Iowa State University Research park

The ISU Research Park (ISURP) was founded to provide space and resources needed to advance science-based initiatives. Today, over 80 companies own or rent space in the Research Park — a number that’s constantly growing. The Research Park works with businesses from a variety of industries to improve economic development in Ames, across the state, and nation wide.

Iowa universities appeal to Gov. Reynolds for more money, highlighting economic boon to state

The following article was originally posted on November 28, 2018 via The Gazette. By Vanessa Miller DES MOINES — Skipping their oft-repeated refrain about historical declines in state support for higher education, Iowa’s public university presidents Monday appealed for millions more next year by pointing out all the ways their institutions benefit Iowa. University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld — while presenting a budget request to Gov. Kim Reynolds and her staff — highlighted his...

NewLink Genetics Announces Merck Has Begun Rolling Submission of Licensure Application for Ebola vaccine V920 (rVSV∆G-ZEBOV-GP) to U.S. Food and Drug Administration

In 2014 the Company entered into a license agreement with Merck to develop, manufacture and commercialize NewLink Genetics’ Ebola vaccine candidate AMES, Iowa, Nov. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ:NLNK) reported today that Merck has begun the submission of a rolling Biologics License Application (BLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for V920 (rVSV∆G-ZEBOV-GP, live attenuated).  This rolling submission is made pursuant to the FDA’s Breakthrough...

Iowa State Named One of Six Public Research Universities as Finalists for 2018 Innovation & Economic Prosperity Universities Awards

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today named six public research institutions as finalists for its sixth annual Innovation & Economic Prosperity (IEP) University Awards. The winners will be announced at the association’s annual meeting, which will be held November 11-13 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The finalists — Colorado State University, Iowa State University, Montana State University, the University of New Mexico, North Carolina State University, and the...

Young Entrepreneur Convention to be Held in Ames on April 26-27, 2019

AMES, Iowa (November 5, 2018) – Established as one of Iowa’s largest entrepreneurial conferences, the Young Entrepreneur Convention will be held in Ames, Iowa April 26-27, 2019. This marks the first year the convention, which draws nearly 500 young entrepreneurs annually, will be held in Ames. The event will be hosted at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center and tickets will be $99. In its first three years, the Young Entrepreneur Convention has drawn nearly 1,500 entrepreneurs to central...


Find your next career right here. ISU Research Park provides you an opportunity to work in the growing field of science & technology.

There are currently 63 positions available with ISURP tenants.

Expand your capabilities with collaborative relationships available through the Iowa State University Research Park.

ISU Research Park’s established network allows you to simplify your own business model, exchange ideas, and grow in your industry.