Deputy Vice President for Alumni Affairs and Director of the Alumni Council

Princeton University

Princeton, New Jersey

A vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and the service of humanity, Princeton University is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Chartered in 1746, it is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering.

As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,252 faculty members instruct approximately 5,200 undergraduate students and 2,700 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Founded in 1826, the Alumni Association of Nassau Hall was organized "to promote the interests of the College and the friendly intercourse of its graduates." Approximately 190 years later, the Alumni Association of Princeton University, with more than 90,000 undergraduate and graduate alumni members, continues to thrive.

The Opportunity

Princeton University seeks a dynamic, creative, and proven leader to serve as Deputy Vice President for Alumni Affairs and Director of the Alumni Council. The Deputy Vice President oversees the operation of the Office of Alumni Affairs and the Office of Advancement Communications and Events. In addition, s/he is a senior member of the University Advancement leadership team.

The successful candidate will bring a proven track record as a strategic leader and manager of people and programs at a complex and dynamic institution. S/He will have a deep appreciation for the important role alumni play in the life of the University.