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Jodi Falk

Patent Administrator

Office of Research Commercialization


As Patent Administrator, Jodi assists the ORC licensing professionals with the tracking process of NCSU technologies during the patent prosecution stage, the assistance and collection of various signature documents with inventors, and the quality control of the issued patents and their renewals in the United States and foreign countries.

Jodi earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Mount Scenario College, Wisconsin, and earned her Paralegal Certificate from North Carolina State University. Prior to joining the ORC, Jodi worked in law enforcement and investigative areas for 15 years followed by 10 years working in law firms primarily in intellectual property and litigation. Jodi joined ORC in 2014.

Outside of work, Jodi enjoys her hobby farm with her husband, llamas, lambs, dogs, cats, chickens, guinea fowl and all the other joys of nature. She also enjoys artistic painting on various surfaces.