Office of Science and Technology, New Mexico Economic Development Department
“Accessing innovation in New Mexico-Technology Transfer and the laboratories”
10:00-10:50 Start IT
Julia Wise is a scientist with experience in education, health care, and technology transfer who now works in technology based economic and community development. As the Manager of the Office of Science and Technology she works to create, support, and lead programs that allow New Mexico’s science and technology based economy to grow and thrive. She has an undergraduate degree in Biology and Chemistry and a Masters and Doctorate in Geology. Prior to moving back to Santa Fe, she worked for The Science Museum of Minnesota, had a stint as a barista, worked at The Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, taught geology, environmental science, and engineering at the University of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky University, and worked for STC.UNM.