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Department: 148501 - BTEC-Biomfg Training Ed Ctr
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
Essential job duties for the Director, Industry Programs and Research include, but are not limited to:
Develop and deliver courses for both university students and industry trainees in subject matter related to bioprocessing, and particularly the manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals. Delivery methods include lecture, laboratory activities (including BTEC's simulated cGMP lab space), and distance learning
Establish and maintain relationships with industry and academic partners both within and outside the U.S.
Identify opportunities to conduct process and analytical services to industry and academia, to provide short courses to professionals, and to conduct bioprocess research
Present BTEC capabilities and status to prospective clients from industry, academia, government organizations, etc.
Lead BTEC's bioprocess services program, including managing staff dedicated to that program
Serve as manager to the head of BTEC's professional development program
Lead BTEC's growing research program. This includes managing staff working in that program and providing vision for growth and success
Serve as manager to BTEC's instructional designer
Prepare or coordinate preparation of project proposals and grant applications to bring work into BTEC's bioprocess services and research programs
Play an active role on BTEC's marketing team, whose mission is to organize resources to create marketing materials, organize promotional events, and develop other marketing initiatives as needed.
Initiate and maintain program management efforts at BTEC. Establish project management governance procedures, track and trend milestones and action items critical to meeting the goals and strategies imperatives of BTEC, and communicate performance and issues to the organization and key stakeholders
Provide leadership to BTEC's industry advisory board
Along with BTEC's director, keep BTEC's strategic plan current
Perform any other tasks/responsibilities assigned by supervisor.
Require post-baccalaureate credentials or a bachelor's degree plus alternative or equivalent professional training and experience may be substituted for the advanced degree on an exceptional basis.
Good written and verbal communication skills, and particularly the ability to present information clearly and concisely in oral and written form to diverse audiences, ranging from university students with limited bioprocessing experience to industry professionals.
Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work with different groups within BTEC, clients, students from the University and from industry, and other key industry stakeholders.
Strong leadership skills and poise in approach to work.
Attention to detail.
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Ability to adapt to constantly changing priorities.
Knowledge of laboratory safety and biosafety practices.
Proficiency with Google suite, MS Office suite, specifically MS Word, MS Excel, and PowerPoint.
10 years of experience in biopharmaceutical process development and/or manufacturing
10 years of experience working in a GMP or GMP-like environment
5 years experience in course development and/or delivery to university students or professionals
Experience in project management and use of project management tools
Required license or certification:
Position Number: 00065064
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