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Commercialization Analyst Internship

Now Hiring Commercialization Analysts for Summer 2022- Spring 2023

Join Our Team: Internship Opportunity at the Intersection of Business, Science & Law

The Office of Technology Management is seeking MBA, JD, and PhD candidates to join its paid commercialization analyst internship program, starting Summer 2022 and lasting through Spring 2023.  

Who We Are

We are the office responsible for protecting and commercializing innovations developed at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Who Can Apply

UIUC MBA students, law students, and PhD students in any scientific field (PhD students must have approval from their advisors before a job can be accepted). 

What You Will Do

In this position you will develop an understanding of intellectual property law, market and industry analysis, and licensing strategies. You will assess new innovations for patentability, commercial readiness and next steps.  OTM staff will mentor you to ensure your professional development.  

Internship Details

Pay rate: $21.50/hour
Hours: Summer months: 35 hours/week (Ph.D. candidates only work 35 hours/week the first two weeks); Class months: 10 hours/week.

Information Session

Learn more at our zoom information session on February 9, 2022 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. Link below (will be live when the session begins). We'll also record and post the session here.

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/85432513830?pwd=d3pta3Q4TWYwdmZ6eDQzbEZMaysydz09

To Apply:

Submit résumé and cover letter via Handshake (#5873087) or Simplicity (#37899) or email to Heather Jones at hbaker@illinois.edu. Deadline: February 25, 2022 at 5:00 P.M. Now extended to February 28 at 8:00 am

Watch our information session (recorded February 9, 2022)

 

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