SSTI Job Corner

Have an open position? Let us post your position or RFP listing — it's free for SSTI Members/$95 for all others. Postings stay active on our website for 45 days and a brief mention is included in the SSTI Weekly Digest. Please use our listing submission form or send the position title, description, and any other relevant information to Ellen Marrison ( | 614.901.1690). The deadline to be included in our weekly newsletter is Wednesday at 12:00 PM. 

The following positions are available:

Innovation and Economic Prosperity (IEP) Program Associate - APLU

The IEP Program Associate will provide administrative and programmatic support to the Innovation and Economic Prosperity (IEP) Universities program in APLU’s Office of Economic Development and Community Engagement. Specific duties include coordination of program logistics and timeline, web-based workshops and activities, event planning and management, website management and supporting program promotion and recruitment efforts, scheduling multi-organizational meetings, coordinating virtual meetings, and contributing to fundraising efforts. Successful candidates will thrive in a fast-paced environment, have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and possess a keen attention to detail. More information is available here.

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The Illinois Science and Technology Coalition and Illinois Science and Technology Institute are seeking a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to lead both non-profit corporations. The CEO will be a self-motivated leader with an entrepreneurial streak and experience managing not-for-profit corporations, who is prepared to be responsible for growing the programs and operations of the corporations and advocating on behalf of their members and the Illinois research and technology community more broadly.  More information is available here.

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Communications Director - ITIF

The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) seeks a communications director to increase its exposure in the press, expand its social media footprint, and enhance its reputation as the world’s most influential science and technology think tank. This position reports to ITIF’s chief operating officer. The communications director is responsible for planning and executing an ongoing communications program that enhances ITIF's reputation as a thought leader among policymakers through proactive and reactive media outreach; partnering with the COO to manage the editorial calendar and workflow; drive promotion of ITIF reports and build press interest; promote and execute public events; and more. 

More information about the position and qualifications may be found here.

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