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Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Estuarine and Coastal Marine Sciences

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Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

A 10 week semi-independent research program located on Pivers Island in coastal Carteret County of North Carolina. Coastal and estuarine invertebrate species and a variety of habitats (marshes, mudflats, sand flats, beaches, creeks, channels and coastal ocean) are readily available for research. Students works with with faculty mentors in the areas of marine sensory physiology, ecology and behavior, environmental toxicology,marine genetics, or coastal and estuarine processes.

Application Deadline: 2/14/2018
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Program Dates: 6/4/2018 - 8/10/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Duke University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Sciences
Genetics & Genomics
Marine Sciences & Oceanography
Molecular Biology

Marine Biology
Marine Biology
Marine Ecology
Marine Invertebrates
Marine Mammal Science
Marine Science
Sensory Biology

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

Page last updated 11/8/2017
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