Troy Holbritter

Troy is a contracts manager for research at The University of Texas at Austin in the Office of Industry Engagement. His responsibilities include “cradle to grave” central pre-award activities dealing exclusively with industry research collaborators consisting of proposal review and processing, as well as, negotiation and award of research and related agreements. Prior to making the switch to university research administration, Troy served in a variety of contracts administration, negotiation and procurement roles within industry for 23 years, primarily in the energy sector, giving him unique insight into the manner in which both universities and industry approach collaborative research projects and governing contractual terms.