Professional Specialist

Position Summary: The Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education at Princeton University seeks applications for a Professional Specialist in Social Entrepreneurship. This new position reflects Princeton's broadening scope of entrepreneurship activities in the School of Engineering and Applied Science. The appointment is half-time for the year and may be extended subject to satisfactory performance and continued funding. The Professional Specialist will conduct numerous workshops for undergraduate and graduate students and frequently facilitate the monthly idea factory sessions. In addition, the Professional Specialist will act as a key advisor to students in the Keller Center's eLab program, a program that helps student entrepreneurs develop their nascent business ideas into viable businesses. He/ she will mentor and advise students interested in US healthcare and how entrepreneurship solutions can help address challenges in this space. The Professional Specialist may have the opportunity to teach courses and mentor undergraduate and/or graduate students, subject to sufficient enrollments and approval by the Dean of the Faculty. Any teaching would be in the areas of social entrepreneurship and would be expected to bring a unique educational experience to students through classroom teaching and other projects. Candidates must have an advanced degree. Candidates will be evaluated according to their professional accomplishments, track record of entrepreneurial activities, and teaching ability. The Professional Specialist needs deep expertise in US healthcare and entrepreneurial solutions to have an impact on challenges in this area. The appointment will be made through an appropriate academic department. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Applicants must apply online at http://jobs.princeton.edu and submit a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references.

Essential Qualifications: Candidates will be evaluated according to their professional accomplishments, track record of entrepreneurial activities, and teaching ability. The Professional Specialist needs deep expertise in US healthcare and entrepreneurial solutions to have an impact on challenges in this area. Candidates must have an advanced degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

Education Required: Advanced Degree

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.