Commercialisation Associate - Social and Behavioural Sciences

Full time and part time (3 days/week) applications welcome
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Are you ready to pivot?

Your innovation career is this way

Pivot your career to innovation and help us bring the next Triple P Positive Parenting Program® to the world.

Bring your analytical mindset and creative spirit to our team as we create change by commercialising UQ’s world-class IP to solve problems, big and small.

Create global impact by commercialising UQ's world class behavioural science research discoveries

Pivot your business/legal/health/digital expertise towards innovation projects

Join Australia's leading university commercialisation company

UniQuest is Australia’s leading university commercialisation company.  We partner with researchers at The University of Queensland (UQ) to create impact through the commercialisation of UQ’s intellectual property (IP). Our track record includes the licensing of Australia’s blockbuster vaccine Gardasil®, and the Triple P – Positive Parenting Program® – one of the most effective evidence-based parenting programs in the world, reaching over 4 million children and their families in more than 25 countries.

Join UniQuest as a Commercialisation Associate in the Social and Behavioural Sciences team, and you will:
  • Identify and champion new, commercially-valuable intellectual property which can transform the way global communities tackle the big challenges such as mental health, education, and aging;
  • Prepare and qualify preliminary due diligence evaluations and robust commercialisation plans;
  • Support business development and deal activities;
  • Learn and benefit from your experienced colleagues.

You will build and maintain strong relationships with world-class researchers and commercialise intellectual property from a wide range of UQ’s faculties, institutes and schools, including the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law, as well as School of ITEE and Faculty of Medicine.

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Please send your CV and deal sheet (no more than four pages combined) to:

Applications close COB Monday, 30 May 2022