Dr Maria Rumyantseva

The University of Sydney Business School

Maria is a Lecturer and Academic Fellow in Innovation Studies at the University of Sydney Business School.

She has a longstanding interest in how research is commercialised with a special focus on commercialisation of science-based, new-to-market inventions. Recently, she has been working on large-scale research projects analysing the commercialisation processes of Australian high-tech start-ups, including cleantech, and the impact of CSIRO spinouts on the Australian innovation ecosystem.

She is currently teaching the ‘Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ foundation unit of the Master of Commerce Program.

Maria has several years of practical experience, having worked for a major international bank in London.