Research Reports & Databases


AUTM is the leader in gathering and reporting detailed information about technology transfer.

  • AUTM Licensing Activity Survey—licensing income, number of startups and more as reported by AUTM members. Members receive a significant discount; participants have free access.
  • AUTM Salary Survey—assesses 10 common professional positions at more than 170 institutions around the world. Members receive a significant discount.
  • Statistics Analysis for Technology Transfer (STATT) our online, searchable database with more than 20 years of licensing statistics—free to licensing survey participants, deeply discounted for other members. 
  • AUTM Transactional Academic Comparables Tracking (TransACT) Database —search this comprehensive database of transactional terms and conditions for fair market value and alternative pricing and deal structures. Available to members and non-members. Discounted access available to qualifying academic institutions.