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CAREERS IN DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI RELATIONS AT RICE UNIVERSITY

Welcome,

Rice is a top-20 national university known for its academic innovation, beautiful campus and engaging students and alumni. This same standard for excellence extends to our professional staff and award-winning Development and Alumni Relations division. As we continue to generate support for Rice’s new strategic plan and prepare for our next comprehensive campaign, we’re looking for talented, dedicated colleagues who will help realize our ambitious goals. If you’re creative, collaborative, curious and open to new ideas, I hope you will consider joining us.

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Kathi Dantley Warren

Kathi Dantley Warren
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

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Job Opportunities in Development and Alumni Relations

Explore our current job openings in Development and Alumni Relations spanning multiple departments, from fundraising to alumni relations to communications. This listing will be updated weekly, so check back often.

Graphic Designer

This role helps to provide unique ways to digitally connect our community to the campus by creating engaging and meaningful graphic content.  

Events Specialist

Events are crucial to connecting alums, donors and friends to the University.  From Presidential Events to commencement - this role plays a key part in the life of our campus.  

Director of Development

Rice University seeks an experienced fundraiser (5+ years) to join our robust Major Gifts team. This regional role, focused on Dallas/Midwest, is based in Houston and will be responsible for managing a portfolio of prospects capable of $100K-$4.9M.  

Questions?

Contact Talent Management with any questions you have about starting your career at Rice University.


Iska Wire

Iska Wire
Sr. Director of Talent Management

713-348-6126

iska@rice.edu

Faith Bachus

Faith Bachus
Talent Management Analyst

713-348-4348

Faith.Bachus@rice.edu

Alexis Pheanis

Alexis Pheanis
Staff Assistant, Talent Management

713-348-5623

alexis.pheanis@rice.edu

Our Values

We COLLABORATE within and across teams to strengthen relationships with the many constituents of Rice University.

We encourage CURIOSITY in a culture that emphasizes learning, sharing ideas and taking initiative.

We use CREATIVITY and critical thinking skills to solve problems and communicate in a variety of contexts.

We are comfortable with CHANGE and open to new ideas and ways of working, including taking on new responsibilities and going the RICE mile.

Our Values

Our Team

Our leaders in Development and Alumni Relations work collaboratively and strategically across departments to lead a division of more than 130 employees. Click on the images to read each profile.

Click on the images to read each profile