University of Dundee - Innovative Partnering with Industry
Licensing and Collaboration: The University has a portfolio of licensing opportunities across a wide range of disciplines and has created several high profile, innovative collaboration models with Industry.
Spin Out Companies: The University has created over 20 Spin Out companies through established preincubation and incubation models, creating around an estimated 600 current jobs in the local economy.
Knowledge Transfer: The University actively participates in Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and TSB initiatives. The Innovation Portal is a joint project with the University of Abertay and SCRI to focus on proactive engagement and knowledge transfer with SMEs.
Drug Discovery: A major investment of over £13m created a state of the art Drug Discovery Unit, which recruited key senior staff from industry to accelerate early stage projects into pharmaceutical licensing opportunities.
Medical Devices: The Institute for Medical Science and Technology (IMSaT) is a joint project with the University of St Andrews to foster research and commercialisation at the interface with physics and life sciences.
Clinical Research Centre: The Tayside Clinical Research Centre is a £15m facility managed by the University and the NHS providing Industry with state of the art facilities and specialist trial staff to accommodate clinical trials.
Research and Innovation Services
University of Dundee
11 Perth Road, Dundee DD1 4HN
Call +44 (0)1382 384664
The University of Dundee is a registered
Scottish charity. No: SC015096
For Licensing and Collaborative
For Spin Out Company enquiries
and opportunities contact:
Company Development Manager
Added the 27 August 2009 in category Innovation UK Vol5-1