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Gulf Coast Research and Education Center

Gulf Coast Research and Education Center

Gulf Coast PostDoc Student Association (GCPSA) Mission, Activities and Members

 Mission

  • To enhance communication and networking between graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and faculty within and outside the GCREC.
  • To foster outreach with the industrial and academic scientific communities.
  • To provide professional enrichment opportunities to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.
  • To create and promote intellectual, social, and cultural opportunities, between graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and faculty within and outside the GCREC.
  • To foster professional mentorship relationships among the postdoctoral scholars and graduate students
  • To promote the use of peer groups as a resource for solving challenging research problems.
  • To foster interdisciplinary collaboration, as is appropriate and feasible, among postdoctoral researchers and graduate students in different research groups

Activities

  • “GCREC Seminar for Postdoctoral Researchers and Graduate Students” every other Thursdays throughout the year. Students and postdocs voluntarily present their research data.
  • To create a credit course for attendance to the Research Seminar.
  • To create and promote two social events a year within and outside the GCREC.

Future programs

If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact any committee members.

Executive Commitee

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President -Michelle Souza Oliveira
msouzao@ufl.edu

 

Vice President - Andre Bueno Gama
andre.gama@ufl.edu

 

Secretary - Adrian Zuniga
adrian.zungia@ufl.edu

 

Treasurer - Marcus Marin 
marin.m@ufl.edu

 

Program Development Officer - Ravneet Sandhu
rsandhu@ufl.edu

 

Marketing and Communication Officer - Deborah Hilbert
dhilbert@ufl.edu

 

Plant City Campus Representative - Ali Gonzalez Perez
aliglezpe@ufl.edu

 
 

Faculty Advisor - Dr. Johan Desaeger
jad@ufl.edu