The School's mission is to provide instruction, conduct research, engage in professional and community service on the
local, national, and international levels, and facilitate technology transfer which will result in protection of the environment
and the development of remedies for existing environmental problems; the education of communities on environmental science
and policy issues; and the scientific and intellectual preparation of students who are uniquely prepared to address present
and future interdisciplinary environmental science and policy issues. President Larry Robinson (who is also a Distinguished
Professor at the School of the Environment) and his team receives $15.4M from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA) to advance Coastal and Marine Ecosystem Research.
The EnergyWaterFoodNexus is a new science enterprise launched at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
through a global public-private partnership that seeks to provide sustainable and innovative solutions for energy, water and food security.