Partner With Bobcat Innovators
TXST Innovation Lab
The Texas State University Innovation Lab showcases game-changing technology created by student investors with support from corporate partners. Innovative research teams comprised of students and faculty from across the university are encouraged to showcase their projects at the Texas State University Innovation Lab and Reception.
The Science, Technology and Advanced Research Park, or STAR Park, at Texas State is expanding. A second building will be added to the facility which serves as a technology incubator/accelerator for start-up and early-stage businesses involved in campus research.
Research with Relevance
The Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC) doctoral program combines STEM research and training with entrepreneurship to help students create groundbreaking, commercially viable products.
Since 2014, the MSEC program has helped launch five interdisciplinary student-led companies, which include MBA students from the McCoy College of Business Administration, and MFA students from the College of Fine Arts and Communication.
Corporations and organizations connect with Texas State through the following:
- Establishing student scholarship endowments
- Providing funds to construct new academic and research facilities
- Outfitting university laboratories with cutting-edge technologies and equipment
- Strengthening innovation and university research efforts
- Sponsoring academic programs
Corporations and organizations all over the world are showing their support, including NEC Corporation, NXP Corporation, Society of Plastic Engineers, University Federal Credit Union, Halliburton, Tokyo Electron and Wells Fargo.
Corporate Team Contact Information
Director of Strategic Industry Partnerships
324-2 JC Kellam
Assistant Director, Strategic Corporate Partnerships
380-1 JC Kellam