Cal Poly Report — Nov. 1, 2017


Entrepreneurship Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility Set for Nov. 8

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) will host a panel of entrepreneurs at the Corporate Social Responsibility forum on Wednesday, Nov. 8, in the Performing Arts Center. The theme of the forum is the value of corporate social responsibility and how practicing it helps others and increases a company’s success and brand. The forum, which is free and open to the public, will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. The panel discussion will focus on how considering the economic, social and environmental impacts for all stakeholders contributes to sustainable development. During the P.E.N. (Pitches, Exhibits, Networking) portion of the evening from 5 to 6 p.m., the finalists of the eighth annual Elevator Pitch Competition will have 90 seconds to present their pitches in front of the panel for a chance to win $1,000. Learn more here.

Cal Poly to Host Girl Scouts in Cybersecurity and Internet Safety Course with the California Cyber Training Complex

About 75 members of the Girl Scouts of California’s Central Coast (GSCCC) are expected to participate in a cybersecurity program offered by the California Cyber Training Complex (CCTC) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4. The program, titled “Being Secure in a Cyber World,” will be held at various locations on the Cal Poly campus. It will provide the girls with hands-on education on internet safety and inform them about protecting their identities online. Participants will earn a patch upon completion. Girls will learn about the “cyber age” as it relates to smartphones, computers and the web, including internet safety and protecting private information. The event will introduce girls to cybersecurity careers and the skills they will need to navigate an increasingly tech-driven world. Learn more here.

Palm Trees to be Added to Campus at Annual Arbor Day Planting Nov. 7

File photo of the 2016 annual Arbor Day planting on campus.The annual Arbor Day tree planting celebration will be held at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 7, outside the Dexter Building (No. 34). This year the campus will be adding to its palm tree collection with the planting of several trees in a patio area outside the building. The tree planting celebration brings recognition to the importance of the university's “living laboratory” of trees. Every year, a new tree is planted in order to exemplify the campuses’ dedication to sustainability and the environment (the 2016 planting is pictured at left). Recognized as a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, Cal Poly is home to more than 500 distinct species of trees. The university received this honor by maintaining a tree advisory committee, a tree-care plan, annual expenditures for the tree program, Arbor Day observance and student learning projects. Cal Poly's largest collection of palm trees is located at The Leaning Pine Arboretum.

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Student Success

Architecture Students to Exhibit Furniture Designs in Annual Show Nov. 3-4

One of the winners from the 2016 Vellum show.Cal Poly is co-hosting the 14th annual Vellum Furniture Design Exhibition, a juried competition of hundreds of original furniture designs, in downtown San Luis Obispo on Nov. 3-4. Vellum Design Build, a San Luis Obispo design-and-build firm, and the College of Architecture and Environmental Design team up to sponsor the annual competition that asks students to conceive and construct projects that range from tables and chairs to light fixtures, toys and other furniture design solutions. There are about 165 entries in this year’s exhibition, which will be held in the former Davidson’s Furniture store at 669 Higuera St. Designs must be original and fabricated by each student or team of students. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3. The show is also open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4. All events are free and open to the public. Go here for more details.


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Three Professors Named to CIE Faculty Fellows Program

CIE Faculty Fellows, pictured from left to right, are Phil Barlow, Ahmed Deif and Stern NeillThe Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) has named three professors to its Faculty Fellows program: construction management Professor Phil Barlow, industrial technology and packaging Professor Ahmed Deif, and marketing Professor Stern Neill (pictured from left to right). They join the multidisciplinary cohort in preparing students to become emerging entrepreneurial leaders. The CIE Faculty Fellows raise awareness of CIE programs and provide guidance to students and faculty with an interest in innovation and entrepreneurship. Deif’s project drives innovation in the rapidly evolving and increasingly entrepreneurial value chain space and opens up opportunities for the formation of startups. Barlow will focus on fostering cross-disciplinary collaboration to spur innovations that impact the built environment. Neill will focus on curricular and co-curricular innovation to bring customer discovery and creation skills to Cal Poly startups, which will enhance their chances for survival and success. The 2017-18 class of CIE Faculty Fellows joins fellows David Askay, communication studies; Graham Doig, aerospace engineering; Enrica Costello, art and design; Bob Crockett, biomedical engineering; Dale Dolan, electrical engineering; Lorraine Donegan, graphic communication; Charmaine Farber, graphic communication; Mary Glick, journalism; Brian Granger, physics; David Janzen, computer science; Lynn Metcalf, marketing; Clare Olsen, architecture; Christiane Schroeter, agribusiness; Lynne Slivovsky, computer engineering; Taryn Stanko, management and human resources; and Umut Toker, architecture.

