Intell Prop Comm & Econ Devel
M.S. in Biotechnology from Illinois Institute of Technology
BS in Biology/Chemistry from Northern Illinois University
Michael F. Moore is the Associate Vice President, IP Commercialization and Economic Development at the University of North Dakota. He has complete authority for the University’s intellectual property licensing program as well as responsibilities to translate the University’s $125M research enterprise to the private sector to stimulate economic development in North Dakota. Previously, Mike was the Manager, Strategic Accounts and Compliance for the Office for Technology Commercialization at the University of Minnesota. Mike also managed the Agriculture & Horticulture licensing program including the Honeycrisp™ and SweetTango™ apples as well as the Contract function. Mike also spent seven years as the Director, Health Technologies where he had complete responsibility for the licensing operation in the University’s Academic Health Center and College of Veterinary Medicine. Mike received an MS in Biotechnology from the Illinois Institute of Technology and a BS in Biology with a minor in chemistry from Northern Illinois University. He is active in the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) and the Licensing Executives Society (LES). Mike is a Certified Licensing Professional.