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Ondine Wells

K-12 Education/Technology Transfer Coordinator
Office 508 Weil Hall Work Phone: 352-294-6952

Biography

Ondine brings more than 20 years of experience in educational program development/evaluation, scientific communications, and social science research. She has worked with a number of UF/IFAS Extension programs, private industry, and founded/directed a non-profit in Washington, D.C. empowering youth through community leadership projects.

Duties

Develop and lead K-12 STEM outreach activities to foster student interest and engagement in transportation and engineering. Work with researchers in the STRIDE (Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development, and Education) Center to engage government and industry stakeholders, and disseminate and implement transportation research results. Coordinate all K-12 and technology transfer activities with STRIDE partner universities throughout the southeast.

Area within ESSIE

UF Transportation Institute – STRIDE Center

Education

B.A., Environmental Studies, 1994, Bard College
M.S., Interdisciplinary Ecology (conc. Environmental Engineering Sciences), 2005, University of Florida