eSPRIT Translational Research Internship Opportunity


eSPRIT Translational Research Internship Opportunity


Boston University

Office of Technology Development

53 Bay State Road



Summer Terms I and II (approximately 10 weeks, 8-hour work days).



To assess the intellectual property and market space for projects funded by the Coulter Translational Partnership program.  Interns will be responsible for collecting market data, analyzing IP landscapes, and creating an initial evaluation of a go-to-market strategy for several gap funded projects.  Deliverables include a report and presentation on approximately 5 projects.



Applicants should have either a technical, legal or business background.  A strong desire to learn about and participate in commercializing technology is a must.  Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.  Preference will be given to students that have participated in the eSPRIT program.  Preference will be given to students with knowledge of medical device industry.

·         $12 per hour

·         1 positions available


Interested applicants should contact Omar Bakht, from the Office of Translational Research at before May 11th.


This program is co-sponsored by the Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship & Commercialization (ITEC), the Boston University & Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Translational Research Partnership, and the Boston University Technology Development.



OTD Contact

Omar Bakht, PhD

Translational Research