Experiential Learning Programs (ExL) in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) help students develop professionalism and a practical perspective by connecting the classroom to the real world. Continuous, experiential learning enlarges students' technical competence and prepares them for their future careers. SEAS is seeking a Business Development Assistant to assist with the Programs' Business Development.
Key accountability and responsibilities include:
Corporate engagement and relationship development
Manage Young Alumni Board, and continue to build operational strength and engagement
Alumni engagement and relationship development
Liaison to Career Services and other academic units (e.g., SEAS departments, UB Experiential Learning Network)
Program analytics and reporting
Identification of external opportunities for experiential learning – competitions and funding
Address Student questions about professional opportunities
Developing workflow processes and digital tool deployment to improve program efficiency + scaling
Coordinate with Communications office
SEAS-wide student presentations/poster sessions
Professional Development Blueprint maintenance
Administration of the Tinkering Program
Day-to-day project coordination and ExL administrative oversight
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year of experience in a higher education setting.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.