Senior Vice President for Research

The Office of the Senior Vice President for Research supports faculty and student research by encouraging the highest standards of quality, and fostering ethical conduct in research.

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Unique to Innovation Park, tenants are in close proximity to Penn State’s $848 million-a-year research program, allowing convenient access to world-class research. Areas covered include scientific, engineering, technology, and business resources.

Accessing Penn State’s research program happens in a few ways including Contract Research, Licensable Technologies, or through the office of the Senior Vice President for Research.

Contract Research

Penn State is among the nation's top universities in industry-sponsored research. Their 2,500 science and technology based researchers partner with more than 400 companies every year. We’ll put you in touch with the expert researchers that meet your needs.