Managing Director, Tech Ecosystem & Economic Development
The George Mason University Office of Research invites applications for a Managing Director, Tech Ecosystem and Economic Development. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
About George Mason University:
The largest public university in Virginia, George Mason University enrolls more than 37,000 students from all 50 states and 130 countries on four campuses: a 677-acre campus in Fairfax, Virginia; a professional campus in Arlington, Virginia; a science and technology (SciTech) campus in Prince William County, Virginia; and an international campus in Songdo, Korea. The Fairfax, SciTech, and Arlington campuses are in Northern Virginia near Washington, D.C., providing unmatched access to many federal agencies and national laboratories. Northern Virginia is also home to one of the largest concentrations of tech firms in the nation, providing excellent opportunities for innovation in computing. Mason was founded as a branch of the University of Virginia in 1957 and became an independent institution in 1972.
With 1,800 faculty, Mason offers 81 undergraduate degrees, 85 master's degrees, and 39 doctoral degrees across ten schools and colleges:
Antonin Scalia Law School
College of Education and Human Development
College of Health and Human Services
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Science
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Schar School of Policy and Government
School of Business
School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Volgenau School of Engineering
The University will soon add an eleventh unit – its new School of Computing, which will be among the largest such schools in the country.
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education includes Mason among institutions int eh
Internal Number: 46286
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.