Job Opportunities

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New Mexico State University

Senior Director of Development
Las Cruces, New Mexico

The Sr. Director of Development leads, manages, and mentors a team of development officers, coordinators, and other staff that are responsible for managing and soliciting a portfolio of major gift prospects. This senior level position will work in partnership with members of the NMSU Foundation leadership team to develop, manage, and evaluate fundraising strategies for the University Advancement development team. In addition to overseeing a team of gift officers and coordinators, this role will serve as chief development officer for a college or university unit. Current openings exist in the College of Engineering and University Initiatives.

Full opportunity descriptions and info HERE. *Posting number 39329


University of Virginia

Executive Director of Development, School of Engineering
Charlottesville, Virginia

The Executive Director of Development will play a key role as the dynamic leader of UVA Engineering’s Office of Advancement and chief development officer for the School. UVA Engineering has a 27,000-strong alumni base, representing more than 11% of UVA’s base, with capacity that has not been fully developed. A skilled advancement professional will have a unique opportunity to make an impact.

Full opportunity descriptions and info HERE.


University of Southern California

Director of Foundation Relations, Viterbi School of Engineering
Los Angeles, California

The Director of Foundation Relations is responsible for building partnerships with foundations that produce grants, research awards, and research collaborations to support a wide range of priorities.

Full opportunity descriptions and info HERE.


California State University – Dominguez Hills

Vice President, Advancement
Los Angeles, California

The Vice President is responsible for leading University-wide advancement efforts with individuals, corporations and foundations, and external relations. Reporting directly to the University President, this position serves as the institution’s chief fundraising officer and the Executive Director of the CSU Dominguez Hills Philanthropic Foundation.

Full opportunity descriptions and info HERE.