Career Opportunities

Vice President for Institutional Advancement

This position is no longer open.

Role Summary

Lebanese American University has a critical role in the Middle East and in the world. It seeks to strengthen and expand its impact—and philanthropic support is essential.

The Vice President for Institutional Advancement leads the University’s advancement program headquartered in Lebanon, works closely with the President and the Vice President for Global Advancement to ensure all strategy and design is in line with the future campaign and global efforts, and ensures that all program efforts and initiatives are executed at a high level that reflect the excellence of the University.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Principal gifts
  2. Lead and major gifts
  3. Alumni, parent, and friend constituent engagement
  4. Planned gifts
  5. Corporate and foundation gifts
  6. Advancement services
  7. Donor research and prospect management
  8. Stewardship
  9. Advancement communications and robust media support

The Vice President will work closely with the President and Vice President for Global Advancement to ensure that resources to support these elements are located in Lebanon and America in a manner that makes them complementary, synergistic, and closely aligned.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Interested candidates should email their CVs with a letter of interest outlining the applicant’s relevant experience to Ms. Patricia Zahr at, specifying the job title in the subject line.

Closing date for accepting applications is Monday, January 23, 2023.

No applications will be accepted after this date, and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The Lebanese American University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.