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The Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG; Barcelona) is currently seeking a technology transfer specialist to lead the Technology Transfer and Innovation area.

We are looking for a dynamic, organized and self-motivated person with experience in management of intellectual property, valorization and commercialization of technologies. She or he should have solid business development, communication and team-working skills, as well as previous experience on transferring relevant technology innovations from the academic context to market within a commercial environment. The successful candidate will work on a wide variety of projects derived or related to research at CRAG, and will be ultimately responsible for developing the Technology Transfer Office mission: to promote the transference of scientific results for the public benefit, to facilitate collaborations with industry, to promote economic development, and to generate royalty income for reinvestment into research and education.

It is expected that the Technology Transfer Office will work synergistically and in close collaboration within the Science and Impact organizational area of CRAG, which also includes the Offices of Projects and International Affairs, and of Communication and Open Science (

Please submit all the application through CRAG website:  Reference:  20/2020

Informal inquiries are welcome and may be addressed to the Director, Prof. José Luis Riechmann ([email protected])


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