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North Florida Research And Education Center

North Florida Research And Education Center

NFREC's Post Doctoral Research Associates (Post Docs)

A postdoctoral researcher or postdoc is a person professionally conducting research after the completion of their doctoral studies (typically a PhD). The ultimate goal of a postdoctoral research position is to pursue additional research, training, or teaching in order to have better skills to pursue a career in academia, research, or any other fields. Postdocs often, but not always, have a temporary academic appointment, sometimes in preparation for an academic faculty position. They continue their studies or carry out research and further increase expertise in a specialist subject, including integrating a team and acquiring novel skills and research methods. Postdoctoral research is often considered essential while advancing the scholarly mission of the host institution; it is expected to produce relevant publications in peer-reviewed academic journals or conferences. In some countries, postdoctoral research may lead to further formal qualifications or certification, while in other countries it does not.

NameEmailFaculty/Advisor
Barocco, Rebecca rbarocco@ufl.edu Dr. Small, Ian
Oduor, Kenneth kenneth.oduor@ufl.edu Dr. Dubeux, Jose
Stansly, Ted tstansly@ufl.edu Dr. Small, Ian
Thomson, Paris thomsonparis@ufl.edu Dr. Martini, Xavier