Research collaborations with industry enable Princeton researchers to tackle challenges that present real-world needs and that can benefit society. The Office of the Dean for Research supports interactions among industry and faculty that promote the educational, scientific, and scholarly mission of the University. The team in Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations works to create networking and engagement opportunities among Princeton researchers and industry scientists. The cultivation of these relationships fosters a greater exchange of ideas between University and and corporate researchers.
“These are true collaborations. The flow of knowledge is not just in one direction."
- Coleen Burrus, director of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations
The Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations team builds collaborations with companies and foundations to support strategic, catalytic, and capacity-building programs and research across all academic areas.
The Princeton Entrepreneurship Council brings together alumni, students, faculty, and others to initiate transformation through risk-taking and value-creation.
Princeton Innovation Center BioLabs is a new coworking space where science startups in New Jersey can test, develop and grow their ideas. BioLabs aligns with Princeton University’s educational mission and the societal benefits of commercializing transformative technology.