Associate Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement

Abu Dhabi (AE)
23 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
21 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint an Associate Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement (AVCIA).

The Associate Vice Chancellor will report directly to the Vice Chancellor and serve as her trusted partner in diversifying NYU Abu Dhabi’s resources. The AVCIA has a unique opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of NYUAD.

Working in partnership with the Vice Chancellor, the AVCIA has overall responsibility for leading Advancement including the development and implementation of an overall advancement strategy, while ensuring the achievement of annual goals and objectives. This role provides leadership and professional advice to faculty and directors with respect to advancement strategies and approaches. As part of the portfolio, the AVCIA has responsibility and accountability for the overall development, design, implementation and oversight of the major gifts program, alumni relations and donor relations.

The University is now inviting applications and nominations for the post of Associate Vice Chancellor for Advancement (AVCIA). An executive search exercise is being undertaken by Perrett Laver to assist the Selection Committee. 

Perrett Laver may be contacted for informal enquiries and questions at or +44 (0)20 3928 7359. 

Electronic submission is strongly encouraged via Perrett Laver's portal.

Further details can be provided by Perrett Laver.

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NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.