DePauw University is a top liberal arts college founded in 1837 in Greencastle, Indiana. With an enrollment of close to 2,000 students, the university provides a close-knit and intellectually stimulating environment with a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. DePauw is expanding its offerings by establishing a School of Business and Leadership and a Creative School to build on its historic success in music and the performing arts. The university’s strategic plan emphasizes investment in its core academic mission, workforce, operational excellence, and fiscal stewardship to flourish as an educational institution and employer.
DePauw University seeks an Associate Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving (AVP-AE/AG) who will be a strategic partner to the Vice President for Development and Alumni Engagement (VP-DAE), Trustees, faculty, and staff to advance alumni engagement and philanthropy. The AVP-AE/AG is a critical member of the VP-DAE’s senior team who will work across the institution to maintain an unbreakable link from the classroom to commencement and through life’s journey while building a desire for philanthropic engagement. DePauw prides itself on providing an exemplary student experience and one that creates a devoted alumni base of support.
The AVP will bring a collaborative and collegial spirit along with direct and considerable experience leading alumni engagement and annual giving. The AVP-AE/AG will manage the Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving staff and closely partner with the AVP for Development to realize the enormous potential of philanthropy at DePauw.