Faculty and Staff Mixer to be Held at Myron’s on Nov. 2

Myron’s, Cal Poly’s bistro-style restaurant, will offer a special tasting during a faculty and staff mixer from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2. The tasting includes fish and chips with tartar sauce and lemon wedges, Caesar salad, a cheese plate and mini cheesecake bites. The cost, which includes two glasses of beer or wine, is $6 per guest. Myron’s is located upstairs in the Dining Complex (No. 19) across from the Recreation Center. For additional information, visit

Skillsoft Trust Building Course Offered for Free to EmployeesSkillsoft trust building course is available to employees.

Employees are invited to take the Skillsoft course “Trust Building through Effective Communication.” Communication is most effective when you build and maintain the trust of the people you communicate with. In this course, participants will explore how a clear intention is the basis of effective communication, and how understanding an audience ensures that the message gets delivered. They'll also learn how body language, vocal tone, and managing emotions can influence communications and build trust with an audience.

Accessible Document Design Workshops to be Offered Weekly

Accessible document design workshop is being offered to Cal Poly employees.Cal Poly is committed to creating a culture of access for an inclusive learning environment. This means ensuring that all campus electronic and information technology resources, including course materials, are fully accessible to students with disabilities. The Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology is dedicated to helping faculty create accessible course materials. Join the CTLT for one of its Accessible Document Design Workshops to create an accessible Word document with hands-on guidance. Workshops are offered weekly through Dec. 1 in Kennedy Library (No. 35), Room 209. Bring your own laptop for this 90-minute workshop. The facilitator, Instructional Designer/Accessibility Specialist Pam Dougherty, can be reached at View the workshop dates and register at

Join Cal Poly Volleyball for Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night on Nov. 10

Cal Poly VolleyballAs a sign of appreciation for everything faculty and staff members do for the university, Cal Poly Athletics is pleased to offer four free general admission tickets to the Cal Poly Volleyball match on Friday, Nov. 10, as part of Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night. The nationally ranked team will take on UC Davis at 7 p.m. in Mott Athletics Center. All faculty and staff can claim their four free tickets to the match by showing their Cal Poly ID at the Cal Poly Ticket Office or at the Mott Athletics Center box office on the night of the match. For more information or to purchase tickets to other volleyball matches, visit

Drop-In Training Sessions to be Held on Curriculum Management System

Are you a faculty member new to the online Curriculum Management system used for submitting 2019-21 catalog proposals, or would you like a refresher? Drop-in/open lab traning sessions will be held on the following dates (no RSVP required):
— 2:10 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, in Kennedy Library (No. 35), Room 111B
— 11:10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Nov. 15, in Kennedy Library (No. 35), Room 217D
— 11:10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Nov. 21, in Kennedy Library (No. 35), Room 217D
Schedule a one-on-one or group training session by sending an email to

Holiday Photo Sessions Available to Faculty and Staff Brock Center is offering holiday photos for Cal Poly faculty and staff.

The Brock Center for Agricultural Communication is offering family and holiday photo sessions to Cal Poly staff and faculty from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10. The cost is $50 for a 30-minute session on campus. The package includes 10 high-quality digital images. Multiple areas throughout campus and numerous props will be available. To make an appointment, call the Brock Center at ext. 6-6138 or email

Members Needed for Committee to Review Research Involving Human Subjects

Due to the number and variety of research projects involving human subjects at Cal Poly, the Institutional Review Board (IRB) is seeking new members. Consistent with federal regulations and the Cal Poly Policy on the Use of Human Subjects in Research, the membership of the committee includes representatives of various races, cultural backgrounds and genders from a range of campus departments involved in human subjects research. The IRB will consider any interested staff or faculty member, but currently has identified a need for candidates who represent social science and business. Also, effective Oct. 18, the IRB will be using an online system, IRBManager, to receive and review all documentation related to human subjects research. Information and instructions on how to use the system are in the section on "The Review Process" in the Procedures and Guidelines for Human Subjects Research. If you are interested in membership or need assistance with the online system, contact Debbie Hart at or at ext. 6-1508.

