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Olena Zhylinkova

Specialist consultant


Olena joined the External Relations Team in 2022. Olena is an international lawyer from Ukraine with 20 years of experience in Intellectual Property Law, having worked in both legal practice and academia. She has conducted research on Intellectual Property licensing as a Fulbright scholar twice – at the law schools of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (IL, USA), and the College of William and Mary (VA, USA). Olena will help researchers at the Faculty of Science handle legal contracts to shorten process times.