We’re one of America’s leading research universities, and we’re looking for a visionary leader to build on our storied history of innovation to elevate the impact of entrepreneurship at Illinois. If you know what it takes to develop programs, lead teams, and support new ventures with bold ideas, services, and activities, we want to hear from you.
Closing Date: May 31, 2022
The university has a dynamic and rapidly evolving entrepreneurial ecosystem. You'll be working with partners and stakeholders across campus, industry, and government that work together to provide support and resources to the entrepreneurial community.
Learn More About Our Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
UIUC has a long track record of generating new talent and ideas. Learn more about the many start-ups tied to our staff, students, faculty, and alumni here:
List of University of Illinois Start-ups
Jawed Karem (alumni)
Steve Chen (alumni)
Max Levchin (alumni)
Luke Nosek (alumni)
Thomas Siebel (alumni)
One of the top 100 places to live in the U.S. Champaign-Urbana is a friendly, innovative Midwestern community with a strong economy and lots of vibrant energy from students and faculty at UIUC, the state’s flagship institution. Affordability, extensive arts and cultural offerings, an active foodie culture, ongoing sustainability initiatives, diversity programs, sports and recreation, easy travel and commuting, and more all contribute to wonderful community
See the C-U's Livability Ranking
Ready to connect with our team? We can answer your questions, as you explore the possibilities of this new role.