Research Contracts, Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property

Research Contracts, Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property

This section contains information related to contract research done by Bishop’s University researchers in partnership with the community and/or industry partners, as well as information related to the commercialization of research findings.

Research Contracts

Bishop’s researchers conduct research activities and provide research services (testing, analyses, training, etc.) for private and public sector partners as well as for non-profit organizations.  In such cases, research contracts or research service contracts must be signed. Templates are available at the Research Office. Please contact Sylvie Côté at 819-822-9600, ext. 2572 or at

Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property

Bishop’s University works in collaboration with TransferTech Sherbrooke for technology transfer projects.

In compliance with the Action Plan Managing Intellectual Property of the Government of Québec, Bishop’s researchers have the responsibility to disclose their research findings to the University once they want to commercialize them. To this end, the Invention Disclosure Form must be completed and sent to the Vice-Principal Academic.