Mihaela Bojin is a Senior Licensing Associate at the University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF). UIRF evaluates, protects, and licenses technologies developed at the University of Iowa to industry and startups. Mihaela has been at the UIRF since 2013, and started her first term on Staff Council in 2017 as a function representative (Research & Scientific Services). She is serving in the University Relations Committee (co-chair), and in the HR Committee (member). Last year she was a member of the Communications and University Relations Committees. She also serves in the University of Iowa Intellectual Property Committee.
Mihaela is grateful for the opportunity to work with colleagues across campus on issues important to all staff members, and she is determined to be an effective advocate on behalf of her peers.
Mihaela holds a PhD in Chemistry from Cornell University, is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP), and a registered patent agent with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Mihaela lives in Coralville with her husband (UI faculty), two daughters, and a cat.