IFAS Internal Management Memoranda

IFAS; Mission and Organization

EFFECTIVE DATE: September 15, 2010


SUBJECT: IFAS; Mission and Organization

  1. The mission of IFAS is set forth in 6C1‑6.01, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), with its basic general authority provided in Chapter 1004, Florida Statutes, Sections 1004.22, 1004.31, 1004.37, 1004.49, 1011.49, 1011.50 and 1012.96 and Chapters 79‑222, 90‑148, and 99-47 Laws of Florida.  In addition, numerous Federal laws provide specific authority for specific programs.

  2. The attached Chart 1 entitled, "Programmatic Organization of IFAS," shows the overall
    programmatic organization of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS).  Chart 2 shows the administrative organization of the Office of the Senior Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources. Reflected in Charts 3, 4, and 5 is the organization of the academic programs, research, and extension functions of IFAS.  Chart 6 reflects the organization of the College of Veterinary Medicine.  Chart 7 reflects the organization of the School of Natural Resources and Environment.  Chart 8 shows the organization of the IFAS Faculty Assembly.