Undergraduate Biology Education Research (UBER) REU Site

Title 
Undergraduate Biology Education Research (UBER) REU Site
Institution 
University of Georgia
Institution Type 
R1 University
City 
Athens
State 
GA
Field 
Biology education research
Start Date 
May 27, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$4500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 28, 2014
Description 
UBER aims to develop undergraduates’ knowledge and skills in biology education research, encourage undergraduates to pursue doctoral study in biology education, expand the diversity of the talent pool in biology education research, and build knowledge and theory biology education in ways that can inform undergraduate biology instruction.
Qualifications 
To participate in the Undergraduate Biology Education Research REU Site at UGA, students must be planning to return to an undergraduate degree program in the subsequent fall. Particularly, students must not have graduated or expect to graduate in the year of the program. Additionally, students must be a US citizen or permanent resident. Applications from students from minority serving institutions and / or majoring in biology, education, psychology, anthropology, sociology, and statistics are especially encouraged.
Contact 
Erin Dolan
URL 
http://uber.coe.uga.edu/
Email 
eldolan@uga.edu
Number of Participants 
8
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no