Institutional Advancement, Drexel University (multiple positions)

Drexel University in Pennsylvania

Date Posted November 25, 2013
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Drexel is ranked one of the best national universities in the category of Best National Universities in Americas Best Colleges for 2012 by U.S. News & World Report for the eighth consecutive year and in the top 100 for the fourth straight time.  Drexel also ranked sixth among national universities in the U.S. News list of "Up-and-Comers," those schools most often cited by university administrators nationwide as making "the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities." 


With more than 8,200 employees and over 23,500 students, Drexel is the fifth largest private-sector employer in Philadelphia and has a vibrant community of students, faculty and professional staff, and encourages the richness diversity brings to the workplace.  Like its students, Drexel's employees are known for being passionate, entrepreneurial and innovative.


We at Drexel are committed to creating a first-rate Institutional Advancement organization that fully utilizes technology, recruits the top talent in the field, creates a cohesive and collaborative team, and rewards initiative.


The Office of Institutional Advancement is searching for accomplished development professionals, who will promote an environment of excellence and collaboration through their executive presence, demonstrated communication skills and strong leadership. Candidates will enter an environment that recognizes and rewards achievement, fully supports developing individual potential and provides first-rate central support for fundraisers at the college level.


To learn more about each career opportunity, please visit  Below are the direct links and requisition numbers for each Institutional Advancement position:

  • Director of Major Gifts, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Requisition #5492

  • Director of Development, Affinity Groups

Requisition #5743

  • Director of Development, College of Arts and Sciences  

Requisition #5735

  • Executive Director of Development, College of Nursing and Health Professions

Requisition #5757

  • Assistant Vice President, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Unit Leader Liberal Arts & Affinity Groups

Requisition #5739


Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11 percent) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation.


Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


For more information about Drexel University, please visit

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