Nick Zelver, Senior Technology Manager, rejoined TechLink after a dozen years serving as the associate director of the Montana State University Technology Transfer Office where he managed the university's intellectual property portfolio, marketed technologies, and negotiated licenses. At TechLink previously, Nick served as the team leader for NASA licensing and collaborative research projects. His industry experience includes service as president of a start-up company specializing in biofilm monitoring technology for the energy industry, and sales engineer for electrodialysis reversal desalination systems. He also served as coordinator of industrial development for the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center at MSU (Center for Biofilm Engineering).
Nick has a BA degree in Biology and BS degree in environmental engineering from Humboldt State University, and a Masters in environmental engineering from Rice University.