Associate Director of Development, Farmer School of Business

Miami University in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted June 9, 2017
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Miami University in the search for two associate directors of development for the Farmer School of Business.

The associate director of development, Farmer School of Business will advance the mission of Miami University by planning, organizing, and implementing strategies to increase the level of personal involvement and financial commitment of alumni and friends. Particular emphasis will be given to strategies seeking philanthropic and volunteer support for the Farmer School of Business.

The Farmer School of Business offers one of the world's best undergraduate business educations with small class sizes and faculty who are focused on teaching. The Farmer School of Business serves more than 4,000 students and nearly 40,000 alumni worldwide. It has consistently ranked in the top tier of public university undergraduate business school programs, and, in 2016, Money magazine noted it as a top 10 producer of Fortune 500 CEOs.

The Farmer School of Business places emphasis on experiential learning, international study and leadership development to prepare its students to become leaders in the workplace and the community. Its core values of integrity, responsibility and respect are woven throughout the curriculum. The students, faculty and staff at the Farmer School strive to learn and achieve great things both in the classroom and beyond, evident by its many connections to the community and continued support of distinguished alumni.

Nationally recognized as one of the most outstanding undergraduate institutions in the nation, Miami University is a public university located in Oxford, Ohio. With a student body of nearly 18,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions.

Miami is distinguished by a faculty who love to teach and mentor students. The 2016 U.S. News & World Report rankings recognize Miami as the highest public university in the United States in the category of "Strong Commitment to Undergraduate Teaching." Only 19 national universities are noted for such commitment. Miami has appeared on this short, elite list since the inaugural year of the rankings in 2009 and has been in the top three among public universities for six years in a row.

A bachelor’s degree is required for this position as is three to five years of fundraising experience and/or corporate sales experience, preferably in an educational setting.

The university is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs, or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.

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