Office of Institutional Advancement

Institutional Advancement Careers

Jefferson is committed to excellence in the delivery of patient care, the education of the health professionals of tomorrow and the discovery of new knowledge. Office of Institutional Advancement staff members strive to uphold Jefferson as one of the most distinguished medical institutions in the country and to help it grow. If you would like to join us, please see the job opportunities available in the Office of Institutional Advancement.

Assistant Director of Development, TJU
Reporting to the Director of Development, TJU, the Assistant Director of Development, TJU will solicit individual donors and prospective donors for major gifts to the University and its priorities.  Fundraising activities include, identification, qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of Thomas Jefferson University alumni, prospects and donors. 

Associate Director, Stewardship
The Associate Director of Stewardship implements stewardship activities to engage donors with Jefferson. This position has the responsibility for collecting, coordinating and communicating information pertaining to endowed and non-endowed gifts and funds in support of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health.

Director of Development - Orthopaedic Surgery
Reporting to the Senior Vice President, the Director of Development for Orthopaedic Surgery (DOD) will provide leadership and day-to-day management for all of Orthopaedic Surgery’s development related programs. S/he coordinates all fundraising activities, including identification, qualification, cultivation, solicitation, closure, and stewardship of assigned prospects.

Marketing and Merchandising Manager – Pennywise Thrift Shops
The Marketing and Merchandising Manager oversees the marketing and merchandising of the shop to enhance the customer and consigner experience, improve customer satisfaction and assist with meeting sales and profitability goals.

The Advancement Writer provides writing and editing services to support the alumni relations and development goals of Jefferson.


Jefferson Office of
Institutional Advancement

125 South Ninth Street, Suite 600
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone:  215-955-1635