Industry Relations & Tech Transfer

There are numerous ways in which industry and university relationships can be established in the College of Natural Science, including research grants and contracts with individual researchers, or with groups of faculty doing related research, or participation in research centers or consortia. Graduate or undergraduate student assistantships or internships can be developed which help develop well-trained future employees.

Intellectual Property and Tech Transfer Office

MSU Technologies Office

Industrial Relations Office

MSU Business-CONNECT

Some ways to work with the College of Natural Science:

  • Research grants and consortia
  • Industrial consortia
  • Testing projects
  • Small business technology transfer (STTR)
  • Licensing intellectual property
  • Serving on alumni boards
  • Philanthropy

Intellectual Property Resources

For more information, please contact:

Judy Brown
Director, Office of Research Support
103 Natural Science Building [map]
Phone: (517) 432-7165