CIT grows and diversifies Virginia’s economy by investing in and accelerating innovation commercialization and entrepreneurship. CIT acts as Virginia’s leading resource for innovation-based economic growth strategies and programs. To promote Virginia’s national innovation leadership position, CIT places an emphasis on several emerging technology industries including cybersecurity, smart city technologies and unmanned systems. CIT also supports the Commonwealth’s socio-economic growth through the acceleration of broadband communications throughout Virginia.
The Center for Innovative Technology is seeking a Program Assistant for our Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF). This position facilitates daily operation of the program with emphasis on administrative support for the lifecycle of outreach, solicitation development, proposal review, and grants awarded under CRCF. CIT administers the fund on behalf of the Commonwealth of Virginia. This part-time position reports to the Vice President of Research Investment and the Senior R&D Specialist based on a matrixed organizational structure.
CIT provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Job Type: Part-time