University Research Council
October 13, 2011
Patricia Beeson, the University’s Provost, delivered the Council’s charge. She asked Council members to:
Council members briefly discussed the University’s intellectual property policy. The Provost noted that her predecessor, James Maher, recently completed a benchmarking study on other universities’ intellectual property policies.
George Klinzing, Vice Provost for Research, mentioned URC-sponsored multidisciplinary team meetings. Manufacturing, cybersecurity, and social networking previously have been discussed at these meetings.
Council members also covered: