Flosenzier, whose expertise is in chemical engineering, has joined
The University of Southern Mississippi as director of process technology.
happy to be part of this team," Flosenzier said. "It is
really exciting to have the opportunity of expanding the capabilities
of the university."
said his job will be to value the technology licensed to the university's
partners or licensees. "Before something can be marketed, we
have to know the value and the cost," he said. "One of
the keys to commercializing a new product is to figure out the most
cost-effective way to make it.
where I come in. My experience in the chemical industry gives me
the background to determine what it costs to produce materials."
will work with Les Goff, director of innovation and business ventures,
under Dr. Angeline Dvorak, vice president of business and economic
development at Southern Miss.
Vance brings much needed engineering knowledge to our team and,
with his background, he will be key to our group reaching our goals,"
an Indiana native, earned his bachelor's degree in chemical engineering
in 1985 from Purdue and his master's in chemical engineering in
1987 from Northwestern University. He has 16 years of experience
in the chemical engineering field, including manufacturing, process
development and research.
He and his
wife, Diana, a grant proposal specialist, live in Moselle and have