Faculty and staff of the CSU

Faculty & Staff

The CSU system employs more than 53,000 faculty and staff.​


Over half of all California State University employees are faculty members.


Nearly 70 percent of CSU employees are women and minorities.​


Our Outstanding Faculty

Our outstanding faculty

​These CSU educators have achieved distinction in teaching, scholarship or service.​​

​​Meet Our Outstanding Faculty​​

​Awards of Excellence

Awards of excellence

​Every year, five outstanding CSU employees are recognized with the Wang Family Excellence Awards.

​​See the 2023 Winners​​​​​

Academic Senate

The Senate is the official voice of the faculty in matters that concern the entire CSU system.

Learn More About the Academic Senate’s Work 

Labor & Employee Relations

The CSU works to promote a positive, productive relationship between the system and its faculty and staff.

Get Updates on Bargaining Agreements and More

Student Success Through Cross-Campus Collaboration

When CSU campuses work together, costs are reduced, expertise is shared, and more students succeed.

Learn About Academic Technology Services

Fostering Faculty Professional Growth

To maintain the CSU’s high standards of instruction, faculty must continually grow in their teaching, research and service.

Learn About the Institute for Teac​hing and Learning

Systemwide Human Resources

This team works with campus administrators who oversee benefits, compensation, compliance, labor relations and professional development that make the CSU a great place to work.

Discover Systemwide HR

Equal Opportunity & Title IX Compliance

Chief among the system’s commitments is fostering
a diverse, inclusive and tolerant environment. 

See How We Create a Safe Place to Work and Study