James Degar

Licensing Specialist
(617) 919-3011

James joined the Technology and Innovation Development Office in 2019. In his role as Material Agreement Specialist, he manages, drafts and negotiates material transfer agreements, confidentiality agreements, and other agreements in support of the Contracts team.

Before joining TIDO, James spent a couple of years as a research technician in the Hematology/Oncology department at Boston Children’s Hospital. In the lab, he worked primarily to identify genetic drivers of leukemia and targetable therapeutic vulnerabilities. He holds a BS in Biology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.