Afsar Mir is a Technology Licensing Associate for the Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC) and is focused on the protection and commercialization of new inventions developed at the University of Maryland.
Prior to joining OTC, Afsar worked at Virginia Commonwealth University’s Innovation Gateway office focused on commercializing medical devices and physical science inventions. Additionally, Afsar has experience working as an Open Innovation Manager at MeadWestVaco and a Project Manager for global health organizations.
Afsar has received a B.S. degree and a M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Virginia Commonwealth University.