Managing Director of Development for the College of Natural Sciences

The Managing Director of Development (MDoD) position is responsible for providing the vision and direction for a comprehensive team-oriented, college development and alumni relations program designed to increase financial support from alumni, friends, foundations and corporations for the College of Natural Sciences’ programs and services and involve appropriate college faculty and staff in the process.

The MDoD is a senior level development position responsible for securing funding for college and university priorities. These priorities are often multi-million dollar projects and may be interdisciplinary in scope. This position will be responsible for carrying a prospect portfolio of 75-100 donors and prospective donors.

This position will train, direct and manage a dynamic CNS development team, including an Associate Director of Development, an Assistant Director for Foundation and Corporate Relations, an Assistant Director for Donor Relations and Stewardship, and a Donor Relations Coordinator.

The MDoD reports to and is supervised by both the CNS Dean and the CSU Associate Vice President for Philanthropic Operations.

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Director of College Communications

The College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University, which is comprised of the Office of the Dean and the departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Mathematics; Physics; Psychology; and Statistics, seeks a full-time, experienced, science-based individual for the position of Director of College Communications. The Director of Communications will be responsible for planning and implementing strategic communications for the college and will implement efforts in digital, print, and social media communications; and public relations projects, services, and strategies. This is a full-time position housed in the Office of the Dean. The Director of College Communications will report directly to the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and will work in strong collaboration with the College Development Team, the College Information Technology Team, the college department chairs, the Assistant to the Dean, the Colorado State University Division of External Relations, and other campus partners.

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