Job Description: TECHNOLOGY LICENSING ASSOCIATE, Technology Licensing Office (TLO), to be responsible for reviewing, drafting, and negotiating material transfer agreements (MTAs) to support researchers interested in gaining access to research tools from both companies and academic research institutions. Will support an associate technology licensing officer and act as a liaison between MIT researchers and the material providers to facilitate transactions; manage a material transfer agreement database; and implement administrative systems and procedures to facilitate the MTA process.
Job Requirements: REQUIRED: a B.A. or B.S. degree in the life sciences or biomedical field; facility with computer applications, preferably involving database systems; excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to quickly communicate complex issues clearly and succinctly. Seek detail- and deadline-oriented individual who demonstrates excellent organizational and priority setting skills and is able to manage multiple projects simultaneously. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who enjoys working independently in a collaborative setting and thrives in an environment that encourages strategic thinking. Some research and/or business experience and familiarity with material transfer agreements would be plusses. Job #15480-N
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