Lawrence Weber, Ph.D.
Business Development Manager and Entrepreneur in Residence
Lawrence Weber provides a portal to collaborative R&D opportunities at SBU, and to associated resources and programs. Business Development Manager and Entrepreneur in Residence, he serves companies with a New York address in these dual capacities with both the Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT), and the Center for Advanced Technology in Diagnostic Tools and Sensor Systems (Sensor CAT), each sponsored by NYSTAR. His outreach includes companies at all stages. For start-up companies and inventors, he provides an entrepreneurial resource in strategic and funding matters. An award winning scientific researcher early in his career, Weber’s background is also punctuated by his Ph.D. in physical chemistry, and new product launches in the chemical process, electric power generation, and wireless devices industries, together with goals accomplished in worldwide technical business development and contract negotiation in Fortune 1000 and multiple start-up company settings.