CalPERS Workshops Coming to Cal Poly on Nov. 7

CalPERSCalifornia Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) retirement workshops are coming to Cal Poly on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Come and learn more about your retirement benefits, how to plan and prepare, and about the retirement process. A "Continuing Member" workshop will be held from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by a "Planning Your Retirement" workshop from 1 to 3 p.m., both in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (No. 7), Room 2. To determine which class better suits your needs, view the classes section of the CalPERS website. To register, go to the "My CalPERS Log In" at and follow these instructions: “How to Enroll in a Class through MyCalPERS”. Don’t have a MyCalPERS account? Follow these simple instructions. Attendance is subject to supervisory approval and based on departmental operational needs. Anyone with questions should contact Human Resources at ext. 6-5436 or

'Grants 2.0' Workshop to be Held Nov. 16

Are you interested in obtaining funding for research, but aren’t quite sure how to get started? Have you submitted a proposal and had it rejected? If so, plan to attend the Grants 2.0 Workshop, presented by the Office of Research and Economic Development, in collaboration with colleagues from Hanover Research, from 8:10 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, in the Performing Arts Center Pavilion. Topics will include an overview of Cal Poly’s grant administration, types of funders and funding, RFP analysis, concept development, building relationships with program officers, proposal writing, and detailed tips on developing the “DNA” of a proposal. To reserve a spot or for more information, contact Allie Walter at or ext. 6-5153. Additional information on the workshop can be found on the Research and Economic Development website. Learn more here about Hanover Research.

International Education Week to be Held Nov. 13-16

International WeekNumerous events will be held from Nov. 13-16 for International Education Week, an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. Campus Dining will have international-themed meals all week to help celebrate. Unless noted, events are open to all. The events include:
Monday Nov. 13
— Semester at Sea: Learn about faculty opportunities from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Science Building (No. 52), Room E46. A campus advisors information session will be held in the same location from 3 to 4 p.m.
A panel in collaboration with the Cross Cultural Centers on exploring the complexities of identity will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the University Union, Room 207.
Tuesday Nov. 14
— International coffee and tea time, a chance to interact with international students, will be held from 11 a.m. to noon in the Multicultural Center, Room 217B in the University Union. Event will also include a guest speaker from Career Services.
Wednesday Nov. 15
— A keynote presentation, “Global Gypsy: Romani Music and Human Rights” by Dr. Carol Silverman will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Spanos Theatre.
Thursday Nov. 16
— A Faculty International Opportunities Resource Fair will include information on Faculty Fulbright awards, overseas teaching opportunities and internationally related grants. The event will be held on a drop-in basis from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the Science Building (No. 52), Room E28.
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Campus Announcements

Learn by Doing Conference to be Held Nov. 3

 Cal Poly's Learn by Doing Conference.The second More than a Motto: Cal Poly’s Learn by Doing Conference will take place Friday, Nov. 3, in accordance with Homecoming weekend. The free conference is a special opportunity for faculty, staff, students, alumni and parents to join together to honor Cal Poly's unique institutional identity. It will feature posters and presentations on active learning, undergraduate and graduate student research, and students' interactions in the field. It will start with a poster session in Kennedy Library from 8 to 9 a.m., including coffee and pastries; continue with oral presentations throughout the morning; two award-winning keynote panel presentations from 12:10 to 1:30 p.m.; include field-based demonstrations in the afternoon; and end with a Homecoming Happy Hour at Mustang Station from 4 to 5 p.m. in partnership with Alumni Relations. For the full conference schedule with descriptions, visit the conference website or register directly for individual sessions by clicking here.

PAC-A-Lunch Free Concert Set for Nov. 6

SLO SymphonyWhat are your lunch plans at noon Monday, Nov. 6? Join us for our PAC-A-Lunch Concert Series! Bring your lunch and enjoy a free concert in the beautiful Performing Arts Center lobby. The November concert will feature Dr. Craig Russell and a string quartet from the San Luis Obispo Symphony. Featuring highlights from the upcoming season, the program includes Bernstein’s "West Side Story" and the Beatles "Blackbird." Cure your Monday blues with this lovely concert and meet the artists behind the music. Tell your Cal Poly colleagues, bring a friend, and get in tune with your lunch hour. The event is sponsored by PAC Outreach Services.

