Athabasca University – Partnership Broker Opportunity

Athabasca University (AU) is pleased to share that they are looking for their next Research Partnerships Broker! This role is an integral part of the Research Development Office team and works closely with the knowledge mobilization, research grants, and digital research initiatives portfolios. 

As Canada’s leading open and online-by-design research university, AU is committed to collaborative and co-created research solutions. The Research Partnerships Broker is responsible for championing a culture that proactively seeks out and executes partnerships with community, industry, and other academic research groups. The Broker’s primary mandate is to identify, develop, and secure connections between AU’s researchers and prospective external partners that drive value, compound resources, enhance outcomes, and extend impact.  

The role has been assessed to be virtually based.