Assignment of Departments

Cooperative and Sponsored Research professionals manage from start to execution all non-royalty bearing legal agreements that govern the flow of intellectual property into or out of UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Academic material transfer agreements (MTAs) and confidential disclosure agreements (CDAs) are handled primarily by the two Grants and Contracts Specialists on staff.

Any industry or complex non-profit MTAs or CDAs are assigned to one of the three Senior Grants and Contracts Specialists.

Additionally, the three Senior Grants and Contracts Specialists are charged with the management of industry-sponsored research agreements (SRAs), academic and industry collaborative research agreements (CRAs), and visiting scientist agreements (VSAs).

See updated Department Assignments.