Office of Industry Contracts

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The Office of Industry Contracts (OIC) has been created to support faculty, staff and students in their pursuit of research funding from private industry.  The OIC reviews all sponsored research proposals to private industry, negotiates contract terms and conditions, and works with Clemson researchers and industry partners to ensure that agreements are in accord with university policies and procedures as well as federal regulations and requirements.    

The OIC is available to answer questions, review and negotiate contracts with private industry, and otherwise assist researchers in securing private funding support.

Procedure for new OIC matters:

To initiate a new project/matter with the Office of Industry Contracts (OIC), please complete and submit an OIC Intake Form.  After you submit the form, please email any supporting documents to If you have any questions about the form, please call the OIC at 864-656-3989.

OIC Intake Form