Joynita Sur

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Joynita Sur

Senior Licensing and Business Development Associate

Joynita joined Skysong Innovations in March of 2023 and serves as a Senior Licensing and Business Development Associate for the Life Sciences team. She is passionate about accelerating the pace of technology commercialization to benefit the public.

Prior to joining SI, Joynita was a Licensing Associate for UR Ventures, the technology transfer office of the University of Rochester. She has prior experience in basic science research and research administration, as well as co-founding two startups in the biotech space.

Joynita has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and a Master of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester.

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Director of Licensing and Business Development

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Director of Intellectual Property

Joynita Sur

Senior Licensing and Business Development Associate

CJ Washington

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Shen Yan, J.D.

Director of Intellectual Property

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