The George Washington University (GW) is an institution with a world-class reputation, positioned at the heart of America’s political system. Its leadership team is dedicated to building the future for GW, for the nation, and the world. The George Washington University is committed to vigorous new partnerships in presidential and advancement leadership and making a significant investment in growing the Department of Development and Alumni Relations.
Situated within GW’s vibrant urban campus, the Columbian College of Arts & Sciences offers its students an opportunity to cultivate a diverse set of academic interests with many unique programs that leverage the resources of the nation’s capital, the University, and the world. The Columbian College has 58 Majors, 8,200+ students, and 76,000+ alumni. This College embraces the breadth and depth of the arts and sciences.
The Assistant Vice President, Development, Columbian College of Arts & Sciences will report to the Senior Associate Vice President, Schools & Academic Units, and will oversee the fundraising and engagement efforts for the Columbian College and its development team. The Assistant Vice President will also manage a pool of approximately 75 of the Columbian College’s top rated major- and principal-level gift prospects, and serve as team collaborator on University-wide prospects demonstrating an interest in Columbian College priorities. An impressive track record in fundraising, including five years successfully cultivating and soliciting gifts at the 6- and 7-figure level is required as well as the ability to travel extensively.