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The Center for Technology of Licensing at Cornell University is proud to welcome the 2021 CTL Practicum cohort. The CTL Practicum is a program available to Cornell STEM and MBA graduate students. The program allows the Practicants to gain valuable experience in commercializing university-based research.


Please help us welcome Shiang-Wan Chin, Jingjing Fu, James Ryan and Cybelle Tabilas.


Shiang-Wan Chin, 2021 CTL PracticumShiang-Wan Chin
Shiang-Wan Chin is a Ph.D. candidate in the field of Systems Engineering at the College of Engineering. Shiang’s advisor is Professor Hakim Weatherspoon.


Jingjing Fu, Postdoctoral Associate, College of Agriculture and Life SciencesJingjing Fu
Jingjing Fu is a Postdoctoral Associate at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Jingjing’s research focus is on gut microbe metabolome. Her advisor is Professor Brian Lazzaro.


James Ryan, 2021 CTL PracticumJames Ryan
James Ryan is a Ph.D. candidate in Neuroscience at the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences. James’s advisor is Dr. Francis Lee.


Cybelle Tabilas, 2021 CTL PracticumCybelle Tabilas
Cybelle Tabilas is a Ph.D. candidate in Immunology at the College of Veterinary Medicine. Cybelle’s advisor is Professor Brian Rudd.


CTL team has designed the Practicum to engage the Practicants with technology commercialization activities such as technology evaluation, market analysis, and venture support. The program will leverage their unique research backgrounds while providing a view into career opportunities outside of academia.


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