Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship

Job ID:

2019-153

Open Date:

06/10/2019

Close Date:

06/24/2019

Position Summary

The Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) is accountable for ensuring that CfE operations lead to the mobilization of fresh ideas, new technologies, and entrepreneurial training while at the same time preparing Humber graduates to be entrepreneurs of the future. The Director is responsible for leveraging existing and creating new internal and external strategic networks and partnerships, which lead to the development, implementation, and delivery of a wide range of entrepreneurial projects and activities. The Director works with Humber's team of academic leaders to create an environment that supports interdisciplinary teaching and learning activity; and to ensure that the CfE activity aligns with and supports the achievement of program curriculum and experiential learning outcomes. Leveraging internal and external partnerships, the Director ensures that all CfE activities connect students, industry/community, and Humber staff in support of entrepreneurship. Work with key internal and external stakeholders (legal and risk) to ensure compliance and appropriate alignment with broader Humber strategies.

Qualifications

Masters of Business Administration or equivalent. Minimum of 7 years of related work experience in business development with small and medium enterprises (SMEs), proposal writing, research, skills development and experiential learning. Entrepreneurial experience is required, managing incubators, accelerators, or local business board of trades. Project management skills an asset.

Reports To:

Senior Dean, Faculty of Business

Job Type:

Full Time

Job Classification:

Administration

Division/Department:

Faculty of Business

Campus/Site:

Humber Lakeshore Campus

Compensation:

To Be Determined
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