Cellular and Molecular Visualization

Title 
Cellular and Molecular Visualization
Institution 
Brandeis University
Institution Type 
Undergraduate/graduate research institution
City 
Waltham (greater Boston area)
State 
MA
Field 
Biology, Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Biophysics
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5250
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 2, 2015
Description 
Students will be matched with a faculty researcher in the biological sciences, who will mentor the student through an independent research project. Students participate in weekly lunch seminars, ethics discussions and professional development activities for careers in medicine, biotechnology and research. Students present a poster at a capstone symposium.
Qualifications 
Applicants should be current sophomores or juniors in an accredited educational institution and US citizens or permanent residents; should have strong interest in research as potential career. Prior research experience is helpful but not essential and students should have completed some coursework in Biology.
Contact 
Jessica Maryott
URL 
http://www.bio.brandeis.edu/undergrad/summerResearch/
Email 
summerresearch@brandeis.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes