Kyle Jensen

Shanna and Eric Bass ’05 Director of Entrepreneurial Programs and Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

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Kyle Jensen is an entrepreneur, developer, and scientist. Before joining the Yale SOM faculty, he co-founded Agrivida, a venture-backed biotechnology company based in Boston; PriorSmart, a patent analytics provider (acquired by RPX, Nasdaq:RPXC); and Pit Rho, a leader in motorsport analytics. He works with numerous Yale start-ups, now as Director of Entrepreneurial Programs at SOM and previously as mentor and  entrepreneur-in-residence at the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute.  His academic research spans computational biology, intellectual property, and the sociology of science.

Education

  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006
  • BS, University of Illinois, 2000

Publications

Selected Articles

C. Loose, K. Jensen, I. Rigoutsos, and G. Stephanopoulos
Nature
2006
K. Jensen, M. Styczynski, I. Rigoutsos, and G. Stephanopoulos
Bioinformatics
2006
K. Jensen and F. Murray
Science
2005

Consultancies

  • RPX Corp.

Companies Founded

Agrivida
PriorSmart
Pit Rho