Now hiring: Senior program manager – university program 

Apply by April 16 for best consideration. 

This new position will oversee the development of university partnerships for the Hyperspace Challenge. Working with a team from CNM Ingenuity and US Space Force, this role will be responsible for building new relationships and programming to serve teams of professors, graduate students, and researchers looking to work and do research in the space industry as part of an annual business accelerator program. Duties include traveling to conferences and universities to recruit professors, PhD students, and graduate students to participate in the Hyperspace challenge program.

See the full description and apply here


  • Previous experience prioritizing work, adapting to change, working independently, and meeting schedules and deadlines.
  • Previous experience building networks to establish new partner relationships both virtually and in person. 
    Experience working in programming for higher education.
  • Experience managing one or more projects or programs, including resources and schedules and developing new content.
  • Experience with public speaking, event hosting and facilitation.

This is a grant-funded, limited term position, our team is currently working on a multi-year extension. This position is based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Feel free to reach out to Program Director, Roxanne Aragon with questions – [email protected].