Assistant Vice President for Technology Commercialization and Director of the Office of Technology Licensing, University of Florida

Looking for a great opportunity in a high-energy, high-growth, and innovative town? Welcome to the University of Florida in sunny Gainesville, Florida. UF has retained the Vortechs Group in an …

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How to Get Noticed in Technology Commercialization

Get noticed in technology commercialization

Let’s face it, technology commercialization is a close-knit niche. People tend to stay, and while they might work for different organizations, they seldom leave the field. We work with a …

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Applying Startup Thinking to Your Technology Commercialization Department

Thinking like a start up in technology commercialization

If you lead a technology commercialization department, you have probably had the opportunity to work with startups on a number of levels. You are also (perhaps, painfully) aware that they …

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5 Tools Every Technology Commercialization Professional Needs When Job Seeking

If you’re in technology commercialization and you’re looking for a new opportunity, you know it’s not as easy as running a search on one of the big career sites. Technology …

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If You Want to Be Successful in Intellectual Property Management Do This

How to be a success in intellectual property management

The “this” I’m referring to might surprise you. It’s not education, although you do need a good education to go into such a cerebral undertaking. It’s not a J.D., although …

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Should Entrepreneurial Experience Be a Requirement for Tech Transfer Jobs?

Are entrepreneurs a good fit for tech transfer jobs?

What makes the ideal tech transfer candidate? Good communication skills, a knack for building relationships and connecting with people are important. What about background? What education level? An advanced degree …

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Technology Commercialization Recruiting: Ways to Avoid a Bad Hiring Decision

Avoid these things to ensure you won't have a bad hire

If you’re in technology commercialization, you may worry you won’t be able to find the right job candidate, but the larger concern here is hiring the wrong one. Hiring the …

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3 Underappreciated Skills of Technology Licensing Professionals

The unrecognized skills of technology licensing professionals

We say it often here at the Vortechs Group – technology licensing professionals wear a lot of hats – and a good one possesses a nice balance between raw intelligence …

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Houston Methodist: Director of Technology Transfer

  Work for one of FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” Houston Methodist has earned this impressive distinction for 10 years in a row. As Director of Technology Transfer, …

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University of Kentucky: Director of Technology Transfer

University of Kentucky Job Specification

  Take your career to the next level at this public land-grant institution with grant and contract awards totaling $285 million in 2015. The University of Kentucky has increased its grants …

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