Assists the university in implementing the intellectual property policy by recommending policy, reviewing, disclosures of patentable and copyrightable materials, and participating in the assignment of the university's rights to those materials.

2023 - 2024 Committee Members


Howard Carrier, JMU Libraries


Carlos Aleman, Communication Studies

Mark Angel, Administration and Finance

Keith Grant, Political Science

Keith Holland, Engineering

Bob Kolvoord, Dean, Integrated Science and Technology

C.K. Lee, College of Business

David McGraw, Integrated Science and Technology

Traci Zimmerman, WRTC


Ciara Sinclair


Mary Lou Bourne, Office of Technology Transfer

Jack Knight, University Counsel

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