For Industry

Thank you for your interest in innovations and research at Wright State University. We welcome the opportunity to work with you regarding research and commercialization of Wright State University's technologies. To assist in getting the conversation started, please refer to the information below to learn more.  In additon, the Ohio State Attorney General’s Office website has helpful information for industry on interacting with public universities in Ohio.Ohio IP Promise

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Wright State University Technologies

Wright State faculty are engaged in many diversified areas of research with resources to match. We are committed to effective technology commercialization, enabling Ohio to grow talent, industry and improve lives. Contact the Office of Technology Transfer for information on our technologies.

Sponsored Research

The Office of Technology Transfer works closely with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (RSP) in reviewing and negotiating industry sponsored research agreements. If an agreement deviates from the University’s standard intellectual property language, RSP consults with the Office of Technology Transfer to assist with the negotiation of terms with the industry partner.  A copy of Wright State’s sponsored research agreement template may be downloaded from the RSP Pre Award Forms and Templates page.

Industry partners interested in initiating a sponsored research agreement should contact the RSP Pre Award staff.

If you have questions regarding an existing sponsored research agreement, please contact the RSP Post Award staff.  

The Ohio State Attorney General’s Office provides guidelines for industry regarding essential terms in sponsored research agreements.

Nondisclosure Agreements (NDA)

The Office of Technology Transfer is responsible for reviewing nondisclosure agreements related to potential collaborations. Please contact us to establish a nondisclosure agreement before discussing confidential matters regarding potential collaborations.

Our Mutual Non-disclosure Agreement is available for use.  Please provide the contact information of the Wright State Uniiversity researcher you wish to exchange with and the type of information to be shared.

License Agreements

We are here to assist industry in utilizing Wright State's innovations to market and impact lives.  If you are interested in licensing a Wright State technology, please contact us regarding the execution of a license agreement.

The Ohio State Attorney General’s Office provides information on the anatomy of a patent license agreement and guidelines for industry regarding essential terms in a license agreement.

Contact Us

Please contact us to start the engagement process.