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We are a leader in human sciences for a reason — a cornerstone of the land-grant mission of Iowa State University is our focus on research. We are proud that our work has a direct impact on the way our communities live and learn.

Check out our centers, institutes, and facilities to take a look around.

Research Websites

Angela Shaw’s Food Safety


Cardiovascular Autonomic Reactivity Research Laboratory

Exceptional Longevity Laboratory

Global Century Project

International Centenarian Consortium

Physical Activity and Aging Study

Polymer and Food Protection Consortium

Schalinske Research Laboratory

Stress Physiology Investigative Team

Urban Ecosystem Project

Wellbeing and Exercise Laboratory Research