Business Incubation Associate

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs/Whitewater Incubation Program

Qualifications: Applicants must possess an Associate’s degree and seven years relevant/related work experience OR bachelor’s degree and three years administrative or similar experience is required.  Applicants lacking credentials may be considered if significant and progressive work experience can be demonstrated.  A business degree and/or private sector experience is preferred.

Rank: Non-instructional Academic Staff

Salary: Commensurate with knowledge/experiences within range of $36,426 to $54,638

Responsibilities: Under the direct supervision of the Director, the Incubation Services Associate will:
•Coordinate Whitewater Incubation Program programs and services;
•Coordinate Whitewater University Technology Park Board general operations;
•Coordinate web design/maintenance, graphic design, and other professional support to the Whitewater University Technology Park, the Whitewater University Innovation Center, and/or the Whitewater Incubation Program (including the Innovation Hub, the Launch Pad, and other incubation programs/services);
•Serve as lead worker;
•Engage in professional development/apply knowledge gained to the performance of key duties; and
•Complete other projects as assigned.

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University: UW-Whitewater is a premier public regional university with an enrollment of over 12,043 students in 50 undergraduate majors and 11 master's degree programs.  It offers high-quality, career oriented programs with a model general education curriculum. 

Community: Whitewater, a city with a population of over 14,000 is located in southeastern Wisconsin near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest.  The immediate area offers a wide variety of summer and winter recreational activities, including facilities of the nearby Whitewater Lake recreational area.  Whitewater is 50 miles from Milwaukee, 45 miles from Madison and 110 miles from Chicago. 

Application: A complete application package must include:
•a letter of application describing your qualifications for the position, including salary requirements,
•A resume including all relevant professional experience, and the names and contact information for three (3) supervisory/professional references.

Only complete applications will be considered.  Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, lists of applicants must be released upon request.  Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.  Only electronic submissions accepted.  Please send applications to Ron Fleischmann, Search Point of Contact, via email to fleischr@uww.edu.  All documents should be provided as Adobe .pdfs, if possible.  Official post-secondary education transcripts will be required upon hire.  A criminal background check is also required prior to hire. 

Review: Applications received by 25 November 2013are ensured consideration; the position is considered open until otherwise noted.

UW-Whitewater is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.