IP Meetings and Membership

IP Meeting Date                                          Deadline For Disclosures to be Reviewed at Meeting
TBD meetings wil be scheduled as needed
TBD meetings wil be scheduled as needed
TBD meetings wil be scheduled as needed

The IP Council meets on an as-needed basis. All meetings will be held in Academic Affairs Conference Room 203 in the Dougherty Administration Building at 11:00 AM.

The IP Council reviews disclosures and makes recommendations to the Chief Research Officer regarding the Intellectual Property policies and procedures, appropriate disposition of invention disclosures and distribution of invention royalties. The Council makes recommendations to encourage disclosures; assures prompt and effective handling, distribution, and prosecution of invention opportunities; and protects the interests of the University and the public.


IP Council Members

  • Dr. Mike Briley, College of Arts and Sciences (2017-2019)
  • Mr. Donald Corey, IP Council Chair, College of Fine and Applied Arts (2017-2020)
  • Paul Orkiszewski, Faculty Senate (2017-2018)
  • Dr. Ben Powell, Walker College of Business (2017-2019)
  • Dr. Gary McCullough, College of Health Sciences (2017-2020)
  • Reich College of Education (vacant)
  • Dr. Joyce Ogburn, Belk Library and Information Commons (2017-2020)
  • Leslie Farison, alternate (2017-2018)
  • Ms. Robin Tyndall, Office of Research (2017-2020)
  • Hayes School of Music (vacant)
  • University College (vacant)


Director of Research Protections
Robin Tyndall

Assistant Director of Research Protections
Monica Molina

Assistant Director of IACUC and IBC Programs
Shante' Mathes

Compliance Coordinator
Dennis Gabriels

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