The Oregon State University Advantage connects business with faculty expertise, student talent and world-class facilities to research solutions, bring ideas to market and launch companies.
We are your link to resources that can help drive bottom-line business success, solve problems, commercialize innovations and launch companies. Partner with us to draw from a talent pool of career-ready graduates and access our world-class faculty, research facilities and innovations. Your company will realize a great return on your investment. That's the advantage of working with Oregon State University.
The 2019 Request for Proposals is now open. Details on the 2019 General UVDF RFP are here About the OSU Venture Development Fund
Assistant Vice President for Research, Commercialization & Industry Partnering
Office: (541) 737-9058
Established by the Vice President for Research and the CEO of the OSU Foundation, the Executive Commercial Advisory Council provides advice and guidance on the strategy and execution of the OSU Advantage - to move at the speed of business, capture valuable IP across the university, fund high risk high reward research, launch startups and grow relationships with industry. The Council is comprised of OSU alumni and supporters with significant background as industry executives, entrepreneurs and investors. Current members and their brief bios can be found here.