Research Experience in Plant Biology at the University of Louisville

Title 
Research Experience in Plant Biology at the University of Louisville
Institution 
University of Louisville
Institution Type 
graduate research
City 
Louisville
State 
Kentucky
Field 
Plant biology, including genetics, development, molecular biology, biochemistry, ecology, and abiotic and biotic stress
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5250
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2015
Description 
- Immersive laboratory and/or field research experience. - Weekly meetings, including lectures and group discussions led by faculty on key issues in biology. - Educational activities and career preparation, including safety training, ethics training, and training on scientific writing and presentation. - Joint activities with students participating in diverse on-campus summer research programs. - Optional participation in Garden Commons, an urban garden program developed by the cultural center on the University of Louisville campus.
Qualifications 
Must be enrolled in an accredited B.A., B.S, or Associate degree-granting institution in Fall 2015.
Contact 
Mark Running
URL 
http://louisville.edu/biology/biology-nsf-reu
Email 
mprunn01@louisville.edu
Number of Participants 
6
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes