Current Job Openings at CTL

Looking for a new job in technology transfer, business development, and commercialization?

View the following open opportunities at our office.

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).

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CTL Internship Opportunities

CTL Student Summer Support with Implementing Workflow Management Tool

CTL is implementing a process workflow management tool, a low-code SaaS platform called Airtable, for many workload process flow and management. The student will assist in adapting Airtable to enable tracking and sorting of relevant information by desired field(s), to highlight outstanding deadlines, to generate reports, and to enable access to those having appropriate permission.

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Outreach Intern at the Center for Technology Licensing

Under the supervision of the Innovation Outreach Specialist, the Outreach Intern will be assisting the Technology Initiatives and Outreach team in new faculty identification, event planning, contact database maintenance, and metrics assembly.

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CTL – Marketing & Storytelling Intern

To support that effort, the TIO team is seeking a motivated and talented marketing writing intern to join our team. The intern will work closely with our digital media & marketing manager to execute marketing strategies that drive growth and engagement. The ideal candidate is a creative, detail-oriented, and teachable individual with excellent writing and communication skills. This is a part-time position with a commitment of 8 hours per week.

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Ignite Fellow for New Ventures 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.

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Ignite Intern for Startups Opportunities

Next recruitment cycle starts on September 4th, 2023. Visit Ignite Intern for Startups webpage for more information.

Current Job Openings at Cornell-licensed Startups

Abstractive Health

Cornell-licensed  startup has a Senior Engineer of NLP, Founding Engineer opening.

Ava Labs

Cornell-licensed startup Ava Labs has several positions available in Business Operations, Engineering, Finance, Legal, Marketing, and Product.


Cornell-licensed startup Embark has several positions available in Engineering, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Product, Science, and Veterinary.


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


Cornell-licensed startup REEgen, located at Praxis incubator, is looking for a full-time lab technician to join the team in developing a clean, biological system for the 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.

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.