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Melissa Silverstein

 
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Melissa Silverstein
Staff, Research and Sponsored Projects (Office of) - Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC)

Melissa Silverstein, J.D., is the Director of UTEP’s Office of Technology Commercialization. She manages UTEP’s patent portfolio, including protecting, marketing, and licensing all UTEP technologies. Melissa is a patent attorney and received her J.D. from Texas A&M School of Law in 2007, and her B.S. in biology, magna cum laude, from the University of Texas at San Antonio. After law school, Melissa practiced patent preparation and prosecution for a boutique patent law firm based out of Albuquerque. During her five years in private practice, Melissa’s client base included Xerox, Honeywell, IBM, LSU, the Department of Energy, NIST, and UTEP.

KEYWORDS

  1. Commercialization
  2. Patent
  3. Patent licensing
  4. Patent marketing
  5. Startup support
  6. Technology Transfer

UTEP STRATEGIC AREAS

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