Job Opportunities

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Johns Hopkins University

Whiting School of Engineering

Senior Associate Director of Development
Baltimore, MD

Reporting to the Senior Director of Development, the Senior Associate Director of Development is an integral member of the School’s Development and Alumni Relations team in our effort to secure philanthropic support for the Whiting School to pursue its mission of education, research, and translation. Our team is dedicated to connecting the passions of our donors to the needs of the School to realize our mission.

Full opportunity and application HERE.


Senior Director of Development for Biology and Biological Engineering
Pasadena, CA

The purpose of Advancement and Alumni Relations (AAR) is to foster a thriving and engaged community of support for Caltech. By connecting the people who share and support Caltech’s mission and values, we will ensure the Institute receives the necessary resources to achieve Caltech’s aspirations and sustain its excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship in perpetuity.

Full opportunity and application HERE.

University of Alabama

College of Engineering

Director of Development
Tuscaloosa, AL

Generates charitable support for The University of Alabama in excess of $1 million annually. Identifies, cultivates, solicits, and stewards prospects believed to be capable of making major gifts. Expected to meet defined visit and solicitation goals and work closely with Deans, faculty, volunteers and other stakeholders to achieve those goals. Typically solicits significant, major-level gifts including current gifts, pledges and planned gifts. Independently prioritizes tasks set in consultation with supervisors. Mentors and trains lower-level officers. May supervise development officers.

Full opportunity and application HERE.

Penn State University

College of Engineering

Assistant/ Associate Director of Development
University Park, PA

As Penn State continues a record-setting campaign, A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence,a top frontline fundraiser is needed to engage alumni and friends as partners in supporting the College of Engineering, one of the nation’s leading educators of world-class engineers and leading producers of world-class research. The University is committed to ensuring that diversity, equity, and inclusion are central to the success of a world-class research institution. We are dedicated to fostering institutional change required to realize a more socially just University and we value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

Full opportunity and application HERE.

University of Missouri

College of Engineering

Executive Director of Advancement
Columbia, MO

This is a senior leadership advancement role for the College of Engineering and will oversee the alumni and fundraising efforts.

Full opportunity and description HERE.

University of Oklahoma

Gallogly College of Engineering

Development Director
Norman, Oklahoma

Assists in the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of a portfolio of major gift donors. Demonstrated ability to quickly build rapport with donors, solicit and steward gifts both in person and virtually, solid project management and availability for 25% travel, are essential. CFRE certification preferred. Reports to the Executive Director of Advancement, in collaboration with development leadership and the Dean for Gallogly College of Engineering.

Full opportunity and description HERE. *Job #203010