Graduate Assistant of Innovation - The O'Pake Institute

Graduate Assistant of Innovation - The O'Pake Institute

locationReading, PA 19601, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/18/2023

Job Summary: 

The O’Pake Graduate Assistant of  Innovation is responsible for assisting in the Technology Transfer Office, and biomedical and technology related client activity.  

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Chair of the Technology Transfer Office/ IP Committee (60%) 
  • Manage Tech Transfer Activity 
  • Intake 
  • Project Management 
  • Client Service 
  • Training  
  • Tracking  
  • Oversee biomedical initiatives (15%) 
  • Fellow Management (20%) 
  • Life & Physical Sciences 
  • Engineering 
  • Pre-Law 
  • Academic Services (5%) 
  • Work alongside the other Graduate Assistants and related positions. 
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.  

Required Skills/Abilities:  

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Platforms 
  • Familiar with social media platforms (Linkedin, Facebook, Instagram)  
  • Motivated, self-starting and hard working attitude 
  • The ability to demonstrate time and project management skills  

Education and Experience: 

  • College Diploma or equivalent  
  • 2 years of related experience  

Physical Requirements:  

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer 
  • Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds at times