Offices of Biotechnology and Business Development

Faculty & Inventors

Faculty interested in obtaining information on the following topics should click on the links below. Further information can be obtained by calling the office of biotechnology at 718.430.3357.

Inventions, Patents and Research Tools

Invention Disclosure Submission Process 
FAQs about Patenting 

Research Tools Initiative 

Einstein's Policy for Student-Generated Intellectual Property 

Einstein's Official Policy on Patents and Licensing Agreements  


Material Transfer Agreements

FAQs about Material Transfer Agreements 
Einstein's Internal MTA Process 
Research Using Oncomouse Technology 
MTA Simple Letter Agreement  (forms between academic/nonprofit entities)
Human Specimen MTA  (forms between academic/nonprofit entities if material has human origin)
CCI Cover Sheet  – Incoming Materials (forms if incoming material has human origin)
CCI Cover Sheet  – Outgoing Materials (forms if outgoing material has human origin) 


Industry-Sponsored Research 

Industrial Relations Policy for Sponsored Research
Indirect Cost Administrative Policy 


Office of Business Development's Technology Development Program 


Policies & Guidelines for Faculty Participation with Third Parties/Companies

Conflict of Interest 
Guidelines for Consulting Relationship 
Guidelines for Departmental Approval of Consulting Relationships
Guidelines for Participation in SBIR/STTR Programs 

Forms for Faculty-Inventors

Acceptance Agreement  
Invention Disclosure Form ( MS Word ) ( PDF )
Research Tool Disclosure Form
Consulting Agreement Submission Form
Addendum to Consulting Agreement 

For Internal Invention Disclosure Review:
Invention Disclosure Review Portal  

For Industry Partners:
Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement    

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