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Director, Development - College of Sciences and Mathematics (COSAM)
Auburn University

Date Posted Mar. 3, 2023
Title Director, Development - College of Sciences and Mathematics (COSAM)
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department Development HR Employment
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Institutional Advancement
The Office of Advancement and the College of Sciences and Mathematics are conducting a search for a Director of Development who can effectively and diplomatically work with prospects and donors, colleagues, high-level administrators, volunteer leaders, parents, corporations and foundations, and other constituents to secure philanthropic support that enhances the student experience at Auburn University. The ideal candidate is a collaborative, energetic professional with strong management skills and sound judgment who can perform the role of a major gift fundraiser and unit leader for the College of Sciences and Mathematics Development Office. The Director will jointly report to the Vice President of Philanthropy and the Dean of the College of Sciences and Mathematics.

The College of Sciences and Mathematics (COSAM) is proud to contribute to the success of every student at Auburn University by teaching the core courses in science and mathematics taken by all students, providing them with a foundation to support success in their chosen major. COSAM is a campus leader in incorporating the latest instructional technologies and methods. The college provides research opportunities for many undergraduate students and prepares graduate students for advanced careers in all areas of science and mathematics. For more information about the college, please visit this website:

The Director will manage the day-to-day activities of the College of Sciences and Mathematics, solicit gifts of $25,000 and above to further the College's vision, and maintain relationships with the College and University leadership.

About Auburn: At Auburn, our work changes lives. Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a premier public institution, Auburn University is dedicated to shaping the future of the people of Alabama, the nation, and the world through forward-thinking education, life-enhancing research, scholarship and selfless service. Auburn is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, community outreach, positive work environment, student engagement, and thriving community.

Why employees choose Auburn: Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts and more!
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Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.

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