Institute for Innovation

The Institute for Innovation at Jacksonville State University (JSU) supports Principal Investigators with implementing grants and serves as a hub for faculty and staff to innovate ideas. The institute will assist faculty and staff with developing business models, trademarking concepts, developing advisory boards, integrating innovation and guiding the intellectual property process to position JSU for growth. The Institute leverages grants and continually develops local, state, regional and federal partnerships through community outreach and research with a goal to create innovate products suitable for technology transfer. Please contact the Institute for Innovation at 256.782.8144 or email
Institute for Innovation Research
Partners Research Areas
  • Apple Inc.
  • Jacksonville City Schools
  • Piedmont City Schools
  • Alabama State Department of Education
  • Fayetteville State University, Georgia
  • Savannah State University, Georgia
  • Tarleton State University, Texas
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock
  • Southeast Missouri State University
  • West Texas A&M University
  • Louisiana Tech University
  • Innovative Technology
  • Community Resilience
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • International Studies
  • Cyber Security
  • Forensics Training
  • Southern Studies
  • Change Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Economic Development