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The Southeast’s Most Capable R&D Park

Cherokee Farm is located on 188 acres on the banks of the Tennessee river in Knoxville, Tenn. The campus includes 16 building sites that support approximately 1.6 million square feet of development. Parcels available for immediate development, and plans underway for research suite leasing.

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is the Southeast’s only R&D park where the resources of a major research university and a leading national laboratory are combined with globally recognized researchers expressly for the benefits of its tenants. The campus is a collaborative effort of The University of Tennessee and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus offers its tenants an unrivaled array of research tools, IP options and scholars for solving your organization’s most pressing research and development challenges. Tenants have access to the computational resources of the world’s most powerful computers. You can test new materials at the world’s most advanced neutron facilities while partnering with internationally renowned research talent.

And, tenants have access to the Joint Institute for Advanced Materials (JIAM), a collaboration of Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the State of Tennessee. JIAM, located in the center of the Innovation Campus, is an $47 million research facility offering materials science investigation capabilities beyond those available anywhere else in the world.

Call us today and learn how Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus can put your organization in the best location for R&D success.


David Millhorn, Executive Vice President
The University of Tennessee