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Job postings will remain for a total of 90 days unless AURP is otherwise notified. After 90 days, the postings will be removed from the AURP Web site. If the position is filled prior to the 90 day limit, please contact AURP and request that it be removed. To post a job, please email Diana Horn. Need examples of job descriptions? Some sample job descriptions are here

September 21, 2021

Director, Real Estate, University of Delaware
The Director, Real Estate leads various activities for the Facilities, Real Estate, and Auxiliary Services organization. The Director is responsible for all transactions regarding the acquisition and disposition of university properties. The Director also directly supervises the Rental Housing Coordinator, whose responsibilities are the management of the university’s rental housing program for faculty and staff. Under limited direction of the Vice President of Facilities & Real Estate, the Director engages in lease development and execution, tenant interface, execution of Common Area Maintenance (CAM) operations, and the development of accurate budgets and forecasts, consistent with the University’s vision for the STAR Campus. Learn more

September 2, 2021

Director of Alliances, Purdue Research Foundation
Purdue Research Foundation is searching for a Director of Alliances to serve as the relationship manager for a portfolio of companies based in the Discovery Park District and Purdue Research Park with strengths in engineering, defense, aerospace and non-life science technologies. This position must lead efforts to ensure commitments to portfolio companies are successfully completed including the creation, identification and tracking of progress and successful completion of commitments to partner companies. Maintain strong communication, collaboration and cooperation within the PRF Placemaking team and among pan-Purdue, Greater Lafayette, local, regional, and statewide personnel and organizations leading to support and success of partner companies. The application deadline is Friday, September 24, 2021. Learn more. 

August 23, 2021

Executive Director, PIC MC Foundation, Montgomery College
Montgomery College has a unique opportunity for an Executive Director to lead and manage the development of a forty-acre innovative science and technology innovative hub in collaboration with academic, corporate, and governmental partners. The Germantown Campus is home to the Pinkney Innovation Complex for Science and Technology at Montgomery College, or PIC MC, a hub of education, business, and entrepreneurship, where industry partners co-locate and actively interact with faculty and students to achieve both educational and economic success. This posting is open until filled with full consideration given to those applications received by September 10, 2021Learn more.

August 17, 2021

CEO, Harvard Allston Land Company, Harvard University
Harvard Allston Land Company (HALC) oversees the planning and development of the Harvard University’s Enterprise Research Campus (ERC) in Allston, Massachusetts. The University envisions the ERC as becoming a center for innovation, collaboration, and entrepreneurship, bringing together partners from across Greater Boston and beyond. The candidate will report directly to the Chair of the HALC Board of Directors, and work in close collaboration with Harvard's Executive Vice President, and other University leadership. The ideal candidate is an accomplished executive who has directly overseen successful large scale, transformative projects. The role requires the vision, creativity and ambition of an entrepreneur combined with the financial acumen and tactical operating development skills of a senior leader who is comfortable working in a large and complex organization. Learn more.

July 28, 2021

Real Estate Executive Director, Colorado State University Research Foundation (CSURF)
CSURF is seeking an Executive Director, Real Estate, a management level staff member, who is responsible for the successful implementation of real estate transactions and projects in a collaborative environment. The position will take the lead to identify, analyze, and coordinate development projects and real estate investments, as well as assist with analyzing and optimizing a diverse portfolio of commercial and residential properties. Applications will be considered until position is filled. Learn more.

July 28, 2021

Business Development Manager, Innovation Partnership Building, UConn Tech Park
The Innovation Partnership Building (IPB) at the UConn Tech Park is an interdisciplinary work environment with a mission to provide faculty expertise, state-of-the-art laboratories, and specialized equipment to enhance commercialization of new products and high-paying jobs for the State of Connecticut. The IPB seeks qualified applicants for the Business Development Manager position. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the incumbent will be responsible for developing financially viable consortia by creating and fostering connections between various IPB centers and external corporations. This position requires a sound scientific knowledge base in order to promote mutually beneficial relationships between UConn, the State of Connecticut, and small, medium, and large corporations. The incumbent will be expected to coordinate and follow through on necessary outreach activities to form the relationships mentioned above, as well as provide tours and promotional information to interested parties. Learn more.

July 15, 2021

Industry Research Alliances Specialist, San José State University
Reporting to the Director of Innovation, the Industry Research Alliances Specialist will develop and manage an industry alliance program that enhances research and technology transfer opportunities, create industry-sponsored research partnerships, and build collaborations that are mutually beneficial to both industry and University research teams in the Office of Innovation. The Industry Research Alliances Specialist is responsible for developing, managing and strengthening new and existing research collaborations between the SJSU research enterprise and industry stakeholders. Learn more.

July 12, 2021

Executive Director, Illinois Medical District Commission
Created by statute in 1941, the Illinois Medical District Commission administers and controls zoning over the Illinois Medical District (“IMD”), a community of health, technology and life science organizations in the heart of Chicago, two miles west of the Loop on 560 acres. The Executive Director is the Chief Executive of the IMD and has responsibility for its daily operations, the implementation of its strategic plan, and the overall furthering of its mission. The Executive Director will embrace the vision for the IMD and collaboratively develop a strategy for the organization during a time of growth. Learn more.

Posted July 2, 2021

President and Chief Executive Officer, Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, Inc. (NIIC)
The NIIC President and CEO will be the prime interface for entrepreneurs and will also be responsible for managing the operations, planning, marketing and development of the business / technology incubator. In this capacity, the successful candidate will have the unique opportunity to work with entrepreneurs and investors, to identify and then launch a series of new, strategically relevant, high potential businesses. This person must possess a passion for building new businesses, along with the curiosity, vision, optimism, empathy, and rigorous strategic mindset required to assess, shape, and support emerging startups. Learn more.