The Vice President for University Advancement (VPUA) is the
chief advancement officer for Georgia College & State University
and advises the President on all matters pertaining to the
management and operation of university development, alumni
relations, and donor relations. Reporting directly to the
President, the Vice President will advise the President and members
of the Executive Cabinet on all aspects of donor and alumni
engagement. The VPUA will effectively promote internal
and external understanding and support of the university’s liberal
arts mission as correlated with giving and engagement goals. The
Vice President serves as the Executive Director of the Georgia
College & State University Foundation, Inc. and its associated
corporations. The VPUA will work closely with the
President and the GCSU Foundation Board of Trustees to
set a strategic direction for university fundraising.
The VPUA is responsible for the development, execution,
and evaluation of all aspects of the University’s comprehensive
donor-centric engagement program, including its annual giving,
corporate and foundation relations, legacy giving, donor relations,
alumni relations, research and prospect management, advancement
services, donor cultivation, and stewardship.
Priority Applicant review deadline is November 11, 2020.