Technology Portfolio Manager
We are searching for a Technology Portfolio Manager (TPM) to interface with invention disclosing UMN personnel (faculty, staff, and graduate students) as well as industry sponsors interested in pre-competitive research. Key responsibilities for the position include encouraging, cultivating, assessing, and advancing a wide variety of inventions from the University of Minnesota.
Preferred background or skills: materials, polymer chemistry, or biomedical engineering. Also potentially beneficial is some level of software/app/web development experience.
To apply for this position, got to the University of Minnesota Job portal and search for job #325556.
We value innovative mindsets and entrepreneurial spirit. If you’re a self-starter interested in learning more about how to transform a research project into a commercial product, consider applying to our internship program.
We accept graduate and professional students from a variety of educational backgrounds and hire on a rolling basis. Interns' roles include helping assess the commercial potential of new technology and conducting patent searches.
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