California State University: Tenure-Track in Organizational Behavior


California State University, Fullerton, seeks tenure-track faculty for Fall 2014 in Organizational Behavior with emphasis in either Leadership or Human Resource Management. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate/graduate classes in OB, Leadership, or HR; scholarly and creative activities which result in publication of highquality refereed journal articles; departmental and University service, and student advisement.


  • Candidates must have completed by August 10, 2014 all requirements for a doctorate degree (Ph.D.) with specialty in OB, Leadership, or HR from an accredited institution.
  • Ability to work effectively with a wide and culturally diverse range of students and faculty is required.
  • Evidence/potential for publications in high quality journals is expected.
  • Experience as an effective teacher is highly preferred.
  • Teaching and research interest/experience in a secondary area such as cross-cultural management, organizational development, teams, industrial relations, collective bargaining, or personnel selection is desirable.
  • Business experience is desirable.

Rank & Salary

Appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level; rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers excellent, comprehensive benefits including health/vision/dental plans, spousal, domestic partner and/or dependent fee-waiver, and access to campus child-care, a new affordable housing program, a defined- benefit retirement through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to

Job Control Number: 23603G-14-014

Appointment Date: August 2014

Application Procedure

Applications including 1) a curriculum vitae, 2) copies of transcripts, 3) teaching evaluations (including student comments), 4) sample publication(s), and 5) three letters of recommendation with signature (electronic or manual) should be sent electronically to:

Search Committee for Organization Behavior Position
C/O Cynthia Soriano at
Department of Management
Mihaylo College of Business & Economics
P.O. Box 6848
California State University, Fullerton CA, 92831

Questions can be directed to the Management office at (657) 278-2251.

Application Deadline

We will interview at the National Academy of Management (Orlando, FL). Screening for interviews at the AOM Annual Meeting will occur for vitae received by August 1, 2013. Applications postmarked by September 15, 2013 will receive full consideration.

Applications received after September 15 will be considered only if the position remains unfilled at that point.

The University

Cal State Fullerton is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. With over 35,000 students, it is one of the larger California State Universities and Colleges. While there is considerable emphasis on undergraduate teaching, the University offers Masters’ degrees, and rewards research and publication. The modern computer system includes standard math and statistical packages, and faculty members have easy access to computer facilities. Research opportunities are enhanced by its close proximity to UCLA, USC, Claremont, Cal Tech, UC Irvine, and UC Riverside. The suburban economy offers extensive consulting opportunities, in many high technology companies, as well as major corporate headquarters in Orange and Los Angeles counties.

The College

The College of Business & Economics is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business at both the undergraduate and masters levels. There are over 150 full- time faculty members and 7,000 students, including more than 600 graduate students. Bachelors’ degrees are offered in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Entertainment & Tourism, Finance, Management (Operations, General, and Human Resources), Information Systems/Decision Sciences, Marketing, and International Business. Masters’ degrees are in Business Administration, Economics, Management Science, Accounting and Taxation. For more information about the College visit: The college is consistently included in Princeton Review’s list of the 296 best business schools.

The Department

The management department has 20 tenured and tenure-track faculty supplemented by several part-time and full-time adjunct faculty. Tenure-track faculty members publish their research in journals such as Administrative Science Quarterly, Journal of Management, Organization Science, Personnel Psychology, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management Journal, Decision Sciences, among others. The department houses three active centers of excellence – The Center for Leadership, the Entrepreneurship Center and the Family Business Center – which provide opportunities for exposure to business organizations and potential collaborations.

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.