RFUF-010 Dr. Jon Reiskind: Retired Faculty of Florida: "Dr. Jon Reiskind’s Life and Career at the University of Florida"
Oral history interview
Dr. Jon Reiskind ( Interviewee ) Raina Shipman ( Interviewer )
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Podcast Oral history
United States of America -- Florida -- Alachua
For the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program's Spring 2014 Intern Class. Retired University of Florida professor Dr. Jon Reiskind discusses his career at the University of Florida. Topics include what led to him researching spiders despite his arachnophobia, the struggles that he has faced as president of the United Faculty of Florida, the change in students throughout the years, and what holds the University back from being a higher ranking institution.