Associate Vice President Philanthropy/UKHC and College of Medicine

University of Kentucky Healthcare

Lexington, Kentucky

Dedicated to improving people’s lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service and healthcare, The University of Kentucky (UK) is the flagship institution of the state. It is a public, land-grant university, and plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development and human well-being.

University of Kentucky Healthcare (UK HealthCare) is committed to the pillars of academic healthcare — research, education and clinical care. It supports the organization’s education and research needs by offering cutting-edge services on par with the nation’s best providers. UK HealthCare has once again been named the #1 hospital in Kentucky by U.S. News & World Report.

The Opportunity

The ideal candidate for the position of Associate Vice President Philanthropy/UKHC and College of Medicine (AVP Philanthropy) will be a skilled relationship builder who will inspire trust and collaboration with colleagues and donors across the UK system. It is a tremendous opportunity for an accomplished fundraiser, skilled manager and confident leader with expertise in grateful-patient fundraising as well as deep experience working with alumni and other top prospects. As the University of Kentucky heads into the largest campaign in the University’s history and one of the most significant campaigns in the nation, the new AVP Philanthropy position will present an opportunity to build a modern, productive and meaningful healthcare philanthropy program. The position will provide leadership in addressing fundraising initiatives that support the strategic priorities of UK HealthCare and the College of Medicine, as well as the chance to join a highly sophisticated and successful team in a senior-level role.