The Office of Technology Transfer and Licensing (OTTL) offers guidance and resources to assist the University community in identifying, protecting, and disseminating intellectual property according to the principles of the University Intellectual Property Policy. The Office also strives to engage the business community to maximize the market impact of Boston College research, by identifying innovations and faculty research programs of interest.
OTTL’s mission is to empower Boston College inventors and authors by protecting their intellectual property and supporting its wide dissemination and to increase the University’s impact by engaging productively with industry to bring Boston College technologies to market.
The University ethics reporting hotline provides an anonymous channel for employees to facilitate reporting of possible illegal, unethical, or improper conduct when normal channels of communication are not available or are impractical under the circumstances. You can submit an anonymous report through the EthicsPoint Hotline at bc.ethicspoint.com