Academic Partners

how to work with us

The relationship between corporations and MSU colleges, faculty, and staff is integral to our university's success. There are many opportunities to build mutually beneficial partnerships to advance MSU’s abilities while also enhancing current and future projects and research. 

collaborate on Proposal Development

  • Develop concept

  • Shape strategy

  • Define purpose

  • Set objectives

  • Evaluate goals

Facilitate Corporate Visits

  • Develop concept

  • Define purpose

  • Set objectives

Develop Interdisciplinary Collaborations

  • Identify potential partnerships across campus

  • Strategize campus partner's strength and roles

assess Corporate Research and Readiness

  • Identify potential corporate partnerships

  • Inform on current and potential levels of engagement with corporate partners


Resources and tools

Corporate Proposal Planning Guide

Corporate Relations Overview



Get in touch with the Corporate Relations team.