Technology Transfer

The UB Technology Transfer (TT) office guides researchers as their discoveries and inventions become new products and services. TT also facilitates contracts related to business-university partnerships.

Commercialization Managers

Technology Transfer has three commercialization managers dedicated to specific academic units. These managers will be the investigator's primary contact with technology transfer and work with other technology transfer staff to evaluate new technology for protection and commercialization.

Timothy Dee, MBA, DC

Associate Director, IP; Commercialization Manager

Technology Transfer

UB Commons, 520 Lee Entrance, Suite 109, North Campus

Phone: (716) 645-8139

Email: tpdee@buffalo.edu

Rupal Desai, MBA

Commercialization Manager;

Technology Transfer

UB Commons, 520 Lee Entrance, Suite 109, North Campus

Phone: (716) 645-8140

Email: rdesai@buffalo.edu

Michael Fowler, PhD

Commercialization Manager

Technology Transfer

UB Commons, 520 Lee Entrance, Suite 109, North Campus

Phone: (716) 645-8136

Email: mlfowler@buffalo.edu