Department of Intellectual Property and Patents

The Department of Intellectual Property and Patents (DIPP) follows up with faculty, staff and student inventors on the submission and review of invention disclosures for further processing and submission of provisional patents. The DIPP also works with NJIT inventors, IP committee and external resources for the preparation, submission and acquisition of full patents. 

The mission of the Department of Intellectual Property and Patents is to promote protection of results and intellectual property from the research grants, contracts and other resources, and to serve NJIT community with full support of review, processing and submission of provision and full patents, and licensing agreements.  

The Department of Intellectual Property and Patents reports jointly to the Office of Research and Office of General Counsel.