Post-Doctoral Fellowship, STEM Translational Communication Center

Mar 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, STEM Translational Communication Center .

Job Description: 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 focused on developing and testing patient-centered communication interventions. The fellowship is for one year, with the opportunity to renew for a second year. The successful applicant will work collaboratively with the STCC research team to collect and analyze data, build grant-writing skills, prepare manuscripts for publication, and participate at national and international scientific meetings. As one of the country's leading research institutions, the University of Florida provides an exceptionally supportive environment for research and collaboration.

Advertised Salary:


Minimum Requirements:

Ph.D. in Communication, Psychology, or a related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications: Ideal candidates will have a strong background in communication technology (e.g., message tailoring, virtual technology), quantitative research methods, advanced statistical techniques, and health disparities research.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, list of academic references (minimum of 3), a research statement, and a writing sample.


Please address applications to:

Dr. Janice Krieger, Director

STEM Translational Communication Center

College of Journalism and Communications

University of Florida

Health Assessment Required: No