Czerne M. Reid, PhD

Czerne Reid, PhD

Czerne Reid, PhD
Lecturer and Program Director, Online Graduate and Certificate Programs


Lecturer and Program Director, Online Graduate and Certificate Programs

Contact Information

Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine
McKnight Brain Institute, Room L4-100
PO Box 100256, Gainesville, FL 32610

Phone: 352-294-4921

Research Interests

Methods in Online Education, Program Evaluation



2004 Graduate Certificate, Science Communication, University of California, Santa Cruz

2003 Ph.D. Environmental Chemistry, Emory University

2002 M.S. Environmental Chemistry, Emory University

1993 B.Sc. Chemistry, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica


Dr. Reid is a Lecturer and the Program Director for Online Graduate and Certificate Programs in the UF College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry. In this role she is responsible for the design, development and administration of online education programs and courses in a range of psychiatry subject areas. She spearheaded the development of the department’s Graduate Certificate in Addiction and Recovery, which began accepting students in Fall 2014. She is the recipient of a 2015 Exemplary Teacher Award from the UF College of Medicine. She is also an adjunct lecturer in the UF College of Journalism and Communications, where she teaches science writing. She is co-chair of the Education Committee of the National Association of Science Writers (NASW).

Selected publications and presentations

Reid, C.M. (2016, September). Colleges of Medicine: Extending reach through online education and educational technology. Oral presentation at the American Distance Education Consortium EdFuture 2016 Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Reid, C.M., Hobbs, J., Setlow, B., Bussing, R. (2016, May). Online education: Opportunities for teaching, collaboration, funding and advancement. Workshop conducted at the 169th annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Atlanta, GA.