Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Market Research Associate to join the Technology Transfer Department. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position, and is eligible for benefits.
The Market Research Associate will assist in technology licensing efforts by advising, through thorough research and creativity, on technology marketing strategy. This role will be responsible for evaluating new tech disclosures & utilizing creativity in exploring avenues for product development. This position will be capable of being highly creative - presenting well-researched and organized data in defense of markets and products to pursue. The Market Research Associate will collaborate with Patent Agent and Technology Transfer team in creating informed patent strategy and justification. The Market Research Associate may also at times, support in the active marketing of technologies through various channels including but not limited to press and publications, web & digital, as well as event support and management.
Physical duties for this position include but are not limited to near sighted vision and ability to distinguish basic colors. Hearing requirements include the ability to hear and respond to instructions, and communicate effectively to others. Other physical tasks include occasional standing/walking; however, this job is mostly sedentary in nature. Other occupational requirements include talking, traveling, working around others, with others, and working alone. Prolonged work hours may be required based on project needs. Physical duties are subject to change.