- Word Processing
- Communication Skills
- Customer Service
Commercialization Success Partner- Technology Development - (434839)
Experience and Education
Bachelor’s degree in a science or business related field and five (5) years professional experience in university technology transfer, grant/contract administration, university research administration, business administration, or related field.
Work with partners to learn and understand how a broad range of research and clinical departments and industry functions turning ideas into movement/action in a courteous and timely manner.
Lead our partners, with the help of our collective team and resources, through all aspects of technology commercialization process.
Assist partners with implementing ideas and assist with the risk and stress.
Establish and build relationships with key internal and external partners.
Communicate effectively with our internal and external partners to garner relationships, brainstorm and find solutions.
Performs challenging problem solving for creative solutions.
Support the team and grow your own skills and abilities.
Interact with university faculty to clarify descriptions of new technologies and obtain information concerning development of intellectual property and it commercial potential.
Assists in initial evaluation of new intellectual properties.
Manages and markets intellectual property developed by university investigators/inventors; prepares marketing materials. Identifies companies best suited for commercial development of intellectual property consistent with university's licensing strategy. Performs follow-up on licensing opportunities.
Interacts with university faculty to clarify descriptions of new technologies and obtain information concerning development of intellectual property and its commercial potential.
Develops policies, procedures, and strategies for assessment and management of intellectual properties.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Work requires excellent customer service, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills.
Work requires problem solving and negotiation skills.
Work requires ability to utilize word processing and spreadsheet software.
Work requires ability to utilize spreadsheet software.
Work requires various media venues and personal contact with all levels of internal and external personnel and organizations.
Work is performed primarily in general office area.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT
Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
Primary Location: Texas-Dallas-5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Work Locations: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd 5323 Harry Hines Blvd Dallas 75390
Job: Professional & Executive
Organization: 155000 - Technology Development
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Standard
Job Posting: Dec 30, 2019, 9:33:43 AM