careers & opportunities

Welcome to VentureWell

VentureWell envisions a world where science and technology innovators have the support they need to solve the world’s most difficult problems. We are leaders in developing programs in higher education, government, and philanthropy that prepare innovators to launch economically scalable, technological ventures around the world.

Founded with support from the Lemelson Foundation, VentureWell also receives substantial funding from the National Science Foundation, the United States Agency for International Development, and The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. We are a growing organization with an annual budget of $15 million dollars.

VentureWell is located in the beautiful Pioneer Valley/Five College area in Western Massachusetts. We offer competitive pay and generous benefits including insurance, paid time off, and retirement.

Watch our introduction to VentureWell video here. We also invite you to view our blog and more videos of our work to deepen your understanding of our work in technology innovation, invention and entrepreneurship.

Career opportunities

Associate Director, Evaluation: Opportunity for an experienced evaluator to apply both qualitative and quantitative evaluation skills as well as operational and management skills to drive forward the Evaluation department’s day-to-day work. Read more.

Senior Evaluation Analyst: Opportunity for an experienced evaluator to lead the full life cycle of evaluation activities that will influence change through innovation. Read more.

Grants Administrator (Part-Time): Support the in-take, review, processing, and administration of all grants and and competition applications from students and faculty. Flexible hours – approximately 20 hours per week. Read more.

Program Associate: Work with and provide support for our E-Team grantees and ASPIRE participants on their quest to launch their ventures. Read more.

Consulting opportunities

Trainers – We are seeking experienced trainers for VentureWell early stage innovator support programs, both domestic and international. Read more.

Part-Time opportunities

WebEx/Webinar Facilitator: Host live, online webinars for the VentureWell I-Corps program. Read more.

To apply

Send cover letter and resume with position title in the subject line to