Illinois Institute of Technology is seeking an Assistant Director to enable and empower innovation and entrepreneurship at the new Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Ed Kaplan Institute is designed to enable global entrepreneurship focused on human advancement enabled through an innovation and entrepreneurship platform built for Illinois Tech students, faculty, and alumni.
The Assistant Director will help in the implementation of the programming directives of the Institute. S/he will oversee the different programs within the Institute including the innovation sandboxes, external events, and collaborative experiences. S/he will also interface with different units and departments across campus as part of the Kaplan initiative. The ideal candidate has a breadth of organizational experience and is capable of both leading a team as well as building a robust, scalable foundation for programs at an Institutional level.
Master’s Degree in Management, Design, and/or Engineering.