Senior Associate Director for Licensing and Strategic Transactions – Stanford University

The Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) at Stanford was established in 1970 to manage the intellectual property assets of Stanford University. OTL evaluates, markets, and licenses technology owned by the University. OTL’s mission is to encourage effective technology transfer for the public benefit as well as generating royalty income for Stanford to benefit research and education. OTL is one of the country’s most active offices in the field of technology transfer from the university to industry. Their staff, most of whom are professionals engaged directly in licensing, manages over 4,000 active dockets.

OTL Fast Facts

Position Summary

  • Organization: Stanford University Office of Technology Licensing
  • Title: Senior Associate Director for Licensing and Strategic Transactions
  • Salary range: $195,000-225,000 (depending on qualifications)
  • Work environment & Location: On-Site in Redwood City, CA
  • Visa Sponsorship: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

More about Living in the Bay Area

The Office of Technology Licensing is located in Redwood City, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. From “The City of Redwood City is a San Francisco Bay Area community located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the technology-rich region extending from the San Francisco Peninsula to the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Redwood City is the third largest city in the County of San Mateo, with 85,992 residents. The city enjoys an average of 255 sunny days a year, which it boasts via the city slogan: “Climate Best by Government Test”. Incorporated in 1867, Redwood City is home to the San Mateo County History Museum (located in the county’s old courthouse) and the only active deep water port within the south bay of San Francisco. The city’s vibrant downtown, quickly becoming known as the entertainment hub of the San Francisco Peninsula, offers residents, visitors, and businesses a unique retail, entertainment, and restaurant experience.” Click the link above to learn even more about Redwood City!

Stanford has put together a guide to living in the area, with information about each of the different neighborhoods in and around Palo Alto.

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