Bin Yan

Director, Technology Transfer

(305) 243-4035
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About Dr. Bin Yan

Dr. Yan has worked at the University of Miami since 2006 over which time she served as Director of Business Development for the Wallace H. Coulter Center for Translational Research and a licensing manager before being appointed as the Director for the Office of Technology Transfer in September 2017.  Dr. Yan’s work experience also includes serving as the Associate Vice-President for Licensing and Legal Counsel for a publicly traded biotech company, an Assistant Director with University of Florida Office of Technology Licensing and a licensing officer at University of Saskatchewan, Canada. Over the years, she has been invited to speak on various panel discussions hosted by the Licensing Executive Society, the Association of University Technology Managers and other organizations on topics ranging from patent donations, university-industry collaboration to academic technology transfer models in the U.S. and Canada based on her experience in the field and what works and why. Dr. Yan earned her Ph.D. in molecular biology from University of Florida and J.D. from University of Saskatchewan. She is a member of the New York Bar.