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Integrative Organismal Systems Physiology (IOSP) Fellowships


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

Description:
The APS IOSP program is designed to help undergraduate students nationwide from disadvantaged backgrounds, individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, and individuals with disabilities to complete 10-weeks of research in the laboratory of an established APS investigator. The summer research focus must be in the fields of comparative and evolutionary physiology.

IOSP Fellows receive a $4,000 stipend, $1,050 for housing expenses, two years of complimentary APS membership, and additional travel funds to attend and present at the Experimental Biology meeting.

IOSP Fellows participate in hands-on research and learn to develop a hypothesis, design and troubleshoot experiments, collect and analyze data, and write and present results. In addition, Fellows have the opportunity to:

-network with other APS Fellows interested in and conducting biomedical or basic research,

-explore the nature of research and the scientific process,

-investigate physiology career options and what it takes to find career success,

-learn about scientific writing and draft a meeting abstract,

-learn about common ethical issues in figure and text preparation, and

-pose their career questions to APS members.


Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
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Participating Institution(s):
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American Physiological Society (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biology
Cellular Biology
Medical Sciences
Physiology

Keywords:
Evolutionary Biology
Integrative Biology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 11/20/2017
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