Advancement efforts at the University of Denver have a tremendous impact through our relationships with DU’s remarkable students, dedicated donors, inspiring alumni, engaged families, and wonderful friends. DU is committed to building and fostering a culture of deep engagement and philanthropy in support of our institution as we implement the DU IMPACT 2025 vision.  As a part of that effort, we are continuing to grow a team of collaborative, curious, results-oriented, and mission-driven advancement professionals who value inclusivity and who possess a deep respect for one another and for our shared profession.

We are always on the lookout for talented, driven, and passionate advancement professionals. Following are details about positions currently available on the Advancement team. Please visit to learn more, submit an application, and stay up-to-date on new opportunities.


Assistant Director, Career & Professional Development

Join a team that provides a full range of services including one-on-one career advising, workshops, innovative programming and events, annual career fairs and networking events, on campus recruiting, access to thousands of jobs, internships and alumni and employer connections to the DU community.

Assistant Vice Chancellor, Development (two openings)

This is a unique opportunity for talented, seasoned fundraising professionals to join a dynamic, growing and purposeful enterprise united around a compelling mission charted by Chancellor Rebecca Chopp and Vice Chancellor Armin Afsahi.

Associate Director, Annual Giving

Partner closely with other advancement leaders to oversee the continued development of constituency programs as well as create programs and develop the metrics, strategies, and tactics for future growth

Director, Advancement Business Services

Partner closely with other advancement leaders to plan and direct administrative, financial, operational, and staffing activities for the organization

Director of Volunteer Leadership

Partner closely with other advancement leaders to the blueprint and structure of University-wide volunteer councils in support of specific engagement and philanthropic objectives.

Executive Director of Development (six openings)

Join a dynamic, growing and purposeful enterprise united around DU IMPACT 2025, Chancellor Rebecca Chopp’s compelling vision for the University. The Executive Directors will work with a community of talented professionals united to advance this mission and inspire philanthropy and engagement.

Don’t find exactly what you’re looking for? No problem! Whether you are an accomplished advancement officer or a talented young professional just entering the field, we want to get to know you better! Please take a moment to send your resume, along with any information you would like to share about your accomplishments, goals, and interests.