Introductory Multicultural Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (IM-SURE)

Title 
Introductory Multicultural Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (IM-SURE)
Institution 
University of Montana
Institution Type 
research university
City 
Missoula
State 
Montana
Field 
environmental biology, plant ecology, animal/wildlife ecology, microbial ecology
Start Date 
June 2, 2014
End Date 
August 1, 2014
Stipend 
$4500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 1, 2014
Description 
This program is an opportunity for undergraduate students of diverse backgrounds to gain experience in environmental biology through field research, laboratory research, or both. Interns will conduct guided independent research with their Faculty Mentor in various areas ecology including but not limited to microbial ecology, plant ecology, and wildlife ecology.
Qualifications 
minimal to no research experience, majoring in STEM field, US citizen or permanent resident
Contact 
Tara Westlie
URL 
im-sure.dbs.umt.edu
Email 
tara.westlie@umontana.edu
Number of Participants 
6-9
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes