President Judy Genshaft

Office of the USF System President

Dr. Judy Genshaft serves as University of South Florida System President and President of the University of South Florida, one of the nationís largest and most comprehensive metropolitan research universities. As Chief Executive Officer of the USF System, she oversees a system serving more than 47,000 students at two institutions, including a major academic medical center, and two regional campuses. Dr. Genshaft is responsible for the management of all units of the USF System, a $1.5 billion operating budget that includes over $400 million in sponsored research funding, and relations with the Board of Trustees, the Board of Governors, the State Board of Education, the Florida Legislature and other state agencies, as well as Congress and federal agencies.

Reporting directly to Dr. Genshaft are all Vice Presidents, the Regional Chancellor of USF St. Petersburg and the Regional Chancellor of USF Sarasota-Manatee. As USF System President, Dr. Genshaft delegates system-wide authority to the Vice Presidents as appropriate. USF Vice Presidents with system-wide authority and responsibilities chair USF System Management Councils consisting of representatives from all USF institutions and regional campuses. Each Councilís role and responsibilities, scope of activities, membership and operating procedures are established and approved by Dr. Genshaft.