Iowa State University Research park

The Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP) is a growing technology community and incubator for new and expanding businesses, providing access to the vast array of resources available at Iowa State University: from talent pipeline management, to specialized equipment, to access to the research infrastructure. ISURP is a 400+ acre development serving an upwards of 90 tenant companies, with more than 800,000 square feet of developed building space. The statewide impact from companies with strong ties to ISURP cannot be overstated; five companies that started at ISURP have gone public and multiple others have enjoyed successful liquidity events. The current tenant roster boasts world headquarters locations for two publicly traded companies and major research and development facilities for 10 others.

Michele Farnham Celebrates 25 Years with the ISURP

Michele Farnham recently celebrated her 25th anniversary working at the Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP). She began working with the ISURP in 1995 and has thoroughly enjoyed her time and the changes the Park has experienced. Michele serves as the Manager of Facilities Services. In this role, Michele oversees twelve buildings for the Research Park. Her work is critical for the day-to-day operation of the Research Park. 

Meet the ISURP Team: Rick Sanders, President and Director

AMES, Iowa (October 12th, 2020) - If there is one thing that describes Rick Sanders, it is his commitment to family, both at home and at work. Rick grew up in a small suburb of Birmingham, Alabama and attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), majoring in Communication. His path to becoming the President and Director of the Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP) has certainly not been traditional. The one thing Rick looks forward to as he comes into the office each day is...

Student Innovation Center Open for Collaboration

AMES, Iowa (September 25th, 2020) - With the recent opening of the Iowa State University Student Innovation Center, students, faculty, and industry now have a great space to meet, learn, and collaborate. The Research Park has 2 rooms in the SIC that are available for tenants and affiliates to utilize. The rooms include a conference-style room with a large table and presentation screen and an office-style room with multiple workspaces. If you'd like to use these spaces, use our room reservation...

TMC Driver Appreciation Week

This week, TMC Transportation hosted Driver Appreciation Week. On Tuesday, Interns were able to get out of the office and thank drivers like Kyle for their commitment to safety on the roads. The sacrifices that drivers make to be away from their families and do so safely is what helps keep America moving.

Michele Farnham Celebrates 25 Years with the ISURP

Michele Farnham Celebrates 25 Years with the ISURP

Michele Farnham recently celebrated her 25th anniversary working at the Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP). She began working with the ISURP in 1995 and has thoroughly enjoyed her time and the changes the Park has experienced. Michele serves as the Manager of Facilities Services. In this role, Michele oversees twelve buildings for the Research Park. Her work is critical for the day-to-day operation of the Research Park. 

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Meet the ISURP Team: Rick Sanders, President and Director

Meet the ISURP Team: Rick Sanders, President and Director

AMES, Iowa (October 12th, 2020) - If there is one thing that describes Rick Sanders, it is his commitment to family, both at home and at work. Rick grew up in a small suburb of Birmingham, Alabama and attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), majoring in...

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Student Innovation Center Open for Collaboration

Student Innovation Center Open for Collaboration

AMES, Iowa (September 25th, 2020) - With the recent opening of the Iowa State University Student Innovation Center, students, faculty, and industry now have a great space to meet, learn, and collaborate. The Research Park has 2 rooms in the SIC that are available for...

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CAREERS

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. 

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