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.

Katie Greenfield pursues Leadership Minor after involvement in the Vermeer International Leadership Program

AMES, Iowa (November 23rd, 2020) - The Vermeer International Leadership Program shapes tomorrow’s leaders by fostering an environment of growth and development. After her involvement in the program, Katie Greenfield, a senior in Communication Studies, decided to pursue an additional minor in Leadership. She plans to pursue a career in non-profit development in the healthcare and childhood illness sector after graduation in May. The Vermeer International Leadership Program was a one-year...

Iowa Manufacturers Collaborate to Retain Next Generation Sales Talent

Photo courtesy of Iowa Workforce Development, Retaining Iowa's Talent   Contact: Nicolle Picray Pella Corporation 641.621.6859 picraynr@pella.com     PELLA, IOWA – (November 16th, 2020) – One-third of students graduating from an Iowa public four-year university are likely to leave the state to begin their careers, according to an Iowa Workforce Development college student survey. Two of Iowa’s premiere manufacturers, Pella Corporation and Vermeer Corporation, are joining forces...

Linda Tong speaks at 1 Million Cups

AMES, Iowa (November 4th, 2020) - Linda Tong, Founder and CEO of Linda Tong Planners, spoke at the 1 Million Cups event held at the Core Facility on November 4th, 2020. She discussed her entrepreneurial journey and the challenges she has faced thus far. Linda’s target market are individuals who seek to organize their life in a fun and fashionable way. Capitalizing on recent social media trends, Linda conducts much of her marketing through channels such as Tik Tok and Instagram. She has amassed...

Meet the ISURP Team: Nate Easter, Associate ISURP Director and Chief Operations Officer (COO)

AMES, Iowa (November 2nd, 2020) - If you know Nate Easter, you know that he always has a smile to share. Nate currently serves as the Associate Director and Chief Operations Officer at the ISU Research Park (ISURP). He graduated from Iowa State University with a Civil Engineering degree and worked as an engineering consultant until 2014 when he started at the Research Park. Nate's sense of humor and humility are both contagious. If asked about his three kids [Henry (16), Ava (14), Charlie...
Linda Tong speaks at 1 Million Cups

Linda Tong speaks at 1 Million Cups

AMES, Iowa (November 4th, 2020) - Linda Tong, Founder and CEO of Linda Tong Planners, spoke at the 1 Million Cups event held at the Core Facility on November 4th, 2020. She discussed her entrepreneurial journey and the challenges she has faced thus far. Linda’s target...

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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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