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Job Postings October 2017

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Grant & Contract Officer
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona

OKED Operations has a position open in Research Administration for a Grant & Contract Officer with a particular interest in Proposals and PreAward administration. The duties will encompass the exciting and time structured activities surrounding the review, submission and management of information and inquiries related to Proposal Applications among a varied customer base including ASU Research Advancement Administrators and External Sponsors.

With guidance and direction, the GCO will support PFT (Proposal Functional Team) including, but not limited to the review and interpretation of a funding announcement or request for proposal instructions; understanding regulatory compliance; proposal review and will be authorized to submit proposal applications and other related activities for the university.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Business Officer – Advanced
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The Subaward Team Manager serves as a direct supervisor to all subaward team members and handles all personnel management of the team; including performance expectation monitoring, performance evaluation, professional development opportunities, promotional development growth planning, as well as performance counseling.  Apply and educate others on a wide variety of policies and procedures relating to and impacting the individual funded programs and the department as a whole; this includes UNC GA internal policies and procedures, as well as the changing audit priorities and guidelines for subawards and subrecipient monitoring.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Technology Analyst, Information Technology
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Working directly with the Innovations and Entrepreneurship Team, the Technology Analyst supports commercialization and entrepreneurship activities within the University of Toronto. In collaboration with members of the University community, the incumbent will seek out commercialization opportunities and maintain relationships with industry and other stakeholders to reinforce and promote the reputation of the University of Toronto and the Innovations and Partnerships Office internally, locally, nationally and internationally.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Technology Analyst, Life Sciences
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Working directly with the Innovations and Entrepreneurship Team, the Technology Analyst supports commercialization and entrepreneurship activities within the University of Toronto. In collaboration with members of the University community, the incumbent will seek out commercialization opportunities and maintain relationships with industry and other stakeholders to reinforce and promote the reputation of the University of Toronto and the Innovations and Partnerships Office internally, locally, nationally and internationally.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Executive Director, Grants and Contracts Administration
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

The Executive Director of GCA has a fiduciary responsibility to all external funding agencies and to the State of North Carolina for monitoring use of funds entrusted to the University, assuring appropriate use of extramural funds and maintaining the University’s reputation and integrity. This position directs the pre-award contracting team responsible for efficient negotiation of contracts and data security agreements for the campus.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Director, Corporate Relations
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University, Office of Economic and Corporate Engagement presents a groundbreaking effort for a unified university and medical center wide corporate relations strategy.The Director of Corporate Relations serves as a consultant to corporate partners by collaborating to understand their investments, industry driven needs, and strategic direction, offering solutions that leverage Ohio State’s strengths, represent their individual needs, and add value to their business and the university as a whole

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Sr Director, Corporate Relations
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University, Office of Economic and Corporate Engagement presents a groundbreaking effort for a unified university and medical center corporate relations strategy. The Senior Director of Corporate Relations will provide concierge service to corporate and campus partners at the Wexner Medical Center, by creating and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships that will lead to increased revenue and opportunities for both parties.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Associate Director of Licensing, Senior Licensing or
Licensing Associate

Georgia Tech
Atlanta, GA

As a highly collaborative University, Georgia Tech seeks a candidate who will represent the University’s research community to industry,  exhibiting the utmost professionalism and possessing excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The Position works with top researchers and innovators, looking to continue the development of their
technologies in a commercial environment. For more details about the opportunity, key responsibilities and minimum qualifications, please click on the job title link above.

Confidential review of applications for this position will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should send resume, deal sheet and salary expectations to:
Lisa Rooney
Partner
lisa@vortechsgroup.com

Director, Intellectual Property and Contracts
La Jolla Institute
San Diego, CA

The Director, Intellectual Property and Contracts will report to the Director of Technology Development. This position is responsible for managing and overseeing LJI’s intellectual property and contract activities. Intellectual property responsibilities include management of LJI’s patent portfolio including supervising invention disclosures processing and filing and prosecution of patent applications. Contract activities include managing commercial sponsored research agreements, inter-institutional agreements and licensing agreements.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Research Program Manager, Academic Relations
Facebook Headquarters
Menlo Park, CA

Facebook is looking for an experienced Research Program Manager with a passion for building amazingly effective operational research and outreach programs. This role balances strategic insight and vision with operational delivery; it provides an interface between the research teams and others in the ROAR team that can help ensure the best research outcomes for Facebook as it engages with external academic institutions.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Business Operations Associate, Academic Relations
Facebook Headquarters
Menlo Park, CA

Facebook is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented and high-energy Business Operations Associate. The role is responsible for assisting with the organization, orchestration and logistics for a broad range of events, programs and activities that underpin the foundation of the Research Operations and Academic Relations (ROAR) team.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Program Manager, Academic Relations
Facebook Headquarters
Menlo Park, CA

Facebook seeks to hire a qualified candidate responsible for managing Facebook Research’s scientific publication review process and research operations business metrics. The goal of this position is to help Facebook establish itself as the leading collaborative research organization and the destination of choice for academic talent looking to help connect the world. Publishing high-quality and impactful research papers is a key contributor to this goal. The successful candidate will recognize success through helping others project the outputs of their research work.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Director of Corporate Relations and Development
UC Davis, College of Engineering
Davis, CA

Under the direction of the Assistant Dean, Development and External Relations, the Director of Corporate Relations and Development is responsible for designing, developing, and administering fundraising programs for the College of Engineering including donor stewardship and the identification and cultivation of new donor prospects.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Director of Research Administration and Finance Operations
Office of Research and Economic Development
(ORED), University of Idaho
Moscow, ID

The University of Idaho, ORED seeks a candidate to serve as a key member of the vice president’s senior leadership team; provide direction, management and oversight of internal operations of the office including administrative, fiscal operations, communications and project management.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Marketing Communications Manager
Office of Research and Economic Development
(ORED), University of Idaho
Moscow, ID

Accountable to the Vice President for ORED and coordinating with University Communications and Marketing (UCM), the ORED Marketing and Communications Manager (MCM) is responsible for key internal and external communication tools. As the primary communications representative for ORED, the MCM is the chief content strategist for the unit and works closely with the Vice President.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Research Administrator 4, Team Lead
Engineering Research Administration (ERA)
Stanford University
Silicon Valley, CA

Engineering Research Administration (ERA) within the School of Engineering (SoE) seeks a Team Lead to manage a group (team) of Research and Financial Administrators (RFAs). Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and seven years of administrative experience in higher education or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Pre-Award III, Research Administrator
Research Administration Services
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

The Research Administration Services (RAS) at Emory University seeks a candidate with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and five years of work-/grant-related experience OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience to support the day-to-day activities of a team of Pre-Award Specialists.

To review the full job description and apply online, please follow the position title link.

Contracts Administrator
Office of Technology Transfer (OTT)
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

The Contracts Administrator, reporting to the Technology Transfer Contracts Manager, will be responsible for the negotiation and preparation of Confidentiality Agreements, Consulting Agreements, Material Transfer Agreements, Data Transfer Agreements, Research Collaboration Agreements, and other agreements in support of research within the Research Institute and the Hospital.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Sr Licensing Accoc- Tech Trans
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, Intellectual Property & Licensing, the Senior Licensing Associate will be expected to identify opportunities, craft licensing strategies, and execute on those strategies.

For more information about job responsibilities, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Director, Corporate Engagement
Research, Discovery & Innovation
The University of Arizona
Tuscon, AZ

The office of Research, Discovery & Innovation (RDI) at the University of Arizona is searching for a qualified candidate who will be charged with generating new business opportunities for the university emerging from commercial, private, and government sources of innovation and technology.

For additional details about this position, qualifications and to apply, please follow the position title link.

Assistant Director, Licensing
USC Stevens Center for Innovation
Los Angeles, CA

The USC Stevens Center for Innovation is seeking to hire a strategic, high energy, and driven Assistant Director of Licensing to join its team. This candidate will be expected to evaluate potential licenses, develop commercialization strategies and determine the level of need for the protection of university intellectual property.

For additional details about this job, qualifications and to apply please follow the position title link..

Director Penn Health-Tech
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

The University of Pennsylvania is looking for a dynamic individual with a diverse background in Healthcare, Technology, and Business, who will engage Penn students, faculty and staff to develop new technologies and propel them through the development pipeline. This highly visible position is truly a unique opportunity for the right individual.

For additional details about this position, qualifications, and to apply please follow the position title link.