For Faculty

Resources for Faculty


Blavatnik STAR

SEAS Translational Acceleration Research funding

Translational Fellows Program

Supports postdocs to explore commercializing their technology

Research Initiatives in Science and Engineering

Seed funding for Columbia faculty research

Columbia Venture Competition

Prize money for early-stage ventures


Columbia Makerspace

Also known as the Innovation Hub, provides workspace for the Columbia-wide community

Columbia Startup Lab

Home to more than 250 Columbia-founded startups and over 350 members


NSF I-Corps Bootcamp

Explore the commercialization potential of your product or technology

Columbia Design Studio

Explore the power of design thinking for your startup

Lab to Market Bootcamp

Learn about commercializing your biomedical innovation


Faculty Forums

Join us for upcoming faculty forums on several different topics (link will be added)

CTV Executives in Residence

Connect with industry executives, VCs, and entrepreneurs


Connect with the SEAS Entrepreneurship Advisory Board (EAB)

Columbia Innovation Forum

Recurring open forum networking meeting for the entrepreneurship community

Other Resources

Conflict of Interest

Review the Office of Research and Compliance Training COI policy

Faculty IP Policy

Columbia Tech Ventures Intellectual Property Policies