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TU-Team8 Cyber Fellows

A fellowship initiative like no other

Why apply to TU-Team8 Cyber Fellows?

  1. Make an impact
    Seize an opportunity to work with leading researchers, venture capitalists, enterprise leaders on the biggest technical challenges of our time with the potential to change the world.
  2. Learn from the best
    Gain access to and guidance from Team8’s venture group on how to apply your deep tech research to relevant market problems.
  3. Launch a career
    Commercialize your research and innovations, creating a potential pathway to entrepreneurship.
  4. Be a part of the cutting edge
    Partner with the leading academic institution for cyber and a leader in company creation, all within the budding Tulsa tech ecosystem.

Cyber Fellows are carefully matched to an area of research of interest to them and to a faculty in the discipline in which they want to pursue their PhD. The faculty will mentor the student as well as guide the dissertation research.

Research areas are defined collaboratively among TU faculty, Team8 and the student. Fellows have access to onsite Team8 coordinators to help with job and internship placement, as well as provide input on the research outcomes most needed by the commercial sector.