Shawnee State University looks forward to working with partners in industry and technology. 

The following templates provide the basis for working partnerships in support of research projects and related technologies.

Sponsored Research Agreements

For sponsored projects with IP licensing options, start with this Tier 1 agreement:

Tier 1 Master Sponsored Project Shared IP

For sponsored projects with the option to assign IP ownership to sponsor, click here:

Tier 2 Sponsored Project - Assignment of IP Rights to Sponsor

Licensing Agreements

For exclusive evaluation rights to assess the technology, click here:

Option Agreement Template

To license our technology for commercialization, click here:


For more information about these agreements or other ways to partner, contact Technology Transfer Officer Adam J. Miller,, (740) 351-3692.