The LaunchPad Program Manager supports the mission of the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars which is part of SU Libraries. The LaunchPad is Syracuse University's innovation hub, connecting the entire University's resource-rich ecosystem with a global network that provides support for aspiring entrepreneurs, inventors and creators. The position reports to the Executive Director, and supports communications, outreach, events planning and management, as well as other strategic initiatives. This is a highly collaborative role, and the successful candidate will work with LaunchPad staff and academic units across campus to deliver effective programs that support the student experience and Syracuse University's Academic Strategic Plan to create an innovation ecosystem across the institution that prepares participants to be trailblazers in an entrepreneurial world.
Internal Number: 86006
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