Thanks to all,
Summer 2016 Field Courses
REU Opportunities (NSF Site)
Mountain Lake Biological Station
**** REU Applications due February 20 ****
Mountain Lake Biological Station (University of Virginia) announces its 2016 summer program of field-based undergraduate and graduate-level credit courses offered by nationally recruited faculty, and its NSF REU undergraduate research internship program, now in its 24th year.
Summer Courses: mlbs.org/summercourses
· Plant Diversity and Conservation
· Field Herpetology
· Science Writing
· Field Biology of Fishes
· Field Biology of Fungi
Financial aid available for undergraduate and graduate students.
Summer REU Internships: mlbs.org/reuprogram
REU participants are recruited from around the country for a unique 10-week learning and living research experience in the southern Appalachian Mountains. Students conduct independent research in field ecology, evolution, behavior and physiology under the supervision of station scientists. REUs are paid internships that include room and board, travel, and a $5,250 stipend.
Program dates: May 23 – July 29
NOTE: Application are due soon – February 20.
Please forward this information to colleagues or students you think might be interested. Thanks for your help!
**** Learn all about Mountain Lake at MLBS.org ****
Hoping you’ll join us on the mountain this summer,
Butch Brodie, Director
Web posting of this announcement and links to PDFs of print material: mlbs.org/summer2016
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- 1 Letter of Recommendation
All applications will be submitted directly to Emerson.
Institute of Molecular Biology,
Institute of Neuroscience,
Institute of Ecology and Evolution,
META Center for Systems Biology (Microbiology focus)
Department of Biology,
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry,
Department of Psychology,
Department of Human Physiology.
I encourage you to look at our programs, and I hope you will apply.
Thank you for considering this.
Contact with Questions: Marilyn Drennan
I hope this emails find you well! The Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is extending an invitation to students who wish to participate in a summer program here at the Harvard Chan School. I would like to kindly request that you circulate this flyer as well as the link for the application. Please feel free to contact me directly with any questions you may have regarding this program.
Application Deadline is February 26, 2016!
Summer Program website: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/epidemiology/diversity/summer-program-in-epidemiology/
Application link: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_b8f29JiTuh4dv0N
PDF Flyer(active links in PDF): https://cdn1.sph.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/61/2015/11/Summer-Program-Brochure-2016.pdf
In order to take advantage of this opportunity, applicants must meet all of the criteria below.
- Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals or permanent residents of the U.S.
- Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or above
- Applicants must be from a quantitative science background or have taken several quantitative classes beyond intro level courses
- Applicants must demonstrate an interest in public health
- Applicants must be from at least one underrepresented group in biomedical research, which is defined by meeting the NIH’s criteria below:
- People with disabilities
- Racial and ethnic groups such as blacks or African Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, American
- Indians or Alaskan Natives, and Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders;
- People from disadvantaged and low socioeconomic status;
- Annual family income below established low-income thresholds, based on family size;
- A rural, inner-city, or other environment that has inhibited a person from getting the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed for a research career
Eric DiGiovanni | Graduate Studies Coordinator
Department of Epidemiology | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
677 Huntington Ave, Kresge 90 | Boston, MA 02115
o: 617-432-1328 | f: 617-566-7805
Please inform your students that we are now accepting applications for the 2016 NIDA-funded Summer Research Fellowship in the Drug Abuse Research Training (DART) Program at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC.
The Summer Research Fellowship is a structured 10-week, mentored training program for medical students, graduate students, and undergraduate students interested in research. A stipend of $3,000 is provided.
For more information and to apply, email Ms. Vikki Bernotski at email@example.com or visit our website at:
Sudie Back, PhD, DART Program Director
Sarah Book, MD, DART Program Co-Director
Vikki Bernotski, MEd, DART Program Coordinator
Sudie E. Back, PhD
Addiction Sciences Division
Director, DART Research Training Program
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina
Staff Psychologist, Substance Abuse Treatment Clinic
Ralph H. Johnson VAMC
Charleston, SC 29403