Working with DAA

Be a part of our team

Working with the Duke Alumni Association means being part of a great university – and a great family. Our professional staff works alongside a global network of volunteers to help connect alumni with the things they love most about Duke. We are looking for people who have a passion for lifelong learning and a knack for engaging broad, diverse communities to help us achieve our goals.

Careers with DAA

Interested in a career with the DAA? We currently have the following positions available:

Assistant Director, Regional Programs

This position reports to the Senior Director to help develop and implement strategies, manage day-to-day decisions for regional programs, and develop the overall program on the west coast. Coordinates the activity of regional alumni volunteers, including the management of the regional boards. This position will have the responsibility to cover Northern California, Seattle, Portland, and other areas as assigned. Extensive travel is required throughout this rapidly growing region. Learn more and apply

Staff Assistant, Alumni Admissions

Support the Alumni Admissions Program to include managing the AAAC volunteer database, responding to calls from volunteers, alumni, parents, and prospective students, coordinating mailings and communications for AAAC (Alumni Admissions Advisory Committee) volunteers, and working with other departments and colleagues with special events. Learn more and apply

Sr. Director, Campus and Student Engagement

In collaboration with the Associate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, provide administrative direction and coordination in the formulation, interpretation and administration of current and long-range policies, procedures and programs related to the Duke Alumni Association (DAA) on-campus programs which may include but are not limited to: Student Engagement & Programming, Commencement Activities, Departmental Programs, Graduate and Professional Schools Engagement. Learn more and apply

Promotions Specialist

In coordination with the Duke Alumni Association’s Marketing and Communications and Duke Magazine teams, conceive digital content for the Karsh Alumni and Visitors Center technology wall and other screens in the center as well as other digital channels utilized by the DAA in support of the Alumni Association’s news, events and programs. Collaborate with DAA’s IT team to set technical modifications for improved user experiences aimed at meeting determined engagement interactions. This person reports to the DAA’s director of marketing and communications. Learn more and apply

We currently have no open positions. Please check back periodically for updates.


Volunteer with DAA

Volunteering is a great way to be more closely connected to Duke and help others get the most from their Duke experience. Please see our volunteer guide to find a volunteer role that suits you.