Current Positions Available:
About the Position: The successful candidate will work closely with the STCC director and will benefit from the College’s considerable strengths, including nationally recognized science/health communication faculty and graduate programs, state-of-the-art facilities and media properties, and established relationships across campus with diverse collaborators including the UF Health Cancer Center, the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, and the University’s communications divisions.
The faculty member will conduct original research, teach graduate and/or undergraduate level courses and advise graduate students, engage in governance and other Department and College service activities, and contribute to diversity and the internationalization of the College. Additionally, the candidate will actively participate in the new STEM Translational Communication Center and the UF Health Cancer Center.
About the Position: The STEM Translational Communication Center (STCC) in the College of Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida has an opening for a full-time postdoctoral associate. The postdoctoral associate will join a vibrant research team comprised of faculty, postdoctoral associates, and graduate students.
The successful applicant will work as a liaison between the STCC and the Recruitment Center within the UF Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI). Specific activities include planning, implementing, and monitoring novel strategies for recruitment and retention of participants in clinical research studies at the University of Florida. The position is for one year, with the opportunity to renew for a second year. The successful applicant will have access to new and existing data sources, receive grant writing training and mentorship, and participate in STCC and CTSI activities.