Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Summer Research in Biology

Title 
Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Summer Research in Biology
Institution 
Marquette University
Institution Type 
Graduate Research
City 
Milwaukee
State 
WI
Field 
Ecology, Genetics, Microbiology, Structural Biology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Physiology, Evolutionary Biology
Start Date 
June 5, 2017
End Date 
August 9, 2017
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
January 31, 2017
Description 
Participants choose a faculty mentor and complete a research project in one of a diverse selection of fields in biology. Students also engage in weekly journal clubs and group meetings, research ethics training, and social activities. Students present at a poster session and symposium at the end of the program.
Qualifications 
Rising juniors or seniors with an interest in pursuing a research-based career. Students at colleges with limited research opportunities and members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Dr. Allison Abbott, Program Director
URL 
www.marquette.edu/biology/srp.shtml
Email 
allison.abbott@marquette.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

Housing, travel support, and subsistence are all provided