Need legal advice? How about free legal advice? ASI has contracted with San Luis Obispo attorney Jeff Radding for the past 32 years to provide free legal advice to the campus community. This service is available to currently enrolled students, faculty and staff. Radding provides a free, 15-minute consultation by scheduled appointment. No matter what the issue, advice and guidance are available. Legal consultation can provide the foundation to take the most effective steps necessary for any situation. Fall quarter appointments are now available from noon to 2 p.m. on the following Fridays: Nov. 3, Nov. 17 and Dec. 1. To schedule an appointment, call the ASI Business Office at ext. 6-1281. Consultations are held in the ASI Business Office conference room, located on the second floor of the UU in Room 212.

Cal Poly Foundation Board and Annual Meeting to be Held Nov. 4

The Cal Poly Foundation board of directors will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in the Keck Lab in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (No. 7). The meeting is open to the public. For more information or to obtain a copy of the agenda, call the Cal Poly Foundation office at ext. 6-7147.

Research Compliance Information Available for Faculty, Staff and Students

In response to federal requirements, the university has established policies and procedures for protecting people and animals involved in research projects, for addressing instances of scientific fraud, and for regulating the export of materials and information that are considered relevant to national security. All faculty, staff and students should be aware of these policies and follow designated procedures when conducting research. Information on all policies governing research at Cal Poly can be found on the Grants Development website.

Kennedy Library Renovation Town Halls to be Held Nov. 1 and 2

Kennedy LibraryFaculty, staff and students are invited to participate in the planning phase of the Kennedy Library renovation project. The meetings will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in the Kennedy Library (No. 35), on the third floor, and 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (No. 7), in the Keck Lab. Brightspot strategy, an experience design consultancy firm, will lead town hall meetings to understand how the Cal Poly community uses the library today and how it can better meet the campus needs of tomorrow. Food from Woodstock’s Pizza will be provided. No RSVP is required. For regular updates on the library’s renovation, visit

Campus Health and Wellbeing to Host Health Fee Adjustment Forums

Campus Health and Wellbeing invites the campus community to participate in a discussion about the proposed student health fee adjustment. The forums are open to the entire campus community. Students will have the opportunity to submit their comments and share their opinions. The open forums will be held as follows:
6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in Fisher Science Hall (No. 33), Room 286
— 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Nov. 9, in UU 220.
Learn more about health and wellness services at

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Submission Guidelines for Cal Poly Report

Cal Poly Report (CPR) is Cal Poly's official employee newsletter, designed to communicate information about officially sanctioned university news or events to faculty, staff and administrators. Submissions may run a maximum of three times and should be limited to 150 words. To help ensure CPR continues to contain only relevant and approved information, submissions are required to come from or be approved by the employee designated to approve submissions in the respective colleges, units and work areas. A list of designated approvers is available on the Cal Poly Report index website. Entries submitted by those other than the designated approver must be accompanied by an approval form signed by the unit's approver. The approval form is available online in fillable pdf format or a downloadable Microsoft Word format. CPR is published weekly during the school year, except during academic breaks, and monthly in the summer. The deadline for each issue is 12:30 p.m. the Friday prior to publication.


CLA Speaks Series Continues with Philospher William Seeley on Nov. 2

The College of Liberal Arts will host a talk with William P. Seeley from 11:10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Baker Center (No. 180), Room 102, as a part of the CLA Speaks series. Seeley teaches philosophy at the University of New Hampshire and humanities at Bates College. Seeley's work examines the concrete visual patterns that enable us to recognize and store complex narrative and cultural content. He earned a doctorate in philosophy from CUNY – The Graduate Center and a Master of Fine Arts degree in sculpture from Columbia University. His research lies at the intersection of the philosophy of art, cognitive science and embodied cognition. He currently holds an NEH Digital Humanities Startup Grant to develop and conduct research in scientific workflows, image analysis and visual stylometry in the digital analysis of art. His welded steel constructions have been exhibited in New York City and at a number of college and university galleries, including a solo show of outdoor works at Ezra Stiles College at Yale University. For more information, contact Eleanor Helms at ext. 6-7295 or

CLA honored alumnus and entrepreneur Chris Trapani to speak on Nov. 3

Chris TrapaniThis year’s College of Liberal Arts’ honored alumnus, Chris Trapani, will speak about entrepreneurship in the liberal arts at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Erhart Agriculture Building (No. 10), Room 227. Trapani graduated with a political science degree from Cal Poly in 1990. He is the founder and president of Silicon Valley’s Sereno Group Real Estate. In his talk, Trapani will discuss the impact of Patagonia founder Yvon Chuinard’s book, “Let My People Go Surfing,” which inspired him to implement a similar strategy, “1% For Good,” at Sereno Group Real Estate. He will also discuss starting a new idea or company. For more information, email or call ext. 6-6246.

