California State University, East Bay

CSUEB seeks a dynamic leader and accomplished administrator who will work with the faculty to provide an ethnically and culturally diverse student body with a comprehensive business and economics education that enables them to become thoughtful and creative members of the workforce and society.

CSUEB, one of the twenty-three California State Universities, occupies 342 acres in the Hayward hills, overlooking the San Francisco Bay. The university serves a diverse, multi-cultural population of over 13,000 students, with an international student population of over 1,000.  The university also operates a second campus in nearby Contra Costa County with over 800 fully matriculated students.

The College

The College of Business and Economics (“CBE”) houses four academic departments—Accounting and Finance; Economics; Management; and Marketing, and offers a BS in Business Administration, BA in Economics, MBA, MS in Accountancy, MS in Business Analytics, and MS in Economics. All business programs are fully accredited by AACSB and the university is fully accredited by WASC. Undergraduate CBE programs serve approximately 2,550 majors and graduate programs serve about 500 majors.

The Position

The Dean is the academic and administrative leader of CBE and reports to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. The Dean works closely with a management team comprised of an Associate Dean and the Council of CBE Chairs. The Dean also works closely with the faculty of the college and faculty governance. Primary responsibilities for the Dean include, in consultation with the faculty, building and maintaining the quality of business and economics programs, building and supporting faculty teaching and scholarship, managing AACSB accreditation, strengthening relationships with business community, and fundraising. The position description is available through:

Applications, Inquiries, and Nominations

The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue to accept applications and nominations until the position is filled. You must complete an employment application. To apply, go to and select Job ID 5175. If you are a first time user, you must register, create a user ID and password, fill in your basic information, save and click on the position you are interested in, click on the "Apply Now" link. Resumes alone will not be accepted in lieu of a completed online application. Applications must include: a letter of application clearly addressing how the applicant’s responsibilities and qualifications meet the position’s requirements, a current curriculum vitae, and contact information for five current references.

To submit nominations or inquire about the position, please contact:

Emy Peña


Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates


Telephone: 562-360-1710