Winthrop University REU: Bridging Applied and Theoretical Mathematics

Title 
Winthrop University REU: Bridging Applied and Theoretical Mathematics
Institution 
Winthrop University
Institution Type 
public comprehensive
City 
Rock Hill
State 
South Carolina
Field 
Mathematics
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 24, 2015
Stipend 
$4500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 13, 2015
Description 
Winthrop University REU: Bridging Applied and Theoretical Mathematics is a nine week research experience in mathematical biology. Participants will begin research with the full-time support of a faculty research mentor, and transition to graduate style mathematics research. The program includes a professional development seminar, and a mathematical colloquium.
Qualifications 
U.S. Citizen or permanent resident who will be enrolled in an undergraduate program during the Fall of 2014. Must be currently enrolled at an undergraduate institution whose highest mathematics degree is at the Associate's or Bachelor's level OR enrolled at an institution with a graduate mathematics program but special circumstances limit your access to undergraduate research opportunities at your home institution.
Contact 
Dr. Joseph Rusinko
URL 
http://birdnest.org/wureu/
Email 
mathreu@winthrop.edu
Number of Participants 
8
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

On campus housing and a modest food allotment are provided. Support is available for travel to and from Winthrop and to attend the Joint Mathematics Meetings to present research