Like the rest of the nation, UF/IFAS is challenged by the lack of applicants for its staff support positions across the state. All UF job postings are located online and new opportunities are added each day (click on "staff full time" to filter ... READ MORE
The IFAS Facilities, Planning and Operations team had the opportunity to show Dr. Scott Angle, the new Vice President for UF/IFAS, some of our facilities on main campus yesterday and to explain some of the current issues and projects. There ... READ MORE
Today I sat at lunch with someone who doesn't work at a university. He remarked that it would be cool to have a way to take the high-powered research we do at the University of Florida and somehow get it out to the citizens in a way that they ... READ MORE
This post originated as an e-mail sent on Wednesday, August 28, 2019.
Dear IFAS colleagues,
As you know, Hurricane Dorian is heading towards Florida with lots of coverage in the media. I encourage you to follow the guidance offered by ... READ MORE
I've been an employee of the University of Florida for more than 21 years, and there are some really great resources on campus that I would describe as hidden gems. I'll start with the UF/IFAS ones first!
Natural Area Teaching Laboratory. ... READ MORE
Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending a workshop for UF faculty about the UF Strategic Development Plan, in encouragement of the plan's action step to develop a New American City by "connecting talent to issues."
62 faculty ... READ MORE
One of the most challenging parts of my job is managing space. As you can imagine, everybody needs some, but nobody has any to offer. That being said, I am always seeking to identify new options.
When Newell Hall was repurposed for student ... READ MORE