The Michigan Tech mission is to create a just, prosperous, and sustainable world that is expressed through our entrepreneurial spirit—equal parts curiosity and grit. The Advancement team supports this mission in many ways.

We raise money for scholarships for crazy smart students in more than 120 undergraduate and graduate programs. We connect with our corporate partners to bring the programs and equipment relevant to industry into our classrooms and laboratories. And we pool the contributions of our donors to support Michigan Tech.

Donations help fund 19 major research centers. 200+ student organizations. 14 varsity sports. And the effects ripple outward as we send our graduates out into the workforce.

Open Positions

Advancement Officer

Salary: commensurate with education and experience

Does traveling across the United States, meeting and talking with successful Michigan Technological University alumni sound interesting? If so, read on.

Michigan Tech is looking for a dynamic, people-centric individual to assist the university with our philanthropic mission. We are looking for career minded individuals who have passion and drive to enrich the students, programs and people of Michigan Tech. Professionals who get their energy from meeting new people and engaging alums with vibrant backgrounds will flourish in the advancement officer position. If you want to make a difference in lives of those who will make a difference in the lives of others, please consider joining our team.

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Engagement Officer

Salary: no less than $45,000

Does traveling across the United States, meeting and talking with successful Michigan Technological University alumni sound interesting? If so, read on.

Michigan Tech is looking for a dynamic, people-centric individual to assist the university with our philanthropic mission. If you thrive on meeting new people, then you are likely a professional who will find this position fulfilling. We want listeners who know how to engage with individuals from varied backgrounds. If you have a passion to work with people then this is your chance to be a difference maker by connecting amazing people to the students, faculty, staff, and programs at Michigan Tech.

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