Nadine Wong PhD

Managing Director of Licensing and Strategic Initiatives

Phone: 919-681-9037

As Managing Director of Licensing and Strategic Initiatives, Nadine  Wong oversees all licensing activities within OTC and provides strategic support to translational funds, office operations and relationships with Duke innovation and entrepreneurship partners.

Nadine joined OTC in January 2022 after a 15-year career at the University of Michigan where she most recently served as the Managing Director of the Biointerfaces Institute, an interdisciplinary research institute that fostered technological innovations at the interfaces of engineering and life sciences. In that role, she oversaw all aspects of the institute’s operations and lead the formulation and execution of scientific and innovation initiatives. She was previously an Assistant Director of Licensing for Physical Sciences at the Office of Technology Transfer.

Nadine received her PhD in Chemistry from Stanford University and her BA in Chemistry from Whittier College.