Get Involved

Thirsty for even more AUTM? Volunteer!

Search more than 30 committees for opportunities to connect and share ideas with colleagues in the technology transfer community.

  • As a volunteer, you'll play an integral role in the Association's day-to-day operations and help shape AUTM and its community. 
  • You'll make connections with other members and leaders in the profession, creating a powerful professional network.
  • You'll be adding leadership skills and professional dedication to your resume.
  • You might even be recognized at the Annual Meeting when AUTM honors significant volunteer contributions through the annual Service Awards.

Find a committee that meets your needs.

Professional Exchange Program
Interested in learning about best practices in successful technology transfer offices? Does your office set the gold standard and is it willing to share knowledge? Then you want to participate in AUTM’s Exchange Program. Learn more.

Special Interest Groups

AUTM Special Interest Groups (SIGs) bring together AUTM members with a common area of interest within the technology transfer field. These ʺmicroʺ communities communicate on the AUTM eGroup platform, providing opportunities to learn, discover emerging trends, share expertise and more. Find a SIG that fits your interests or learn how to create one here

Mentorship Program

The AUTM Mentorship Program is an opportunity for early-stage and mid-career professionals with a thirst for knowledge to establish one-on-one relationships with experts in the industry in an effort to transfer knowledge of university technology management, exchange ideas and encourage professional development. Learn how you can become a mentor or mentee.

Awards and Scholarships
AUTM annually recognizes the accomplishments of tech transfer professionals through awards and scholarships. Find out how you can apply.