REU in Subtropical Marine Ecosystems

Title 
REU in Subtropical Marine Ecosystems
Institution 
University of Texas Marine Science Institute
Institution Type 
undergraduate and graduate research
City 
Port Aransas
State 
TX
Field 
marine science and related fields (e.g. biology, chemistry, environmental science)
Start Date 
June 2, 2014
End Date 
August 8, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 7, 2014
Description 
REUiSME offers research in fish physiology/ecology, ecosystem dynamics, and biogeochemistry. The program includes ten weeks of mentored research, seminars and workshops, and a symposium where students present their accomplishments. Projects take advantage of the wide variety of coastal habitats near the Institute, including bays, seagrass, estuaries, mangroves, and marshes.
Qualifications 
Students must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents
Contact 
Dr. Benjamin Walther
URL 
http://reu.utmsi.utexas.edu
Email 
utmsi.reu@gmail.com
Number of Participants 
8
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes