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Jason Caplan

Adjunct Associate Professor of Practice in Entrepreneurship

Department of Management Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Nelson Hall 1331


Experienced CEO with a demonstrated history of developing and commercializing “green” remediation technologies for maritime and terrestrial applications. Started up four biotechnology companies and sold two for multiple ROI’s.

Skilled in life sciences, business development, operations, management, entrepreneurship, strategic planning, research and development, product commercialization and capital raising.

Strong business development professional with M.S. and PhD degrees in Marine Sciences from the University of Maryland at College Park.  Advisory Board Member of the Master of Microbial Biotechnology Program at NC State since 2006 and an instructor at the Poole College of Management since 2017.


Bachelor of Science Biology Towson University

Master of Science Marine Sciences University of Maryland College Park

Ph.D. Marine Sciences University of Maryland College Park