UT Knoxville is a part of the University of Tennessee System which is the state’s oldest and largest public system of higher education founded in 1968. As Tennessee’s flagship university, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville), positions itself among the nation’s elite universities. Its goal is to become a preeminent public research institution and create a student experience that reaches beyond the ordinary. UT Knoxville serves the state by educating its citizens, enhancing its culture, and making a difference in people’s lives through research and service. UT Knoxville embodies excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement.
UT is seeking a creative and collaborative development leader to serve as the College of Arts & Sciences’ next Executive Director of Advancement. Arts & Sciences is the largest college on the UT Knoxville campus and serves the largest constituency. The Executive Director will provide leadership, strategic vision, and coordinate effective and collaborative partnerships with colleagues throughout the department of Advancement, including the Dean and other active fundraising academic leaders, and have demonstrated ability in securing major and principal gifts.