Justin Burns

Licensing Associate

Licensing Group

Phone: (404) 727-4968

Email: jburns5@emory.edu

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

1599 Clifton Rd., 4th Floor

Atlanta, GA 30322

Education

  • Doctorate, Molecular Microbiology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Biography

Justin is a licensing associate after previously holding the Contract Specialist position for Emory University’s Office of Technology Transfer. Prior to joining the office, he was a senior researcher in the Department of Chemistry at Emory where his research focused on the biochemistry and molecular mechanisms of oxygen sensing in both respiratory and plant pathogens. He also held a research fellowship at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC where his research focused on alternative energy strategies for the U.S. Navy. Justin obtained both a BS and PhD from Georgia Tech where his research focused on microbial physiology, specifically related to anaerobic respiration of transition metals and radionuclides.

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