Nina Cannon

Director, UNC Office of Industry Contracts

Nina Cannon is the director of the Office of Industry Contracting (OIC), which is within the UNC Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and is responsible for reviewing and executing sponsored research agreements with private industry, including sponsored research agreements, clinical trial agreements and subcontracts, among others. OIC also negotiates and executes all (both industry, federal or other party) confidentiality agreements (CDAs and NDAs) and data use agreements for the entire UNC-Chapel Hill campus. OIC’s mission is focused on streamlining support for industry-funded sponsored projects, increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of operations and helping make Carolina a better partner to industry.