Dr Frank Tietze Dipl-ing oec MSc Dr rer pol


  • Lecturer in Technology & Innovation Management, CU Institute for Manufacturing, Dept of Engineering

Dr Frank Tietze is our Director of Studies in Manufacturing Engineering. His recent experience in teaching includes the industry project coordination for fourth year MET projects and module leader for Technology and Innovation Management. Frank runs an Engineering Part IIB module on the strategic management of intellectual property (IP). His research is exactly in that area combining innovation and IP management for emerging technologies, with particular interest in how we can enable transitions to sustainability. At the Centre for Technology Management he runs the Innovation and IP Management research group. Before joining Cambridge in 2014 Frank worked in universities in Germany and Sweden. He has been co-founder of an award winning start-up in the mobility sector.