The Licensing Associate in the University of South Carolina's Technology Commercialization Office (TCO), Office of Economic Engagement, is responsible for commercializing UofSC technologies by marketing them to industry. Such commercialization includes working with UofSC researchers to secure disclosures, assessment of commercial viability, evaluation of market size, identification of potential licensees, and initiation of direct contact with potential licensees, and negotiation of licenses. The licensing associate will also perform compliance on all active licenses.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master's degree in related field and 2 years related program experience, or bachelor's degree and 4 years related experience.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 78753
About The University of South Carolina
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