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.

 

MISSION STATEMENT VISION STATEMENT VALUES STATEMENT
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.

MEET OUR AGENCIES

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

A Note from Our Vice President

We are quickly approaching the end of another year. Once again, our employees have traveled the state serving businesses and governments to make life better for all Tennesseans. Whether it’s training our future workforce or helping county government finance personnel become more efficient and effective, our public servants canvas the

IPS Development Update

Development and IPS – Gifts and Direction The staff and families of the Institute for Public Service have maintained and expanded the culture of giving, with a successful staff campaign and a successful Campus Chest campaign. 2019 Family Campaign The Family Campaign is the in-house fundraiser to support endowments, services