Get Involved

Make the most of your membership by getting involved through these many opportunities.

Volunteer Opportunities

Search more than 30 committees for opportunities to connect and shared ideas with colleagues in the technology transfer community. Visit the volunteer page to learn how you can get involved.

  • Volunteers play an integral role in the day-to-day operations of the association and contribute to the decision-making process that helps shape AUTM as an association.
  • Volunteers make connections with other volunteers and leaders in the profession, creating a powerful professional network.
  • Volunteerism adds leadership skills and professional dedication to your resume.
  • AUTM recognizes significant contributions through its Volunteer Award Program.


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 new Exchange Program.  
Learn more about the program.

Special Interest Groups

AUTM Special Interest Groups (SIG) bring together AUTM members with a common area of interest within the technology transfer field. Some SIGs meet in-person during AUTM annual meetings, while others convene by discussion eGroups. Find a SIG that fits your interests.  

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 nniversity technology management, exchange ideas, and encourage professional development. Learn how you can become a mentor or mentee.