Commercialisation Manager (Physical Sciences)

Queen Mary University of London - Queen Mary Innovation Ltd

An experienced professional is required to manage the commercialisation of intellectual property arising principally from the research base of Science and Engineering Faculty at Queen Mary University of London. This position requires an in-depth knowledge of intellectual property protection and exploitation through technology licensing and new spinout company formation.

You will have a strong scientific background in the physical sciences, with experience in technology transfer in higher education, or equivalent experience in the private sector. You will also have strong project management and communications skills, be a proactive self-starter, a strong negotiator and preferably have a proven track record in deal completion. Candidates with experience in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Materials Science are particularly encouraged to apply.

This full-time permanent post will be based in the Queen Mary Innovation (QMI) offices at our Mile End campus. The salary is negotiable and dependent on experience. Benefits include 30 days of annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Lessia Djakowska at or on 020 7882 5391.

Further details and an application form can be found at:

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For further details and to make an application please visit and search for QMUL10164.

The closing date for applications is 12 December 2016. Interviews are expected to be held shortly after.

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