Director in Business Development

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
20 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Educate members of the Boston University community about the commercialization process through one-on-one meetings, presentations, and connections to external experts. Encourage members of the Boston University Community to commercialize their ideas by providing rapid feedback on improvement strategies and a strategy for successful commercialization. Enable these individuals to commercialize their ideas by connecting them to the resources necessary to be successful (e.g., mentors, funding, champions, etc.). Create and manage an external expert network that can be called upon for support. Publicize discoveries from the Boston University Community through a variety of channels (websites,blogs, twitter, news, articles, events, blast emails, targeted marketing, etc.). Draft, negotiate, execute and monitor appropriate agreements including CDA's, Options, and Terms Sheets. Manage student Analysts as needed.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S., Masters preferred. Three to five years of related experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type