Tech Transfer

Faculty Start-Up Companies

Faculty start-up companies can license University owned technologies. OTMIR staff work directly with faculty start-up companies interested in licensing University technologies which the faculty member invented.

Technologies are licensed on an individual basis, and must be previously disclosed to OTMIR through the normal disclosure process. Non-disclosed or "future" technologies are not the proper subject of a license.

Faculty start-up companies will be evaluated using basic criteria for outside licensees. These basic criteria include:

Licensing a technology is contingent on the following factors:

Last Updated: April 13, 2017