Licensing & Ventures Group

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Marc Oettinger

Licensing Manager

​​Marc Oettinger is a Licensing Manager specializing in physical and engineering sciences. Working predominantly with technologies related to the engineering and applied science applications, including materials, biomedical, mechanical, and computer/software industries, Marc is responsible for evaluating the patentability and marketability of specific assets created from UVA research.

A liaison to the UVA School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Marc works to help educate, protect, manage, market and monetize intellectual property arising from the UVA research portfolio.

Prior to joining LVG, Marc served as a licensing officer at the University of California, Berkeley. He worked to leverage and utilize intellectual property at Hewlett-Packard, Visa Inc., Los Alamos National Laboratory, Southeastern Universities Research Association, and Jefferson Lab.


  • M.A., Science and Engineering, Colorado School of Mines
  • M.B.A., Business Administration and Entrepreneurship, Babson College
  • B.S., Environmental Science, Saint Michael’s College