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.

Marie Donnelly

Marie Donnelly

Innovation Fellow - Life Sciences

Phone: 607-254-4698

Marie Donnelly is the Innovation Fellow in the Life Sciences. In this role, Marie supports the Business Development and Licensing team in outreach to Cornell researchers, assessing market potential of new technologies, and developing technology marketing materials.


Prior to joining CTL, Marie spent three years with Zymtronix, a Cornell technology startup working across research and development, business development, and communications. She also worked as the primary product development researcher for Agrynex, Zymtronix’s agricultural biotechnology spin-out company.


Marie has a BS in Environmental Engineering from UC Riverside (Riverside, CA), a PhD from Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) in Biological and Environmental Engineering, and worked as a postdoctoral research associate at the Energy Biosciences Institute at UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA).