Jim Wilson

Jim Wilson


As the Senior Manager, Intellectual Property for the Technology Transfer Office, Jim is responsible for management of the portfolio of intellectual property assets. This includes value estimation, cost modelling, and risk analysis. Jim provides tools, training and intellectual property best practices to the team and the University of Calgary community to enable informed data-driven intellectual property investment decisions and robust and responsive intellectual property strategies.

Expertise and background:

  • University of Calgary Alumnus (Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis
  • MSc, Computer Simulation, Coventry University, United Kingdom
  • BA, Mathematics, University of Cambridge
  • Recipient, 2009 Teaching Excellence Award (former instructor, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary)
  • Research Analyst, Aerospace Manufacturing, Rolls-Royce, England