Founded in 1821 through an Act of Congress, the George Washington University has fulfilled George Washington’s vision of an institution in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders. The George Washington University Law School (GW Law) has been at the forefront of American legal education since its establishment as the first law school in the nation’s capital. Since enrolling its initial class in 1865, GW Law has produced some of the finest minds across the spectrum of legal scholarship. That tradition continues today as GW Law graduates continue to influence the critical legal conversations of our times.
The George Washington University Law School seeks a strategic, collaborative, and inspiring leader to serve as the Assistant Vice President of Development and Constituent Engagement. The AVP will oversee the fundraising efforts for the Law School as well as the engagement of its various constituents, including alumni, students, faculty, and friends. The AVP will also be responsible for developing and executing the annual fundraising and engagement plans for continued sustainable growth. GW Law’s constituents are generously giving in record numbers. As a proven advancement professional, the AVP will build upon this momentum and develop fundraising strategies to secure annual giving and major and principal gifts that align with School priorities.
Ideal candidates will bring professional expertise as well as an energetic and ambitious spirit to advance the vision and priorities of GW Law.