Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change

Title 
Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
Institution 
College of Charleston
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Charleston
State 
South Carolina
Field 
marine biology, environmental biology, ecology, physiology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry
Start Date 
May 28, 2015
End Date 
August 6, 2015
Stipend 
$5500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2015
Description 
A 10-week experience of independent research, science communication and career-development activities focused on our multidisciplinary theme (see program title). Interns investigate impacts of anthropogenic and natural environmental perturbations on marine organisms at one of the five partner institutions at our Fort Johnson campus.
Qualifications 
10 applicants are selected based on potential benefits to the student’s career, on what each student contributes to the intern group, and on evidence of strong potential for academic and personal achievement.
Contact 
Dr. Robert Podolsky, Program Director
URL 
reu.cofc.edu
Email 
podolskyr@cofc.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes