REU at The University of Iowa

Title 
REU at The University of Iowa
Institution 
The University of Iowa
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Iowa City
State 
Iowa
Field 
microbiology
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5250
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2015
Description 
We offer ten weeks of mentored, "hands-on" microbiology research to students who are considering a PhD in microbiology or an allied discipline. Participants will also attend lectures to broaden their understanding of microbiology and educate them about graduate school and career options.
Qualifications 
· Enrolled at a college or university and majoring in a biological science. · In their sophomore or junior year at the time of application. · Interested in graduate school and a career in biological research. · A US citizen or permanent resident (hold a green card). · Prior research experience is NOT a requirement. · Disadvantaged students (economically or first in family to attend college), underrepresented minority students, and students from colleges that do not have extensive research opportunities are especially encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Undergrade Micro Info
URL 
http://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/summer/
Email 
undergrad-micro-info@uiowa.edu
Number of Participants 
8-10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes