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Ian Whyburn

Industrial Contracts Officer


Ian Whyburn is an Industrial Contracts Officer in the Industrial Contracts Office at Stanford. He specializes in negotiating industry sponsored research agreements, material transfer agreements, collaboration agreements, and data use agreements, and advises faculty members, departmental research administrators, and partner organizations on all facets of sponsored projects. Before joining the Industrial Contracts Office, Ian worked in Stanford's Office of Sponsored Research where he drafted, reviewed, negotiated, and accepted contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, data use agreements, collaborative research agreements, subcontracts, and sub-awards with federal, non-profit, industry, and foreign sponsors.

J.D. (University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law)
B.A. Business (University of Puget Sound)
Previous Work Experience:
Stanford University, Office of Sponsored Research (Contract and Grant Officer)
OTL Responsibilities:
Handles Sponsored Research Agreements, Collaboration Agreements, and Material Transfer Agreements.
Phone: (650) 723-4243