The Institute for Public Service

The University of Tennessee Institute for Public Service (IPS) takes the expertise of a statewide university to the communities of Tennessee by helping leaders in government, business and law enforcement solve real-world problems every day.

 

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We serve business and government to improve the lives of Tennesseans. We envision Tennessee as a global leader with thriving business and industry, efficient and effective government, and vibrant communities. At the Institute for Public Service we value people, diversity, relationships, integrity, and excellence.

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CIS
CTAS
LEIC
MTAS
Naifeh Center

Center for Industrial Services (CIS) County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS) Law Enforcement Innovation Center (LEIC) Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS) Naifeh Center for Effective Leadership

CIS Among Finalists for University Economic Development Association (UEDA) 2017 Awards of Excellence

LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA – August 9, 2017 – The 2017 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen following an extremely close competition this year. Higher education institutions and organizations across North America submit nominations annually for innovative programs that focus on developing economic prosperity in their communities and beyond.