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REU: Integrative Marine Biology for the 21st Century (IMBio21)

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Would you like to study marine biology at a University renowned for its marine science research? UMass Dartmouth, located on the beautiful south coast of Massachusetts, is offering a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in Integrative Marine Biology for the 21st Century (IMBio21), sponsored by the National Science Foundation. Marine biology research draws on many disciplines and integrates that knowledge to help make scientific progress. Participants in the IMBio21 REU spend 10 weeks at UMass Dartmouth conducting original research with a faculty mentor, learning how scientific knowledge is integrated with the history and culture of the city of New Bedford, and developing skills as scientists and communicators.

Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
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Program Dates: 6/3/2018 - 8/11/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth (Lead)

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

Developmental Biology
Fish Biology
Invasive Species
Marine Biology
Marine Ecology

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

Page last updated 12/30/2017
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