The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell Tech, and Cornell AgriTech in Geneva.

Emily Courson

Emily Courson

Plant Variety and Research Material Specialist

Phone: (607) 254-7920

Emily is the Plant Variety and Research Material Specialist. In her role, Emily assists with managing Cornell’s Plant Portfolio by working closely with Cornell’s researchers and breeders, as well as other members of the CTL staff. Emily is also responsible for coordinating the transfer of tangible research materials between Cornell and other universities, nonprofits, and businesses.


Emily graduated from Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) with a Bachelor’s degree in plant sciences in the spring of 2022.