Our Research Innovation Team

Let us help build your future!

Have questions about what Wichita State can do for your business? Need access to student interns or workforce development assistance?

Reach out to our Research Innovation Team directly to find out how Wichita State can work with you to advance your business and serve the applied learning mission of the university. If you have a general questions and aren't sure who to talk to, just use the form below.

Coleen Pugh

Coleen Pugh

AVP of Research

 

Jeremy Patterson

Jeremy Patterson

Interim Exec. Director for
Innovation and New Ventures

 

Tonya Witherspoon

Tonya Witherspoon

AVP for Industry Engagement
and Applied Learning

 

Mark Torline

Mark Torline

Director, Center for
Entrepreneurship

 

Debra Franklin

Debra Franklin

AVP for
Strategic Initiatives

 

Rob Gerlach

Rob Gerlach

Director of Intellectual
Property and Tech Transfer