Through three record-breaking campaigns, Penn State has become one of the top public universities in the world, and our institution knows that great fundraising—and great fundraisers—can take us even higher. If you’ve got the ambition and ability to secure the support our students and faculty need to succeed, you’ll find the support you need to succeed right here in our team of more than 400 advancement professionals and in a family of more than 700,000 alumni who believe in the power of giving back. You’ll also find a community that’s ranked among the best places to live in the U.S. and an institution where work-life balance is more than words—it’s built into our culture.
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Assistant/Associate Director of Development 2/3 – Job 83319 As Penn State pursues a fast-paced and focused campaign, A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence, its University Programs and Parent Philanthropy unit seeks a development professional with experience...read more
Assistant/Associate Director of Development 2/3 – Job 80161 As Penn State pursues a fast-paced and focused campaign, A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence, a top development professional with experience and success in frontline fundraising is needed to...read more
Gift Planning Officer 3/4 – Job 77740 Penn State’s Office of Gift Planning helps the University’s supporters to achieve their philanthropic and financial goals and secures $70 million each year in planned gifts for the University. As Penn State pursues a fast-paced...read more
Everyone will tell you that the best thing about living in State College is the lack of traffic, but Central PA has so much more to offer. One of our employees put it best: “When you work for the university around which the town is built, you really feel like you’re a part of everything.” And we’ll introduce you to all of it—the shops, schools, restaurants, and people that make Happy Valley a great place to call home.