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Director Corporate Relations

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 09/27/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 11/26/2017
Working Title Director Corporate Relations
Job Classification Administrator IV
Department Name 27010-SCI-Office of the Dean
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0135594
Hiring Range TBD
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh’s SCI-Office of the Dean is seeking a qualified candidate for the role of Director Corporate Relations. This senior resource-development position will directly oversee corporate relations activities for the School of Computing & Information, with a concentration on supporting the priority initiatives as defined by the Dean and the Provost. Principal responsibilities will include visiting with corporations, corporate foundations, and corporate alumni; working collaboratively with the Dean, Associate Dean for External Affairs, and other faculty and staff to drive the mutually beneficial interaction between the school and its corporate partners. The position will report to the Associate Dean for External Affairs.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 6-9 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred. Five to seven years of development experience is preferred; some corporate experience may be helpful.

Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. * Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents