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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.

Assistant Director

University Development, International Advancement

Manages and executes the implementation of projects in international advancement by supporting gift officers working with prospects outside of the United States.

Assistant Director of Donor and Alumni Relations

Dell Medical School

Will manage campaign stewardship and donor recognition, as well as take a leading role in developing and overseeing a student-alumni relations program at Dell Medical School.

Assistant Director of Development

Cockrell School of Engineering

Cultivate relationships with that alumni base to elevate the department’s major gift fundraising output during the current capital campaign. The position includes significant travel.

Assistant Director, Proposal Writer and Grant Management Systems

University Development, Foundation Relations

This role will be responsible for writing a minimum of 30 proposals and other writing submissions per year, including but not limited to: Proposals, Letters of Intent, Concept Papers, various cultivation materials, and other correspondence, as needed.

Assistant Director, Proposal Writer and Special Projects

University Development, Foundation Relations

This role will be responsible for writing a minimum of 30 proposals and other writing submissions per year, including but not limited to: Proposals, Letters of Intent, Concept Papers, various cultivation materials, and other correspondence, as needed.

Development Assistant

Cockrell School of Engineering

To serve as a member of the Donor and Alumni Relations team within Engineering Development, to implement the stewardship, recognition and outreach plan for donors and alumni, and to act as support staff to the Major Gifts Officers.

Development Associate

Blanton Museum of Art

To provide complex administrative and project management in support of the Development department in the solicitation of prospective donors, donor stewardship and to support the daily fundraising operations and priorities of the Blanton Museum of Art.

Development Associate

School of Information

Assist the School of Information’s Director of Development and Alumni Relations through the daily management of strategic and administrative activities of the school’s fundraising and external relations program.

Development Specialist

Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Plans and implements a comprehensive development program for LLILAS Benson by building relationships with and generating support from alumni, friends, foundations and corporations.

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.

Director of Development

University Development, Foundation Relations, College of Education

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

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.