Copyrights and Patents Committee

Storm Hall West at dusk

The UNIVERSITY POLICIES: Committees and Councils section of the Policy File details the areas on which Committee members focus - specifically:

  • guidelines for the implementation of provisions of the Copyrights, Trademarks, and Trade Secrets policy (submitted for approval to the Vice President for Research and the University Research Council).
  • the extent of institutional support involved in the completion of intellectual property (with recommendations to the Vice President of Research on the assignment of ownership rights and division of royalties).
  • advisement (to the Vice President of Research) on other intellectual property matters.

This Committee has a minimum membership of nine:

  • at least four faculty, three of them Senate appointees to the Research Council (one of whom serves as Chair)
  • one member at large
  • Chief Executive Officer of the SDSU Research Foundation or designee
  • Vice President for Research or designee
  • Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs or designee
  • Director of the SDSU Research Foundation Technology Transfer Office (nonvoting)

Members shall be appointed to one-year renewable terms by the Vice President for Research.


Roster / AY 2-17-18

Major Academic Unit
(or Ex Officio Position)
Name Term Ends Appt. Date Department Senator
Faculty – Senate Appointee to Research Council by Senate Grotjahn, Douglas (Chair) 20-May 14-Sep CHEM  
Faculty – Senate Appointee to Research Council by Senate Kassegne, Samuel 19-May 14-Sep M E  
Faculty – Senate Appointee to Research Council by Senate Bresciani, Marilee 19-May 16-Sep ARPE  
Faculty – Open Welch, Jenny Wong 18-May 14-Sep LIA  
Faculty – Open Harris, Greg 18-May 17-Sep BIO  
Faculty – Open May-Newman, Karen 18-May 14-Sep M E Sen
Faculty – Open Ozturk, Yusuf 18-May 14-Sep COMPE Sen
Faculty – Open Tong, William 18-May 14-Sep CHEM  
Member-at-Large Kath, Lisa 18-May 14-Sep PSY  
Chief Executive Officer - SDSURF or designee Hushen, Tim (designee) G&RA  
Technology Transfer Office (nonvoting) Welch, Kyle SDSURF  
Director of SDSURF Technology Transfer Office (nonvoting) Martindale, Tommy SDSURF  
Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs (or designee) Careaga, Martin Munoz (designee)

BUSINESS & FINANCE

 
Vice President for Research (or designee) Gulizia, Rick G&RA  

This Committee meets the 1st Tuesday of the month (12:45 to 1:45 pm), in SSE 1410.

 

 

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