Pasquale Ferrari is assistant director of licensing for the University of Maryland Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC). Before joining OTC, Ferrari was a technology transfer associate at ASRC Aerospace for the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. He has also served as a market research assistant for the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Ferrari is responsible for working with the University of Maryland's information and physical science technology portfolios and manages related licensing activities. He holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering, an MBA, and a bachelor’s degree in materials science and engineering, all from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.