Assistant Director, Enterprise and Innovation

  • University of Nevada Reno
  • University of Nevada, Reno, North Virginia Street, Reno, NV, USA
  • Oct 29, 2018
Full time Business Development General Business Professional Services

Job Description

ob Description

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for an Assistant Director of Enterprise and Innovation for the UNR Innevation Center- powered by Switch. The position will be responsible for creating and supporting an environment in the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center which fosters ideation, innovation, incubation, acceleration, prototyping, and commercialization in support of a vibrant innovation ecosystem in the region. Other duties include, but are not limited to: overseeing the membership program; managing student workers and administrative staff; enabling members of the Innevation Center to achieve their entrepreneurial goals; co-directing the InNEVator pre-accelerator program; monitoring budgets, expense reports and other financial data; responding to all inquiries regarding the Center and its activities; recruiting mentors, educators, and business leaders; planning and executing events; designing and executing programming and manage the development of a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship; coordinating educational events; assisting in marketing the Innevation Center forge connections with NCAR, the community, the Ozmen Center, University faculty, staff, and students; coordinating meeting space usage; and other duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications

Bachelors and two years of experience or a Master’s and one year.

Related Experience: Commercial Operations Management, Non-Profit Management and/or Start-Up experience.