Visiting Scholar to Speak on Iran's Economy on Nov. 3

University of Illinois economics Professor Hadi Esfahan will give a presentation on his research at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Business Building (No. 3), Room 206. Esfahn's presentation, "Rash Credit Injection, Hasty Job Creation, and Firm Bifurcation in Iran’s Manufacturing, 2003-2013," will explore how the pillars of Iran's economy have evolved. Esfahan serves as the director of the Global Studies Program and the Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Illinois. He is the editor-in-chief of the Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. He is the founder and board member of the International Iranian Economic Association and is a board member of the Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran and Turkey. The lecture is part of the Orfalea College of Business Seminar Series hosted by the Economics Area. For more information and a schedule of speakers, visit

Theatre and Dance Department to Present ‘4000 Miles’ Nov. 2-4, 9-11

Theatre and Dance to open its season with '4000 Miles'The Theatre and Dance Department will open its season with Amy Herzog’s "4000 Miles" at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 2-4 and 9-11, in Spanos Theatre. “4000 Miles” was a 2013 Pulitzer Prize finalist and the winner of the 2012 Obie Award for Best New Play. Herzog also won the 2012 New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award. This honest and warmhearted play is a rich study in two characters. While biking across America, 21-year-old Leo spends a month with his feisty 91-year-old grandmother, Vera, in New York City. Together, the pair navigates a maze of heartbreak, humor and healing. Tickets are available through the Performing Arts Ticket Office. For more information, contact the Theatre and Dance Department at ext. 6-1465 or

Logging Team to Host Annual Collegiate Competition on Campus Nov. 4

Cal Poly logging team.The logging team, an intercollegiate team of male and female students involved in traditional forestry field skills, is hosting the annual collegiate logging competition at Cal Poly from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4. Teams from colleges throughout California and Arizona will compete at the all-day Cal Conclave, including Humboldt State University, UC Berkeley and Northern Arizona University. Events include tree climbing, power saw (chainsaw), single and double buck with cross cut saws, obstacle pole, choker setting, and more. Come out and support Cal Poly competitors, who will be wearing grey "Cal Poly Logging” shirts. The Cal Conclave will be held at the Logging Unit off Stenner Creek Road.

Arab Music Ensemble to Feature Iranian Music with Guest Artists Nov. 4

Arab Music EnsembleThe Arab Music Ensemble and special guest artists will perform a diverse program of Arab and Iranian music and dance at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in the Performing Arts Center. Half of this special program will be dedicated to the presentation of vocal and instrumental music as well as dance stemming from the art and folk traditions of historical and contemporary Iran. An ensemble of critically acclaimed guest artists from the Bay Area will perform Iranian music and dance, including Neema Hekmat as director and on santur (hammered zither), Nasser Sabouri on vocals, Azadeh Nemat-Gorgani on piano, Nariman Assadi on tombak (goblet drum) and daff (frame drum), and Hannah Romanowsky as choreographer and dancing. The other half of the program will feature the Arab Music Ensemble presenting works by some of the most celebrated composers, performers and poets of the Eastern Mediterranean. The evening will conclude with a collaboration of the instrumentalists, singers and dancers from both ensembles performing a selection from the shared traditions of Arab and Iranian music. Tickets for the concert are sold at the Cal Poly Ticket Office, ext. 6-4849. For more information, visit the Music Department calendar website or call ext. 6-2406.

Cal Poly Bands Begin Season of ‘Earth and Sky’ at Bandfest Concert Nov. 12

BandfestNearly 300 students will perform at the annual Bandfest at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, in the Performing Arts Center. The Wind Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will present bold and powerful works for the modern symphonic band, including a celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s centenary. The afternoon will also include the Mustang Marching Band performing high-energy selections from this year’s athletic band catalogue. The Wind Orchestra begins the concert with performances of Bernstein’s Overture to “Candide” and David Maslanka’s “Give Us This Day.” The Wind Ensemble will continue with performances of Percy Grainger’s “Lincolnshire Posy,” Roger Cichy’s “Bugs” and Bernstein’s “Profanation” from his Symphony No. 1. The Mustang Band will conclude the concert with arrangements the group is performing at this fall’s football games in Spanos Stadium. Along with traditional favorites, the band will perform music from “Les Miserables” and hip-hop artist Macklemore. The band will be introduced by Mike Moreno, the “voice” for Cal Poly football. The bands are directed by Interim Director of Bands Christopher J. Woodruff. Tickets for the concert are sold at the Cal Poly Ticket Office, ext. 6-4849. For more information, visit the Music Department calendar website or call ext. 6-2406.

