9.3 Memoranda of Understanding (MoU)

Policy No: RESEARCH  9.3
Type of Policy: Administrative
Effective Date: December 2013    
Last Revised: December 2013

Policy Owner: GTRC-IE
Policy Contact: Kevin Wozniak, Executive Director, kevin.wozniak@gtrc.gatech.edu

1. Policy Statement

It is the policy of Georgia Tech that when two or more parties wish to engage in a collaborative effort in research, education or other activities that furthers the mission of Georgia Tech that a Memoranda of Understanding [MOU] is utilized.  MOUs are legal agreements defining the roles and responsibilities.   MoUs do not include terms and conditions for funding, exchange of materials, non-disclosure of proprietary information, licensing or future licensing of intellectual property, or specific research activities. MoUs may, however, describe how agreements for such activities will be negotiated and establish a timeline for doing so. For more information see http://www.legalaffairs.gatech.edu

2. Scope

This policy applies to all Georgia Tech Faculty and Staff.

3. Policy History

Revision Date Author Description
01-02-2014 GTRC Rev 1.0