Ghent University is seeking an entrepreneurial and dynamic staff member to facilitate the value creation based on our research in the field of crime, security, technology, digitalization and privacy.
For its liaison with industry, UGent uses a network of specialized business development centers, funded by the Industrial Research Fund (IOF), and backed by a central Technology Transfer Office. In this way, UGent is committed to stimulating the commercialization of innovative knowledge and technology.
The business development centers group complements research departments by application domain or research expertise. Key technology transfer activities include industrial collaboration programs, IP licensing and spin-off creation.
i4S – Smart Solutions for Secure Societies
i4S is a new multidisciplinary economic valorization consortium that brings together the AUGent expertise from alpha, beta and gamma disciplines around crime, security and technology, digitization and privacy respectively. The consortium unites researchers from six faculties and eight departments in UGent and two university colleges in their pursuit of "smart solutions for secure societies" and represents 18 research groups, institutes and consortia with a total of more than 100 researchers. i4S was formed in response to and in anticipation of a vast and rapidly growing crime and security market in which technology and digitalization both pose major challenges and offer innovative solutions. Prof. Dr. Gert Vermeulen is the supervisor-coordinator.
Your most important tasks consist of:
This position involves a contractual appointment of indefinite duration. We offer you solid career prospects in the context of a stimulating employment status, which will largely depend on your knowledge and experience.
Please submit your application letter with detailed resume no later than May 10, 2021 (before 5 pm). This letter must be sent to the Chairman of the IOF Council, Prof. Freddy Haesebrouck via Ingrid.Merchiers@ugent.be.
The interviews will take place on May 26, 2021 and the assessment center on June 7 or June 10.Continue reading
|Title||Business Developer Smart Solutions for Secure Societies (i4S)|
|Job location||Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33, 9000 Gent|
|Published||March 26, 2021|
|Application deadline||May 10, 2021|
|Job types||Other  |
|Fields||Marketing,   Business Administration,   Entrepreneurship,   Cyber Security,   Information Systems (Business Informatics),   Information Systems,   Management  |