullerton, invites applications for a Full-Time Lecturer position in the Dean’s Office with appointment to begin Fall 2018. CSUF values and is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, research, and/or service that they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our community.
This position will coordinate the college’s Online Degree Completion Program and lead the data analytics efforts of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Candidate will coordinate curriculum development and revision to ensure that the Online Degree Completion Program meets CSU standards for high quality online education. Responsibilities will also include the construction and maintenance of the Online Degree Completion website, videos, online information sessions, and marketing materials. This position will recruit faculty and lead faculty professional development efforts. In addition, the successful candidate will establish needs, acquire access to, and analyze student enrollment, retention, and success data for the college. This position will prepare interpretative reports and visual presentations based on findings. Will provide instruction to faculty and staff on data analytics to support student success and hold regular office hours with HSS department chairs and faculty leaders to discuss data needs and to develop department-level projects.
- Master’s degree in Sociology, Psychology or related field.
- Strong background in research methodology and statistics in an educational setting.
- Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population.
- Ability to interact effectively with a wide and culturally-diverse range of students, faculty, and staff.
- Prior higher education teaching experience.
- Ability to teach courses in research methods and data analytics.
- Experience or training in online teaching pedagogy and the development of online courses.
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 application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
Rank and Salary
This is a full-time Lecturer - 12 month position, non tenure-track. Appointment is for one year and may be renewed for additional years, based on satisfactory performance and funds availability. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Salary is subject to budgetary authorization and any California State University System faculty contract increases. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available that includes health/vision/dental plans; access to campus child-care; and a defined-benefit retirement through the state system along with optional tax sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/payroll_benefits/HealthCarePlans.php.
A complete on-line application must be submitted in order to receive consideration. To apply, please go to: https://apps.fullerton.edu/facultyrecruitment to view all job listings and select 10230BR to begin the application process and provide the following materials:
- letter of application in which you respond to the required qualifications
- curriculum vitae
- undergraduate and graduate transcripts
- teaching portfolio including a teaching statement, course syllabi, and teaching evaluation summaries
- a student success statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in teaching or working with a diverse student population (approximately one page, single-spaced)
- three letters of recommendation (see instructions below)
On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application. They will immediately receive a request via email along with information on uploading the letter. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back in to the recruitment system.
Please direct all questions about the position to: Jaime Yarnell at email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received by April 27, 2018 will be given full consideration. Position is open until filled.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
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 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 University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.