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Technology Transfer and Innovation

The Office of Technology Transfer and Innovation (OTTI) manages patents, copyrights and trademarks, and works with faculty and the Intellectual Property Committee to file patents for inventions. The office also acts as industry's gateway to innovation at the University of Houston, uniting UH with start-ups, midsize companies, large corporations and non-profit organizations to bring university discoveries to the marketplace. OTTI oversees the IP Committee, Technology GAP Fund and the Innovation Center and Labs.


Tom Campbell is the Executive Director of the Office of Technology Transfer and Innovation. Tom and his team work with faculty to identify, protect and commercialize their technology. He oversees UH Innovation, the iCorps program site and the monetization of UH's IP portfolio

Intellectual Property

Dr. Natalie Davis

Robert Prosak, J.D.
Associate Director

Dr. Brian Shedd
Licensing Director

Dr. Tanushree Chatterji
Technology Transfer Associate

George Gillespie
Technology Transfer Associate

Shaheen Lokhandwala
Technology Licensing Associate

Tina Blakes
Administrative Assistant

Innovation Center and Labs

Ryan Black
Program Director 2

Nancy Mostafa
Administrative Assistant