Collaborative Research: Investigating the Consequences of Global Change on Marine Animals and their Ecosystems

Title 
Collaborative Research: Investigating the Consequences of Global Change on Marine Animals and their Ecosystems
Institution 
Mystic Aquarium and University of Connecticut at Avery Point
Institution Type 
Public Aquarium and Public Research University
City 
Groton
State 
CT
Field 
Marine Ecology, Ecology, Food Webs, Conservation, Biology, Marine Sciences
Start Date 
6/4/18
End Date 
8/10/18
Stipend 
$550 plus $100 food per student per week
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
3/16/18
Description 
Collaborative Program than investigates the consequences of a changing environment on marine food webs. Each student researches a different level of the trophic web. Students gain unparalleled access to the resources and exhibits of the Mystic Aquarium.
Qualifications 
US citizens, US nationals, or Permanent residents.
Contact 
Tracy Romano or Michael Finiguerra
Email 
tromano@mysticaquarium.org or Michael.finiguerra@uconn.edu
Housing Provided 
yes
Housing Cost 
across street from water
Subsistence Provided 
yes