1st Year Board Members

Candice Prince


Dr. Candice Prince is an Assistant Professor in the Agronomy Department at the University of Florida. She is located at the UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants. Candice graduated from UF in 2014 with a BS in Plant Sciences with a specialization in Restoration Ecology. She completed her PhD in Horticultural Sciences in spring 2019. For her dissertation work, she studied the influence of environmental conditions on management of three invasive grasses: torpedograss, cogongrass, and phragmites. In her current position, Candice researches invasive plant biology, ecology, and management, and teaches two invasive plant courses: Aquatic Plant Management, and Upland Invasive Plant Management. She is also the program coordinator for UF’s new Weed Science Graduate Certificate program.