Event Calendar

To find out what’s going on at Cal Poly, visit the Events Calendar. The site includes community events that are open to the public and Campus Life events open to students, faculty and staff. The calendar also includes events at the Performing Arts Center. A link from the calendar allows staff, faculty and students to check facility availability before requesting and reserving on-campus locations for activities and events. For more information about publishing an event on the calendar, contact, or visit the university scheduling page.

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Upcoming Events @ Home

Thursday, Nov. 2
Men’s Basketball vs. Cal State East Bay (exhibition), Mott Athletics Center, 7 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 3
Women’s Volleyball vs. UC Santa Barbara, Mott Athletics Center, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 4
Swimming and Diving vs. Pepperdine (women only), Anderson Aquatic Center, 11 a.m.
Football vs. Portland State (Homecoming), Spanos Stadium, 6:05 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 10
Women’s Volleyball vs. UC Davis, Mott Athletics Center, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 11
Women’s Volleyball vs. UC Irvine, Mott Athletics Center, 2 p.m.
Football vs. Sacramento State, Spanos Stadium, 6:05 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 15
Men’s Basketball vs. Holy Names, Mott Athletics Center, 7 p.m.

Thursday, November 16
Women’s Basketball vs. Grand Canyon, Mott Athletics Center, 11 a.m.

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Job Vacancies

Employment Opportunities

The complete listing of staff and management vacancies is posted on the Cal Poly Jobs website. To apply, go online and complete the application form. For assistance, call Human Resources at ext. 6-2236.

#104649 — Dean’s Office Coordinator (Administrative Support Coordinator I), College of Engineering. $2,846-$4,711 per month. Open until filled. Review begins Nov. 11.

#104669 — Zero Waste Program Coordinator (Administrative Analyst/Specialist — Exempt II), Facility Services. $4,693-$7,769 per month. Open until filled. 

#104655 — On-Call Parking Officer (Parking Officer I), Administration and Finance — University Police Department. Temporary, on-call. One year, with possible extension. $14.36-$23.76 per hour. Open until filled.

#104670 — Clinical Practice Coordinator (Administrative Support Coordinator II), College of Science and Mathematics — School of Education. $3,115-$5,161 per month. Open until filled. Review begins Nov. 11.

#104646 — Lead Budget Analyst (Administrator I), Administration and Finance — Budget and Finance. Salary commensurate with experience. Anticipated hiring range: $4,500-$6,600 per month. Open until filled.

Faculty Employment Opportunities

Candidates are asked to visit the Cal Poly Jobs website to complete an application for any of the positions shown below. The complete listing of faculty position openings is posted on the website. For assistance, call Academic Personnel at ext. 6-2844.

#104639 — Tenure-Track Position — BioResource and Agricultural Engineering, College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences. Open until filled.

#104640 — Tenure-Track Position — BioResource and Agricultural Engineering, College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences. Open until filled.

#104614 — Counselor (full-time temporary) — Counseling Services. Open until filled.

Academic Management Employment Opportunities

Candidates are asked to visit the online employment web site at to view detailed information about the following vacancy and to complete the management application to apply for the position shown below. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please submit all requested application materials as attachments to your online application. For assistance, call Academic Personnel at ext. 6-6574.

#104620 — Associate Vice Provost for Academic Programs (Administrator III — internal recruitment open to full-time Cal Poly employees with tenured full professor rank and status in an academic department), Academic Programs and Planning. Open until filled. Review begins Nov. 6.

Corporation Employment Opportunities

Cal Poly Corporation is a separate entity operating in concert with the university to provide a diverse range of services and resources to students, faculty and staff. To view job postings or apply, visit the Corporation website. For assistance, contact Human Resources at ext. 6-1121.

Sensory Ecology Postdoctoral Fellow, Biological Sciences, $44,907-$67,371 per year.

ASI Employment Opportunities

Candidates are asked to visit the ASI website to complete an ASI application and apply for open positions. For more information, visit the ASI Business Office in UU 212 or call ext. 6-5800.

There are no listings at this time.

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