NJAES Vision and Mission

NJAES Vision Statement

To be the leading public research and service based institution for the development and delivery of practical science-based solutions that contribute to the vitality, health and sustainability of agriculture, environments, people and communities of New Jersey.

NJAES Mission Statement

To enhance the vitality, health, sustainability and overall quality of life in New Jersey by developing and delivering practical, effective solutions to current and future challenges relating to agriculture; fisheries; food; natural resources; environments; public health; and economic, community, and youth development.

NJAES Theme Areas

Production Agriculture, Horticulture and Allied Industries

Public Health

Saltwater Fisheries and Aquaculture

Economic and Community Development

Food and Nutrition

Youth Development

Environment and Natural Resources


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences