Undergraduate Biology Education Research Version 2 (UBERV2)

Title 
Undergraduate Biology Education Research Version 2 (UBERV2)
Institution 
University of Georgia
Institution Type 
Research university
City 
Athens
State 
GA
Field 
biology education research, science education research
Start Date 
5/21/18
End Date 
7/21/18
Stipend 
$4500 stipend + $750 food stipend = $5250
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
2/19/18
Description 
REU Site is a nine-week, NSF-funded program to involve undergraduates in designing and conducting research on undergraduate biology teaching and learning with mentorship from faculty from the University of Georgia life science departments and College of Education. The goals of the program are to develop undergraduates’ knowledge and skills in biology education research, encourage undergraduates to pursue doctoral study of biology teaching and learning, expand the diversity of the talent pool in biology education research, and contribute to the development of theory and knowledge about biology education in ways that can inform biology instruction.
Qualifications 
students must be US citizens or permanent residents
Contact 
Julie Stanton
URL 
http://uber.coe.uga.edu/
Email 
UBERreu@uga.edu
Number of Participants 
8
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes
Subsistence Cost 
$750 food stipend (mentioned above)