Technology Licensing Associate - Mayo Clinic Ventures

Business Development
Why Mayo Clinic
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic's mission to provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming environment to patients from a wide variety of backgrounds and creating an inclusive work environment where differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and contribute to their fullest potential. This commitment to diversity is woven into the fabric of Mayo Clinic — we embrace these values as we serve our patients, employees, students, suppliers and communities.
Position description
The purpose of this position is to provide technical and administrative support to Technology Licensing Managers and IP Compliance Specialists in support of MCV technology commercialization efforts. Key focus will be applied to supporting activities that provide positive financial returns, translate Mayo technologies to patients and providing quality service and outcomes to Mayo Clinic inventors. The incumbent will assist with the processing and evaluation of disclosures and inventions , and provides assistance with patent prosecution activities, agreement drafting and certain licensing activities of assigned or delegatd projects. Utilizes leadership qualities, strong team play and interpersonal skills, and broad technical knowledge in all interations with inventors, allied health staff and internal / external business contacts.

This role will have a hybrid schedule of on-site presence and remote work.

This vacancy is not eligible for sponsorship/ we will not sponsor or transfer visas for this position.

Bachelor's degree required. Coursework or prior work experience in the areas of biological or physical science is helpful. Master's degree in business, science or related field preferred. Two years of experience in the area of technology licensing is preferred. Good human relations and written and verbal communication skills. High level of technical competence and confidence. Customer focused. Decision making and problem solving ability. Ability to manage several projects or tasks simultaneously and exercise appropriate judgment when prioritizing projects and when to engage with Licensing Manager or MCV colleagues for guidance or direction. Ability to function well in a team setting and work in a diverse work environment. Knowledge of business, laws and regulations relating to patenting and licensing of technologies preferred.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,542.40, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
M-F, daytime hours
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Administration, Business, Finance
Job posting number
Maggie Kramer
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.