The New York office of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research is populated by the President and CEO, the Scientific Director and executive management team of the Institute. Under the direction and control of the Board of Directors this group formulates and oversees the scientific strategy, programs, collaborations and allocation of resources of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research with input from a Scientific Advisory Committee. In addition, staff in the New York office manage the human resources, communications, and intellectual property of the organization, as well as provide other administrative services.
The Ludwig New York Office seeks an Intellectual Property Manager to assist in identifying areas of Ludwig research suitable for patent protection. Working closely with scientists world-wide, members of Ludwig’s Intellectual Property Office and outside patent counsel, the successful candidate will take part in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications. In addition, the IP Manager will work together with the Intellectual Property team in the negotiations and drafting of various agreements, such as license agreements, collaborative research agreements and material transfer agreements (MTAs).
The position would suit candidates looking to transition from a research career to technology transfer and intellectual property commercialization. Applicants should have post-doctoral research experience, preferably at least two years in cancer immunology, epigenetics, metabolism, genomics, or related fields. A wide-ranging interest in science and an ability to rapidly assimilate new data are essential. A background in cancer research and some prior experience of technology transfer would be advantageous.
Applicant must be authorized to work in US. The Ludwig New York Office operates on a hybrid work schedule.
Salary is dependent upon previous experience. Interested candidates should apply in writing by submitting a resumé and two references, before Oct 31, 2022 to:
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Ltd
Attn: Ludwig HR Jobs – IP02
600 Third Avenue / 32nd Floor
New York, NY 10016
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
600 Third Avenue, 32nd floor
New York, New York, U.S. 10016
T (212) 450 1500
F (212) 450 1565