University of Florida faculty experts are available for commentary, interviews and speaking opportunities on thousands of subjects. The profiles below provide biographical information and examples of media appearances to help you find the most relevant expert for your needs.
Get started: Please use the search bar below to find UF faculty experts based on name or area of expertise. You may filter results by category or last name using functions in the right-hand column. On a deadline? If you are a journalist on deadline, each profile contains a contact button that is monitored by our communications team to ensure we can respond quickly to any request.
Sharon Wright Austin’s teaching and research interests are in American government, urban politics and African American politics.
Shirley Baker has expertise in molluscan biology and aquaculture.
Balachandar studies data-driven solutions of industrial and environmental multiphase flow processes from volcanic eruptions to fuel spray.
Shubho Bandyopadhyay studies net neutrality, information systems, health informatics, information systems and public policy.
Environmental Journalist in Residence
Cynthia Barnett is an environmental journalist who writes about water and climate issues.
Elisabeth Barton is a molecular physiologist with a primary interest in skeletal muscle repair.
Imre Bartos’ research interests include extreme cosmic explosions related to the formation and evolution of black holes.
Linda Bartoshuk studies sensory perception of foods, including taste, olfaction and irritation/pain.
Dr. Norman Beatty studies neglected tropical diseases, such as Chagas disease, Leishmaniasis, cysticercosis and snake envenomation.
Dr. Lauren Berkow is an expert on airway management and neuroanesthesia.