There are opportunities available with the Life Sciences and Physical Sciences teams. Note: legal externships are a separate program and those positions can be applied for here.
All interns will receive training and work in the following areas:
Technology Commercialization — support the team by analyzing the viability and commercial potential of key USC inventions, draft cogent descriptions of new technologies and various applications, conduct detailed technology and market assessments, perform commercialization outreach, and draft non-confidential summaries of the new inventions as marketing tools. Additionally, interns may help develop marketing strategies and help both develop and implement marketing strategies for licensing portfolios.
Corporate Collaborations — research and document: USC research assets and capabilities, industry market trends within life sciences, physical sciences or digital media, draft non-confidential summaries and bios of USC investigators, assist in the planning, scheduling, and execution of meetings with USC faculty and industry prospects, evaluate and develop collaboration strategies.