Emily Loughran joined UCLA's OIP-ISR in 1994 as a technology transfer officer. Currently, as the Senior Director of Licensing she manages the licensing and patent prosecution groups, and oversees the office’s large portfolio of invention disclosures, patents, and license agreements. Emily started in intellectual property administration at the City of Hope Medical Center where she was the Technology Transfer Manager responsible for patenting and licensing activities. Emily holds an M.B.A. from USC and a B.S. from UC Berkeley.