Iowa State University (ISU), Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer is accepting applications for a position of Commercialization Manager - Engineering who will report to the Director of the Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer. This position will evaluate and assess university technologies for commercialization; develop relationships with industries that are most likely to commercialize the technologies; plan, develop and implement strategies to effectively commercialize the technologies, and implement the commercialization plan through marketing efforts that result in license agreements. The Commercialization Manager will supervise a commercialization assistant and assist other staff and administration in understanding the technologies, and the appropriate protection and commercialization options and techniques.
The successful candidate will possess the ability to pay close attention to detail, while managing multiple projects. The candidate will also need to demonstrate excellent oral and written communications skills along with creativity in order to implement innovative solutions to commercialize ISU technologies.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field and 6 years of related experience OR Master's degree in Engineering or related field and 4 years of related experience
- Advanced degree
- Experience working in industry
- Experience in commercializing new technologies or product development
Commensurate with qualifications
The 'to ensure consideration date' has been extended.
All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check.
To apply for this position, please click on "Apply for this Vacancy" and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:
1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter
3) Contact information for three references
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Iowa State University - 17 months ago