Shirley Vanier

Lead Analyst

Industry Contracting

Phone: (404)727-2333


Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

1599 Clifton Rd., 4th Floor

Atlanta, GA 30322


  • Juris Doctorate, Law, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN
  • Bachelors of Science, Chemistry and Economics , University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Shirley is the Lead Analyst in the industry contracts group. She has held positions in technology transfer here at Emory and at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa Florida. During her tenure at Moffitt she was also the Business Development Officer for the National Functional Genomics Center. Previously she had worked in the corporate sector as in house attorney and patent manager at St Jude Medical Inc. and HB Fuller Company in Minnesota. Shirley has also worked as a bench scientist prior to attending law school.