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Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Animal Behavior


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an IBP member program

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

Description:
Our program offers a unique opportunity for talented undergraduates to do state-of-the-art research and gain valuable skills while exploring career opportunities in the sciences. During the first two weeks, interns divide their time between group training activities and their home laboratories. The group training activities include research seminar presentations, hands-on training in field and laboratory techniques, a trip behind the scenes at the Indianapolis Zoo, and a workshop on research ethics. For the remainder of the summer, students conduct individual research projects under the guidance of their mentors and prepare final presentations of the results. We also offer brief workshops on taking the GRE, applying to graduate school, and designing professional presentations in Power Point.


Application Deadline: 2/13/2017
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Program Dates: 5/22/2017 - 7/29/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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Indiana University, Bloomington (Lead)

Program Materials:
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Academic Disciplines:
Anthropology & Archaeology
Biology
Ecology & Evolution
Genetics & Genomics
Neuroscience
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Human Ecology
Zooarchaeology

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


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