Computational Biology Summer Program

Title 
Computational Biology Summer Program
Institution 
Rutgers – Camden
Institution Type 
comprehensive research university (satellite campus)
City 
Camden
State 
NJ
Field 
It combines experimental, theoretical, and computational approaches with a focus on the intersection of the mathematical, computational, and biological sciences
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5,000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2015
Description 
The Computational Biology Summer Program combines experimental, theoretical, and computational approaches with a focus on the intersection of the mathematical, computational, and biological sciences. In addition to the research experience, students receive computational biology training, professional skills development, and enrichment sessions geared towards broadening their understanding of the application of and issues surrounding scientific research. Faculty and post-graduate mentors guide the research projects and advise students toward further study and career development.
Qualifications 
Eligibility Criteria: Must be enrolled in a post-secondary program of education (community college, adult education, degree completion program, or a traditional 4-yr college); Have maintained a cumulative 3.0 GPA; Have completed at least one undergraduate science course Have completed no more than 30 college credits* (*applicants should be freshmen, sophomores, or associate’s degree level); The residential component of the program is highly recommended. Veterans are particularly encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Karen D. Taylor
URL 
http://ccib.camden.rutgers.edu/reu/
Email 
Kdt41@camden.rutgers.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes