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Lucas Schau


Research projects conducted on private land require a written agreement between ISU and the land owner or owner's representative. These projects can be described as follows:

  • Short term - one year or less
  • Involving less than 20 acres

The form of agreement used will be a contractual agreement. Procurement Services will provide an example that will include the purpose, term, fee, and conditions. Signature authority for the university shall be vested with the ISU Director of Business Affairs. The land owner's or owner's representative and the ISU research representative's signatures will also be required.

Procurement Procedure:

Create a requisition in Workday with any accompanying information about the requested purchase to Procurement Services (i.e. order form, quote, email from supplier, etc.). If you need assistance creating a requisition in Workday, email the information to