The Office of Innovation and Economic Development is looking for a dynamic and creative individual to lead and organize business incubation activities for the University of Maine.
The Director of Business Incubation is responsible for working with a portfolio of companies in our business incubation programs at the Target Technology Incubator, Foster Center for Student Innovation as well as at locations supported by UMaine across the state. The director provides a high level of business coaching for new and seasoned entrepreneurs, building teams of mentors, resource providers and experts to support entrepreneurs. The director will also manage the Bangor region Top Gun entrepreneurial accelerator class and develop and implement new programs and events as needed.
The ideal candidate will be able to engage both students and experienced entrepreneurs and will have experience as an entrepreneur or in coaching people with innovative businesses or projects. The candidate should have excellent problem solving and communication skills and embrace working in a fun, fast-paced and innovative work environment.
A full job description and application requirements can be found at: https://umaine.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=35969&job=director-of-business-incubation
The University of Maine is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.