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Southwest Florida Research & Education Center

Southwest Florida Research & Education Center

The Southwest Florida Research and Education Center (SWFREC) is located one mile north of Immokalee and approximately 35 miles southeast of Fort Myers, and is 40 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, which has internationally recognized tourism beach destinations (Sanibel, Captiva, and Marco islands). Presently, SWFREC supports thirteen faculty programs and a staff of more than 90 people. Active research programs in citrus horticulture, vegetable horticulture, irrigation and water resource management, precision agricultural engineering, pest management, plant pathology, citrus pathology, agricultural and natural resource economics, soil microbiology, plant physiology, weed science, soil science, and agricultural economics occur on 320 acres of land at SWFREC. The faculty and staff of SWFREC serve a vibrant commercial agricultural region.

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Becky Decker
Human Resources
(239)-658-3420
rdecker54@ufl.edu

Southwest Florida Research and Education Center (SWFREC)

2685 State Road 29 North
Immokalee, Florida 34142
Phone: (239) 658-3400
Fax: (239) 658-3403

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The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The selection process will be conducted in accord with the provisions of Florida’s ‘Government in the Sunshine’ and Public Records Laws. Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodation.

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Thanks for your interest! Unfortunately, we currently do not have any job openings under Staff / Student. However, we open new positions regularly and hope you will check back with us in the future!

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