Zhenyan Yan, PhD

Licensing Manager

Pictured: Zhenyan Yan, PhD

Zhenyan Yan, PhD, is a Licensing Manager in the Office of Technology Development. She joined Memorial Sloan Kettering in 2014.

Previously, Zhenyan spent six years working in the areas of open innovation, technology evaluation and commercialization, R&D project management, and in- and out-licensing in corporate and university settings. Her prior experience includes serving as a technology acquisition scout at FMC Corporation and as a licensing associate in North Carolina State University’s Office of Technology Transfer.

Zhenyan received her PhD in molecular, cellular, and developmental biology from the University of Michigan in 2007 and her Bachelor of Science in biology from Fudan University in Shanghai, China, in 2001.