Industry Resources

Looking for help with a pressing problem? Case Western Reserve University researchers can help you find a solution.

CWRU has a proven track record of meeting the interests, needs, and aspirations of our university research community and our corporate partners—and the Office of Corporate Engagement is here to help you get started.

Ready for Collaboration

Case Western Reserve University works to create and strengthen relationships among the university and corporations locally and worldwide. Along with our corporate relations and technology transfer offices, the Office of Research and Technology Management is committed to meeting the interests, needs and aspirations of the CWRU research community and our corporate partners.

Some recent highlights include:

  • 270+ recent industry partners, from Fortune 500 companies to recent startups
  • $67,000,000+ in industry awards over the last five fiscal years
  • $400,000,000+ in research at CWRU each year
  • 200+ licensing opportunities available
  • 100+ core facilities and service centers
  • 100+ patents filed and an average of 40 issued U.S. patents each year
  • About half of our annual patent investment is reimbursed by active commercialization partners

Get in Touch

  • Steve Fening

    Steve Fening, PhD

    Associate Vice President for Research
    Managing Director
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Case-Coulter Translational Research Partnership
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Case School of Engineering, School of Medicine


    Phone: 216.368.2639