Parnassus Event: A Tech Transfer Career: Getting Started

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite)

This program also takes place at Mission Bay Campus on June 12th. Click HERE for info.

This program is for UCSF Students & Postdocs only.

Students & Postdocs: Would you like to understand what people mean when they refer to a career in Tech Transfer?  Then this “kickoff” workshop for Tech Transfer month is for you! 

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:

Understand what is meant by "tech transfer" and some of the roles/job titles associated with this work sector Understand some ways to break into the tech transfer field as a PhD student or postdoc Learn more about the UCSF tech transfer internship program

Whether you are just curious to learn more about what tech transfer jobs exist, or you know you are ready to position yourself to get employment in tech transfer, this is the session for you. Come to gain a little more information and the start of a plan!


Saunders Ching, PhD, Licensing Associate, UCSF Office of Technology Management

Catherine Smith, PhD, Licensing Associate, UCSF Office of Technology Management

Patti Meyer, PhD, Program Director, Non-Academic Careers, Office of Career and Professional Development


Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am

Medical Sciences Building: 513 Parnassus Ave. , S-178

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Students, Postdocs




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