Functions

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations integrates into one team all the functions found in the typically siloed departments of corporate relations, tech transfer/licensing, applied research support and entrepreneurial commercialization. Eliminating these boundaries reduces complexity and boosts operating tempo, providing internal stakeholders and external partners with better service.

Corporate Partnerships
Creates corporate research partnerships, negotiates terms for IP spinout companies.

Intellectual Property Management
Protects intellectual property, develops licenses for existing and spinout companies.

Spinout Companies
Forms management teams and commercialization entities around SU IP.