The successful applicant will join a multi-disciplinary team at the UPM to design and implement translational applications of end products, services and technological outputs of the Human Brain Project (HBP).
This will involve the formation of strategic links with partners in industry and development of potential business models.
The successful applicant will be involved in planning and launching a call for expressions of interest for industry engagement as part of the HBP.
Typical activities :
1. Identification of promising technologies for industrial exploitation
2. Identification and interaction with potential user companies
3. TRL assessment
4. Technology roadmaps
5. Business plans
6. Licensing of patents, software or knowledge
Skills / Qualifications
Demonstrated experience in enterprises linked to neuroscience and neurocomputing, including founding technology developments of spin-off companies, exploitation of patents, and interactions with industry.
Knowledge of Industrial Innovation, Technology transfer processes, and Neuromarket analysis. Contacts with research institutes in hospitals and research centres.
The doctorate degree should be obtained at least 5 years ago to be considered as senior researcher. Postgraduate studies in technology management will be also taken into consideration in the evaluation.