Cornell University

The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medical Colleges, Cornell Tech and the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva.

Carolyn Theodore

Technology Licensing Officer

Carolyn Theodore


Phone:  607-254-4514

Carolyn manages a diverse portfolio of technologies relating to life sciences. Previously, Carolyn provided technology and marketing support for technologies in the physical sciences.

Prior to joining CTL in January 2011, Carolyn was Director of Marketing at Primet Precision Materials, an advanced battery materials company in Ithaca, NY. With more than 20 years of industry experience, including various positions in business development, technical marketing, and manufacturing at Corning Incorporated, she has worked with a wide variety of technologies and markets.


  • MS - Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • BE - Chemical Engineering, Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)