Summer NSF-REU Program: Marine Biogeochemistry - From Salt Marshes to the Deep Ocean

Title 
Summer NSF-REU Program: Marine Biogeochemistry - From Salt Marshes to the Deep Ocean
Institution 
University of South Carolina
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Columbia
State 
South Carolina
Field 
Marine Biogeochemistry
Start Date 
May 26, 2014
End Date 
August 1, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 14, 2014
Description 
Students will participate in research projects on a variety of different topics related to Marine Biogeochemistry. Over a 10-week period, students will gain hands-on research experience, through developing their own research proposal, synthesizing and preparing their research for oral presentations, and culminating their research project into a final poster presentation.
Qualifications 
US citizen or a permanent resident in the US or its territories; and either a rising sophomore, junior, or senior currently enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program. Applicants from underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Dr. Tammi Richardson
URL 
http://www.msci.sc.edu/ReuProgram/overview
Email 
tammirichardson@gmail.com
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes