Law Professor, University of Windsor
Myra Tawfik is a law professor and the EPICentre Professor of IP Commercialization and Strategy at the University of Windsor. She is also a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (“CIGI”). An expert in intellectual property law with over twenty-five years experience, her research and teaching interests lie in the areas of copyright law, trademark law, international IP law, IP strategy and IP legal history. As a Senior Fellow at CIGI, she leads research on capacity-building in IP literacy, IP strategy and access to IP legal services. In addition, along with her CIGI colleague, Karima Bawa, she has developed a massive open online course (MOOC) titled Foundations of IP Strategy. She and Karima continue to work on educational programs and projects on IP and IP strategy.