Biological, Environmental, and Materials Chemistry Research at Texas A&M University

Title 
Biological, Environmental, and Materials Chemistry Research at Texas A&M University
Institution 
Texas A&M University
Institution Type 
graduate research university
City 
College Station
State 
TX
Field 
chemistry
Start Date 
June 2, 2014
End Date 
August 8, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 14, 2014
Description 
In this NSF-funded program, students focus on interdisciplinary projects in biological, environmental, and materials chemistry as full members of a research group. In addition to the focus on individual research projects, students will participate in weekly career development seminars, research seminars, tours, and brown bags.
Qualifications 
Undergraduate chemistry majors enrolled in 4-year U.S. Universities who have completed their second or third year with a 3.0 GPA or better. Strong letters of recommendation. Completion of 2 semesters of general chemistry and general laboratory, 2 semesters of organic chemistry and organic laboratory. Prefer completion of 2 upper level chemistry courses, which typically include any of the following: analytical, spectroscopy, instrumental analysis, advanced organic, physical chemistry, biochemistry.
Contact 
Holly Gaede
URL 
http://www.chem.tamu.edu/research/undergraduate/
Email 
reu@chem.tamu.edu
Number of Participants 
15
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

travel support available