Accelerate Your Career at Ohio State


Ohio State Advancement employee Courtney Ross shows laughs with potential donors

Whatever your passion, you can find it here.

Ohio State Advancement is a place where you can work and learn alongside some of the best and brightest minds in the fundraising field. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your career to the next level, this is where you can contribute to supporting Ohio State’s mission to empower leaders of generations to come, to fuel the discoveries of tomorrow and to make a difference in the lives of patients today.

You have the opportunity to join us as we embark on one of our most ambitious campaigns to date — and your role is crucial to ensuring its success. Because at Ohio State, we go beyond just focusing on the numbers and the outcomes. We focus on you, both personally and professionally. Your success is our success.

Together, and only together, we are Advancement at Ohio State.

Join us in making a lasting, profound difference.

Current Advancement opportunities

Associate Director of Development, James Cancer Center

The Associate Director of Development will have a specific focus on the disease area of Hematology (blood disorders, blood cancers, blood and bone marrow transplantation).

Director of Development, College of Arts and Sciences

The Director of Development will understand the mission, needs and value proposition of the university and the College of Arts and Sciences and build relationships with prospective donors to increase philanthropic support.

Director of Development, Wexner Medical Center (Heart and Vascular Center)

The Director of Development will understand the mission, needs and value proposition of the university and the Wexner Medical Center and build relationships with prospective donors to increase philanthropic support.

Portrait of Julie Beroukas Snyder sitting in a red chair in the the Ohio Union

"There’s transformation happening here at Ohio State. If you want to help a donor chase their passion – it could be the biggest gift of their lives – the goosebumps feeling that you’re going to get is unmatchable."


— Julie Beroukas Snyder, Chief Development Officer, The Ohio State University Libraries

Experienced fundraiser?
A career at Ohio State Advancement can help you achieve your professional goals in myriad ways. Whether you aspire to inspire fundraising teams of your own one day or to lead initiatives as a senior director, we offer you paths forward.
New to fundraising?
Ohio State has a vast network of Advancement professionals here to help you dive into your new career in fundraising. See what skills are transferable and how we support you every step of the way.

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