Hawai`i Pacific University (HPU) is a private, nonprofit institution of approximately 4,600 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students from all 50 states and 65 countries. Founded in 1965, it is Hawai`i’s largest private university and a leader in innovative higher education. Focused on providing a unique perspective to the student experience, HPU is developing student-centric, market-based programming that responds to the evolving needs of students, employers, and the communities of Hawai`i and the Pacific. With an urban campus embedded in Honolulu’s business district and an aquaculture research facility located on a 56-acre site at the Makapu`u shoreline, HPU takes full advantage of its geographic opportunities. The University’s enviable position between east and west allows the school to cultivate relationships around the Pacific Rim. This international learning community provides a liberal arts foundation and has been ranked among the top ten Western, independent comprehensive universities.
HPU is currently seeking a sophisticated and experienced Development professional who will lead an innovative fundraising program and team. This individual will serve with the senior management team and will set strategic direction for the program’s long-term, sustainable growth. S/He will drive the identification and engagement of new revenue sources and will be responsible for relationships with current donors, including the management and stewardship of the University’s largest donors and gifts. The Associate Vice President and Chief Development Officer (AVP/CDO) will work with the President, Board of Trustees, faculty, and colleagues to leverage relationships and enhance fundraising efforts throughout the University and community.
To apply or refer candidates, please contact Libby Roberts, Vice President, LOIS L. LINDAUER SEARCHES, at http://bit.ly/LLLS_HPU_AVP_CDO