Current Job Openings at CTL

  • Business Development & Licensing Associate – Physical Sciences and Engineering

    CTL is seeking a Business Development & Licensing Associate (BDLA) to join the Physical Sciences Business Development and Licensing team at Cornell’s main campus in Ithaca, NY.

    The BDLA will report to the Associate Director for Technology Licensing in Physical Sciences (AD) and work under the supervision, direction, and oversight of the AD. BDLA will also support the functions of Business Development and Licensing Officers (BDLO).

    Learn more and apply here.

Ignite Fellow Technology Venture Opportunities

We are looking for candidates who dream big and take risks, want to become a CEO, CSO, or CTO founder, and want to take their entrepreneurial skills to the next level. The Ignite Fellow for New Ventures pre-phase allows any candidates with Ph.D. and master’s degrees to select an eligible Cornell technology from our database and connect with the Cornell inventor, if selected, to partner on a technology venture before applying to the open application cycle.

Find current open opportunities here.

Ignite Intern for Startups Opportunities

Technology Intern

Cornell-licensed startup MedExplain is hiring a technology intern to contribute to their growing platform functionality by beginning work on a mobile application. The intern will have the opportunity to work in React Native to develop a mobile application from the ground up. More information and the application process are here.

Current Job Openings at Cornell-licensed Startups

Ava Labs

a Cornell licensed startup, has several positions available spanning from Business Operations, Engineering, Finance, Legal, Marketing, and Product.
Apply here


a Cornell-licensed startup, has several job openings spanning from Engineering, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Product, Science, and Veterinary.
Apply here 


a Cornell licensed startup has a Senior Scientist -Antimicrobial Materials and Chemistry opening (Ithaca, NY).
Apply here


a Cornell licensed startup at Praxis incubator is looking for a full time lab technician to join our team in developing a clean, biological system for recovery and production of rare earth elements. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent educational experience in a biology or chemistry-related discipline and at least one year of experience working in a research lab setting with microbes.

Full details and how to apply can be found here:


If you are a Cornell startup and would like to advertise your current openings, you can contact Veronica Talavera, digital media & marketing manager at CTL.