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Director of Program Development

Apply now Job no: 492622
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Other, Development


The Shriver Center

The Shriver Center supports the vision and mission of UMBC by offering a variety of programs that primarily emphasize community engagement and leadership development.  Programs include, but are not limited to, Service-Learning and Community Engagement, Shriver Peaceworker Fellows Program, the Choice Program at UMBC, and Public Service Scholars Programs.


The incumbent will assume primary responsibility for capacity and program development working in collaboration with Shriver Center staff and other stakeholders to identify needs for future program enhancements and ideas for new programs.  Specific duties include: resource development; researching and identifying potential funding opportunities; building relationships with potential funders in collaboration with staff from The Shriver Center and other relevant UMBC offices; working with academic and service units across UMBC to understand institutional strengths and capabilities to continually identify ways of bridging campus and community; and performing other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Master's Degree and three years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications: 


  • At least seven years experience in higher education
  • Specific experience in areas such as fundraising, program development community engagement
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please include a cover letter and resume.

Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration, submit application materials by February 26, 2018 (resumes will be accepted until position is filled).
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
Hours: Full-time 
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Accommodation: If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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