NSF Funded REU-Site Program: Independent Field Research in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior at Mountain Lake Biological Station

Title 
NSF Funded REU-Site Program: Independent Field Research in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior at Mountain Lake Biological Station
Institution 
University of Virginia
Institution Type 
Graduate Research University
City 
Charlottesville
State 
VA
Field 
Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
Start Date 
Late May
End Date 
Early August
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40+
Deadline 
Feb. 20, 2014
Description 
Student researchers work closely with researcher mentors and take leadership roles in all aspects of the study - they design the study, prepare the proposal, collect data, perform analysis, and finally they interpret the results and prepare a written and oral presentation. Ours program offers a high degree of independence. All housing, dining and travel to the site is provided.
Qualifications 
Applicants must be current undergraduate students and must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions.
Contact 
Eric Nagy
URL 
http://mlbs.org/reuprogram
Email 
mlbs-reu@virginia.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes