Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Patents, Commercialization to Count Toward Tenure

Patents, Commercialization to Count Toward Tenure

The University System of Maryland (USM), of which the University of Maryland, College Park, is the flagship institution, will soon count patents and commercialization toward tenure and promotion decisions.

The measure follows a 2010 announcement that USM set itself the 10-year goal of creating 325 companies based on academic research or helped along by university economic-development programs.

For the full story, see the Chronicle of Higher Education web site.

Related Articles:
Campus Legal Center Approved to Prosecute Patents
UMD Inventors Zoom In on New Camera Technology 
Alumna Enlu Zhou earns tenure at Georgia Tech
Alireza Khaligh promoted to associate professor with tenure
Alum Andres Kwasinski earns tenure at RIT
ECE Alumnus Accepts Position at Drexel University
Professors Goldsman & Peckerar Win Award from University System of Maryland
Murphy Promoted to Full Professor
Alumnus Amit Roy-Chowdhury Promoted
Washington, D.C., Among Best Technology Start-Up Towns

June 14, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

University of Maryland School of Engineering Announces Unprecedented Investment from A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation

UMD Cybersecurity Club Wins National Competition

UMD Solar Decathlon Team Takes 1st Place in the U.S., 2nd Place in the World

UMD Researchers Develop Stable, Robust Li-ion Battery Chemistry

ECE Students Dive Into Communications Design Course With a New Lab Sponsored by Hughes

Waks Named 2017 APS Fellow

Five Clark School faculty part of $8 million NIH grant to combat hearing loss in older people

Liu Elected 2018 IEEE Technical Activities Vice President

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts