Courses and Curriculum

The Post-Doctoral Bridge (PDB) program provides a solid foundation in the core business disciplines that are most crucial for each participant’s chosen area of specialization, as well as an understanding of the pedagogical and teaching methods commonly used in business schools. The PDB program curriculum enables participants to maximize the connections between their Ph.D. or other doctorate degree training and business topics to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue an academic career in a college of business. Admission is limited to 30 post-doctoral participants per cohort. Participants will come to the UF campus one weekend per month for five months. The PDB program will meet on the following dates:

2020 Schedule

WeekendFridaySaturdaySunday
1March 6March 7March 8
2April 3April 4April 5
3May 1May 2May 3
4May 29May 30May 31
5June 26June 27June 28

2020 Courses by Track

WeekendFinance & Accounting TrackMarketing & Management Track
1Orientation
Managerial Accounting
Orientation
Organizational Behavior
2Managerial Accounting
Investments
Organizational Behavior
Digital Marketing
3Investments
Financial Management
Digital Marketing
Strategic Management
4Financial Management
Accounting Research
Strategic Management
Brand Management
5Accounting Research
Literature Review Presentations
Brand Management
Literature Review Presentations