BEP Team.

Careers with Impact

Advancing innovations that grow businesses and nurture our community

Business and Entrepreneur Partnerships (BEP) is the catalyst for innovation and entrepreneurship at the University at Buffalo. We work to connect startups and mature companies with technical expertise, incubation space, technology, talent, mentoring, funding resources and networks to start and grow businesses. We’re a mission-driven team working together to provide opportunity for all.

Open Positions at UB BEP

Join the exciting and fast-paced startup world as BEP adds team members to support our business incubator and startup operations, programs and administration. We are building our team to increase our impact, with more positions coming soon. If you don’t see an open role that’s right for you now, keep checking back.

Licensing Manager

Tech Transfer

UB Business and Entrepreneur Partnerships (BEP) is seeking a Licensing Manager to help change the world by bringing innovative new technologies to market, and to foster economic growth in the Western New York Community.  You will work with diverse faculty who are conducting leading edge research to identify innovations that solve real-world problems.  In this role, you will be part of the Technology Transfer team and will work with Startup Ventures and other BEP staff to develop license and startup opportunities to execute commercialization plans for your portfolio technologies.  

For more information, contact Timothy Dee at or 716-645-8139

Adjunct Clinical Instructor

UB Law School, Entrepreneurship Law Center

Adjunct clinical instructor to assist with the entrepreneurship law center (e-Law Center). Job duties will be 100% supervising student teams as part of the entrepreneurship law center. This will include but is not limited to reviewing student work product as it pertains to clients of the e-Law Center Clinic. The scope of services provided may include formation, structure, investor finance strategy, intellectual property, NDAs, vendor agreements, regulatory guidance, employment agreements, and discrete research projects.

Diversity, Community and Belonging

At BEP, we celebrate our differences as strengths.

We know that diverse teams not only perform better based on access to diversity of ideas, perspectives and experiences, but also due to richer information processing — producing better decisions, more creative ideas and, ultimately, achieving higher levels of innovation and success. We believe that innovation is change and are committed to making change happen as we continuously work to grow a more diverse team that makes impacts in Buffalo and beyond.

Whoever you are, we welcome you as you are. Join us and help shape our future.

Employee Groups

Learn more about UB’s diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives.


Working at UB BEP comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. Each day, we contribute to our community and make a difference.

Health insurance.

Comprehensive health plans


Retirement plans with contributions

Vacation .

Ample vacation and sick time



Generous parental and family leave

Learning and dev.

Learning and development

Volunteer .

Volunteer opportunities

Team building.

Team building activities


Healthy work-life balance