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We are Texas Development

What starts at The University of Texas at Austin changes the world. Together, through one of the largest fundraising efforts in our state’s history, we will open doors to a first-class education, recruit top faculty, create healthier communities and solve global problems. Join us in changing the world.

Our Mission

The core purpose of the university is to transform lives for the benefit of society. Texas Development’s mission is to maximize philanthropic support for the university, our students and our faculty as they work to positively impact Texas and beyond. We strive to reach the highest levels of achievement and success in all that we do by creating meaningful and powerful experiences for our donors.

Opportunity for Professional Development

Our Talent Development program provides the resources to help every Texas Development team member accomplish their goals, enrich their skillset and deepen their engagement with UT. Our Getting to BIGGER training includes educational programming on Texas Development’s culture, development fundamentals, topics and trends in the field, management and leadership, and best practices in frontline fundraising.

Diversity and Inclusion

Texas Development works to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion among our staff and donor communities through our training, recruitment and cultural practices. A dedicated Diversity & Inclusion Committee — alongside Texas Development leadership and our entire team — ensure that our culture increases respect for the dignity of each individual.

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We aspire to become the best fundraising program in public higher education. Ready to help change the world? Explore our career opportunities.

Chief Development Officer

School of Law

Plan, lead and grow all aspects of fundraising and comprehensive development initiatives for the School of Law with a specific focus on gift donors with a capacity of $1,000,000 soliciting gifts of $1,000,000 plus annually.

Director of Development

University Development, Foundation Relations, College of Natural Sciences

To serve as director on the Foundation Relations team to develop strategies and proposals in partnership with university leaders, faculty and staff to secure significant foundation gifts for the University of Texas.

Director of Development

University Development, Foundation Relations

To serve as a director on the Foundation Relations team to develop strategies and proposals in partnership with university leaders, faculty and staff to secure significant foundation gifts for the University of Texas.

Grants Manager

Blanton Museum of Art

Assist in executing a strategic fundraising effort for the Blanton’s annual operations, restricted programs, capital projects and other special initiatives, with direct responsibility and leadership for the area of foundation, corporate and government grant development and funding.

Project Manager

University Development Office, Marketing and Communications

Initiate, plan, manage, monitor and evaluate development marketing and communications projects, with emphasis on project coordination, stakeholder engagement and schedule control.

Research Analyst

University Development, Prospect Research and Management

To provide research and prospect/portfolio management support for private-sector fundraising programs campus-wide at The University of Texas at Austin.

Senior Director of Science, Innovation, and Technology

University Development, Foundation Relations

Develop strategies and proposals in partnership with university leaders, faculty, and staff to secure significant foundation gifts for the University of Texas at Austin in all areas related to science, technology and innovation.