• Dean for Research, Director of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station

    Dr. Hayes received a B.S. degree in Wildlife Science from Oregon State University in 1978, an M.S. in Biology from Southern Oregon State University in 1983, and a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Cornell University in 1990. He arrived at the University of Florida in 2006 to serve as Professor and Chair in the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. He served as Acting Director of the University of Florida's Ordway-Swisher Biological Station from 2006 to 2008, and as Director of the Station from 2008 to the present.

  • Associate Dean for Research, Director of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station

    Dr. Archer received a B.A. degree in Zoology in 1968 and a M.S. degree in Bacteriology in 1970 from the University of Maine, and a Ph.D. degree in Microbiology in 1973 from the University of Maryland.

  • Associate Dean for Research, Director of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station

    Mary Duryea is Professor and Associate Dean at the University of Florida/IFAS. She is a Phi Beta Kappa cum laude graduate of University of California, Berkeley in Conservation of Natural Resources (1972). She received an M.S. in Wildland Resource Science from UC Berkeley in 1974 and a Ph.D. from Oregon State University in Forest Science in 1981.