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.

Jeff Fearn

Jeff Fearn

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Phone: 607-254-4502

Jeff manages a diverse portfolio of life sciences, biomedical engineering, nanotechnology and polymer chemistry technologies.


Jeff spent five years at Fisher Scientific where he was a Life Sciences Product Manager overseeing a portfolio of over fifteen well known life science vendor partners. He was responsible for the sales, profitability and marketing of these products through Fisher. Previously, he spent almost ten years at Upstate Biotechnology in various capacities of new product development, quality assurance and product marketing. He obtained a PhD in Biological Chemistry from the University of Illinois – Chicago and a BS in Biochemistry from Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. He is a member of the Licensing Executives Society and the Association of University Technology Managers.