The LifeArc-AUTM Fellows programme is a one-year technology transfer training fellowship that run in partnership with the AUTM Foundation. This programme equips academic life scientists, at the graduate or post-doctoral level, with the skills and knowledge to transition into careers in technology transfer through a curriculum that combines formal training with networking, mentoring and practical experience in the field.
Apply now for the LifeArc-AUTM Fellows Programme
Fellows are expected to commit to time outside of their current positions and will be sponsored to attend two major AUTM meetings in the US and one in Europe. Where possible, assistance will be provided to secure an eight-week internship in a technology transfer office.
Package of benefits for LifeArc-AUTM Fellows
•Expert mentor assigned to each participant
•Two-year AUTM membership
•Full access to AUTM’s Technology Transfer Training Manual and Webinar Library of 80+ topics
•Travel, accommodation, and registration to: AUTM Essentials course in Oak Brook, IL – September 8-11. 2019
•AUTM Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA – March 8-11, 2020
•European Technology Transfer Conference – either the PraxisAuril or ASTP annual conferences
•Inclusion in online peer communication forums with current and previous fellows
•Dedicated program administrator to field questions and troubleshoot
•Assistance to secure an eight-week internship (optional)
Applications to the LifeArc AUTM Fellows programme will be accepted until midnight on July 7, 2019. Find the application here