Assistant Director, Corporate ESP Farmer School of Business

Oxford, Ohio
Sep 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Farmer School of Business/Institute for Entrepreneurship:  Assistant Director, Corporate ESP to have a range of responsibilities related to advancing the teaching, research, and service activities within the Institute for Entrepreneurship to include:  Developing new programmatic activities related to entrepreneurship and innovation; building further on existing programmatic activities such as lecture series and workshops; increasing engagement with Miami alumni founders, funders and advisors of organizations focused on entrepreneurship and innovation; assisting in research activities in entrepreneurship and innovation; directing activities related to all financial matters (invoicing, collecting, and managing) of corporate entrepreneurship or creativity and for all financial matters of developing and executing grants; pursuing external funding through grant writing; improving external communications; developing activities in entrepreneurship and innovation including seminars, internships, and course projects; assisting with activities for the Institute for Entrepreneurship including: teaching & coordinating our introductory entrepreneurship course (if credentialed), working with our other Assistant Director(s) on activities to advance the mission of the Institute for Entrepreneurship such as Startup Weekend, the Assistant Director of Corporate Entrepreneurship will be involved with implementing the entrepreneurship co-major; other duties as assigned.


Require:  Bachelor’s degree in business, education or related field; 0-5 years of experience in business, higher education, or related field; experience and understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation (as demonstrated by coursework, professional experience, or working in a university entrepreneurship program); excellent written and oral presentation skills; willingness to work irregular hours including evenings and weekends; and willingness to travel.

Preferred Qualifications: M.B.A. or advanced degree in related field; experience with entrepreneurial or innovation organizations; experience in an entrepreneurial ecosystem; experience developing and promoting new programs or events, and experience in a university entrepreneurship program.

Applicants should submit letter of interest, resume and list of three references to Inquiries only to Ashley Martin at Screening of applications will begin September 25, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  

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