The Center for Research & Economic Development, incorporated on March 30, 1999, is a private, nonprofit, 501(c) 3 created to benefit East Stroudsburg University. The Center is the principal economic development and research extension of the University focusing on entrepreneurial innovation, applied research, and workforce training.

The Center provides a multidisciplinary team of university faculty, staff and students, in addition to outside experts and consultants to address the research and economic development goals and objectives of local, regional, national and international corporations, businesses, industries, organizations, governmental and educational partners.

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Campus Address
ESU Innovation Center, 562 Independence Road
(570) 422-7920
Title of Department Leader
Vice President, Economic Development & Entrepreneurship
Mary Frances Postupack