Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology

Title 
Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology (TECBio) REU @ Pitt
Institution 
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Institution Type 
Graduate Research University
City 
Pittsburgh
State 
PA
Field 
computational and systems biology
Start Date 
May 19, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 2, 2014
Description 
TECBio REU @ Pitt is a 10-week program that provides a challenging graduate-level research experience in computational biology. In addition to performing cutting-edge research, TECBio students also participate in academic and professional development activities, while experiencing the various social and cultural activities available in Pittsburgh - America's most livable city.
Qualifications 
We are looking for highly-motivated, mature, and balanced students who are interested in an immersive research experience in computational biology. Our students are primarily rising juniors and seniors and come from a variety of STEM backgrounds in the life, physical, and computer sciences and engineering. Due to funding agency regulations, students must be US citizens or permanent residents.
Contact 
Joseph C. Ayoob
URL 
www.tecbioreu.pitt.edu
Email 
tecbio@pitt.edu
Number of Participants 
12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no