Office of Commercialization and Economic Development

Judith Whitford

Patent and License Finances Manager, Administration, UNC Office of Commercialization and Economic Development

Judith Whitford is the patent and license finances manager in the UNC Office of Commercialization and Economic Development. Judith has been with the office since 2003. Judith is responsible for managing all of the financial terms of technology transfer license agreements.

This includes entering licenses into the database, coordinating the receipt and distribution of royalty income to inventors and UNC-Chapel Hill departments, and overseeing the receipt and entry of attorney invoices into the database as well as the collection of reimbursements for patent expenses from licensees.