Tyler Zemlak

Technology Transfer Officer, Ph.D. Biology & Genetics
Technology Transfer
Email: 
tzemlak@uoguelph.ca
Phone number: 
(519) 824-4120, Ext. 53808

In his role as Technology Transfer Officer, Tyler works closely with other members of our team to find new ways that knowledge and innovation can benefit business and society. His primary responsibilities include protecting and promoting research discoveries and intellectual property, working with and guiding industry partners, and promoting the acceleration of startups. Before entering the field of technology transfer, Tyler spent 2 years in business development roles at the University of Guelph and an additional 2 years working on startups in the areas of food safety and healthcare. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his young family, gardening and playing pick-up hockey.