One-on-One Office Hours

You asked and we listened.  Participate in one of the Magnuson Center's numerous office hours and gain valuable direction for your venture.

Office hours help Dartmouth faculty, students and staff to connect with the resources, expert advice and networks they need to further their startup goals. Come to office hours with questions related to funding, team building, developing your pitch deck, market research and more!
Sarah Morgan
Sr Program Manger

Interested in being more involved with the Magnuson Center, but don't know how? Have a question about one of our student programs or events? Schedule an office hour with our program manager, Sarah Morgan today.

If you are interested in an appointment, please sign up.

Schedule some time to meet with our Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives, Barry Schweitzer. Looking for advanced startup support? Want to strategize?  Interested in incubators?  Want to know more about patents?  Talk with Barry.

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Kari Chen

Are you a student or alum looking for Magnuson Center support and programming on the West Coast? Schedule an office hour with our program manager, Kari Chen today.

If you are interested in an appointment, please sign up.

The Software Design Consultants team from Information, Technology and Consulting (better known as ITC) is here to assist you. They are happy to meet and discuss any technical issues as it relates to developing or growing your startup. Meetings will be on Tuesday from 12-1 Eastern
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Jake Reeder
Mascoma Bank

Jake Reder, Ph.D. co-founded Celdara Medical and currently serves as its president and CEO.  He has joined the Magnuson Center as our newest EIR (Entrepreneurs in Residence). Prior to founding Celdara, Jake founded the New Ventures Office at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine where he still serves as director. Additionally, Jake led business development, open innovation, and knowledge management initiatives at Cabot Corporation where he served as a member of the Research Council, Technology Board, and Nanotechnology EHS Council.

Jeff Chu is a member of our Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) team. Jeff is an active board member and advisor to several companies and organizations, holds 12+ patents, and has been a Principal Investigator for several NIH and DoD research grants.
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John Kaufmann
John Kaufmann '97 is another of our new EIR's (Entrepreneurs in Residence - Virtually). EIRs will help Dartmouth entrepreneurs develop promising ideas, innovations, and technologies, to potentially identify opportunities which may be appropriate for a startup, and to advise early-stage companies on various entrepreneurial activities.
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Jennifer Vella-Chentorycki is an EIR's (Entrepreneurs in Residence - Virtually). She specializes in the medical fields and is available to assist Dartmouth entrepreneurs develop their ideas and research.
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Questions about your startup or how to get your idea going? Set up time to chat with our Program Manager, Startup Support, Roy Schmidt.

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Kwame Owusu Ansah is our Program Manager, Social Entrepreneurship. Kwame is also involved with an accelerator program with Magnuson/Ivring. He brings a vast amount of knowledge and experience and we encourage you to se up meeting with him.

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