Summer Student Program at The Jackson Laboratory

Title 
Summer Student Program at The Jackson Laboratory
Institution 
The Jackson Laboratory
Institution Type 
independent research institution
City 
Bar Harbor
State 
ME
Field 
Genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, computational biology, cancer research, neuroscience
Start Date 
June 4, 2016
End Date 
August 11, 2016
Stipend 
$4750
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 2, 2016
Description 
The Summer Student Program is designed to help students understand the nature of research science. The emphasis of this program is on methods of discovery and communication of knowledge. Under the guidance of a mentor, students integrate into an ongoing research program, develop an independent project, implement their plan, analyze the data and report their results.
Qualifications 
US citizen or permanent resident, enrolled as full time student and current undergraduate, requires Biology
Contact 
Michael McKernan
URL 
http://education.jax.org
Email 
michael.mckernan@jax.org
Number of Participants 
34
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

Housing, travel, and dining all provide on site.