JOB OPENING ID: 245014
ORGANIZATIONAL GROUP: College Of Lsa
DEPARTMENT: LSA Dean: Advancement
SALARY: $47,000.00 – $51,000.00
How to Apply
You must apply through the UM Jobs website (umjobs.org/). In addition to your resume, please submit a one-page cover letter. In the body of your letter, please tell us about:
Please submit your cover letter and resume in a single electronic document, as the system will accommodate only one attachment. Your resume and cover letter will be a writing sample for the initial screening process.
Who we are
LSA Advancement has a mission to champion the liberal arts at the University of Michigan by creating access and opportunities for learning, engagement, and giving that will improve the world. We are a team of more than 80 professionals building a positive work environment that supports the excellence and transformative power of the college?s liberal arts mission through values-based fundraising, marketing, and communications.
Please visit our Join Our Team Website to learn more about LSA Advancement’s culture, what we do, and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Advancement’s Business Intelligence (BI) team comprises seven enthusiastic professionals who use data to inform decisions and measure success in a vibrant advancement environment. You will work as an esteemed team member in an inclusive environment where all viewpoints are encouraged and considered to uncover the best possible solutions.
Who you are
You are inspired by LSA’s mission to improve the world and get excitement out of solving problems with the creative use of technology and data. You are committed to our core values of exploration, common good, inclusion, well-being, integrity, collaboration, and creativity. You geek out over finding the unfindable and are curious about what connects people to the things they support. And you enjoy helping a teammate while having fun in the process. If this describes you, then look no further! We want someone like you, looking to build a career in fundraising and development who embodies integrity and values trust and authenticity, to be our next Development Research Associate.
The salary for this position is $47,000 – $51,000 annually.
You will report to the Director of Prospect Development and Strategies.
As the Development Research Associate, you will…
The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.
Why Work at Michigan?
In addition to careers filled with purpose and opportunity, we offer comprehensive benefits to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family, and plan for a secure future, including:
Here are the things you already have:
Need help determining whether you meet all the qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend not to apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and encourage you to apply.
Individuals who are women, LGBTQIA+, Black, Indigenous, people of color, disabled, or veterans are encouraged to apply.
As one of the world’s great liberal arts colleges, LSA pushes the boundaries of what is understood about the human experience and the natural world, and we foster the next generation of rigorous and empathetic thinkers, creators, and contributors to the state of Michigan, the nation, and the world.
To learn more about diversity, equity, and inclusion in LSA, please visit lsa.umich.edu/lsa/dei.
To learn more about LSA’s Mission, Vision and Values, please visit lsa.umich.edu/strategicvision.
Our office is at 101 N. Main Street in Ann Arbor, Michigan. As part of the University of Michigan’s Future Work Initiative and LSA Advancement’s Flexible Work Arrangements, this position can work on-site or hybrid (both remote and on-site).
Authorization to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment, and applicants for this position will not be sponsored for work visas.
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Job Opening ID
Development Research Associate
Res Development Asst Assoc
Ann Arbor Campus
Ann Arbor, MI
College Of Lsa
LSA Dean: Advancement
Posting Begin/End Date
2/09/2024 – 2/22/2024
$47,000.00 – $51,000.00
The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory/affirmative action employer.