Who should I discuss my ideas with?

Frequently asked questions about intellectual property

The University currently has two Specialist IP Advisors who look after 4 related areas across the University:

  • Patent
  • portfolio and its prosecution
  • IP advice
  • and IP Exploitation (commercial and public arena)

IP education

Help in understanding the issues arising around IP and guidance can be sought from ipmatters@plymouth.ac.uk.


For specific help and advice on copyright matters, you can contact Graham Titley, the University‚Äôs Information Specialist, Library & Digital Support (Technology & Information Services). 

Further IP assistance is available from the Legal Services Department: (internal access only), Matthew Jackson (University Solicitor) or Melissa Rose (University Legal Officer)

For further information about Data Protection or Freedom of Information, please see: https://intranet.plymouth.ac.uk/legal/DPFOI/ (internal access only) or contact Emma Wainman (University Date Protection Officer).

Specialist advisors