The College of Education seeks to hire a Director of Philanthropy to lead the College’s fundraising efforts, steward donor relationships, and deepen alumni engagement. Managed jointly by the UK Philanthropy office and the Dean, the Director of Philanthropy is responsible for the overall leadership of philanthropy activities within the College of Education. They will work closely with the College’s executive team, Advisory Council, and senior staff to meet ambitious fundraising goals and activate volunteer support in pursuit of those goals. The director will lead the College’s vision for sustained and future growth underwritten by philanthropic giving and will develop and implement plans to reach that vision.
The University of Kentucky College of Education is preparing the next generation of teachers, leaders and scholars to understand the most critical education and health challenges of our time. We have approximately 2,500 students in over 70 undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide range of fields, taught by well-respected and highly-recognized faculty, who have experience in a wide range of issues facing our society. UK College of Education graduates enter fulfilling and impactful careers across the U.S. and around the world. And while we reach far and wide, we are also committed to significantly improving the lives of Kentuckians as part of the Commonwealth’s flagship, land-grant university. We serve our communities through high-quality teaching, research, and engagement.
For additional information about the College of Education visit: Education. To learn more about this exceptional leadership position, contact Mary Beth Bracken (email@example.com). To be considered for this position, individuals must submit a UK Jobs application (Here). The deadline to apply is March 17th, 2019.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.