Rodman Tompkins

Director of Licensing and Business Development

Rodman joined CSUV in 2008 and is a Director of Licensing and Business Development. He manages the Infectious Disease portfolio as well as an eclectic mix of other technologies ranging from neuroscience and reproductive biology to atmospheric sciences. He leads the Creative Works Grant program, designed to increase engagement with inventors who create IP outside of utility patents.

Additionally, he co-founded and helps manage Mantel Technologies, a government contracting start-up formed by CSU Ventures to actively transition technologies that can be matched to specific government needs. Rod earned MS degrees in neuroscience and infectious disease from CSU.