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Julia Miller, Ph.D.

Julia joined MSU Technologies as an AgBio Technology Transfer Fellow in September 2020. She works with researchers in agriculture, natural resources and natural science to evaluate, protect and commercialize technologies.

Julia started her technology transfer career as an intern at the Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell University. She focused on technology evaluation, marketing and commercialization during her internship.

Jon Debling, Ph.D.

Jon Debling joined MSU Technologies as a Technology Manager in August 2020. Jon works with faculty and researchers in areas that include biomedical engineering, biosystems engineering, chemical engineering and material science, chemistry, geological sciences, nursing and the James Madison College.

Anupam Jhingran, Ph.D.

Anupam joined MSU Technologies as a technology manager in August 2019. He manages technologies in the Life Science areas from their initial disclosure through IP prosecution, marketing and execution of license agreements.

Anupam started his career in technology transfer as an intern at Cornell University where he assisted the management of institutional IP. Shortly after, he moved to Stony Brook University where he managed inventions in a wide variety of life science discipline, including chemistry, imaging, medical devices, immunology and infectious diseases.

Janet Foreman

Janet joined MSUT in 2017 as the Executive Staff Assistant and Office Manager. She assists the executive director and the associate director as well as oversees the functions of the MSUT office. Janet began her career at MSU in 2012 as an assistant to the Director of the Brody Neighborhood Center. For the past four years she was an Executive Secretary at the Eli Broad College of Business, Dean’s Office assisting the Associate Director of the MBA and MS Programs as well as the Associate Director of the Undergraduate Programs.

Aimee M. Crouch, J.D.

Aimee joined MSU Technologies in August 2018, to negotiate material transfer agreements (MTA), confidential disclosure agreements (CDA), and data use agreements (DUA) for the university. As an MTA/CDA coordinator, she assists numerous faculty members with protecting their intellectual property and transferring data and materials to/from other institutions to conduct research.

Kevin McCurren

Over 15 years of new business development, acquisitions, medical management and managed care development with hospitals, national health care corporations and entrepreneurial organizations; 10+ years of entrepreneurial experience in new business start-ups, small business acquisitions and management turnarounds as an investor/manager; Seeking to use experience and expertise on new ventures and experiences.

Karen Chang, J.D.

Karen joined MSU Technologies as Agreement and Compliance Coordinator in May 2017. She works with the Executive Management Team and Technology Managers to execute licenses, options, and interinstitutional agreements, and also monitors compliance of licensees, royalty reporting and other obligations. 

Brian Copple

Brian Copple joined MSU Technologies as a Technology Manager in May 2017.  Brian works with faculty and researchers in all disciplines across campus to identify, evaluate, protect and commercialize MSU’s copyrightable intellectual property.

Angelia VanWoert

In August of 2013, Angelia began her career at MSU Technologies as an IP Finance Assistant.  She records, analyzes and maintains detailed financial records for MSU agreements concerning Intellectual Property under the supervision of the IP Finance Coordinator.

Reanee Unger

Reanee Unger joined MSU Technologies in July 2013, and serves as the Intellectual Property Administrator, specializing in patent portfolio management.

With more than 10 years of experience as a lead paralegal in the area of intellectual property, Reanee shares her domestic and foreign patent prosecution expertise with MSU's tech transfer office. She received her professional experience working alongside some of MSU’s highly respected intellectual property lawyers, representing MSU before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.