TECBio REU

Title 
TECBio REU
Institution 
University of Pittsburgh
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Pittsburgh
State 
PA
Field 
Bioinformatics & Genomics, Bioimage Analysis, Computational Drug Discovery, Computational Structural Biology, Systems Biology
Start Date 
May 22, 2017
End Date 
July 28, 2017
Stipend 
$5500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 13, 2017
Description 
We are an NSF-funded, 10-week, summer, REU program that provides a challenging graduate-level research experience in computational biology. In addition to performing cutting-edge research, TECBio students will also participate in other academic activities, such as classes, seminars, and discussions, while experiencing the various social and cultural activities available in Pittsburgh.
Qualifications 
We are looking for highly-motivated, mature, and balanced students who are interested in an immersive research experience in computational biology. Our students come from a variety of academic, ethnic, and geographic backgrounds, but all share a passion for pursuing research in this emerging field.
Contact 
Leah Russell
URL 
http://www.tecbioreu.pitt.edu/index.php?page=home
Email 
tecbio@pitt.edu
Number of Participants 
10, plus 2 from host institution
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no

There is up to $500 in travel support.