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Entrepreneurship @ Duke Engineering

Creating Community, Delivering Impact

Entrepreneurship @ Duke Engineering is an office dedicated to building and nurturing an energetic community of confident creators.

Whether founding a company, seeking support for a prototype, or looking to build entrepreneurial skill, we provide students, faculty and staff with:

  • Expert advice, including one-on-one guidance
  • Educational opportunities, including high-impact seminars and workshops
  • Resources for company founders, including useful tools, information and funding opportunities
  • Connections to the larger entrepreneurship community at Duke

We're an integral part of that community at Duke—ranked 20th among US universities in producing startup founders, according to private equity tracker Pitchbook.

Our goal is to develop your entrepreneurial confidence. You are invited to join our community of founders.

Our Mission

To nurture a community of student, faculty and staff founders whose innovative solutions deliver extraordinary impact in the world.

What We Offer

Advice

We give one-on-one guidance to students, faculty and staff

Meet our advisors »

Education

We provide high-impact seminars, speakers, workshops and courses

Browse our programs »

Resources

We make tools and information available, and administer funding opportunities

Explore resources »

Connections

We're an integral part of the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem at Duke

Make a connection »

Our Faculty & Student Founders

Faculty

Leaders in translating discovery into marketable solutions.

Browse faculty companies »

Students

We're building a community of student-founders.

Read student startup stories »

Contact Us

Bill WalkerBill Walker

Mattson Family Director
bill.walker@duke.edu
434-962-2269

Steve McClellandSteven McClelland

Executive in Residence
steven.mcclelland@duke.edu
919-613-9561