Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt)

Title 
Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt)
Institution 
The Engineering Research Center for Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), based at Stanford University, UC-Berkeley, Colorado School of Mines, and New Mexico State University
Institution Type 
graduate research
City 
Stanford / Berkeley / Golden / Las Cruces
State 
CA / CA / CO / NM (respectively)
Field 
Environmental Engineering; Environmental Science; Civil Engineering; Water Resources Engineering; Hydrogeology; Microbiology; Mechanical Engineering
Start Date 
May 2015 (exact dates vary by campus)
End Date 
August 2015 (9-10 weeks)
Stipend 
$4500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2015
Description 
REUs work with ReNUWIt researchers on projects in water science and engineering. Participants learn laboratory/field techniques, are immersed in ReNUWIt's collaborative and multi-disciplinary culture, and conduct meaningful research in state-of-the-art facilities.
Qualifications 
U.S. citizen or permanent resident (required by NSF) Junior or senior as of Fall 2015, graduating no earlier than December 2015 Attend U.S. college or university; preference to students from primarily undergraduate institutions and non-ReNUWIt campuses
Contact 
Dr. Pam McLeod
URL 
http://www.renuwit.org/research-experience-undergraduates-reu-program
Email 
pamelamc@stanford.edu
Number of Participants 
10-15
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no