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The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff's best known works.

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Vice President of Institutional Advancement - Reopened

Department Student Affairs
Salary D.O.E.
City/State Talladega/AL
Education: Bachelor's Degree, Master's preferred
Type Faculty
Experience: See Qualifications Below
Category Faculty
Relocation No
Salary D.O.E.
Contact Email brhoden@talladega.edu
Contact Name Talladega College Office of Human Resources
Relocation No

Job Summary


Reporting to the President, the Vice President of Institutional Advancement is responsible for providing leadership and direction through the planning, organization, coordination, and implementation of the College's Development Programs. These activities include fund raising, resource development, estate planning, annual giving, alumni relations and corporate and foundations relations programs. The Vice President is responsible for management and completion of Capital Campaign, Annual Fund Drive, and the Annual President's Report. The Vice President will lead the advancement team in carrying out the goals and funding priorities as determined by the College's mission and vision outlined in the Strategic Plan. The Vice President encourages, supervises and evaluates the Director of Development, Alumni Affairs Director, Public Relations Director and the Administrative Assistant for the area.


Must have Bachelor's Degree, Master's preferred or requisite of at least 5 years of relevant experience in the field. Must have proven leadership skills and at least five years of experience in fund-raising activities in an academic environment, as well as experience in managing a comprehensive major capital campaign. Experience in alumni relations and annual giving plus demonstrated experience and success in soliciting major gifts from individual and corporate donors is required. Candidates should demonstrate excellent people, communication, and management skills. Excellent organizational and strategic planning skills are also necessary. The successful candidate must be a highly motivated, goal-directed, ethical individual with an understanding of and commitment to the academic role and mission of the College. Flexibility, enthusiasm, and a positive outlook are all desired personal characteristics.

Application Process:

The College will accept and review all applications and nominations until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should forward a letter of interest, resume' and names, address and telephone numbers of at least three professional references to the Office of Human Resources, Talladega College, 627 W. Battle Street, Talladega, AL 35160. You may also email credentials to brhoden@talladega.edu.



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Office of Admissions
Talladega College
627 Battle Street West
Talladega, AL 35160

Phone: (866) 540-3956
or (256) 362-0274
Email: admissions@talladega.edu



The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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