Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
JOB SUMMARY: The Division of Advancement and Alumni Engagement utilizes resources, technology, and business for the purpose of constituent engagement, donor research and solicitation, and stewardship throughout Emory University and Health System. Our mission is to inspire and steward meaningful, lasting relationships that elevate engagement and giving to fulfill Emory’s mission to serve humanity.
The Medicine, Healthcare and Discovery Programs team is responsible for partnering with physicians, researchers, and faculty leaders to identify and engage potential supporters and influencers. The Director of Development will support the fundraising efforts of Discovery Programs to generate non-governmental support to enable research aimed at answering medicine’s biggest questions, discovering new treatments, and understanding the biological mechanisms of human health and disease.
Our research centers operate some of the most respected programs in the world for basic, translational, and clinical scientific research. This position will support the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Biolocity, a philanthropic multi-institutional program supporting and accelerating the commercialization of early-stage medical technologies, the Department of Human Genetics and several basic science departments including the Department of Pharmacology. This position will report to the Managing Senior Director of Development, Discovery Programs.
ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS: In addition to the duties outlined above, the Director may be required to:
NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs. Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines of department. This role requires residency in the state of GA. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.