Structure and Function of Proteins

Title 
Structure and Function of Proteins
Institution 
University of South Alabama
Institution Type 
graduate research university
City 
Mobile
State 
AL
Field 
Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry
Start Date 
May 18, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$500/week
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Feb. 21, 2014
Description 
Participants will conduct independent research under faculty mentorship, explore the implications of their research with peers and mentors through formal and informal discussion groups, develop an understanding of the ethical implications of the research process, and present their research at an end of program symposium.
Qualifications 
To be eligible students must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident that is currently enrolled in an undergraduate program, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have completed an organic chemistry sequence, biochemistry sequence, thermodynamics, or statics.
Contact 
Dr. Anne Boettcher or Dr. Julio Turrens
URL 
http://www.southalabama.edu/alliedhealth/biomedical/ucur/index.htm
Email 
ucur@southalabama.edu or jturrens@southalabama.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no