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Director of Development
College of Natural Resources and Environment

University Development, Blacksburg, VA

Reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Development for Colleges, the Director is responsible for developing strategies and implementing an overall major gift fundraising plan for the College of Natural Resources and Environment. The Director of Development will serve in this capacity by collaborating with the Dean of the College of Natural Resources and Environment while under the direction of and in close cooperation with the central development office. The Director of Development will, within designated time frames, develop a comprehensive operating plan to outline goals and strategies that will successfully accomplish fundraising goals that advance the college’s priorities as identified by the Dean of Natural Resources and Environment.

For more information about duties and requirements, and to apply online, go to and search for posting number AP0130165. Individuals desiring assistance/accommodation in the application/interview process should contact us at (540) 231-9331 or

About the College

The College of Natural Resources and Environment is one of 8 colleges at Virginia Tech. Composed of 150 faculty and staff, 1,000 students, $15 million in annual research expenditures and a $25 million budget, more than 20 research centers, and strong and contemporary academic programs across 4 academic departments, the college is a North American and international leader in advancing the science of sustainability through our work in fish and wildlife conservation, forest resources and environmental conservation, sustainable biomaterials, geography (physical and cultural environments), meteorology, and water. Visit for a complete perspective of the college.

Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity, and in that spirit seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the hiring department by the application deadline.

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