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An Unparalleled Combination of Research Capabilities Located in a Vibrant Urban Core

Drawing on global leadership in neutron research, materials science, computational science, and energy independence and sustainability, Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is positioned to deliver unique tenant benefits:

Locating at Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus offers you:

icon1The region’s only research park affiliated with both a major research university and a national research laboratory.

icon2A site ready for tenants, with approximately $100 million of capital investment and research incentives in place via site improvements and the Joint Institute for Advanced Materials.

icon3Flexible siting options that include build, lease, and multi-site aggregation.


Unlike many research parks, Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is located in the heart of a vibrant urban core, immersed in a culture of research, innovation and creative activity. Within five minutes of the site, your research team will enjoy access to:

  • the main University of Tennessee Knoxville campus, including the internationally recognized College of Engineering and College of Business Administration
  • the UT Institute of Agriculture
  • the UT College of Veterinary Medicine
  • UT Medical Center
  • the UT Research Foundation
  • social and creative venues including downtown Knoxville’s Market Square, Gay Street and the Old City, with historically significant performing arts and live music venues
  • nationally competitive NCAA athletics at the University of Tennessee

The master plan for the 188-acre Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus on the banks of the Tennessee River calls for 16 research-oriented building sites that support approximately 1.6 million square feet of development.

Contact us today. Let us show your team how locating at Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus will give you an unequalled combination of access to advanced research capabilities and thinking, in a vibrant, creative and innovation-focused setting.