Post-Doctoral R&D Entrepreneurship Fellow

University of Memphis: Center for Entrepreneurship

University of Memphis: Center for Entrepreneurship

Full-time
Memphis, TN, USA
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024

Position Summary

Deep Science Postdoctoral R&D Entrepreneurship Fellows will work in a highly collaborative environment to conceive experiments, conduct research, and analyze data to get University of Memphis patented technologies ready for market. Fellows should hold a PhD degree in an area of science related to the technology targeted for commercialization and be able to work independently and with modest scientific mentoring from the inventor to achieve program goals. Fellows will also participate in entrepreneurship and start-up training provided by innovation partner Epicenter.

Minimum Position Qualifications

A Ph.D. with emphasis on research related to patented technologies. Advanced ABD’s may be considered if degree completion is imminent. Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including a proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Desired Qualifications: (Ideal applicant; applicants without these skills will be considered).

  • Strong record of prior publication in field of study.
  • Strong interest in entrepreneurship and desire to pursue startup development.
  • Strong interest in working in a lab environment.
  • Strong interest in working in a startup culture.
University of Memphis: Center for Entrepreneurship is an equal opportunity employer.