The Creative Destruction Lab-Rockies (CDL-Rockies) in the Haskyane School of Business invites applications for a Program Advisor . This Full-time Fixed Term position is for approximately 12 months (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.
The Creative Destruction Lab-Rockies (CDL-Rockies) is a cohort-based, university-linked, new venture mentorship program at the Haskayne School of Business. CDL-Rockies accelerates the commercial potential of technology and science-based ventures, inviting some of the world’s top, early-stage technology ventures to Calgary for this innovative 9-month program. After a rigorous application and selection process, the CDL-Rockies program engages senior entrepreneurial leaders, as well as noted scientists, economists, investors, and graduate students in the support of new venture founders with a goal to prepare these founders for seed stage financing and accelerated growth.
CDL Rockies currently supports ventures across three program streams: technologies applicable to multiple industry verticals (Prime), energy evolution and optimization (Energy), agriculture technology/food (Ag).
Extended or alternative hours (evenings and weekends) and travel may be required based on the needs of CDL-Rockies. This position is required to maintain complete confidentiality regarding all business matters and to exercise a high degree of professionalism in the execution of their duties.
A key member of the CDL-Rockies Engagement team, the Program Advisor will work closely with all members of the CDL-Rockies team to lead, provide advice, and support program development and coordination and stakeholder engagement. This position will report to the Associate Director, Engagement.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
Coordination of Internal and External Communications:
Support to Session Execution and Operations:
Qualifications / Requirements:
Application Deadline: February 23, 2022
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.
Interested candidates can submit their applications using the following link.