Cornell University

The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medical Colleges, Cornell Tech and the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva.

Jeff Fearn

Senior Technology Licensing Officer



Jeff FearnEmail: jcf55@cornell.edu

Phone: 607-254-4502


Jeff manages a diverse portfolio of life sciences, biomedical engineering, nanotechnology and polymer chemistry technologies.


Jeff spent five years at Fisher Scientific where he was a Life Sciences Product Manager overseeing a portfolio of over fifteen well known life science vendor partners. He was responsible for the sales, profitability and marketing of these products through Fisher. Previously, he spent almost ten years at Upstate Biotechnology in various capacities of new product development, quality assurance and product marketing. He obtained a PhD in Biological Chemistry from the University of Illinois - Chicago and a BS in Biochemistry from Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. He is a member of the Licensing Executives Society and the Association of University Technology Managers.