Chairman of the Board and President:
Dorin Schumacher, Ph.D.


Dr. Schumacher founded the Consortium in 1985. Her background includes 25 years in research administration in major US research universities. Since 1983, she has specialized in university-industry relations and technology transfer. Her more than 80 publications include the book, Get Funded! A Practical Guide for Scholars Seeking Research Support from Business. In 1993, the French Government named her Chevalier of the Order of Academic Palms for her contributions to French culture and education.

Board of Directors:

  • Two university representatives, two company representatives, and CPBR president
  • Directors elected for three-year terms by membership