Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute (MTBI)

Title 
Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute (MTBI)
Institution 
Arizona State University
Institution Type 
Summer research opportunity for undergraduates
City 
Tempe
State 
Arizona
Field 
Applied Mathematics, Biology, Computational Modeling, Stochastic Modeling, Epidemiology
Start Date 
June 3, 2015
End Date 
July 25, 2015
Stipend 
$4000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
January 31, 2015
Description 
This intensive eight-week summer REU prepares undergraduates interested in working at the interface of mathematics, statistics and the natural and social sciences for the rigors of graduate studies. Participants receive intensive instruction in dynamical systems, stochastic processes, computational methods and modeling delivered by top scientists, special guest lecturers, colloquia speakers.
Qualifications 
Undergraduates who have completed at least their sophomore year Majoring in math, biology, or related fields At least one year of calculus Latinos, Native Americans and African Americans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Ciera Duran
URL 
http://mtbi.asu.edu/summer-program
Email 
crduran@asu.edu
Number of Participants 
17
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no