Dr. Gilbert will take over as UF/IFAS research dean from his current position as professor and chair of the UF/IFAS agronomy department, a job he’s held since 2014. Before coming to Gainesville, Gilbert worked at the UF/IFAS Everglades Research and Education Center in Belle Glade, Florida, where he rose through the faculty ranks to become center director.
From all of us that have worked with you in the Agronomy Department: We would like to thank you for being a great Chairperson and a great colleague. Best of luck in your new endeavors!
For more about Dr.Gilbert’s history and his new position, please click here.