REU Translational Ecology

Title 
REU Translational Ecology
Institution 
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Institution Type 
research
City 
Millbrook
State 
New York
Field 
Microbial processes in urban ecosystems
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
August 14, 2015
Stipend 
$6000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 5, 2015
Description 
As part of the REU program students will: • design and complete a research project; • publish results in our on–line Cary Institute Undergraduate Ecology Research Report; • be a part of an exciting research environment; • work closely with leading ecologists; • exchange ideas with a diverse group of students and scientists; • have access to state of the art facilities; • learn how to translate the science to the general public; • see how ecology research has an impact on our society.
Qualifications 
To be eligible for NSF/REU grant support, you must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. To be eligible for NSF/REU grant support you must still be enrolled as an undergraduate during the summer of your REU experience. For most, this means you must be returning to an undergraduate degree program in the fall.
Contact 
Patricia Smith
URL 
http://www.caryinstitute.org/students/reu-program/
Email 
smithp@caryinstitute.org
Number of Participants 
8-12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes