FY18 2017-443 TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER MANAGER (Life Sciences)

Job # FY18 2017-443
Job Type Administrative
Department Office of Technology Transfer
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Status Full-Time
Class Code 9003
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Posting Date August 23, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled

Department: Office of  Technology Transfer

Introduction: The Office of  Technology Transfer (OTT) is recruiting for a Technology Transfer Manager of Life Sciences. Interested candidates should have a strong desire to advance the mission of the Nation's largest Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

Duties: Managing a portfolio of The University's intellectual property in Life Sciences and related information science disciplines; identifying new university innovations and encouraging the discloser of new ideas; evaluating new interventions for technical merit, patentability, and commercial feasibility; overseeing the filing of patent applications; marketing technologies to existing businesses and working with entrepreneurs where new business opportunities are presented; drafting licensing
terms for technology agreements and performing other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences from an accredited University or College with at least two (2) years of technology transfer experience.

Preferred Qualifications: A Master's Degree in Life Sciences from an accredited university with at least (5) years of experience of technology transfer experience.

Requirements: Must have excellent customer service, oral, written, interpersonal, time management, troubleshooting and problem solving skills; experience in evaluating new inventions, potential start-up businesses and market assessments.

To Apply:  Email a cover letter to jobs@morgan.edu, indicating Job # FY18 2017-443 in the subject line and attach the following items; a resume, a completed Morgan State University Employment Application, (which should include salary history and references). Alternatively, you may mail the required items to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, and 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251. Application packets can also be faxed to: 443-885-8209 (Incomplete submissions of any type may not be given consideration).

If you have submitted an electronic application successfully, you will receive a confirmation message.

**NOTE: THE HIRING DEPARTMENT WILL CONTACT ONLY APPLICANTS SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW. **

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