Industry Engagement

The UF Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) team is your company’s local resource committed to helping industry make valuable connections to the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. With a team of Sarasota-based professionals to serve the region, the UFIS-SC is committed to helping the region’s companies grow and prosper.

Opportunities for Industry Engagement

Talent Acquisition – Companies seeking interns or full-time new college hires can work with UF Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) to identify specific strategies for marketing and promoting opportunities with students with the right mix of qualifications and interests. Through capstone courses, design teams, student organizations and collaboration with academic departments, UFIS-SC is here to help your company navigate UF and identify talented students for your workforce.

Research Expertise – Companies looking for faculty expertise in fields of interest or seeking opportunities to partner on federal proposals can work with UF Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) to make connections with faculty.

IP and Tech Transfer – Investors and those looking for new opportunities to bring technology to market can partner with UF Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) and the Office of Technology Licensing to bring the newest innovations developed by UF faculty to market.

Executive and Continuing Education – Employers looking for tailored resources to enhance the education and ability of their workforce can partner with the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering to develop short courses, certificates, or to offer existing degree and non-degree programs through our Professional Development and Graduate Education platform.

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For further information and to discuss the best way to assist your corporate needs, please contact:

Ann Marie Chupa
Industry Programs Coordinator
Email: amchupa@eng.ufl.edu
Phone: