Models in Evolution, Ecology and Systematics

Title 
Models in Evolution, Ecology and Systematics
Institution 
University of Kansas
Institution Type 
undergraduate and graduate research
City 
Lawrence
State 
Kansas
Field 
evolutionary biology, ecology, systematics, bioinformatics
Start Date 
May 23, 2016
End Date 
July 29, 2016
Stipend 
$5500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2016
Description 
Biology, mathematics and computer science majors are invited to participate in research on applying models to biological questions. Working with a faculty mentors, students will test models empirically or develop mathematical models while participating in a program designed to support learning research and presentation skills.
Qualifications 
US Citizen or Permanent Resident, Enrolled in degree program not to be completed before December 2016
Contact 
Dr. Jennifer Gleason
URL 
http://eebreu.ku.edu/applications
Email 
eebreu@ku.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

travel to the program up to $500 provided