Ulf Petrusson is a Professor of Law at the University of Gothenburg as well as the Director at the Institute for Innovation and Social Change at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg. In addition, Ulf Petrusson is the Director for the Center for Intellectual Property and has been responsible for the development of several entrepreneurship educations across multiple faculties, including engineering, law, medicine, and business, most recently Sahlgrenska School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He also holds the position as Professor II at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Ulf Petrusson is engaged in research focused on law and technology with specific interest in how technology and other knowledge can be claimed and managed as assets, property, and capital at the interface of research and innovation for both industry and universities. Ulf Petrusson has experience in working as a Company Lawyer/IP consultant at Göteborgs Patentbyrå AB. He is a member of several boards including the Swedish Patent and Registration Office. Managing Intellectual Property Magazine has twice chosen Ulf Petrusson as one of the 50 most influence persons in the world of IP.