Blandy Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Title 
Blandy Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Institution 
University of Virginia
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Boyce
State 
VA
Field 
Ecology, Evolution, Plant-Insect Interactions, Pollination Biology, Aquatic Ecology, Invasive Species
Start Date 
May 22, 2017
End Date 
August 4, 2017
Stipend 
$5775
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2017
Description 
Since 1992 Blandy has provided opportunities for undergraduates to carry out ecological, evolutionary, and environmental research. Students learn to formulate testable hypotheses about important questions and develop skills in experimental design, data collection, analysis, and critical reading of primary scientific literature. Students also learn to communicate scientific their findings.
Qualifications 
Currently enrolled at as undergraduate. Permanent Resident or U.S. Citizen.
Contact 
Dr. Kyle Haynes
URL 
https://sites.google.com/site/blandyreu/
Email 
haynes@virginia.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

Housing, travel, and subsistence support are provided.