Miller Summer Program in Animal Sciences

Title 
Miller Summer Program in Animal Sciences
Institution 
University of Missouri
Institution Type 
Graduate Research University
City 
Columbia
State 
Missouri
Field 
Animal Sciences
Start Date 
May 27, 2014
End Date 
July 26, 2014
Stipend 
$3,600 + one hour of academic credit
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2014
Description 
This program introduces students to animal sciences research, emphasizing food and fiber producing animals. Research areas include: ruminant and nonruminant nutrition; reproductive physiology; genetics and molecular biology; environmental physiology; and production and management. Each student will be working directly within a laboratory under the supervision of an internationally recognized researcher.
Qualifications 
Students are expected to have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and have completed 2 years of college. Selection is partially based on the applicant’s potential and motivation for future graduate study (PhD level) in animal sciences.
Contact 
Pam Cooper
URL 
http://www.undergradresearch.missouri.edu/programs-jobs/programs/fb-miller.php
Email 
CooperPJ@missouri.edu
Number of Participants 
3-5
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes