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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 website. If the position is filled prior to the 90 day limit, please contact AURP and request that it be removed.
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September 20th, 2023
Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives at Oregon State University-Cascades in Bend, Oregon
The Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives will assist and advise the Chancellor and Dean by providing research, planning, and direction for major strategic initiatives and projects that formally engage external partners (private sector and governmental) as assigned. This position is critical because of the need for OSU-Cascades to be effectively engaged in supporting economic development in Central Oregon and building opportunities for faculty and staff to work with those external partners. The position will provide a trusted partner for private sector and governmental entities in Central Oregon and Oregon to engage with and will work collaboratively with academic and administrative leadership at OSU-Cascades.

To apply and/or review the full job profile CLICK HERE. This position is open until filled. For more information contact Talent Acquisition Partner, Anthony Parker-Hoang at [email protected].

September 7th, 2023
Executive Director, Pinkney Innovation Complex for Science and Technology
Reporting to Dr. Michelle Campbell, the Senior Vice President for Advancement and Community Engagement, the Executive Director leads, manages, and oversees PIC MC, including the PIC MC Foundation Board and the development of the Pinkney Innovation Complex to support Montgomery College’s strategic plan, vision, and transformational aspirations.

To apply and/or review the full job profile CLICK HERE. This position is open until filled. For more information contact Senior Executive Search Consultant and Practice Leader, Shelley Sullivan Feather at [email protected] or Vice President of Executive Search, Tracey Weldon at [email protected].

August 10th, 2023
Vice President, Research and Technology Park Operations at Innovation Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Canada
Innovation Saskatchewan is seeking an experienced, values-based leader to oversee our Research and Technology Park Operations division.Reporting to the CEO of Innovation Saskatchewan, the Vice President, Research and Technology Park Operations will be responsible for collaborating with the Executive Team to develop strategic objectives and performance measures while providing operational leadership and overseeing the agency’s research and technology parks in Saskatoon and Regina.

To apply and/or review the full job profile CLICK HERE. This position is open until filled. For more information contact Director, Human Resources, Shauna Minty at [email protected].

August 10th, 2023
Program Manager - Business Incubator at Pima Community College in Tucson, AZ
The Business Incubator Program Manager is responsible for overseeing Pima Community College Incubator. The Program Manager - Business Incubator will be involved in establishing and launching the Business Incubator program, including operations, program management, and other key functions.. The Business Incubator program is designed to support the development and growth of new and early-stage manufacturing companies, as well as to support existing manufacturers with their efforts to create new products and to optimize the production of existing products.

To apply and/or review the full job profile CLICK HERE. This position is open until filled.

August 4th, 2023
Knowledge Community Director at Wexford Science & Technology in Philadelphia, PA

Wexford Science & Technology, the leading developer of university-centric real estate strategies and solutions is seeking a Knowledge Community Director for its Knowledge Community, uCity Square, in Philadelphia. In this position, you will be responsible for conceiving, planning and executing signature programs, both led by Wexford and in partnership with others across uCity Square; cultivating engagement across the district among our university partners, tenants, community members, and Philadelphia’s ecosystem leaders from industry and government; and amplifying the programming and quality-of-life in uCity Square through regular and targeted communications to support the uCity Square brand. You will also work collaboratively with our uCity Square development team to support select leasing, marketing, and economic development activities. This position requires both intellectual curiosity and strategic execution with demonstrated communication skills to engage diverse stakeholders; knowledge of university research and institutional advancement; a proven ability to design and implement impactful programs, events and initiatives; and a passion for building collaborative communities of innovators and creators.

To apply and/or review the full job profile, CLICK HERE. For more information, send email to [email protected].

August 4th, 2023
Marketing Specialist at Wexford Science & Technology in Baltimore, MD

Wexford Science & Technology, the leading developer of university-centric real estate strategies and solutions, is seeking a Marketing Specialist to join its corporate team in Baltimore. We are seeking a motivated, creative, and talented marketing and communications professional, specializing in graphic design, digital communications, and local marketing support. The ideal candidate will have a passion for developing high quality content for social media, web, events, leasing proposals, presentations, and print media, ensuring a consistent brand and identity for Wexford corporately and across our local Knowledge Community brands. They will enjoy coordinating multiple assignments with defined timelines and goals and possess excellent organizational, graphics, and written and verbal communication skills.

To apply and/or review the full job profile, CLICK HERE. For more information, send email to [email protected].

July 24th, 2023
Business Administrator (AE) at Wake Forest University School of Medicine for Gerontology/Geriatric Medicine Research Support in Winston-Salem, NC

The Wake Forest University School of Medicine for Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine Research Support Business Administrator functions as the lead strategic and financial officer for assigned area.  The position has broad and diverse responsibilities and for the oversight and general management of research administration activities and, research finance, research budget and research personnel functions.  Directly engages in the strategic planning process and assesses financial and human resources to develop business plans in support of the missions and goals. The position works collaboratively with the Section on Geriatric Medicine and Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s Prevention leadership team, including administrative leaders in the research and clinical enterprise, to ensure that streamlined activities within the organization are based on growth priorities and aligned with overall institutional priorities. Coordinates numerous activities across service and research areas and resource groups. Our highly integrated academic and clinical environment is deeply committed to improving health, elevating hope, and advancing healing – for all.

To apply and/or review the full job profile CLICK HERE. This position is open until filled. For more information contact Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Talent Acquisition Consultant Brandi Walton at [email protected].

July 13th, 2023
Director, Entrepreneurship & Innovation/URI Libraries at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, RI
URI Libraries is seeking a Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation; this position is responsible for developing and expanding multidisciplinary initiatives and programming that translate the student experience into real-world economic and social impact through Entrepreneurship and Innovation (E&I) initiatives.

For more information and to apply, please go to the following link:

June 29th, 2023
Vice President for Research & Economic Development at University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL
The University of Alabama (UA) seeks a strategic and collaborative leader with a distinguished scholarly profile and enterprising spirit to serve as its Vice President for Research & Economic Development (VPRED). The VPRED is the chief research officer reporting directly to the president. As such, the position leads UA’s Office for Research & Economic Development, with oversight regarding all aspects of research development, contract and grant accounting, research compliance and ethics, and commercialization. The VPRED creates, catalyzes, and achieves institutional priorities, including state and federal legislative priorities, and leads strategic initiatives that establish and enhance excellence across a broad spectrum of research activities. To lead an ambitious vision for research growth, the University seeks a VPRED with a demonstrated record of excellence in receiving and managing competitive large-scale funded research projects; a visionary approach to interdisciplinary research; expertise and insight regarding the future direction of sponsored research, nationally and globally; and superior leadership and management skills. While maintaining a sharp focus on sponsored research growth, the VPRED collaborates with the provost and academic deans to foster research, scholarship, and creative activity across the breadth of the flagship campus, as well as strengthening UA’s ties with federal, state, foundation, industry funding sources, and other research universities in the University of Alabama System and state. The successful candidate plays a key role in attracting top research faculty to UA, and in supporting their research objectives. As a key member of the president’s leadership team, the VPRED guides large-scale investments in laboratories, centers, institutes, and research groups.
Additional information about UA is available in the Further information on the VPRED search can be Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, list of five professional references with full contact information, and a request for confidentiality, if desired. Contact with references will require the explicit permission of the candidate. Interested candidates can submit applications, nominations, and expressions of interest electronically, and in confidence, to: Applications submitted by September 8, 2023, will receive full consideration. Confidential discussions about this opportunity may be arranged by contacting Ann Die Hasselmo at or Chris Butler at, consultants with Academic Search, Washington, D.C.