UNC Chapel Hill at a Glance
At UNC-Chapel Hill, we pride ourselves on our ability to work with industry in any facet. Whether you are looking for research partnerships, expedient agreement negotiations or recruitment of top-notch students, we have a dedicated office (or two!) ready to help.
Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR)
Within the University Develoment Office, this office provides companies and foundations with a one-stop portal for developing meaningful partnerships for research, teaching and public outreach. Our Industry Relations team is housed within CFR.
Office of Sponsored Research - Industry Contracting (OSR-IC)
Within the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, this office is responsible for reviewing and executing sponsored research agreements with private industry as well as negotiating and executing all confidentiality agreements and data use agreements.
Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC)
Within the Office of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development, this office is responsible for the intellectual property at UNC, including technology commercialization, licensing and innovation support, outreach and technology, and strategic partnerships.
University-wide and School-specific Career Services
Our university-wide and school-specific career offices assist with individual career advising, internship and employment search assistance, workshops on job-seeking skills, on-campus interviewing, graduate school preparation assistance, and posting online internship and jobs.
Recruiting a Workforce
Small Business and Technology Development Center
The North Carolina SBTDC is a business advisory resource for growing and developing businesses that can provide assistance, advice and business management or even help you with capital, marketing, financial analyses, strategy development and implementation.
Developing Your Business
Infrastructure at the School Level
Eshelman Institute for Innovation
Within the School of Pharmacy, this office provides resources and support to accelerate the commercialization of new products, services, and techonologies, facilitate interactions with industry, expands strategic interdisciplinary collaborations between scientists, healthcare providers and educators.
School of Pharmacy
Contact the Industry Relations Team!