REU Site in Integrative Cellular and Molecular Biology

Title 
REU Site in Integrative Cellular and Molecular Biology
Institution 
University of Notre Dame
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
South Bend
State 
Indiana
Field 
Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Infectious Disease
Start Date 
May 31, 2015
End Date 
August 5, 2016
Stipend 
$5100
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 3, 2016
Description 
The focal point of the proposed projects is Integrative Cell and Molecular Biology. The program consists of 10 weeks of full-time research, a research proposal process, a weekly seminar program, regular group meetings in their research labs, special workshops on career choices in the sciences, integrative research, ethics, problem solving, and scientific writing. Lastly, participants will give a formal presentation at the end of the summer in the REU Summer Symposium.
Qualifications 
Current freshmen, sophomores, juniors and non-graduating seniors majoring in biological sciences or a biology related major, who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, are eligible to apply. Students with upper division courses or some research experience in cellular or molecular biology are strong candidates.
Contact 
Michelle A. Whaley
URL 
http://nd.edu/~biosreu/
Email 
whaley.3@nd.edu
Number of Participants 
12-14
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes